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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 a freshman undergraduate student living on campus Per semester Per year
Tuition (full time)……………………………………………………………………………………………...….………............ $12,168 $24,336
Access fee (full time)………………………………………………………………………………………...…………………... $525 $1,050
Room and Dining Hall -19 meals per week (Edward Potter, Justin Potter, double)............ $4,425 $8,850
Freshman fee (one-time fee)........................................................................................................... $100 $100
Total (double occupancy, does not include text books, etc)................................................... $17,218 $34,336

Fees for Fall 2020, Spring 2021, Summer 2021

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)......................................................................................................................................
$1,014.00
Undergraduate RN to BSN online - per hour ……………………………………………….........................
$540
Tuition - Graduate
Graduate Tuition Rate - per hour - MPSM - $1014.00- less $429.00 tuition assistance = Net cost to student per hour……………………………………...................................................................
$585
Graduate Tuition Rate - per hour - MAE, MAT, MED, MBA, MESS, MSN, MASM, MSAT…....
$585
Tuition - Certificate Program
Tuition - Comstar Telecommunications Basic Tower and Site..……........................................
$5,800
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……………………………………………………………………………………….........................
$4,425
Justin Potter - Residence Hall (Double Occupancy and Dining Hall 19 meals per week) - per semester………………………………………………………………………………………………………………...........
$4,425
Howell E. Jackson Hall (Single Occupancy w/19 meals per week plan) - per semester.... $4,950
Horace H. Lurton Hall (Single occupancy w/19 meals per week plan) - per semester...... $4,950
South Hall - Residence Hall (Double Occupancy and Dining Hall 19 meals per week) - per semester……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………........
$4,900
(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
Dining Dollars - increments of $50………………………………………………….…………………………………..
$50 Plus
Application Fees
Undergraduate………………………………………………...…………………………….............................................
$25
RN to BSN 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
Graduate Program Service Fee - per course (excludes MSPM, MED).................................... $30
Additional fees required by course……………………………………………………………………………………....
see catalog
Late Registration Fee for ALL students………………………………………………………………………….........
$150
Directed Study Fee - per course…………………………………………………………………………..……….........
$300
Student Teaching Fee…………………………………………………………………………………………..…………........
$300
Return Check Fee…………………………………………………………………..…………………………………………......
$25
Graduation Fee - undergraduate……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
$200
Graduation Fee - graduate………………………………....………………………………………………………………..
$225
Parking Fines
Invalid Parking Permit - First ticket………………………………………………………………………………….......
$25
Invalid Parking Permit - Subsequent ticket………………………………….……………………………………...
$50
Failure to obtain parking permit………………………………………………………………………………………......
$100
Parking Violations…………………………………………………………………………….……………………………….......
$25.00 - $50.00
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.