Tuition and Fees

In accordance with Board of Regents (BOR) policy for University System of Georgia institutions, tuition and fees are due and payable upon registration. Students with outstanding balances after a published payment deadline for any given term may be subject to late fee and/or the cancellation of registration. Any past due student account (i.e. balances created by withdrawal from the institution or reduction in financial aid) deemed as uncollectable (180 days) may be referred to an outside collection agency. A student, who is delinquent in his or her financial obligations to the University, or to any facet of the University community, will not be allowed to register for the next term, to transfer credits to another school, to receive academic transcripts, or to graduate from the University. In some instances the financially delinquent student may be enjoined by the appropriate University official from attending classes for which enrolled and/or from taking final examinations.

Payment must be made by cash, check, money order, credit card or a confirmed financial aid award. Registration is complete for students paying by check or credit card when the check/card clears the bank.

FEES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE PRIOR TO EACH SEMESTER

Tuition

Access Program

The tuition for pursuing an associate degree or certificate for 15 or more credit hours is $1,390.00.  For less than 15 hours is $92.67 per credit hour.  

Bachelor Program

The tuition for pursuing a bachelor’s degree for 15 or more credit hours is $2,478.00.  For less than 15 hours is $165.20 per credit hour. 

Graduate Program

The tuition for graduate level degrees for 12 or more credit hours is $2,264.00.  For less than 12 hours is $189.00 per credit hour.

Online-Only Tuition

All online students will pay a Technology fee of $65.00 and Institutional Fee of $225.00.

Access Program

The tuition for pursuing an associate degree or certificate online is $118.00 per credit hour.

Bachelor Program

The tuition for pursuing a bachelor’s degree online is $188.00 per credit hour.

Graduate Program

The tuition for pursuing a graduate degree online is $300.00 per credit hour.

eCore

The tuition cost of eCore classes is $159.00 per credit hour.

eMajor

The tuition cost of eMajor classes is $199.00 per credit hour.

Non-Resident Fee

Students who attend classes on the main campus – or at an off- campus site and who are not residents of Georgia will be charged a non-resident fee tuition.

Access Program

Non-resident students pursuing an associate degree or certificate for 15 or more hours is $5,263.00.  For less than 15 hours is $350.87 per credit hours.

Bachelor Program

Non-resident students pursuing a bachelor’s degree registering for 15 or more credit hours will be charged a non- resident fee tuition of $9,016.00 in addition to all other fees. Those registering for less than 15 hours will pay $601.07 per credit hour.

Graduate Program

Non-resident students pursuing a graduate degree registering for 12 or more credit hours will be charged a non- resident fee tuition of $9,053.00 in addition to all other fees. Those registering for less than 12 hours will pay $755.00 per credit hour.

Mandatory Fees

Rams Card Fee

This card demonstrates an individual’s right to use University facilities and attend various University events. Each student taking on campus classes will be charged a Rams card access fee of $10.00.

Athletic Fee

This fee is used to defray expenses of intercollegiate athletics. Students assessed the athletics fee have full access to sporting events throughout the regular athletic seasons. Each student taking credit hours of six (6) hours or more on campus classes will be charged an athletic fee of $145.00 per semester.  (Prorated at 5 or less credit hours)

Board of Regents Fee

The special institution fee, established in 2009 and required system-wide by the Board of Regents, supports continued academic excellence during times of reductions in State funding. Students, on campus or online, will pay $225.00 for the Board of Regents fee.

Health Fee

The health services fee covers basic health care services, prevention and self-help skills education, many over-the-counter medications, first-aid supplies, and prescription medications. Each student taking credit courses of six (6) or more will be charged a Health Fee of $40.00. (Prorated at 5 or less credit hours)

Student Activities Fee

The student activity fee is used to fund various organizations that serve and benefit students. The funds also provide for activities, such as concerts and seasonal events. Each student taking credit courses of six (6) hours or more will be charged a Student Activities Fee of $85.00. (Prorated at 5 or less credit hours).

Student Center Facility Fee

The Student Center facility fee was implemented to cover the cost of construction and furnishing of the Student Recreation Center on ASU East and West Campuses. The fee is $280.00.

Technology Fee

The technology fee supports technology infrastructure and services related to academic and instructional needs of students. This includes the equipping of access to software, computer labs, network and internet access, and instructional. The fee is $65.00.

Transportation Fee

The University entered into an agreement with a third party contractor to provide, operate and manage bus service between East and West campuses.  Each student enrolled in the University is required to pay the transportation fee.  The fee is $35.00.  Contact Auxiliary Services for additional information on the bus transit service, Ram Rush. 

Food Service Rates

Albany State University offers several dining options to help meet our students' busy lives. For more information on meal plans and rates, please refer to Auxillary Services.

Residence Hall Rates

Albany State University provides students with modern housing to complement their college experience. A housing administrative fee of $50.00 will be accessed to the students account. This fee is nonrefundable.  For more information on housing fees, please refer to Housing.

Methods of Payment

 Acceptable methods of payment are as follow:

  • Web Check/Electronic Check via the Banner student account.
  • Web Credit Card via the Banner student account. (MasterCard, American Express, Visa and Discover)
  • Check or Money Order via US Postal Service delivered to the following address:

    Albany State University (ASU)
    Attn: Student Accounts Office
    2400 Gillionville Road
    Albany, GA 31707
  • Cash, Check or Money Order in person at the following locations:
  • Rams Central on West (Student Center Building C) or East Campus (Billy C Black Building 1st Floor) 
  • International Wire Transfer via the Banner student account or via FlyWire for most countries with no service charge for international students and others.