Undergraduate Tuition & Fees


Below is a breakdown of the costs you may be charged as an on-campus, daytime undergraduate student at Briar Cliff University. Annual costs are based upon the 2019-20 academic calendar year of enrollment (including fall and spring terms):

Full-time undergraduate students

DIRECT EXPENSES TOTAL (2019-20 academic year)
Full time tuition $30,988
General fees $1,034
Health & Wellness fee $180
Residence Hall charges* 
(standard double-room)
$4,494*
Meal plan* (standard) $4,760**
Residential Activity Fee (if living on campus) $130
Estimated Total Direct Cost $41,744
OTHER EXPENSES TOTAL
Books (estimated expense) $1,320
Transportation (estimated expense) $2,600
Personal/Misc Allowance (estimated) $1,144
Athletic Fee (athletes only) $305
Loan Fee (if applicable) $158
Loft Rental (if applicable) $129
Parking (if registering vehicle) $90

 

Part-time undergraduate students

EXPENSE TOTAL (2019-20 academic year)
Tuition per semester hour $1,034/hour
Student Fee $38/hour

 


*Students will be charged more for living in single rooms, large private rooms or the Baxter-Digiovanni upperclassmen suites.

**Meal plans come in various sizes, with various amounts of flex dollars that can be used at Java City and the Fire Pit. For more information on meal plans, visit the Campus Dining page.

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