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Tuition & Fees for 2016-17

2016-17 Academic Year
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Full-Time Tuition for 2016-17

Undergraduate (12-18 credits per semester) per Academic Year
College of Arts and Sciences $28,119
Heller College of Business $28,665
College of Education $28,119
Chicago College of Performing Arts $35,664
Evelyn T. Stone College of Professional Studies (All programs except those directly listed below): $28,119
BPS programs in criminal justice, commerce and enterprise, and sustainability (for any number of credit hours entering before fall 2013) $624/credit hour
BPS programs in criminal justice and sustainability (for any number of credit hours entering fall 2013 or later) $759/credit hour
Graduate (9-12 credits per semester) 1 per Academic Year
College of Arts and Sciences $18,996
MFA in Creative Writing students entering before fall 2012 $18,941
MFA in Creative Writing students entering fall 2012 or later $20,564
MA in Biomedical Sciences students entering fall 2015 or later (9-14 credits) $29,810
Heller College of Business $22,000
College of Education - Counseling $17,639
College of Education - New Deal Teacher Academy Program $14,508
Evelyn T. Stone College of Professional Studies $18,941
Chicago College of Performing Arts (9-13 credits) $35,664
Doctoral (9-12 credits per semester) 2 per Academic Year
College of Arts and Sciences: PsyD students entering before fall 2010 $19,483
College of Arts and Sciences: PsyD students entering fall 2010 or later $23,272
College of Arts and Sciences: PhD in I/O Psychology $19,483
College of Pharmacy: PharmD $48,925
and pharmacy technology fee $900
Summer session 2017 tuition is assessed by credit hour and is not included in academic year charges with the exception of the College of Pharmacy tuition charge, which does include the summer term.

Part-Time Tuition for 2016-17

Undergraduate (1-11 credits per semester) per Credit Hour
College of Arts and Sciences $759
Heller College of Business $773
College of Education $759
Evelyn T. Stone College of Professional Studies (All programs except those directly listed below): $759
BPS programs in criminal justice, commerce and enterprise, and sustainability (for any number of credit hours entering before fall 2013) $624
BPS programs in criminal justice and sustainability (for any number of credit hours entering fall 2013 or later) $759
Chicago College of Performing Arts $1,485
Graduate (1-8 credits per semester) 2 per Credit Hour
College of Arts and Sciences $854
MA in Clinical Psychology students entering before fall 2012 $851
MA in Clinical Psychology students entering fall 2012 or later $1,042
MFA in Creative Writing students entering before fall 2012 $851
MFA in Creative Writing students entering fall 2012 or later $1,132
MA in Biomedical Sciences students entering fall 2015 or later (9-14 credits) $1,656
Heller College of Business $989
College of Education - New Deal Teacher Academy Program $811
College of Education - Off Campus Cohort $360
College of Education - Online Programs $395
Evelyn T. Stone College of Professional Studies $851
Chicago College of Performing Arts (9-13 credits $1,981
Doctoral (1-8 credits per semester) per Credit Hour
College of Arts and Sciences: PsyD students entering before fall 2010 $1,082
College of Arts and Sciences: PsyD students entering fall 2010 or later $1,293
College of Education: EdD $689
College of Pharmacy: PharmD $1,442

Room & Meal Rates for 2016-17

Wabash Building 3 Academic Year Contract
Single bedroom* $12,299
Double bedroom* $9,227
Triple bedroom* $8,097
Standard meal plan $3,700
  * meal plan required  
University Center 3 Academic Year Contract
Single bedroom in 4 bedroom apartment ("Quad 4-bedroom Apt") $12,876
Double bedroom in 2 bedroom apartment ("Quad 2-bedroom Apt") $10,530
Double bedroom in 1 bedroom suite ("Double Deluxe")* $9,990
Double bedroom in 2 bedroom suite ("Quad Semi-Suite")* $8,796
Basic meal plan $2,904
  * meal plan required  
All students living in university housing, all PharmD students, and all international students are required to have health insurance: either the Roosevelt University sponsored plan or equivalent coverage. Students required to have insurance are charged for the Roosevelt plan. Students with sufficient personal coverage may waive the Roosevelt plan by the advertised deadline. Go to Student Health Insurance, Immunization & Medical Resources for more information.

Fees (non-refundable) for 2016-17

Application Fees
Undergraduate $25
Graduate $25
International $25
Performing Arts $100
Fees per semester
Undergraduate General Fee 4 $125
Graduate General Fee $150
Student Activity Fee 5 $25
CTA Ventra U-Pass 6 $138
New degree seeking first-year, transfer, part time & full time Chicago undergraduates are charged a one-time new student orientation fee.7

Deposits for 2016-17

Admission (except Chicago College of Performing Arts)8 $200
Admission (Chicago College of Performing Arts) – non-refundable $500
Housing9 $250

1. In certain graduate programs, it is recommended that a maximum of nine credit hours be taken in any single semester. In some programs, no more than nine credits may be taken in any single semester. Please consult an advisor regarding your program of study.

2. A doctoral student is considered full-time at six credit hours, is eligible for a CTA Ventra U-Pass, and may be eligible for federal financial aid. The full-time tuition rate does not apply until nine credit hours.

3. Different and possibly higher rates will apply for alternate room configurations and premium floors. Twelve month contracts are also available. Go to Room Rates for more information.

4. For full-time undergraduate students (except those in Performing Arts, the BPS programs in criminal justice, commerce and enterprise, and sustainability), the General and Activity Fees are included in tuition.

5. Non-degree/at large enrollees and those enrolled in fully online programs are exempt from the Student Activity Fee.

6. Non-refundable fee applied to all full-time Chicago Campus students regardless of usage. The amount of the fee is subject to change by the Chicago Transit Authority and Ventra.

7. Excludes CCPA, fully online,.and.adult students in College of Professional Studies, international students, and re-admitted students.

8. Non-refundable once the intended start term has begun.  Read about admitted students' admission deposit.

9. Refundable if the housing contract is cancelled in writing by July 15th.  Read about housing contract cancellations.