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


Traditional Undergraduate Program

Traditional Undergraduate Program (fees subject to change)


  1. 1-11 (and over 18 hours) per credit hour: $1095
  2. 12-18 credit hours, per semester: $13,375

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. 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.

  1. Summer 1 Term and Summer Term, (undergraduate students) per credit hour: $550
  2. Summer European Tour, (Art/Design/Architecture)per credit hour: $275
  3. Auditing students, per hour: $275
  4. Private Instruction fee - for credit, per credit hour $225 (half-hour lessons), $450 (hour lessons) [in addition to the normal hourly rate if over 18 hours or under 12 hours]
  5. Private Instruction fee - no credit, $225 [in addition to the hourly audit tuition rate if total registered hours is over 18 hours or under 12 hours]
  6. Class Voice, Piano and Guitar lessons: $110
  7. Prep and Christian Service Students, per credit hour: $150 (except music lessons)
  8. Special Course Arrangement: $375

Room and Board

  1. 19 Meal Plan:Multiple occupancy, per semester: $4,495
    Single occupancy, per semester: $4,975
  2. 14 Meal Plan:
    Multiple occupancy,
    per semester: $4,380
    Single occupancy, per semester: $4,860
  3. 10 Meal Plan: (Not available to freshmen and new students):
    Multiple occupancy, per semester: $4,260
    Single occupancy, per semester: $4,745
  4. Commuter 5 Meal Plan, per semester: $615
  5. All Students Christmas and Spring Breaks, room only, per day: $30
  6. Summer, room only: $150 per week
  7. Summer term, room and board (3 weeks in May): $750

Standard Fees

  1. Judson Student Activity Fee per semester: $190** for residents, $160** for commuters
    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 TechnologyFee, per semester: $200**
  3. Spanish Virtual Textbook, (SPN192A): $100 per course
  4. Ministry Retreat Fee (MIN202): $130
  5. Student Teaching Fee: $100 per course
  6. Education Practicum Fee, EDU131, EDU231 E/EC, EDU331 E/EC/S/VA/ME/PE: $25 per course
  7. Strengths Quest on-line book code (GEN101): $12.50 per course
  8. SADA Supply/Design Fees
DES/MED234X  $17 per course
DES/MED232X, 233X, 331X, 332X, DES327 $25 per course
ARC101 $50 per course
DES322, DES/MED340X  $50 per course
DES228, 321, DES420, 496, 497$75 per course
ART/MED323X, DES122 $100 per course
ART/MED323X $75 per course
ART217, 315, 315H, ARC381 (Sum Tour)$100 per course
ARC381 (Summer Tour)$100 per course
ART111, ART316,/316H, ARC310, DES121 $125 per course
ART211, 311, 311H, 312 $150 per course
ART314, ART/MED223X $175 per course
ART212, 212H  $225 per course
ART218 $250 per course
ARC122 $650 per course
ARC251X/252X, 351/352M ARC/DES451X/452X $950 per course
ARC575/651/652/681/682 (GRAD)$950 per course

Class Reservation Deposit

  1. Housing Security Deposit: $150
  2. Health/Accident Insurance:
    Basic plan
    (fall semester) $TBD
    Basic plan
    (spring semester and following summer) $TBDStudents are required to select one of these plans if enrolled for more than five credit hours. Students are not charged when evidence of similar coverage, with completed waiver form, is received by Health Center within 10 days following registration. Refunds cannot be made after this date.
  3. Motor vehicle registration, per semester: $60
    Fine for not registering vehicle,
    per semester: $100
    Handicapped zone fine
    : $350
  4. Credentials (placement file)
    First three orders no charge; thereafter, per order: $10
  5. I.D. replacement fee: $10
  6. Late processing fee for incomplete medical records 30 days after registration: $35
  7. Smoking fine, each incident: $100
  8. Returned check fee: $25
  9. ACH Return Fee: $15 (For NSF online electronic payments or for incorrect account numbers)
  10. Diploma replacement fee: $25

Academic Fees

  1. Graduation fee: $100 Cap, gown, diploma, and other Commencement expenses.
  2. Late registration fee: $150 (For pre-registration after the end of the spring term for returning students. New students registering after the term begin date will be assessed the late registration fee.)
  3. Fee for late payment of student bill: $150 (Note: Tuition and fees for all semesters and terms are due two weeks prior to the first day of class.)
  4. Deferred payment fee (Judson Tuition Deferment Plan) fee: $75 per semester, $125 for full year
  5. Add/drop course change, per transaction: $30 (See the Adding and Dropping Courses section of this catalog for details.)
  6. CLEP, DSST or similar administration fee for exam(s) through Judson, per test: $15
  7. Deferred payment fee: $100 per term, for employer reimbursement deferred payments
  8. Challenge examination development/evaluation fee, per credit hour: $75

New Student Fees

  1. Application Fee: $50
  2. Enrollment Deposit: $250 (Guarantees a place for students and applies to first semester tuition; nonrefundable after June 1).

** Basic charge for full-time traditional undergraduate student


Music Certificate

  1. Application Fee: $40 Due with the application
  2. Campus Technology Fee for each each term: $200 per term
  3. Total Tuition (24 credits total for over two terms): $12,000 due in full before start of program or split over two terms
  4. Medical Insurance for International Students: Fall $534 Spring $856 (required unless proof of insurance is provided)
  5. Room and Board for International Students - Fall and Spring: $8,990 ($4,495 per semester)




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

Kirsten Olson
Student Records
Transcript Ordering
Enrollment Verifications

Jill A. Hargis
Graduation Auditor

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