FINANCIAL PLANNING

 

Cost of Attendance

Application Fee

Applications for admission to the graduate programs of the university should be accompanied by a $35 non-refundable application fee.

 

Charges for 2013-2014

The Graduate School Programs

 Per Credit Hour

Tuition for all Graduate Programs

$515

 

Additional Fees

 

Distance Learning Fee                                                                                  $70

Per credit hour for online courses

Graduation Application Fee                                                                            $35

Each graduating student is required to pay this fee, without regard to commencement participation. The fee will appear on the student's account at the time the application for graduation has been submitted. In addition, students who participate in commencement will be required to purchase regalia through the bookstore.

Independent Study Fee                                                                                 $110

Per credit hour, in addition to regular tuition

Official Transcripts                                                                                           $2

The first official transcript is issued without charge. A fee is charged for all subsequently issued transcripts.

Late Registration Fee                                                                                     $50

Students who register for classes after the designated registration period are subject to a late fee.

Payment Plan Fee                                                                                            $50

Students who register for classes after the designated registration period are subject to a late fee.

 

Auto Registration                                                                                     No Charge

Any vehicle that will be parked on campus in Siloam Springs must have a JBU parking sticker. This sticker is valid for one academic year, fall semester through summer term III. The registration fee is waived for graduate students. For more information, refer to Campus Safety on the web or call (479) 524-7403.

 

Course Fees 

LDR 7503 Executive Leadership Seminar per course fee of $330

 

Student Accounts

Tuition and fees are due prior to the start of each semester. Payment will be the semester's charges less pending financial aid (i.e. scholarships, grants, and loans). A payment plan option is available to students in good financial standing-payment plan fees are $50 per semester. Payment policy and plan details are available on the Student Accounts & Cashiering Services web page.  Certain fees are applicable for students on the payment plan option, and the university reserves the right to change the fee structure as needed to fund the payment plan program. Paper check, E-check, VISA, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express are accepted.

Students who fail to comply with their current payment schedule are subject to finance charges and termination of enrollment.  Official transcripts of academic credits are not released while any balance is owed JBU.  The university engages professional collection agencies when collecting delinquent accounts.

 

Valuables

The university does not assume any responsibility for lost or stolen property, nor does it carry fire, theft, or damage insurance on the personal property of students.