Tuition Costs

Tuition Payment Policy

Sullivan University is an independent, private, coeducational university, which does not receive financial support from sources other than tuition, fees, and bookstore sales. Current program rates are listed inside of this document. The University offers courses of study in the day division, which range in length from 6 months through a Doctoral degree, and enrolls students for complete programs rather than individual subjects. A parent or guardian must sign applications for minor age students.

Tuition By Division

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Undergraduate Division

Graduate School 01

Graduate Division

Military 01

Military Division

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Learning Centers

Undergraduate Division

Fort Knox Extension

Undergraduate Program

$199.00 Per Credit Hour

Graduate Program

$475.00 Per Credit Hour

Active Duty / Reserve Military Rate

Undergraduate & Graduate

$165.00 Per Credit Hour

Excludes the following Programs:
Master of Science Physician Assistant
Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD)
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Management

Louisa Learning Center

Undergraduate & Graduate

30% tuition discount to the residents of Lawrence County, KY, and a 20% tuition discount to residents of the following counties: Boyd, Carter, Elliott, Floyd, Greenup, Johnson, Magoffin, Martin, Morgan, Pike, & Wayne(WV).

Excludes the following programs:
Master of Science Physician Assistant
Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD)
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Management

Other Fees and Charges*
Cost
Enrollment Fee (non-refundable)
$30.00
Enrollment Fee (Physician Assistant & Ph.D. Students)
$100.00
International Enrollment & Student Processing Fee
$50.00
PAX Test (1st time attempt)
$35.00*
Mobility Test (per. attempt)
$55.00
Course Audit Fee
$150.00 per course
Parking Permit (Course)
$7.00 per course
Parking Permit (Quarter)
$28.00 per quarter
By-pass Tests
$75.00 per course
Prior Learning Assessment – PLA
$250.00 per portfolio
Course Audit Fee
$150 per course
Returned Check
$25.00
Locker Rental (there is a $3.00 lock deposit, refundable when lock is returned)
$10.00 per quarter
Academic Transcript
$10.00
Student ID Replacement
$10.00
Other Fees and Charges*
Enrollment Fee (non-refundable)
Cost
$30.00
Other Fees and Charges*
Enrollment Fee (Physician Assistant & Ph.D. Students)
Cost
$100.00
Other Fees and Charges*
International Enrollment & Student Processing Fee
Cost
$50.00
Other Fees and Charges*
PAX Test (1st time attempt)
Cost
$35.00*
Other Fees and Charges*
Mobility Test (per. attempt)
Cost
$55.00
Other Fees and Charges*
Course Audit Fee
Cost
$150.00 per course
Other Fees and Charges*
Parking Permit (Course)
Cost
$7.00 per course
Other Fees and Charges*
Parking Permit (Quarter)
Cost
$28.00 per quarter
Other Fees and Charges*
By-pass Tests
Cost
$75.00 per course
Other Fees and Charges*
Prior Learning Assessment – PLA
Cost
$250.00 per portfolio
Other Fees and Charges*
Course Audit Fee
Cost
$150 per course
Other Fees and Charges*
Returned Check
Cost
$25.00
Other Fees and Charges*
Locker Rental (there is a $3.00 lock deposit, refundable when lock is returned)
Cost
$10.00 per quarter
Other Fees and Charges*
Academic Transcript
Cost
$10.00
Other Fees and Charges*
Student ID Replacement
Cost
$10.00
Comprehensive Fees
Cost
MBA: Accounting Certification Fee
$3,600.00 program fee
Medical Liability Fee
(Practical Nursing Diploma, Limited Medical Radiography Diploma, Medical Assistant Diploma, AS in Medical Assisting, AS in Radiologic Technology, AS in Surgical Technology, and AS in Nursing)
$60
Comprehensive Fees
MBA: Accounting Certification Fee
Cost
$3,600.00 program fee
Comprehensive Fees
Medical Liability Fee
(Practical Nursing Diploma, Limited Medical Radiography Diploma, Medical Assistant Diploma, AS in Medical Assisting, AS in Radiologic Technology, AS in Surgical Technology, and AS in Nursing)
Cost
$60
GARDINER POINT RESIDENCE HALL ROOM CHARGES (LOUISVILLE)
Costs
Rent for the full-term of the academic program
$2,145.00 per quarter
Rent for Double Room
$715.00 per month, paid quarterly in advance ($2,145.00 per quarter)
Rent for a Private Room
$990.00 per month, paid quarterly in advance ($2,970.00 per quarter)
Rent for a Triple Room
$615.00 per month, paid quarterly in advance ($1,845.00 per quarter)
Reservation Deposit
$95.00
Security & Restoration Deposit
$200.00
Access Card Fee
$40.00
Replacement Access Card Fee
$40.00
GARDINER POINT RESIDENCE HALL ROOM CHARGES (LOUISVILLE)
Rent for the full-term of the academic program
Costs
$2,145.00 per quarter
GARDINER POINT RESIDENCE HALL ROOM CHARGES (LOUISVILLE)
Rent for Double Room
Costs
$715.00 per month, paid quarterly in advance ($2,145.00 per quarter)
GARDINER POINT RESIDENCE HALL ROOM CHARGES (LOUISVILLE)
Rent for a Private Room
Costs
$990.00 per month, paid quarterly in advance ($2,970.00 per quarter)
GARDINER POINT RESIDENCE HALL ROOM CHARGES (LOUISVILLE)
Rent for a Triple Room
Costs
$615.00 per month, paid quarterly in advance ($1,845.00 per quarter)
GARDINER POINT RESIDENCE HALL ROOM CHARGES (LOUISVILLE)
Reservation Deposit
Costs
$95.00
GARDINER POINT RESIDENCE HALL ROOM CHARGES (LOUISVILLE)
Security & Restoration Deposit
Costs
$200.00
GARDINER POINT RESIDENCE HALL ROOM CHARGES (LOUISVILLE)
Access Card Fee
Costs
$40.00
GARDINER POINT RESIDENCE HALL ROOM CHARGES (LOUISVILLE)
Replacement Access Card Fee
Costs
$40.00

The required meal plan for all Sullivan University residents of Gardiner Point includes 3 meals a day Monday-Friday, brunch and dinner on Saturday and Sunday. In addition, the meal plan includes two free meal passes each quarter to use to host guests, family, and friends in the Residence Dining Hall.

Board
Costs
All Residents except Hospitality Majors
$1,350.00 per quarter
Culinary Arts & Professional Cook Majors****
$1,215.00 per quarter
Baking & Pastry Arts & Professional Baker Majors****
$1,160.00 per quarter
Board
All Residents except Hospitality Majors
Costs
$1,350.00 per quarter
Board
Culinary Arts & Professional Cook Majors****
Costs
$1,215.00 per quarter
Board
Baking & Pastry Arts & Professional Baker Majors****
Costs
$1,160.00 per quarter
APARTMENTS + (LEXINGTON)
Costs
Reservation Deposit
$95.00
Security & Restoration Deposit
$200.00
Key Deposit
$30.00
Rent for two bedroom, double occupancy
$715.00 per month, paid quarterly in advance ($2,145.00 per quarter)
APARTMENTS + (LEXINGTON)
Reservation Deposit
Costs
$95.00
APARTMENTS + (LEXINGTON)
Security & Restoration Deposit
Costs
$200.00
APARTMENTS + (LEXINGTON)
Key Deposit
Costs
$30.00
APARTMENTS + (LEXINGTON)
Rent for two bedroom, double occupancy
Costs
$715.00 per month, paid quarterly in advance ($2,145.00 per quarter)

*Enrollment and most other fees are not refundable. Unless otherwise stated, all one-time fees are charged in a student’s 1st quarter of enrollment.

#Prices on additional PAX test attempts vary, please see admissions for details.

****These majors have a number of meals each quarter as a part of cooking/pastry labs which are covered as a part of their tuition. 

+These apartments are for students under the age of 21 only.

Please refer to the Catalog Departmental Introductory pages for “Locations Where Offered” in each program.

All programs are subject to be offered in a mixed delivery method format in which some courses may be offered on campus, online, or hybrid (combined campuses and online). However, not all courses are available in every format.

Official Tuition Reduction and Adjustment Policy

If a student withdraws or is withdrawn from Sullivan University prior to the completion of the program, he/she will be obligated to Sullivan based on the tuition reduction policy listed in the University catalog. If a student withdraws or is withdrawn and has not paid the non-refundable percentage of tuition, the remaining unpaid balance of the percentage must still be paid as agreed. The University expects the student to complete his/her course of study. The student has 1 ½ times the stated credit hour length of his/her program of study to complete the required coursework.

#Please refer to the Catalog Departmental Introductory pages for “Locations Where Offered” in each program.

All programs are subject to be offered in a mixed delivery method format in which some courses may be offered on campus, online, or hybrid (combined campuses and online). However, not all courses are available in every format.

*Tuition and fee charges are subject to change without notice.

**Enrollment and most other fees are not refundable. Unless otherwise stated, all one-time fees are charged in a student’s 1st quarter of enrollment.

***These majors have a number of meals each quarter as a part of cooking/pastry labs which are covered as a part of their separate comprehensive fee.

****These apartments are for students under the age of 21 only.

***** Students auditing a course will have no tuition charge, however will be charged the Academic Support Fee. Academic Support Fee is waived for Active Duty Military, Practical Nursing, and PharmD students.