Student Resources

Tuition & Fees for 2017-2018

Registration is not complete until all tuition and mandatory fees have been paid. If payment is not received by the Accounting Office by the payment deadline, a late fee charge is assessed. Payment must be made in full by cash, check, or credit card payable to “University of the West”, unless prior authorization has been obtained for a payment plan, approved scholarships, and/or financial aid awards sufficient to cover tuition and fees.

Tuition Undergraduate Graduate
Business Administration Program $460/unit $557/unit
Psychology Program $460/unit $565/unit
Buddhist Chaplaincy Program $550/unit
Religious Studies Program $545/unit
Languages Program $460/unit
General Studies Program / Undecided Program $460/unit
General Education Program $460/unit
Audit $150/unit $150/unit
Credit by Examination $100/unit $100/unit
Certificate Programs
English Language Institute
Spring or Fall (20hr/week, 16 weeks) $3,600
Summer (20 hr/weeks, 6 weeks) $1,350
TOEFL (5hr/week, 16 weeks) $856
TESOL (total 18 units) $460/unit
ESP English for Specific Purposes $540
Non-Refundable Fees
One-Time Fees
Application (Domestic) $50
Application (International) $100
Identification Card $25
Re-Admission Fee (Domestic) $50
Re-Admission Fee (International) $100
Per Semester
Mandatory Fees (Full-Time Student) $450
Mandatory Fees (Part-Time Student) $320
Late Payment Fee * $100
Late Registration Fee $50
Late/Re-take EPT Fee $100
Mandatory Student Association Fee $25
Health Insurance (International Students) ** Click here for more details
Add/Drop Fee after add class deadline $10
Graduation Application Fee $50
Graduation Walk-in (Cap & Gown)
Bachelor’s Degree $75
Master’s Degree $115
Doctoral Degree $125
Re-application for Graduation Fee $25
Transcript Fee / Student Verification Fee $10 / copy
Rush (Same Day) $25 / copy
Next Day $15 / copy
Faxed Unofficial Transcript (per fax) $15 / copy
Diploma Re-order Fee $50
Refund Service Charge $20 / refund
Student ID Replacement $25
Dishonored/Replacement Check/Stop Payment $30 / payment
Doctoral Students’ Candidacy Fee $100
Finance charge past due balance 1% / month
Students Penalty Fee (Learning Center) $10 / time
Housing (Non-Refundable) / Room Only
Single Occupancy $3,800 / semester
Double Occupancy $2,182 / semester
Triple Occupancy $1,647 / semester
Meal Plan
200-meal $1,260 (minimum requirement)
250-meal $1,575
Housing Application Fee (Non-Refundable) $50
Security Deposit $150 / person
Lost Key Key (Non-Refundable) $25
Mail Box Fee (Non-Refundable) $20 / semester

* Deadline for avoiding this late payment fee is on Thursday prior to the first day of the term.
** Subject to change.