Cost of Attendance

2014-2015 Undergraduate Standard Charges
Semester
Year
Tuition
$16,085.00
$32,170.00
Activity Fee
$420.00
$840.00
InfoTech Fee
$200.00
$400.00
Sub Total
$16,705.00
$33,410.00
New Student Orientation (1 time fee)
$150.00
$150.00
Lifetime Transcript Fee (1 time fee)
$50.00
$50.00
Total Tuition & Mandatory Fees
$16,905.00
$33,610.00

All undergraduate students are charged a flat tuition amount of $16,085.00 per semester if taking a full-time course load of 12 to 19 semester hours. The tuition charge for course loads above 19 hours will be equal to the flat rate plus $1,030.00 for each semester hour above 19 hours. Course loads below 12 semester hours will be billed at the rate of $1,030.00 per semester hour.

Undergraduate students and resident degree-seeking special students will be charged an Activity Fee of $420.00 per semester. This pays for admission to athletic events, theatre productions, student health services and injury insurance. The Activity Fee also includes an allocation authorized by the Board of Trustees for the support of Student Publications and the Student Government Association.

The InfoTech Fee is $12.50 per credit hour.  The figures shown are based on a traditional 16 semester hour course load. This fee helps fund the College's acquisition and maintenance of computer and computer-related telecommunications capabilities which are necessary to meet today's educational requirements in all fields and levels of study.

 

Room Charges


 
Semester
Year
Double Occupancy
$2,740.00
$5,480.00
Single Occupancy
$3,290.00
$6,580.00
Berlin Townhouse
$3,735.00
$7,470.00

All full-time undergraduate students are required to live in a college residence hall unless a student has received permission from the College to live off-campus, in a fraternity house or commute from home. Students wishing to reserve a particular room on campus must participate in the College housing selection process. Cancellation of on-campus housing accommodations after June 1 will result in an administrative fee of $125.00.

 

Meal Plan Options


 
Semester
Year
Tier 1
$2,340.00
$4,680.00
Tier 2
$2,190.00
$4,380.00
Tier 3
$2,040.00
$4,080.00
Berlin Village Plan
$1,330.00
$2,660.00

Visit the Meal Plan Section for further details.

 

Special Fees


Tuition per semester hour (part-time or overload)
$1,030.00
Audit Fee per semester hour
$50.00
Reservation Deposit (Damage and loss deposit)
$200.00
Late Registration Fee
$100.00
Drop/Add/Withdrawal
$20.00
Transcript Fee (1 time fee)
$50.00
Student Teaching Fee
$250.00
Summer Internship Fee
$250.00
Late Payment Fee
$40.00 or 1% per month on the unpaid balance
InfoTech Fee
$12.50 per credit hour
Music Fee for voice or instrument only beyond the requirements of the standard curriculum, per weekly half-hour lesson
$275.00

 

Reservation Deposit


Upon acceptance at Westminster you are required to pay a reservation deposit. If you attend Westminster and later graduate or withdraw and have no outstanding charges, such as unpaid parking tickets, unpaid library fines, outstanding residence hall damage or other unpaid charges, the deposit will be refunded to you approximately 60 days after withdrawal or graduation. Until that time the deposit remains on every monthly statement.

 

Internship Fees


Traditional Undergraduate Students
All internships, except those registered for Summer Session, carry the InfoTech Fee.

LLP Students
Tuition per credit for an internship taken through the Lifelong Learning Program is equal to the cost per LLP credit plus the Infotech Fee.

Graduate Students
Tuition per credit for an internship taken through the graduate program will be equal to the cost per graduate credit plus the Infotech Fee.

 

2014-2015 Undergraduate Summer Session, LLP & Graduate Charges
Summer Session & LLP
Graduate
Tuition per semester hour
$410.00
$520.00
InfoTech Fee per semester hour
$12.50
$12.50
Total Charge per semester hour
$422.50
$532.50
Summer Room
$820.00
N/A

 

2014-2015 Dual Enrollment Charges (High School Students)
Wilmington High School
Other High Schools
Tuition per 4 semester hour course
$150.00
$820.00
InfoTech Fee per 4 semester hour course
$50.00
$50.00
Total Charge per 4 semester hour course
$200.00
$870.00