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FranU Tuition and Cost

The cost of a college education can often be difficult to determine. At Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University, we provide a document to help you estimate tuition and cost.

Understanding Tuition and Fees

For all programs of study, tuition is charged by credit hour and the tuition rate is determined by course type. Fees are charged per credit hour or semester, depending on the fee. Course-specific fees are charged for certain courses. Tuition and fees are assessed at the time a student registers for courses.

Fees Associated With Applying and Attending

Application Fee

Applicants to undergraduate programs are charged a $35 non-refundable application fee. Applicants to graduate programs are charged a $50 non-refundable application fee.

Laboratory Fee

Laboratory fees are associated with certain courses. The minimum charges are $50 for courses with wet laboratories and $15 for courses with computer laboratories.

Graduation Fee

A graduation fee is assessed in a student's final semester of study in a degree or certificate program. The fee for undergraduates is $125, and the fee for graduate students is $150. The fee covers the cost of the degree audit, diploma, cap, gown and other graduation-related costs.

Additional Fees

Administrative Fee

This fee is used to help offset costs associated with administrative functions related to support services.

Enrollment Services Fee

This is used to cover the cost of providing students with up to 10 official transcripts per semester. This fee will also help defray the expenses of cost-bearing administrative services.

General Fee

This covers testing supplies and equipment, printed materials within the classroom and student personal liability insurance.

Library Fee

This fee is used to maintain the University Library and the services it provides.

St. Francis Fee

This fee is added to a fund available to students who experience financial hardship.

Student Government Association (SGA) Fee

This fee is used to support activities sponsored by the Student Government Association.

Technology Fee

This is used to defray the cost of the University’s student information system, web services, internet access and email services, as well as blended, mobile, active and online learning.

Testing Fee

Testing fees are used to defray costs associated with specific testing for certain courses.

Course Materials and Textbook Fee

These fees are used to purchase textbooks and required course materials associated with certain courses.

Simulation Fee

This fee is used to defray the cost of clinical/simulation technology, equipment, supplies and associated activities for students enrolled in programs with clinical components.

Affording Your Degree - Financial Aid Options

Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University has many financial aid options available to assist students with paying for their college education, including scholarships, loans and more. FranU’s average annual cost after aid is 18% lower than the national median cost for 4-year schools.

The Value of a Degree From FranU

Choose Between 24 Degree Programs

Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University offers 24 degree programs, from bachelor’s degrees to doctorate degrees. These programs are offered across three schools; the School of Health Professions, the School of Nursing and the School of Arts and Sciences. Explore our academic programs to learn more.

Engaged Learning Opportunities

Your learning experience at FranU will be an engaged one, meaning we prioritize finding ways to get our students involved with their peers and with the broader community. We do this through an emphasis on service learning, Simulation Environment Teaching Hospital (SETH) and other cutting-edge learning technology that prepares students for a vibrant future in whatever career they pursue.

Questions About Your Tuition and Fees? Get in Touch With Us!

The Office of Financial Aid at FranU is here to help you navigate the financial aid process or answer any questions you may have about tuition rates and fees.