Tuition, Fees and Assessments for Spring 2015

The amounts listed below are accurate but are SUBJECT TO CHANGE without advance notice. Regular tuition, fees, and assessments are charged for courses taken as audit. The tuition, fees, and assessments listed below are an estimate. Actual costs are determined when a student registers for classes each semester and are based on factors such as student level, residency, credit hours, and miscellaneous course fees.

Click on the links below for more information pertaining to charges and payment methods.


 

Undergraduate Tuition, Fees, and Assessments:

The tuition, fee, and assessment amounts in the table below apply to students who are NOT in an online program. Students who have applied and been admitted to an online program and take 100% online courses pay different tuition, fee, and assessments. Please see E-tuition (Online Program Tuition, Fees, and Assessments) for those amounts.

Click here for a detailed description of all fees and assessments (pdf)

These fees and assessments are charged to all students, whether they plan to benefit from them or not.

(SM = Summer, FL = Fall, SP = Spring)

Non-Guaranteed Tuition Rate Term of Entry/Program Tuition (Illinois Resident) per hour Tuition (Non-Illinois Resident) per hour Mandatory Fees and Assessments
Non-Guaranteed Tuition Prior to SM09 or Non-Degree Seeking $280.50 $586.50 Full-time (12 hours or more)
$1122.00
plus
$18.20 per hour

Part-time (less than 12 hours)
$984.50
plus
$18.20 per hour

Non-Guaranteed Tuition SM09, FL09, SP10 $270.25 $575.25
Non-Guaranteed Tuition SM10, FL10, SP11 $289.00 $594.00

 

Guaranteed Tuition Rate Term of Entry/Program Tuition (Illinois Resident) per hour Tuition (Non-Illinois Resident) per hour Mandatory Fees and Assessments
Guaranteed Tuition SM11, FL11, SP12 $289.00 $594.00 Full-time (12 hours or more)
$1122.00
plus
$18.20 per hour

Part-time (less than 12 hours)
$984.50
plus
$18.20 per hour

Guaranteed Tuition SM12, FL12, SP13 $303.00 $608.00
Guaranteed Tuition SM13, FL13, SP14 $308.25 $613.25
Guaranteed Tuition SM14, FL14, SP15 $313.50 $618.50

In addition to the fee and assessment amounts above, students in online courses will also pay the Online Course Fee (this $25 per hour charge is NOT reflected in the amounts above).

All full-time and part-time students are charged the Student Insurance Fee (this $410.00 amount IS reflected in the amounts above).

  • Students who are enrolled in only online courses will NOT be eligible for insurance coverage and will not be assessed the fee.
  • Student insurance can be waived if proof of the comparable coverage is provided. Click here for additional information.
  • The insurance amount is subject to change pending new contract.

All full-time and part-time students are charged the Student-to-Student Grant Fee (this $4.00 amount IS reflected in the amounts above). This fee provides financial support to undergraduate and graduate students who demonstrate high financial need. The fee has been included in the amounts listed above because it is assessed each term. However, it may be waived if requested. For Spring 2015, the waiver must be requested between January 20, 2015, and February 20, 2015, through the Office of Records and Registration.

Students participating in the Senior Learner Program do not pay tuition, mandatory fees, or assessments, but do pay a non-refundable $40.00 Senior Learner Fee, in addition to the $4.00 Student-to-Student Grant Fee, and all course related fees.

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Graduate Tuition, Fees, and Assessments:

Click here for a detailed description of all fees and assessments (pdf)

These fees and assessments are charged to all students, whether they plan to benefit from them or not.

(SM = Summer, FL = Fall, SP = Spring)

Level Tuition (Illinois Resident) per hour Tuition (Non-Illinois Resident) per hour Mandatory Fees and Assessments
Graduate $319.25 $665.25 $414.00
plus
$102.95 per hour

Graduate Student Tuition Differentials

Students in select graduate programs will also pay a differential amount per credit hour in addition to the Graduate tuition amount above. Click here for additional information regarding graduate student tuition differentials (pdf).

Program Additional Tuition per hour
Graduate – Computer Science
On-Campus
$40.75
Graduate (Doctoral) – Public Administration
On-Campus
$80.75

In addition to the fee and assessment amounts above, students in online courses will also pay the Online Course Fee (this $25 per hour charge is NOT reflected in the amounts above).

All full-time and part-time students are charged the Student Insurance Fee (this $410.00 amount IS reflected in the amounts above).

  • Students who are enrolled in only online courses will NOT be eligible for insurance coverage and will not be assessed the fee.
  • Student insurance can be waived if proof of the comparable coverage is provided. Click here for additional information.
  • The insurance amount is subject to change pending new contract.

All full-time and part-time students are charged the Student-to-Student Grant Fee (this $4.00 amount IS reflected in the amounts above). This fee provides financial support to undergraduate and graduate students who demonstrate high financial need. The fee has been included in the amounts listed above because it is assessed each term. However, it may be waived if requested. For Spring 2015, the waiver must be requested between January 20, 2015, and February 20, 2015, through the Office of Records and Registration.

Students participating in the Senior Learner Program do not pay tuition, mandatory fees, or assessments, but do pay a non-refundable $40.00 Senior Learner Fee, in addition to the $4.00 Student-to-Student Grant Fee, and all course related fees.

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E-Tuition (Online Program Tuition, Fees, and Assessments):

UIS has a special tuition rate that applies only to online courses. This rate is termed “electronic tuition,” or simply “E-tuition.” The following students will qualify for E-tuition:

  • All Illinois residents who have applied and been admitted as a degree-seeking
    student in an online program and take only online courses.
  • All non-residents of Illinois who have applied and been admitted
    as a degree-seeking student in an online program and take only online courses.

Non-residents of Illinois who do not meet the criteria itemized in the second point above (e.g., are not admitted to an online program or take non-online course(s) while in an online program) will pay non-Illinois resident rates for all courses.

Students in an online program who do not meet the criteria itemized in the points above (e.g., are not admitted to an online program or take non-online course(s) while in an online program) will pay the mandatory fees and assessments charged to students who are NOT in an online program. For these fee and assessment rates, please see Undergraduate Tuition, Fees, and Assessments or Graduate Tuition, Fees, and Assessments.

Click here for a detailed description of all fees and assessments (pdf)

These fees and assessments are charged to all students, whether they plan to benefit from them or not.

(SM = Summer, FL = Fall, SP = Spring)

Level Non-Guaranteed Tuition Rates Terms of Entry/Program Tuition per hour Mandatory Fees and Assessments Online Course Fee (per hour)
Undergraduate Non-Guaranteed Tuition Prior to SM09 or Non-Degree Seeking $298.50 Full-time
(12 hours or more)$174.00
plus
$18.20 per hourPart-time
(less than 12 hours)
$108.00
plus
$18.20 per hour
$25.00
Undergraduate Non-Guaranteed Tuition SM09, FL09, SP10 $309.25 $25.00
Undergraduate Non-Guaranteed Tuition SM10, FL10, SP11 $330.50 $25.00
Graduate Non-Guaranteed Tuition Any $352.50 Full-time
(9 hours or more)$174.00
plus
$18.20 per hourPart-time
(less than 9 hours)
$108.00
plus
$18.20 per hour
$25.00

 

Graduate Student Tuition Differentials

Students in select graduate programs will also pay a differential amount per credit hour in addition to the Graduate tuition amount above. Click here for additional information regarding graduate student tuition differentials (pdf).

Program Additional Tuition per hour
Graduate – Computer Science
Online
$40.75
Graduate (Master’s) – Public Administration
Online
$90.75

 

Level Guaranteed Tuition Rates Terms of Entry/Program Tuition per hour Mandatory Fees and Assessments Online Course Fee (per hour)
Undergraduate Guaranteed Tuition SM11, FL11, SP12 $330.50 Full-time
(12 hours or more)$174.00
plus
$18.20 per hourPart-time
(less than 12 hours)
$108.00
plus
$18.20 per hour
$25.00
Undergraduate Guaranteed Tuition SM12, FL12, SP13 $346.50 $25.00
Undergraduate Guaranteed Tuition SM13, FL13, SP14 $352.50 $25.00
Undergraduate Guaranteed Tuition SM14, FL14, SP15 $358.50 $25.00

Students who are enrolled in only online courses will NOT be eligible for insurance coverage and will not be assessed the fee.

All full-time and part-time students are charged the Student-to-Student Grant Fee (this $4.00 amount IS reflected in the amounts above). This fee provides financial support to undergraduate and graduate students who demonstrate high financial need. The fee has been included in the amounts listed above because it is assessed each term. However, it may be waived if requested. For Spring 2015, the waiver must be requested between January 20, 2015, and February 20, 2015, through the Office of Records and Registration.

Students participating in the Senior Learner Program do not pay tuition, mandatory fees, or assessments, but do pay a non-refundable $40.00 Senior Learner Fee, in addition to the $4.00 Student-to-Student Grant Fee, and all course related fees.

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Other Fees:

Fee Amount
Capital Scholars Honors Fee
(Fall and Spring Semesters Only)
$350.00
(Students Entering
Fall 2014-Present)
$250.00
(Students Entering
Prior to Fall 2014)
Course Fee: Online
(Per Hour)
$25.00
Graduation Fee: Bachelor’s Degree $55.00
Graduation Fee: Master’s Degree/Post-Master’s Certificate $55.00
Graduation Fee: Doctoral Degree $55.00
Graduation Fee: Graduate Certificate $25.00
Health Immunization Non-Compliance: Spring $40.00
Late Registration Fee
(During Semester)
$25.00
Parking: Annual
(Student Rate)
$80.00
Parking: Spring
(Student Rate)
$40.00
Transcript Request Fee $5.00
Replacement/Duplicate Diploma Fee $30.00
Overnight Transcript Delivery Fee $30.00

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