Cost of Attendance

Changes are effective June 1st of the academic year.                      



Tuition per semester hour (Undergraduate) 

Online Tuition per semester hour (Undergraduate, 100% online)


Tuition per semester hour (Graduate)


Dual Credit per semester hour (20% of undergraduate tuition rate)


Audit: per semester hour (Undergraduate)


Audit: per semester hour (Graduate)


Directed Study Fee


Continuation Fee (Graduate Internship/Practicum)


Schedule Change Fee


This change made for any course change(s) other than those required by the University.

Athletic Fee Per Semester

(Effective Fall 2016 the athletic fee rate will increase to $100 per semester)


Graduation Fee (Undergraduate)


Graduation Fee (Master’s)


Diploma Replacement


Room and Board (per semester)

All Residence Halls

Double Occupancy


Single Occupancy


Housing Deposit


12 Meal Plan


19 Meal Plan


On-Campus Apartments

Married rate per month


Single room rate per month


Double rate per month


Note: Southwest reserves the right to make changes, without notice, in tuition, fees, and charges as deemed necessary.

Other Fees

Intern Teaching Fee


Placement Service Fee


Credit by Exam Fee


Record Fee (on transcript) per credit hour


Return Check Fee


Transcript (official)                


Transcript (domestic-Fax only)


Transcript (student)


Late Payment Fee


Late Registration Fee


Vehicle Registration Fee


Course Fees

Laboratory fees are listed in the course descriptions.

(No Charge for the 15th and 16th semester hour in the standard Fall and Spring semesters only)