2017-2018 Academic Year
|*The full meal plan is required for all freshman(29 or fewer credit hours). Students with 30 or more credit hours recorded on their Calvary transcript may select from other meal plan options.|
|Undergraduate Tuition||Click for Program Specific Tuition Costs|
|Graduate Tution||Click for Program Specific Tuition Costs|
|Seminary Tuition||Click for Program Specific Tuition Costs|
|Student Services Fee (max $378/semester)||$63 per credit|
|Social Activity & Project Fee (max $60/semester)||$10 per credit|
|Double Dorm Room||$650 per 8 week cycle|
|Single Dorm Room||$800 per 8 week cycle|
|Laundry Tech Fee (charged to all dorm residents)||$62.50 per 8 week cycle|
|Meal Plan (20 meals/week required for all freshman)*||$660.00 per 8 week cycle|
|Lunch Only Meal Plan||$352 per 8 week cycle|
|Supper Only Meal Plan||$308 per 8 week cycle|
|Other Housing Options|
|Philadelphia Hall, 1 or 2 bedroom, no board (23 or older)
*See catalog or request student housing guide for married housing.
$570-600* per month
|Enrollment Fee (one-time)
Orientation Fee (one-time)
Add/Drop Registration Change Fee (Per change/set of changes made after early registration period)
Dorm Room and Key Deposit
Course Fees (varies by course)
Music Lesson Fee (per credit, in addition to tuition)
Voice Lesson Accompanist Fee
Books and Supplies (estimated)
Personal Items (estimated)
Independent Study Fee
$35.00 per hour
*Transportation costs will vary depending on distance traveled and the type of transportation used. Single students under 23, not living with parents or grandparents, are required to live on campus. Meal plan is required for all Freshman students living in the dorm.
Explanation of Costs/Fees
Tuition provides partial funding for instructional and institutional expenses. It is due prior to the start of classes. Only courses for which the student has registered and for which the tuition fee has been paid may be attended.
Student Services Fee
Provides partial funding for non-instructional functions such as registration, compliance with Department of Education and accrediting agency regulations and policies,fine arts series performances, library use, chapel, lecture series, security, class dues, social funds, intramural sports/athletics, admission to on-campus intercollegiate athletic events, ID cards, and mail service. (Charged for both credit and audit hours).
Social Activity and Project Fee
A semester fee assessed to all students. Funds are disbursed to Classes and Student Senate organizations to provide for projects and activities.+
Laundry and Technology Fee
The cost of providing washers and dryers in the dorm and the cost of technology in the dorm, such as internet connectivity, cell phone signal boosters, network equipment, security equipment, etc.
Dorm Room and Key Deposit (Refundable)
Due upon acceptance as a student. Your deposit reserves a room and is retained as long as you reside in the dorm. Your deposit will be refunded provided the room is left clean and in good repair, and you owe no other outstanding balances to Calvary.
Required of all new and re-enrolling applicants. This includes all degree-seeking and non-degree-seeking students, including Early College students. Calvary University graduates who continue toward an advanced degree the next semester are not required to pay the enrollment fee.
The cost of sessions and social activities associated with orientation. New, first-time freshmen and transfer students are required to attend.
Add/Drop Registration Change Fee
The cost for registering for courses, adding, dropping, or switching courses, sections, or course types after the early registration period for the next semester. Continuing students who have not registered or make changes after the last day to register for the next semester will be charged this fee each time they make a change or set of changes to their registration. First semester students are not charged this fee, but rather are assessed the $100 Enrollment Fee. This fee is charged each time a student initiates a change to their enrollment, regardless of the number of classes involved. Students are responsible for their enrollment and should speak with the Registrar’s Office if they have any questions.
The cost of taking a class simply for the value of learning. No academic credit is given, nor is any academic record generated.
Degree Seeking Student: $50/per course
Non-Student/Non-Degree Seeking Student: $150/per course
Course/Technology Fee ($0-$100)
The cost for use of labs and equipment or for materials used in select courses. Fees for each course, if any, are listed by course in the Course Descriptions of the catalog.
Music Lesson Fee ($125/hour)
The cost per credit hour of private music lessons. This fee is in addition to the tuition charge for the credit hour(s). No refunds are made for lessons missed. Students may not take private lessons for audit.
Voice Lesson Accompanist Fee ($75-$200)
Students taking voice lessons are charged an accompanist fee. This fee is then paid to the accompanist. The semester that a voice major performs his/her senior recital is charged an additional accompanist fee to compensate the recital accompanist.
Cost Planning and Comparison Tools:
Is a planning tool and resource to assist prospective students and their families as they evaluate options in selecting a school.
Is a consumer tool that provides school information to include tuition and fees, retention and graduation rates, use of financial aid, student loan default rates and features a cost calculator and school comparison tool.
Can be used by prospective students to enter the names of up to three schools and receive detailed financial information on each one and to enter actual financial aid award information.
The Financial Aid Shopping Sheet
Is a model aid award letter designed to simplify the information that prospective students receive about costs and financial aid so they can easily compare institutions and make informed decisions about where to attend school. If you have completed a current FAFSA, contact the Financial Aid Office at Calvary to receive your personalized Financial Aid Shopping Sheet.