In the summer, tuition is charged on a per semester hour basis and fewer fees are charged than during the academic year. Tuition charges are based on course level for undergraduate and graduate courses. Courses numbered (0000-4999) are charged at the undergraduate rate; courses numbered (5000 and above) are charged at the graduate rate. To view the rates by year, click on the links provided on the left.
Other Cost Explanations in Addition to Tuition and Fees
Residence Status for Tuition Purposes
For residence requirement explanations and inquiries, please visit the Office of the Registrar site at https://registrar.appstate.edu/students/nc-residency.
Parents and family members prepay for their orientation costs. Students are billed their fee to their Student Account after they have attended. For further costs and payment information pertaining to orientation, please visit the Orientation site at https://orientation.appstate.edu/ or contact their office at 828-262-2167.
Parking Permits and Traffic Tickets
Parking permits and traffic tickets issued to registered vehicles are billed to student accounts. For information and inquires into permits and traffic tickets, visit the Parking and Traffic Office at https://parking.appstate.edu/ or contact their office at 828-262-2878.
Foreign Study Abroad Trip Charges
Students should pay trip charges based on the schedule provided by the Office of International Education and Development. Questions about trip charge payments should be directed to OIED at 828-262-2046. Other information may be found on their website at https://international.appstate.edu/.
Internships, Practicums, Field Experiences, Clinicals, and Student Teaching
Appalachian State University requires professional and general liability coverage for all students enrolled in an internship, field experience, practicum, clinical, and student teaching. Therefore, the University has assisted by locating a policy that can be purchased by University students for this purpose. The premium for this coverage is charged to each student's account upon enrollment. Additional information can be found at http://internships.appstate.edu/insurance.