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Tuition and Fees

Direct Costs

ExpenseAnnual CostSemester Cost
Tuition$31,250$15,625
Room (based on a two-person room)$3,770$1,885
Board$6,040$3,020
Activity Fee $370$185
University Technology Fee$300$150
TOTAL DIRECT COSTS$41,730$20,865

Tuition

FeeAnnual CostSemester Cost
Total (Full-Time Tuition, Standard Two-Person Room, Full Meal Plan, University Technology Fee and Student Activity Fee)$41,730$20,865
Full-Time Tuition (semester hours 10-18)$31,250$15,625
Part-Time Tuition (semester hours less than 10 or over 18)$965 per semester hour

Room (nonrefundable after the first week of school)

Fee (per student)Annual CostSemester Cost
Standard Two-Person Room$3,770$1,885
Semi-Private Room$4,290$2,145
Private Room$4,780$2,390
Small and Thomas Apartments Rental Deposit(unfurnished)$450
Small and Thomas Apartments Rental:
   Two students$5,370$2,685
   Three students$4,970$2,485

Board

PlanAnnual CostSemester Cost
Full Meal Plan (available to all students)$6,040$3,020
Five-Meal Plan (available to students in apartments and off campus)$3,050$1,525
21 Plus Meal Plan$6,200$3,100
75 Meals (available to students off campus only)$3,050$1,525

Student Fees

ItemAnnual CostSemester Cost
Student Activity Fee (students in 10 or more hours) -
$50 of this fee is nonrefundable because it provides $50 of dining program G Bucks
$370$185
University Technology Fee (full-time students) - part-time students are charged $7 per credit hour$300$150

Other Fees

ItemFee
Athletic Participation Fee(nonrefundable) - Assessed in fall to all students with athletic scholarships$100 per year

$50 for spring only students
Background Check- Education majors$35 one time
C-BASE Testing Fee- Education majors$60 per test
Course and Lab Fees:
   Business/Marketing Course Fee:SPMT3300 Sport Marketing$10 per course
   English Course Fee:ENGL3530 Digital Filmmaking$135 per course 
   Health and Movement Science Course Fee:
      ATHT3100 Prevention and Care$30 per course
      ATHT4730, ATHT4901, HLTH1100, PHED2250, PHED2720, RECR1100$35 per course
      PHED0610 Life Guard Training$70 per course
      PHED0360 Scuba Diving$150 per course
      PHED4720 Practicum III$250 per course
   Keyboard/Piano Class Lab Fee:
      MUSC1710 & MUSC1720 Keyboard Skills I & II   $40 per course
      MUSC1740 Piano Class$40 per course
      MUSC2120 Piano Class for Proficiency$40 per course
   Music Course Fee:MUSC1120$55 per course
   Music Lesson Course Fee:
      One semester hour$380
      Two semester hours$500
      Three semester hours$530
      Four semester hours$575
   Music Senior Recital Fee:MUSC4700$55 per semester
   Science Laboratory Course Fee:
      BIOL1520, 2300, 3400, 3420, 3440$50 per course
      BIOL2430, 2440$25 per course
      BIOL2100, 2360  $70 per course
      BIOL/CHEM4120, 4130$75 per course
      BIOL3310, 4450 / CHEM1431, 1441$60 per course
      BIOL/CHEM4310, BIOL3310$90 per course
      CHEM3300, 3411, 3421, 3610, 3620, 4330$30 per course
   Studio Art Course Fee$10 per course
   Theatre Course Fee$45 per course
Deposit(to be paid prior to enrollment)$200 one time
Education Technology Fee(nonrefundable) - Education majors$50 per year
G Bucks Dining Program(nonrefundable) - $50 of the $185 Student Activity Fee$50 per semester
iPad Initiative Fee(nonrefundable) - Education majors$570 one time
Music Instrument Rental Fee$30 per semester
Program Support Fee(online courses)$18 per course
Retired Citizen Administration Fee(tuition waived for one course per semester)$50 per semester
Student Teaching Fee(Additional costs may result if student is teaching outside a 90-mile radius of either the Lamoni or Independence campus)
Elementary Education majors - State of Iowa requires PRAXIS testing. Charges for this are paid directly to the testing service.
$185
Study Abroad Enrollment Fee(nonrefundable)
   Fall or spring semester$500
   Summer session$300
   Internship only / individual study (any session FA/SP/SU)$150
Vehicle Registration Fee(nonrefundable) - whether residing on or off campus$50 per year

Lamoni Campus – Summer Session

ItemFee
Tuition$345 per semester hour
Room - Small and Thomas Apartments: (see Housing Contract for dates)
   Two students$1,670 per student
   Three students$1,540 per student
Summer storage (current students only)$200 per student

Direct Costs

Expense Annual CostSemester Cost
Tuition$30,650 $15,325
Room (based on a two-person room)$3,630$1,815
Board$5,810$2,905
Activity Fee$370$185
University Technology Fee$300$150
TOTAL DIRECT COSTS$40,760$20,380

Tuition

FeeAnnual CostSemester Cost
Total (Full-Time Tuition, Standard Two-Person Room, Full Meal Plan, University Technology Fee and Student Activity Fee)$40,760$20,380
Full-Time Tuition (semester hours 10-18)$30,650$15,325
Part-Time Tuition (semester hours less than 10 or over 18)$950 per semester hour

Room (nonrefundable after the first week of school)

Fee (per student)Annual CostSemester Cost
Standard Two-Person Room$3,630$1,815
Semi-Private Room$4,130$2,065
Private Room$4,600$2,300
Small and Thomas Apartments Rental Deposit(unfurnished)$450
Small and Thomas Apartments Rental:
   Two students$5,170$2,585
   Three students$4,780$2,390

Board

PlanAnnual CostSemester Cost
Full Meal Plan (available to all students)$5,810$2,905
Five-Meal Plan (available to students in apartments and off campus)$2,940$1,470
21 Plus Meal Plan$5,970$2,985

Student Fees

ItemAnnual CostSemester Cost
Student Activity Fee (students in 10 or more hours) -
$50 of this fee is nonrefundable because it provides $50 of dining program G Bucks
$370$185
University Technology Fee (full-time students) - part-time students are charged $7 per credit hour$300$150

Other Fees

ItemFee
Athletic Participation Fee(nonrefundable) - Assessed in fall to all students with athletic scholarships$100 per year

$50 for spring only students
Background Check- Education majors$35 one time
C-BASE Testing Fee- Education majors$60 per test
Course and Lab Fees:
   Business/Marketing Course Fee:SPMT3300 Sport Marketing$10 per course
   English Course Fee:ENGL3530 Digital Filmmaking$135 per course 
   Health and Movement Science Course Fee:
      ATHT3100 Prevention and Care$30 per course
      ATHT4730, ATHT4901, HLTH1100, PHED2250, PHED2720, RECR1100$35 per course
      PHED0610 Life Guard Training$70 per course
      PHED0360 Scuba Diving$150 per course
      PHED4720 Practicum III$250 per course
   Keyboard/Piano Class Lab Fee:
      MUSC1710 & MUSC1720 Keyboard Skills I & II   $40 per course
      MUSC1740 Piano Class$40 per course
      MUSC2120 Piano Class for Proficiency$40 per course
   Music Course Fee:MUSC1120$55 per course
   Music Lesson Course Fee:
      One semester hour$380
      Two semester hours$500
      Three semester hours$530
      Four semester hours$575
   Music Senior Recital Fee:MUSC4700$55 per semester
   Science Laboratory Course Fee:
      BIOL1520, 2300, 3400, 3420, 3440$25 per course
      BIOL2100, 2360  $40 per course
      BIOL3310, 4120, 4130, 4310, 4450 / CHEM1431, 1441, 4120, 4130, 4310$60 per course
      CHEM3300, 3411, 3421, 3610, 3620, 4330$30 per course
   Studio Art Course Fee$10 per course
   Theatre Course Fee$45 per course
Deposit(to be paid prior to enrollment)$200 one time
Education Technology Fee(nonrefundable) - Education majors$50 per year
G Bucks Dining Program(nonrefundable) - $50 of the $185 Student Activity Fee$50 per semester
iPad Initiative Fee(nonrefundable) - Education majors$570 one time
Music Instrument Rental Fee$30 per semester
Program Support Fee(online courses)$18 per course
Retired Citizen Administration Fee(tuition waived for one course per semester)$50 per semester
Student Teaching Fee (Additional costs may result if student is teaching outside a 90-mile radius of either the Lamoni or Independence campus)
Elementary Education majors - State of Iowa requires PRAXIS testing. Charges for this are paid directly to the testing service.
$185
Study Abroad Enrollment Fee (nonrefundable)
   Fall or spring semester$500
   Summer session$300
   Internship only / individual study (any session FA/SP/SU)$150
Vehicle Registration Fee(nonrefundable) - whether residing on or off campus$50 per year

Lamoni Campus – Summer Session

ItemFee
Tuition$345 per semester hour
Room - Small and Thomas Apartments: (see Housing Contract for dates)
   Two students$1,670 per student
   Three students$1,540 per student
Summer storage (current students only)$200 per student

Direct Costs

ExpenseAnnual CostSemester Cost
Tuition$29,750$14,875
Room (based on a two-person room)3,4901,745
Board5,6102,805
Activity Fee370185
University Technology Fee300150
TOTAL DIRECT COSTS$39,520$19,760

Tuition

FeeAnnual CostSemester Cost
Total (Full-Time Tuition, Standard Two-Person Room, Full Meal Plan, University Technology Fee and Student Activity Fee)$39,520$19,760
Full-Time Tuition (semester hours 10-18)$29,750$14,875
Part-Time Tuition (semester hours less than 10 or over 18)$800 per semester hour

Room (nonrefundable after the first week of school)

Fee (per student)Annual CostSemester Cost
Standard Two-Person Room$3,490$1,745
Semi-Private Room$3,970$1,985
Private Room$4,420$2,210
Small and Thomas Apartments Rental Deposit(unfurnished)$450
Small and Thomas Apartments Rental:
   Two students$4,970$2,485
   Three students$4,590$2,295
   Four students$4,380$2,190
Small and Thomas Apartments Animal Deposit$450

Board

PlanAnnual CostSemester Cost
Full Meal Plan (available to all students)$5,610$2,805
Five-Meal Plan (available to students in apartments and off campus)$2,840$1,420
21 Plus Meal Plan$5,770$2,885

Other Fees

ItemFee
Athletic Participation Fee(nonrefundable) - Assessed in fall to all students with athletic scholarships$100 per year

$50 for spring only students
Background Check- Education majors
$35 one time
C-BASE Testing Fee- Education majors$60 per test
Course and Lab Fees:
   Business/Marketing Course Fee:
      BUAD4210 Seminar - Social Media Marketing$60 per course
      SPMT3300 Sport Marketing$10 per course
   English Course Fee:ENGL3530 Digital Filmmaking$135 per course
   Health and Movement Science Course Fee:
      ATHT4730, ATHT4901, HLTH1100, PHED2250, PHED2720, RECR1100$35 per course
      PHED0610 Life Guard Training$70 per course
      PHED0360 Scuba Diving$150 per course
      PHED4720 Practicum III$250 per course
   Keyboard/Piano Class Lab Fee:
      MUSC1710 & MUSC1720 Keyboard Skills I & II   $40 per course
      MUSC1740 Piano Class$40 per course
      MUSC2120 Piano Class for Proficiency$40 per course
   Music Course Fee:MUSC1120$50 per course
   Music Lesson Course Fee:
      One semester hour$380
      Two semester hours$500
      Three semester hours$530
      Four semester hours$575
   Music Senior Recital Fee:MUSC4700$55 per semester
   Science Laboratory Course Fee:
      BIOL1520, 2300, 2430, 2440, 3400, 3420, 3440$25 per course
      BIOL2100, 2360, 4120, 4130 / CHEM4120, 4130$40 per course
      BIOL3310, 4450$50 per course
      BIOL4310 / CHEM1431, 1441, 4310$60 per course
      CHEM3300, 3411, 3421, 3610, 3620, 4330$30 per course
   Studio Art Course Fee$10 per course
   Theatre Course Fee$45 per course
Deposit(to be paid prior to enrollment)$200 one time
Education Technology Fee(nonrefundable) - Education majors$110 per year
G Bucks Dining Program(nonrefundable) - $50 of the $185 Student Activity Fee$50 per semester
iPad Initiative Fee(nonrefundable) - Education majors$700 one time
Music Instrument Rental Fee$25 per semester
Program Support Fee(online courses)$18 per course
Retired Citizen Administration Fee(tuition waived for one course per semester)$50 per semester
Student Teaching Fee (Additional costs may result if student is teaching outside a 90-mile radius of either the Lamoni or Independence campus)
Elementary Education majors - State of Iowa requires PRAXIS testing. Charges for this are paid directly to the testing service.
$185
Study Abroad Enrollment Fee (nonrefundable)
   Fall or spring semester$500
   Summer session$300
   Internship only / individual study (any session FA/SP/SU)$150
Vehicle Registration Fee(nonrefundable) - whether residing on or off campus$50 per year

Lamoni Campus – Summer Session

ItemFee
Tuition$335 per semester hour
Room - Small and Thomas Apartments: (see Housing Contract for dates)
   Two-person occupancy$1,605 per student
   Three-person occupancy$1,480 per student
   Four-person occupancy$1,330 per student
Summer storage (current students only)$200 per student

Lamoni Campus – Discounts

Honors Program Tuition Waiver: 100% waiver over 18 hours
Tuition waiver for hours over 18, for students officially admitted to the Honors Program with a cap of 21 hours. Hours over 21 will not be waived.

Music Lesson Tuition Waiver: 100% waiver over 18 hours
Applicable to music majors, minors and Lamoni Campus full-time students for hours over 18 due to Music Lesson Course enrollment.

Retired Citizen Tuition Waiver: 100% waiver (students 60 years of age or over)
Tuition waived for one course per semester and requires a $50 administration fee.

Summer Travel Programs

Full-time Lamoni Campus students who have earned a minimum of 15 s.h. in residence will have the option to enroll in the following off-campus experiences tuition-free during the summer session. Trip expenses will still apply. If conditions have not been met, full tuition will be charged.

Travel Experiences Tuition Waiver (either group-led or study abroad program approved): 100% One Course per Summer
If student is enrolled full-time at least one semester in the preceding academic year and completed 15 s.h. in residence. Fees, room, board and other costs may still apply.

Internships, Practicums and Individual Studies Abroad Tuition Waiver: 100% One Course per Summer
If student is enrolled full-time at least one semester in the preceding academic year and completed 15 s.h. in residence. Fees, room, board and other costs may still apply. Students may enroll in a maximum of 3 s.h. of internship, practicum, or individual study abroad per academic year tuition-free.

Trip Expenses: Determined per program
Trip expenses are required to be paid prior to trip departure. Student account needs to be in good standing (either paid in full or current on payment plan.)

For more information regarding additional fees, please see General Fees.