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Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

For On-Campus Students
Tuition rates for HBU full-time undergraduate students are based on a flat or “block” tuition. This block rate will allow students to take from 12-18 credit hours per semester for a fixed amount.

Tuition Rates*
Full-time (flat rate 12-18 semester hours)
$17,125 per semester
Semester hours in excess of 18

$770 per semester hour

Part-time (less than 12 hours per semester)

$1,425 per semester hour

Summer

$575 per semester hour

Estimated Annual Tuition*
For 12-18 semester hours (2 semesters)

$34,250

Technology and General Fees (2 semesters)

$2,350

Total Tuition and Fees

$36,820

* Does not include course-specific and/or special user fees.
Fees

Fall and Spring Fees

Technology Fee
$510 per semester, $1,020 per year

General Student Fee
$665 per semester, $1,330 per year

Total Fees
$1,175 per semester, $2,350 per year

Summer Fees

Technology Fee
$325

General Fee
$155

Total Summer Fees
$480


Course-Specific and Special User Fees

Fee
Amount
ACP Supervisor Fee (per course)
$500
Art Studio Fee (per course)
$50
Athletic Training Fee (per course)
$35
Audit Fee (per semester hour) (no credit given)
$400
Education Field Based Course Fee (per course)
$85
Education Testing Fee (per course)
$157.50
Equine-Assisted Counseling Field Based Course Fee
$100 per course
General Fee – summer
$155
General Fee – Full-time/Part-time (per semester) fall/spring
$665
Husky Bucks – Commuter/Residential Undergraduate Students (per semester)
$108.25
International Fee (per semester)
$75
Late Registration Fee – after first day of class
$250
Late Payment Fee – applies only to students who register on time but do not meet payment deadline after census date
$250
Major Field Test Fee (per course)
$30
Matriculation Fee (first semester only)
$150
Music Accompanist Fee (per course) – voice lessons only
$375
Music Accompanist Fee (per course) – instrumental Lessons only
$187.50
Music Accompanist Opera Fee (per course)
$50
Music Lit Fee (per course)
$75
Music Private Lesson Fee (per credit hour)
$60
Narrative Arts Facilities Fee
$35
Narrative Equipment Fee
$55
Narrative Production Fee
$115
Nursing Lab Fee (per course)
$70
Online Course Fee (per credit hour)
$80
Parking Fee (annual)
$150
SAT (institutional)
$40
Science Computer Lab Fee (per course)
$70
Science Laboratory Fee (per course)
$70
Senior Citizens (Age 60+) per credit hour
$300
TEA EPP Fee (per course)
$40
Technology Fee – summer
$325
Technology Fee – Full-time/Part-time (per semester) fall/spring
$510
Video Production Computer Lab Fee (per course)
$40
Transcripts, Enrollment Verifications and Statement of Standing
No Charge
All Fees Are Non-Refundable

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Scholarships and Grants

HBU strives to make educational programs a viable option for all qualified students through opportunities for scholarships, grants and other types of financial aid. For additional information on scholarships, grants and loans visit HBU.edu/FinancialAid.