Tuition & Fees 2020-2021

Due to the public health crisis caused by COVID-19, note that some or all instructional format may change for the academic year 2020-21. Tuition and fees will remain in place regardless of any changes that may occur.  In the event that instructional format changes take place at any time during the 2020-21 academic year, tuition, fees and room and board will not be refunded.

Day Students1

Full time (12-18 credit hours) $36,010/year $18,005/semester
Part time (less than 12 credit hours) $1500 per credit hour
Overload (more than 18 credit hours) $1,500 for each add'l hour
over 18 credit hours

Evening and Weekend Students

Evening and Weekend Classes $399 per credit hour

Day and Evening/Weekend Summer programs

Summer classes $399 per credit hour
Summer housing $117 per week

Online Programs

Undergraduate Degree Program $399 per credit hour
Graduate MBA Program $499 per credit hour
Day MAEd Program $399 per credit hour

Audits

Day students (for credit) $1,500 per credit hour
Evening and Weekend students (for credit) $399 per credit hour
Other students (non-credit)2 $50 per credit hour

January Term

Full time Day students (12+ credit hrs) in both fall and spring semesters 3 $740 Day
Part-Time Day students fall or spring $740+1,500 per credit hour
Evening and Weekend students $399 per credit hour
Day students completing graduation requirements from the fall semester 4 $399 per credit hour
January Term Housing $461

Freshman Mandatory January Term Fee5

January Tuition Fee
$740
January Term Housing $461

Miscellaneous Annual Fees

Housing Damage Deposit (Residents Only) $150 Fee
Car Decal $100 (per vehicle)
Student Activity Fee (Day students Only) $200
Technology Fee (Day students Only) $700
Student Health Insurance (Optional) $2,286

1Day students enrolled in between 12 and 18 credit hours per semester will be charged the full time rate. Day students attending less than 12 semester hours will be considered part time and will be charged $1,500 per credit hour. Students enrolled in more than 18 hours at the conclusion of the drop/add week of either the fall or spring semester are considered in overload and will be charged $1,500 for each credit hour over 18. Students can take between 1 to 4 credits for service courses per semester which do not apply towards the maximum credit hour calculation.
2Students auditing a class for non-credit are charged $50 per credit hour. Students age 65 and over are charged $50 per course.
3Non-Freshmenstudents enrolled full time during fall and spring semesters may take a course during January term at no additional cost beyond the January term fee. If a student attends January term and does not return for the spring semester, they will be charged $1,500 per credit hour for the
January term course in addition to the January term fee.
4Students finishing up their graduation requirements during the January term are charged the Evening/Weekend per credit hour rate.
5All incoming Freshmen are required to attend the January term. Students will be charged the non-refundable housing and tuition fee during their incoming semester.


Note: The charges listed above are the average cost of attendance at Virginia Wesleyan University. Some courses have additional fees; please see specific course descriptions on MyBeacon.

 

If payments are not received by the due date, the University may cancel the student's registration and housing assignment.

Students with account balances and/or financial holds will not be permitted to register for future terms, nor will the University release transcripts or diplomas.

If a student balance becomes past due and is sent to a collection agency, the student is responsible for all collection agency fees, attorney fees, court costs and other costs necessary for the collection of the balance.

Additional information on University policies and procedures is available in our catalog.