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Tuition & Costs for Returning Students

The University of Charleston is committed to providing the best value for your educational investment.

The costs of a college education can be broken down into direct educational costs (tuition), living costs (room & board), estimated costs for fees, books and supplies, and discretionary costs (transportation and personal expenses).  

2013-2014 Undergraduate Tuition & Costs

  On Campus Off Campus

Fixed costs: 

   

Tuition 

$25,500

$25,500 

Room 

$4,900

 

Board*

$4,100

 

Total fixed charges 

$34,500 

$25,500 

Estimated costs: 

   

Fees**

$1,200

$1,200 

Books/Supplies

$1,500 

$1,500 

Transportation

$1,200 

$1,500 

Personal/Miscellaneous

$1,500 

$900 

Total estimated costs 

$5,400 

$5,100 

Total budget 

$39,900 

$30,600 

 

* Board charges are based on our most popular meal plan. Other meal plans are available.

**Stated fees are an estimate of student fees for parking, laboratory fees, and charges noted in individual course listings. Fees for individual students will vary. The Student Solutions Center is the best source for information about charges, payments and student accounts.

The University of Charleston reserves the right to alter charges and fees.