Tuition & Payments

Tuition & Costs Summary

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

per semester
Full-time Tuition $8,640
Freshman Housing $1,964
Meal Plan $1,995
Total $12,599

Example Financial Plan

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

per semester
Southern Virginia Scholarships $1,500
Government Grants $2,500
Private Scholarships $3,000
Savings or Employment $3,000
Student Loans $2,599
Total $12,599

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 $8,640 per semester
Part-time $775 per credit
Summer Term $350 per credit


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

per month
The Lofts (4 per room) $470
Robey Hall / Craton Hall $491
Carriage Mods $507
The Lofts (3 per room) / Carriage Townhomes $531
Library Mods $553
Walnut Avenue Apartments $559
Summer Housing $275

Housing Discounts

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

Seniors $87
Juniors $62
Sophomores $37

Dining Plans

Residents in dormitory-style housing are required to sign up for at least 14 Meals per Week.

per semester
21 Meals per Week Plan $1,995
14 Meals per Week Plan $1,795
7 Meals per Week Plan $995
3 Meals per Week Plan $395

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.