Tuition & Fees

Our tuition is more affordable than you might believe. Within the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities, our costs fall among the lowest. With our generous financial aid packages, we become even more affordable for students and their families.

Learn more about financial aid options.

Academic 2014-2015 Rates
Changes effective June 1st of Academic Year. 

$6,264 per 16 week term (based on 12 hours per semester at $522 per credit hour. Block tuition for 14-16 hours is $7,308).

Online Students*
*Students taking 100% online courses pay $425 per credit hour instead of the $522 rate above.

Residence Hall Room Rates
$2,034 (Double Occupancy) $2,519 (Single Occupancy) per 16 week term. Plus $125 housing deposit.

$1,505 (12-Meal Plan) $1,618 (19-meal Plan) per 16 week term.

On Campus Apartments
$835 - Married Housing per month
$700 - Single Room Rate per month
$650 - Double Room Rate per month
** On Campus apartment housing is based on availability.**


Tuition for Graduate-level courses is $580 per credit hour. Financial aid is available for graduate students who carry a part-time load (a minimum of three credit hours.)

Laboratory fees are listed in the course descriptions.

Other Miscellaneous Costs 

Athletic Fees: $75 per 16 week term
(Effective Fall 2016 the athletic fee rate will increase to $100 per semester)

For a listing of all other costs, please visit the Business Office pages.

Note: Southwest reserves the right to make changes, without notice, in tuition, fees, and charges as deemed necessary.