Finances

Tuition is just the starting point–undergraduate students never pay the full price at Andrews. After scholarships and grants, Andrews can be less expensive than institutions with even lower tuition. Find out how Andrews invests in you.

Tuition & Fees

Costs are based on the 2018-2019 school year and are subject to change without notice.  Check out the SFS website for more information about cost and tuition.

Undergraduate Estimated Expense

PRIMARY EXPENSES Semester Year
Tuition Package (12–16 credits) $14,136 $28,272
Residence Hall (Lamson/Meier/Burman)—
with roommate
$2,389 $4,778

Meal Plan

$1,800 $3,600
Books and Supplies (estimate, optional) $550 $1100
General Fees $508 $1,016
TOTAL ESTIMATED PRIMARY EXPENSES** $19,383 $38,766

SECONDARY EXPENSES

  • Tuition for less than 12 credits is $1,178/credit. Tuition for each credit hour more than 16 semester hours is $961/credit.
  • Student's may set limits on books and supplies in Registration Central. The cost of books and supplies varies depending on the place of purchase and type of course. If part of an accepted Financial Plan, these items may be charged to the student account.
  • Students living in Meier, Lamson or Burman Halls without a roommate will pay $3,584/semester, $7,168/year. Students living in Damazo Hall will pay $2,639/semester, $5,278/year with a roommate and $5,278/semester, $10,556/year without a roommate.
  • Undergraduate residence hall students under age 22 are required to participate in a meal plan. A café account (for students not living in residence halls) may be opened with a $50 minimum, and more may be added at any time. Purchases may be made at the Dining Center, Gazebo and campus vending machines.
  • Some courses will have additional fees; see the current Class Schedule and Academic Bulletin for a list of fees associated with specific courses and/or majors. Learn more: bulletin.andrews.edu
  • Costs are subject to change without notice.

 

Distance Degree and Guest Student Expense

School and Program/Course Tuition per Credit
High School interactive online courses - undergraduate $   130.00
Seize the Summer - undergraduate $   180.00
Consortium interactive online courses - undergraduate $   395.00
All Self-paced online courses - undergraduate $   395.00

 

Insurance

All students attending Andrews University must have health insurance. University insurance is available for students who do not have coverage. Insurance rates appear below. 

Charge per semester Full Year
Status Fall Spring/Summer Summer  
Single Student  $624 $952 $473 $1,575
Student with 1 dependent $1,246 $1,905 $945 $3,150
Student with 2 dependents $1,869 $2,856 $1,418 $4,724

To be charged by semester, notify the Office of Student Insurance. Note that the per semester rate is slightly higher then the one-time fee.  Contact the Office of Student Insurance for rates with more than 2 dependents. Insurance rates reflect the 2016-2017 school year.

NOTE: Costs are updated by the end of each January for the next school year.

Tuition is just the starting point–the net price is what's really important. Learn how you can afford an Andrews University degree at andrews.edu/go/npc.