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General Fees

University Fee

Provides funding for University sponsored events, activities, and services. Full-time student fee is $357 per semester. Part-time student fee is $205 per semester.  The fee for students in online or distance-learning academic programs is $50 per 8-week term or $100 per semester.

Student Activity Fee

Funds student organizations and campus programming. Undergraduate student fee is $65 per semester. Graduate/ Professional student fee is $30 per semester.


Additional Fees

Orientation and Fall Welcome Fee ($200)

Covers the cost of student development programs aimed at the retention of students. The fee is charged to new freshman and transfer students during their first semester at SLU.

International Orientation Fee ($150)

This is a mandatory program fee which helps to subsidize the cost of international student orientation. Workshops, transportation from the airport, shuttle transportation to local shopping, several social activities as well as meals will be provided. The fee is charged to all new international students.

Commuter Meal Plan ($300)

All full-time undergraduate students are required to have a meal plan, including commuter students. The plan gives $300 in flex dollars and is assessed per semester.

Business School Software Fee ($20)

The Richard A. Chaifetz School of Business provides its students access to several specialized software tools that allow them to develop real-world skills and to be competitive in the job market and their professions. The fee is assessed per semester to all business students. 

Doisy Technology Fee ($30)
Covers the costs of implementing ExamSoft throughout the Doisy College of Health Sciences. ExamSoft provides software and analytics for electronic testing. This software will allow for online testing throughout all departments and levels within the college with better ability to vary test questions, analyze results automatically and allow for off-site testing. The fee is assessed per semester to all students in the Doisy College of Health Sciences. 

School of Science and Engineering Technology Fee ($330)
Provides funding for software and developmental tools used by aviation and engineering students enrolled in programs housed in the School of Science and Engineering. The fee is assessed per semester. 

Flight Fees ($13,200 flat rate per course)
This fee, applicable only to those studying aviation in the Parks Department of Aviation Science, covers the cost of providing a hands-on flight experience. Learn more about flight school costs 

Nursing School Fee ($30 per credit hour)
 This fee covers the costs associated with studying nursing.

Rates subject to change.