Financial Aid

Tuition and 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 or approved scholarships and/or financial aid awards sufficient to cover tuition and fees.

2017 – 2018 Tuition and Fees

Tuition Undergraduate Graduate
English Language $460/unit
General Studies/ General Education/ Undecided $460/unit
Business Administration $460/unit $557/unit
Psychology $460/unit $565/unit
Buddhist Chaplaincy $550/unit
Religious Studies $545/unit
Audit $150/unit $150/unit
Credit by examination $100/unit $100/unit
Investment Club program fee
On-line extended studies
Certificate Programs
Spring or Fall (20 hrs/week, 16 weeks) $3,600
Summer (20 hrs/week, 6 weeks) $1,350
TOEFL (5 hrs/week, 16 weeks) $856
ESP $540
TESOL (total 18 units) $460/unit
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 fees $100
Late Registration Fee $50
Late/Re-take EPT Fee $100
Student Association fee (mandatory 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 $100
Doctoral Degree $125
Re-application for graduation fee $25
Transcript fee/Student verification fee $10 per copy
Rush (same day) $25 per copy
Next Day $15 per copy
Faxed unofficial transcript (per fax) $15 per copy
Diploma re-order fee $50
Refund service charge $20 per refund
Student ID replacement $25
Dishonored/replacement check/stop payment $30 per payment
Doctoral Students’ Candidacy Fee $100
Finance charge past due balance 1% per month
Student penalty fee (Student Success Center) $10 per time
Housing (Non-Refundable)/Room & Board
Single Occupancy with 200 meals $5,060 per semester
Single Occupancy with 2500 meals $5,375 per semester
Double Occupancy with 200 meals $3,442 per semester
Double Occupancy with 250 meals $3,757 per semester
Triple Occupancy with 200 meals $2,907 per semester
Triple Occupancy with 250 meals $3,222 per semester
Housing Fees
Housing Application fee (non-refundable) $50
Security Deposit $150 per person
Lost key fee (non-refundable) $25
Mail box fee (non-refundable) $20 per semester

All rates are subject to change