Tuition & Fees

Business Office Information

615-547-1265 or 615-547-1218 or 800-467-0562, ext 1265, 1218 or ext 1250
studentbilling@cumberland.edu
Memorial Hall, Room 109 Monday - Friday 8:00 to 4:30

Cost estimate for a freshman undergraduate student living on campus

Per semester

Per year

Tuition (full time)……………………………………………………………………………………………….…………………………..

$10,920

$21,841

Access fee (full time)……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..

$525

$1,050

Room and Dining Hall -19 meals per week (Edward Potter, Justin Potter, double)…………………

$4,300

$8,600

Freshman fee (one-time fee)…………………………………………………………………………………………………………

$100

$100

Total (double occupancy, does not include text books, etc)………………………………………………………

$15,845

$31,590

Fees for Fall 2018, Spring 2019, Summer 2019

Tuition - Undergraduate

Undergraduate Tuition Full-time rate (12 - 18 hours) - per semester………………………………………………..

$10,920

Undergraduate Tuition Rate - per hour (if taking less than full time or if taking more than full time) 

$910

Undergraduate Rn to BSN online - per hour ……………………………………………………………………………………...

$490

Tuition - Graduate

Graduate Tuition Rate - per hour - MSPM - $910- less $395 tuition assistance = Net cost to student per hour…………………………………….........................................................................................................

$515

Graduate Tuition Rate - per hour - MA, MAT, MBA, MED, MSES..……..……………………………………………….

$515

Graduate Net.Work - per hour - MAE, MBA....……..………………………………………………………………………………

$515

Graduate Net.Work - per hour - MSN....……..…………………………………………………………………………………..…..

$550

Tuition - Certificate Program

Tuition - Comstar Telecommunications Basic Tower and Site..……..……………………………………………………

$5,800

Comstar Housing Fee (based on availability)…………………………………………………………....…………………………..

$1,100

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.

Room and Board

Edward Potter - Residence Hall (Double Occupancy and Dining Hall 19 meals per week) - per semester…………………………………………………………................................…………………………………………………………..

$4,300

Justin Potter - Residence Hall (Double Occupancy and Dining Hall 19 meals per week) - per semester…………………………………………………................................…………………………………………………………………..

$4,300

Howell E. Jackson Hall (Single Occupancy w/19 meals per week plan)...................................................

$4,805

Horace H. Lurton Hall (Single occupancy w/19 meals per week plan)......................................................

$4,805

South Hall - Residence Hall (Double Occupancy and Dining Hall 19 meals per week) - per semester………………………………………………………………………………………..................................……………………………..

$4,700

(Private Room additional charge - per semester)…………………………..………………………………..…………………….

$550

Residence Hall Application Fee……………………………………………………...………………………………………………………..

$50

Residence Hall Security Deposit - required before move-in………………....……………………………………………..

$200

Failure to attend mandatory Residence Hall meeting……………………..……………………………………………………..

$25

Lost Residence Hall Key…………………………………………………………………………...………………………………………….......

$50

Lost Proximity Card (South Hall) or Lost Student ID Card……………………..……………………………………………….

$25

Commuter Meal Plan (30 meal to 285 block……….......................................................see Block Meal Plan 

Dining Phoenix Dollars - increments of $50………………………………………………….………………………………………......

$50 Plus

Application Fees (non-refundable)

Undergraduate………………………………………………...…………………………………………………………....…………………..

$25

Net.Work online………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….

$50

International ……………………………..………………………………………………………………………………………………………..

$50

Graduate…………………………………………………………………...……………………….…………………………………….....……..

$50

General Access Fees

Full Time (12 - 18 hours) - per semester……………………………………….………………………………………………………..

$525

5 - 11 hours - per semester……………………………………………………………………...……………………………………....……..

$315

1 - 4 hours - per semester……………………………………………………………………………..………………………………………..

$155

Other Fees

Freshman Fee.........................................………………………………………………………………………………………………………

$100

International Student Fee - per semester…………………………………………………………………………..…………………..

$75

Additional fees required by course…………………………………………………………………………………………..………...…..

see catalog

Late Registration Fee for ALL students……………………………………………………..……………………………………………..

$150

Net.Work Admin Fee……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….............

$100

Directed Study Fee - per course………………………………………………...……………..……………………………………………..

$300

Student Teaching Fee…………………………………………………………………………....…………..……………………………………..

$300

Return Check Fee………………………………………………………………..…..………………………………………………………………..

$25

Graduation Fee - undergraduate……………………………………………………………………………………………………………..

$200

Graduation Fee - graduate………………………………………………………………..……………………………………………………..

$225

Graduate Program Service Fee (excludes MSPM, MED).................................................................................

$105

Parking Fines

Invalid Parking Permit - First ticket………………………………………………………………………………………………………..

$25

Invalid Parking Permit - Subsequent ticket …………………………………………………………………………………………..

$50

Parked in Reserved or designated areas……………………………………………...………………………………………………..

$25

Failure to obtain parking permit …………………………………………………………………………….……………………………...

$100

Parking violations …………………....................................................………………………………………………………………….

$25-50

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.