Value matters.

Cornerstone University is committed to affordability. That means you can expect less debt as an undergraduate student. With academic awards available to 100% of incoming first-time freshmen, we invest in you and in lowering the total cost of your degree.

Annual Costs for 2016-17

Costs and tuition rates listed below reflect enrollment in 12-17 credit hours per semester and selection of an on-campus housing option.

Tuition

$26,490
12-17 Credits Per Semester

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Room & Board

$8,810
Residence Hall Living Costs

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Fees

$370
Student & Course Fees

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Total Cost

$35,670
Estimate for Academic Year

Room & Board Per Semester       

Weekly Meal Plan

 7 Meals (Seniors Only)
10 Meals
12 Meals
15 Meals
18 Meals

 

Residence Hall

$3,685
$3,960
$4,140
$4,405
$4,660

 

Apartment

$3,885
$4,160
$4,340
$4,605
$4,860

 

Commuter

Commuter Fee (includes 25 meals):
$150 per semester

Supplemental Meal Plan:
$165 (25 meals per semester)

Tuition Rates

  • 2016-17 Full-Time Tuition Rate (12-17 credit hours per semester): $26,490
  • Part-Time Tuition Rate (fewer than 12 credit hours): $1,005 per credit
  • Over Block Rate Tuition (over 17 credit hours): $700 per credit hour
  • Summer 2016 On-Campus Instruction: $720 per credit hour
  • Summer 2016 Online Instruction: $370 per credit hour

Course Fees

  • Terra Firma Course Fee: $275
  • 1 Hour Music Lesson: $500 per semester (in addition to normal tuition charges for the academic credit for the lesson)
  • Independent Study: $95 per credit hour
  • Class Fees (if applicable, i.e. lab costs, etc.): Costs vary by course per semester

Other Cost Information

  • Technology Fee: $185 per semester ($40 for summer term)
  • Vehicle Registration Fee: $75 per semester
  • Payment Plan Fee: $50 per semester (if applicable)
  • Books: $1,000 (estimated cost per year)
  • Transportation & Personal Expenses: $2,890 (estimated costs per year)

Earn an Affordable Degree

Learn how Cornerstone partners with you to lower educational costs and maximize your investment in an undergraduate degree. List us as a recipient on your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Cornerstone University's Federal School Code is 002266.

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