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Tuition & Fees

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615-547-1218 or 615-547-1265 or 615-547-1250 or 800-467-0562, ext 1218 or ext 1265 or ext 1250
studentbilling@cumberland.edu
Memorial Hall, Room 109 Monday - Friday 8:00 to 4:30
Cost estimate for an undergraduate student living on campus Per semester Per year
Tuition (full time)……………………………………………………………………………………………...….………............ $12,168 $24,336
Access fee (full time)………………………………………………………………………………………...…………………... $538 $1,076
Room (Edward Potter, Justin Potter, double).............................................................................. $2,000 $4,000
Meal Plan - 19 meals per week (mandatory)............................................................................... $2,500 $5,000
Total (double occupancy)............................................................................................................... $17,206 $34,412
Cumberland University is a nurturing academic community. As such, all undergraduate students receive a high degree of attention as well as signifcant scholarships and grants to ensure an outstanding student experience and success.

Fees for Fall 2021, Spring 2022, Summer 2022

Tuition - Undergraduate
Undergraduate Tuition Full-time rate (12 - 18 hours) - per semester..................................... $12,168
Undergraduate Tuition Rate - per hour (if taking less than full time or if taking more than full time)......................................................................................................................................
$1,014
Undergraduate RN to BSN online - per hour ……………………………………………….........................
$540
Tuition - Graduate
Graduate Tuition Rate - per hour - MSP - $1054 less $429 tuition assistance = Net cost to student per hour…………………………………….................................................................................
$625
Graduate Tuition Rate - per hour - MAE, MAT, MBA, MED, MSES, MSN, MSAT….....................
$625
Tuition - TN Promise
Cumberland University has elected to participate in the TN Promise program and accepts tuition at the state rate for students seeking an Associate degree under this program. $0
Tuition - Phoenix Promise
Selected students may earn a Baccalaureate degree at no tuition for the entire four years. $0
Room and Board
Edward Potter - Residence Hall (Double Occupancy) - per semester…………………………......
$2,000
Justin Potter - Residence Hall (Double Occupancy) - per semester.......…………………...........
$2,000
South Hall - Residence Hall (Double Occupancy) - per semester........................................... $2,500
   Private room additional charge - per semester if available.................................................... $1,000
Howell E. Jackson Residence Hall (Single Occupancy)……………………………………………….........
$3,000
   Horace H. Lurton Residence Hall (Single Occupancy)…………………………...............................
$3,000
   Shared private home (limited availability)………………………………………….....................................
$3,500
   Meal Plan -19 meals per week per semester (mandatory)………………………………………….......
$2,500
Application Fees
Undergraduate………………………………………………...…………………………….............................................
$25
CU Online................……………………………………………...……………………………………………...................... $50
International ……………………………..………………………………………………………........................................
$50
Graduate…………………………………………………………………...……………………….…………………………...........
$50
General Access Fees
Full Time (12 - 18 hours) - per semester…………………………………………………….............................
$538
5 - 11 hours - per semester……………………………………………………………………..................................
$325
1 - 4 hours - per semester……………………………………………………………………………............................
$160
Other Fees
Freshman Fee.........................................…………………………………………........………………………….........
$100
International Student Fee - per semester…………………………………………………………………………....
$75
Additional fees required by course……………………………………………………………………………………....
see catalog
Late Registration Fee…………………………………………………………………………........................................
$150
Directed Study Fee - per course…………………………………………………………………………..……….........
$300
Student Teaching Fee…………………………………………………………………………………………..…………........
$300
Returned Check Fee…………………………………………………..…………..…………………………………………......
$25
Graduation Fee - undergraduate…………………………………………………………………………………………..
$200
Graduation Fee - graduate………………………….……....………………………………………………………………..
$225
Graduate Program Service Fee - per course (excludes MSP, MED).........................................
$30
Residence Hall Application Fee........................................................................................................
$50
Residence Hall Security Deposit - required before move-in....................................................
$200
Books and supplies are additional out-of-pocket expenses.  Therefore, students must be prepared to purchase books and supplies.
These expenses should not be included with payments for tuition and other related expenses.  Such expenses may range from
$300 to $800 per semester, depending on a student's major and class load.