Tuition & Payments

Tuition & Costs Summary

Costs may vary depending on housing and dining plan choices. See breakdown below.

per semester
Full-time Tuition $8,247.50
Freshman Housing $1,848
Meal Plan $1,535
Total $11,630.50

Example Financial Plan

Representative financial plan. Please ask admissions about your financial aid package.

per semester
Southern Virginia Scholarships $2,500
Government Grants $2,500
Private Scholarships $2,500
Savings or Employment $2,500
Subsidized Loans $1,630.50
Total $11,630.50

Paying for College

Invest in Yourself

A great education is an invaluable investment that will enrich your enitre life. Plus, your degree will open doors and allow you to earn more throughout your life.

Earn Scholarships

We offer generous academic and need-based scholarships to virtually every student. Your admissions director can help you apply for scholarships and government grants.

Graduate Faster

Our curriculum is designed to help students graduate and work faster. On average, our students graduate in four years compared to the national average of six.

Costs Breakdown


Full-time $8,247.50 per semester
Part-time $737 per credit
Summer Term $350 per credit


On-campus rent includes utilities, internet and furnished rooms.

per month
The Lofts (4 per room) $425
Robey Hall / Craton Hall $462
Carriage Mods $477
The Lofts (3 per room) / Carriage Townhomes $499
Library Mods $521
Walnut Avenue Apartments $564
Summer Housing $275

Housing Discounts

To encourage upperclassmen to live on campus, student housing is discounted based on class standing:

Seniors $100
Juniors $75
Sophomores $50

Dining Plans

Residents in dormitory-style housing are required to sign up for at least 14 Meals per Week.
Prices for all dining plans are discounted for juniors and seniors.

per semester
All-Access Meal Plan $1,795
Junior/Senior price
14 Meals per Week Plan $1,535
Junior/Senior price
7 Meals per Week Plan $825
Junior/Senior price

Payment Plans

After completing your financial aid, you will be notified of the remaining balance on your student account. If your financial aid package does not cover your total expenses, you can settle the remaining balance in one of three ways:

Pay in Full

If you can pay your remaining balance in full, the simplest way to settle your account is with a one-time payment via our secure online portal.

Pay Online

Pay by Month

If you would prefer to spread your payments throughout the semester, call us to set up an interest-free monthly payment plan.

Call 540-261-8405

Adjust Financial Aid

If you need additional assistance, please contact us and we’ll try to help you find more financial aid or increase your student loan amounts.

Call 540-261-8405


Our financial aid specialists are here to help you every step of the way. If you have any questions, please contact Student Financial Services at 540-261-8405 or For more information, review our Financial Policies.