Incoming Graceland students for Fall 2022 –

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Lamoni Campus


Tuition and Fees

Direct Costs

ExpenseAnnual CostSemester Cost
Room (based on a two-person room)$3,900$1,950
Activity Fee $370$185
University Technology Fee$350$175
TOTAL DIRECT COSTS$42,070$21,035


FeeAnnual CostSemester Cost
Total (Full-Time Tuition, Standard Two-Person Room, Full Meal Plan, University Technology Fee and Student Activity Fee)$42,070$21,035
Full-Time Tuition (semester hours 10-18) (calculates to $1,042.00 per s.h.)$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$3,900$1,950
Semi-Private Room$4,440$2,220
Private Room$4,950$2,475
Small and Thomas Apartments Rental Deposit(unfurnished)$450
Small and Thomas Apartments Rental:
   Two students$5,550$2,775
   Three students$5,140$2,570


PlanAnnual CostSemester Cost
Full Meal Plan (available to all students)$6,200$3,100
Five-Meal Plan (available to students in apartments and off campus)$3,130$1,565
21 Plus Meal Plan$6,360$3,180
75 Meals (available to students off campus only)$3,130$1,565

Student Fees

ItemAnnual CostSemester Cost
Student Activity Fee (students in 10 or more hours) -
Each semester, $50 of this fee is used to provide $50 in dining program G Bucks and is therefore non-refundable
University Technology Fee (full-time students) - part-time students are charged $7 per credit hour$300$150

Other Fees

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
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$40 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$110 per year
G Bucks Dining Program(nonrefundable) - $50 of the $185 Student Activity Fee$50 per semester
iPad Initiative Fee(nonrefundable) - Education majors$600 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.
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

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.