Tuition Details

2015-2016 Per Semester On-Campus Tuition and Fees

PENDING LEGISLATIVE APPROVAL - These are estimated costs at this time. We expect approval in June.

(Fees are required of all students based on the schedule below, they are not optional. ASU fees are established and approved by both the University and the State of North Carolina)

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Undergraduate
Credit Hours>0-56-89-1112+Interns
Student Teaching 12+
TuitionTuition is composed of two components, regular tuition and campus based (campus initiated) tuition. The regular tuition portion is determined by the UNC Board of Governors. The campus based portion is requested by the various campuses, within parameters set by the BOG, depending on their individual circumstances. The campus based requests must be approved by the UNC BOG. The regular and campus based tuition requests must then be approved by the legislature.$495.50$991.00$1,486.50$1,980.50$1,980.50
Health Services FeeThe Health Service Fee funds the operating expenses for Student Health Services.----$140.50$140.50$140.50
ASG FeeThis fee supports UNC system-level organization that champion the concerns of students and ensures the affordability and accessibility to quality education today and tomorrow.$.20$.30$.50$.50$.50
Ed & Tech FeeThe Education and Technology fee helps fund upgrades for class room equipment, equipment needs for Information Technology Services, computer labs and instructional labs.$86.50$173.00$260.00$260.00$260.00
Athletic FeeThis fee provides operating support for the university's athletic department and programs. The Marching Band fee of $3 is also included here. This provides support for equipment and uniform purchases.$119.00$238.00$356.50$356.50$356.50
Student Activity Fee      
Educational, Recreational and Renewable Energy InitiativeThe Educational and Recreational Fee funds activities for a variety of student activities, such as the Student Government Association, student publications, multicultural student development and education, organizational leadership education, university recreation and other student services. The Renewable Energy Fee funds on-campus renewable energy projects recommended by the Renewable Energy Initiative Committee.$61.50$123.00$184.00$184.00$184.00
Cultural AffairsThe Cultural Affairs Fee helps fund the Performing Arts Series, the Visual Arts Center, and Auditorium Technical Services.$6.50$13.00$19.50$19.50$19.50
Student Union OperationsThe Student Union Fee funds the operating expenhealthses for the Student Union.$38.00$76.00$114.00$114.00$114.00
Campus Security$5.00$10.00$15.00$15.00$15.00
Retirement of Debt      
Athletics FacilitiesThis fee supports the debt service for the athletics facilities enhancement project. This project included the women's softball field, replacement of the synthetic playing surface on the football field, an upgrade of the track and field facilities at Kidd Brewer Stadium and construction of a new field house to provide expanded and upgraded training, meeting, office and support facilities.$41.25$82.50$124.00$124.00$124.00
Dining FacilityThis fee supports the debt service for the Central Dining Hall. The Central Dining Hall is home to both the Rivers Street Cafe and Sanford Commons.$17.50$35.00$52.50$52.50$52.50
Student Recreation CenterThis fee supports the debt service for the student recreation center. It includes a swimming pool, weight training and exercise rooms, basketball courts, a climbing wall, a jogging track, a sports club, gym and space for the Office of Outdoor Programs.$15.50$31.00$46.50$46.50$46.50
Student Union AdditionThe Student Union addition project is for additional facilities needed in the Plemmons Student Union to offer value-added experiential and academic learning experiences to high-achieving Appalachian students. Five existing Academic Affairs and Student Development departments will be co-located in the addition to provide collaborative opportunities in a highly visible and easily accessible central campus location.$13.50$27.00$40.50$40.50$40.50
Leadership AnnexThis fee funds the debt service for the construction of an 18,202 square foot building devoted to student leadership programs.$6.25$12.50$19.00$19.00$19.00
Infrastructure ImprovementsThis fee supports the debt service for renovations to existing academic space needed for classrooms to handle recent growth.$2.50$5.00$7.00 $7.00$7.00
Transportation FeeThis fee provides support for the Appalcart transportation system and also for Mountaineer Safe Ride.$22.00$44.00$66.00$66.00$66.00
Intern/Practicum Fee--------$10.00
Book Rental FeeThis fee support the bookstore book rental program.$44.00$88.00$132.50$132.50--
Total In-State$974.70$1,949.30$3,064.50$3,558.50$3,436.00
Out-of-State Surcharge$1,728.00$3,456.00$5,184.00$6,912.50$6,912.50
Total Out-of-State$2,702.70$5,405.30$8,248.50$10,471.00$10,348.50

 

Graduate
Credit Hours>0-23-56-89+
TuitionTuition is composed of two components, regular tuition and campus based (campus initiated) tuition. The regular tuition portion is determined by the UNC Board of Governors. The campus based portion is requested by the various campuses, within parameters set by the BOG, depending on their individual circumstances. The campus based requests must be approved by the UNC BOG. The regular and campus based tuition requests must then be approved by the legislature.$565.00$1,130.00$1,694.50$2,259.00
Health Services FeeThe Health Service Fee funds the operating expenses for Student Health Services.------$140.50
ASG FeeThis fee supports UNC system-level organization that champion the concerns of students and ensures the affordability and accessibility to quality education today and tomorrow.$0.20$0.20$0.30$0.50
Ed & Tech FeeThe Education and Technology fee helps fund upgrades for class room equipment, equipment needs for Information Technology Services, computer labs and instructional labs.$86.50$86.50$173.00$260.00
Athletic FeeThis fee provides operating support for the university's athletic department and programs. The Marching Band fee of $3 is also included here. This provides support for equipment and uniform purchases.$119.00$119.00$238.00$356.50
Student Activity Fee    
Educational, Recreational and Renewable Energy InitiativeThe Educational and Recreational Fee funds activities for a variety of student activities, such as the Student Government Association, student publications, multicultural student development and education, organizational leadership education, university recreation and other student services. The Renewable Energy Fee funds on-campus renewable energy projects recommended by the Renewable Energy Initiative Committee.$61.50$61.50$123.00$184.00
Cultural AffairsThe Cultural Affairs Fee helps fund the Performing Arts Series, the Visual Arts Center, and Auditorium Technical Services.$6.50$6.50$13.00$19.50 
Student Union OperationsThe Student Union Fee funds the operating expenses for the Student Union.$38.00$38.00$76.00$114.00 
Campus Security$5.00$5.00$10.00 $15.00 
Retirement of Debt    
Athletics FacilitiesThis fee supports the debt service for the athletics facilities enhancement project. This project included the women's softball field, replacement of the synthetic playing surface on the football field, an upgrade of the track and field facilities at Kidd Brewer Stadium and construction of a new field house to provide expanded and upgraded training, meeting, office and support facilities.$41.25$41.25$82.50$124.00 
Dining FacilityThis fee supports the debt service for the Central Dining Hall. The Central Dining Hall is home to both the Rivers Street Cafe and Sanford Commons.$17.50$17.50$35.00$52.50
Student Recreation CenterThis fee supports the debt service for the student recreation center. It includes a swimming pool, weight training and exercise rooms, basketball courts, a climbing wall, a jogging track, a sports club, gym and space for the Office of Outdoor Programs.$15.50$15.50$31.00$46.50 
Student Union AdditionThe Student Union addition project is for additional facilities needed in the Plemmons Student Union to offer value-added experiential and academic learning experiences to high-achieving Appalachian students. Five existing Academic Affairs and Student Development departments will be co-located in the addition to provide collaborative opportunities in a highly visible and easily accessible central campus location.$13.50$13.50$27.00$40.50
Leadership AnnexThis fee funds the debt service for the construction of an 18,202 square foot building devoted to student leadership programs.$6.25$6.25$12.50$19.00 
Infrastructure Improvements$2.50$2.50$5.00$7.00
Transportation FeeThis fee provides support for the Appalcart transportation system and also for Mountaineer Safe Ride.$22.00$22.00$44.00$66.00
Total In-State$1,000.20$1,565.20$2,564.80$3,704.50
Out-of-State Surcharge$1,568.00$3,136.00$4,703.50$6,271.00
Total Out-of-State$2,568.20$4,701.20$7,268.30$9,975.50

Last updated March 30, 2015