Tuition & Fees – Annual Costs

Undergraduate Annual Costs

2016–2017 Annual Cost of Attendance

Undergraduate Tuition: $28,800 (12–18 credits)
Room & Board: $8,100 (double occupancy in the residence halls)
Student Fees: $400
Total Cost of Attendance: $37,300

The University reserves the right to change tuition and fees during the period that this catalog is in force if it should become necessary.

Undergraduate Tuition

Kirkland Undergraduate Amount
Fall & Spring Tuition: Package rate per semester (12 – 18 credits) (includes Technology Fees) $14,400.00
Summer Term Tuition: Undergraduate per credit hour – no package rate $500.00
Other Tuition Rates
Tuition per credit hour over 18 credits $800.00
Tuition per credit hour under 12 credits $1,200.00
Course Auditing: Tuition per credit hour $160.00
Seminar Tuition Rate: Tuition per credit hour $160.00

Housing Costs

Single Students Resident Charges (Charged per semester) Amount
Residence Hall Standard Double Room (Full Meal Plan, Double Occupancy, per semester, per resident) $4,050.00
Residence Hall Standard 3-Person Room (Full Meal Plan, Triple Occupancy in larger room, per semester, per resident) $4,050.00
Residence Hall Room Standard Private Room (Full Meal Plan, Single Occupancy, per semester, per resident) $4,726.00
Student Apts.: 2b/2b w/study (Fully furnished, quad occupancy, per student/semester; incl. cable, internet & utilities) $2,420.00
Student Apts.: 2b/2b no study (Fully furnished, quad occupancy, per student/semester; incl. cable, internet & utilities) $1,820.00
Student Apt.: 3b/2b w/study (Fully furnished, 6-person occupancy, per student/semester; incl. cable, internet & utilities) $1,990.00
Family & Graduate Student Residential Charges (Charged per Month) Amount
FIRs Apt (1b/1b) (includes electric, water, sewer, gas, waste management, internet and local phone service) $770.00
FIRs Apt (1b/1b) (includes water, sewer, gas, waste management, internet and local phone service) $740.00*
FIRs Apt (2b/1b) (includes water, sewer, gas, waste management, internet and local phone service) $850.00*
FIRs Apt (2b/2b) (includes water, sewer, gas, waste management, internet and local phone service) $950.00*

*Contact Housing Coordinator for remodeled unit pricing.

Selected Fees

Student Services Fee Amount
Per Semester (new and continuing students) $200.00
Student Services Fee is used for the costs of: student activities board events, yearbook, student newspaper, intramural programming, fitness center access, student government and other student leadership programs, athletic events, student ministry events, all-school banquet, and other university social and cultural functions. (Charged to Kirkland tradition undergraduate students enrolled in 7 or more credits in any given semester. Not charged for Summer Terms).
Health and Wellness Services Fee Amount
Per Semester (new and continuing students) $70.00
Health and Wellness Services Fee is charged to Kirkland traditional undergraduate students enrolled in 4 or more credits in any given semester, providing access to the Wellness Center services.

Estimated Costs

Estimated Costs per Semester (Not Including Summer University)

The approximate cost of tuition, fees, room and board, for one semester is $17,013.00. This will vary according to academic load, subject matter, special fees, and Residence Hall selection. An average of $500.00 per semester should be allowed for books. The cost for a student commuting from home is approximately $13,239.00 per semester. Note: these estimates assume a 12–18 semester credit hour load.