Undergraduate Catalog - Financial Information - Undergraduate Principle Charges | Judson University Christian College


Traditional Undergraduate Program

(fees subject to change)


  • 1-11 (and over 18 hours) per credit hour: $1,145
  • 12-18 credit hours, per semester: $13,925
  1. Summer Term, per credit hour: $560
  2. Summer Architecture Tour, per credit hour: $275
  3. Auditing Students, per hour: $280
  4. Private Instruction Fee, for credit, per credit hour [in addition to the normal hourly rate if over 18 hours or under 12 hours]: half-hour lessons $225: hour lessons: $450
  5. Private Instruction Fee, no credit, [in addition to the hourly audit tuition rate if total registered hours is over 18 or under 12 hours]: $225
  6. Group Instruction Fee, per class (class voice/piano/guitar; in addition to hourly tuition if under 12 or over 18 hours): $110
  7. High School Prep Students, per credit hour (except music lessons): $130
  8. Christian Service Program, per credit hour (except music lessons):$150
There will be a $25 per course fee assessed for non-degree seeking Judson University alumni and for non-degree seeking senior citizens age 65 or older taking courses for no credit, provided there is space available within the courses.  Seniors and alumni must pay pertinent fees, if any (e.g. private music lessons, supply fees, etc.).  Senior citizens and alumni may register for courses, as space permits, from the day before classes begin until the close of registration.  If you are interested in taking a course please contact the Registrar's Office for assistance.  


Room and Board 

  1. 19 Meal Plan:
    Multiple occupancy, per semester: $4,825 
    Single occupancy, per semester: $5,350
  2. 14 Meal Plan:
    Multiple occupancy,
    per semester: $4,725
    ingle occupancy, per semester: $5,250
  3. 10 Meal Plan: (not available to freshmen and new students):
    Multiple occupancy, per semester: $4,595 
    ingle occupancy, per semester: $5,120
  4. 7 Meal Plan: (available to UNDG student teachers only)
    Multiple occupancy, per semester:$4,475 
    Single occupancy, per semester: $5,00
  5. Commuter Meal Plans:
    5/week, per semester $650
    10/week, per semester $1,315
  6. Christmas and Spring Break, per day (all students, room only): $35
  7. Summer, per week (all students, room only): $155

Standard Fees

  1. Judson Student Life Fee, per semester (prorated based on number of credit hours): resident: $240; commuter:$210
    Provides a budget for the JSO to plan concerts, social outings, mission trips, spiritual life retreats, community service outings, banquets, class, commuter and dorm events. Also provides executive student senators with basic stipends.
  2. Campus Technology Fee, per semester (prorated based on number of credit hours): $200
  3. Ministry Retreat Fee, per course (MIN202): $130
  4. Principles/Practices Missions Fee, per course (MIN 325/326): $1,500/$1,000
  5. Communication and Media Experience Fee, per course (MED 144): $50
  6. Exercise and Sport Science Fee, per course (ESS 112, 140): $20
  7. IRC Membership Fee, per course (EDU321); $25 
  8. Student Teaching/edTPA Fee, per course (EDU411): $400
  9. Education Practicum Fee, per course (Practicum II and III, except hometown): $25

SoADA Studio Technology Fees:

 Per Course
ART181   $25 per course
MED144, ARC101$50 per course
ART319C, ART319M, ART419C, ART419M, ART496, ART497 
DES228, DES232, DES233, DES234, DES496, DES497
$100 per course
ART111, DES121, DES122$125 per course
ART217, ART227, DES322, DES331, DES332$200 per course
ART211, ART311, ART314 $225  per course
ART315, ART316
DES321, DES420, DES496, DES497
FLM243, FLM343, FLM444, FLM496, FLM497 
$250 per course
ART218, ART222, ART223, ART323, DES228$300 per course
ART212, DES340            $400 per course
ART122$650 per semester
ARC251, ARC252, ARC351, ARC451, ARC452 $950 per semester

Non-Academic Fees

  1. Housing Security Deposit: $150
  2. Health/Accident Insurance: 
    Fall $618 
    (August 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015)
    Spring/Summer $860 (January 1, 2016 - July 31, 2016) 
    All international Students, all graduate architecture students, all music certificate students, and all traditional undergraduate students taking 6 or more credit hours will be automatically enrolled in the insurance plan.  Continuing education and evening degree program students are not eligible to enroll in the insurance plan.  Home study, correspondence, internet, and television (TV) course do not fulfill the eligibility requirements. 
    Students are not charged when evidence of similar coverage, with completed waiver form is received in the Health Center within 10 days following registration. No refunds issued after this date. 
  3. Motor Vehicle Registration, per semester: $60
  4. I.D. replacement Fee: $25

Academic Fees

Graduation Fee (cap, gown, diploma, and other commencement expenses):$100
Credentials (placement file): three free, then per order: $10
Diploma Replacement Fee: $25 

  1. Late Registration Fee (returning students who pre-register after end of Spring Semester and new students who register after the term begin date): $150
  2. Late Payment Tuition Fee, per semester (Tuition and fees for all semesters and terms are due two weeks prior to the first day of class): $150
  3. Add/Drop Fee, per transaction (See the Adding and Dropping Courses section of this catalog for details): $30
  4.  Deferred Payment Fee (Judson Tuition Deferment Plan - options available to Student Accounts Staff to reduce or eliminate this fee): per semester $75; full year $125
  5. Deferred Payment Fee, per term (employer reimbursement deferred payments): $100
  6. Challenge Examination Fee, per credit hour (development/evaluation): $75
  7. Special Course Arrangement Fee, per course: $375

New Student Fees

  1. Application Fee: $50 
  2. Enrollment Deposit (Guarantees a place for students and applies to first semester tuition; nonrefundable after June 1): $250
  3. New Student Orientation Charge, first semester only: $100

Student Fines and Fees  

  1. Failure to Register Vehicle Fine, per semester: $100 
  2. Handicapped Zone Fine: $350 
  3. Late Medical Records Processing Fee: (for incomplete medical records 30 days after registration): $35 
  4. Smoking Fine, each incident: $100 
  5. Returned Check Fine, per occurrence: $25 
  6. ACH Return Fine, per occurrence (NSF online electronic payment or incorrect account numbers): $15  



Registrar Office Staff

Virginia L. Guth
Associate Vice President for Student Success/University Registrar


Maria L. Aguirre
Assistant to the Registrar
Graduate Programs
Study Abroad Programs


Heather Johnson
Assistant Registrar
Adult Programs


Susan J. Kunze
Assistant to the Registrar
Traditional Programs


Caitlin Kiel
Student Records
Transcript Ordering
Enrollment Verifications


Kirsten Olson
Transfer Student Director


Jill A. Hargis
Graduation Auditor

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