Financial Planning

Questions?

Student Financial Services
Address:
Washington Adventist University
7600 Flower Avenue
Takoma Park, MD 20912

Local Phone: 301-891-4005
General Fax: 301-891-4167
For more information about financial aid at WAU, email finaid@wau.edu, or call 1-800-835-4212 to speak to a Financial Aid Counselor.

800-835-4212

Tuition & Fees

Traditional Undergraduate Costs 2015-2016

Cost of Attendance

 

Residence Hall

Non-Residence Hall

Off-Campus

 

Semester

Year

Semester

Year

Semester

Year

Tuition

$10,595

$21,190

$10,595

$21,190

$10,595

$21,190

General Fee*

$400

$800

$400

$700

$400

$700

Technology Fee

$400

$800

$400

$700

$400

$700

Health Insurance Fee**

 

$1,500

 

$1,500

 

$1,500

Books

$600

$1,200

$600

$1,200

$600

$1,200

Room and Board

$4,325

$8,650

 

 

 

 

Transportation

 

 

$250

$500

$250

$500

Miscellaneous Costs

$500

$1,000

$250

$500

$250

$500

Total Estimated Costs

$16,820

$33,640

$12,495

$24,990

$12,495

$24,990

*Note Less than six hours, $200 per semester general fee.
**Health insurance fee will be removed if student provides proof of own policy. Insurance is billed in full in the fall semester for the full academic year--students who leave at the end of the first semester will not receive a refund. Students that begin in the Spring semester will be charged the $750 rate. Rates are subject to change without prior notice.

Professional Studies Program

Tuition and Fees

 

Semester

Year

Tuition*

$2,790

$5,580

General/Technology Fee**

 

$275

Books

$600

$1,200

Total Estimated Costs

$3,390

$7,055

*Based on 6 credits per semester or 12 hours for the year ($465/credit hour)
**One time only fee

Living Expenses

Living expenses vary, depending on a student's preference for housing. An average calculation for living in the Washington metropolitan area includes:

  • Housing, meals, transportation and personal expenses: $16,760

Graduate Program Costs

Tuition and Fees

 

Semester

Year

Tuition*

$3,690

$7,380

General/Technology Fee**

 

$275

Books

$600

$1,200

Total Estimated Costs

$4,290

$8,855

*Based on 6 credits per semester for 12 credits for the year ($615/credit hour)
**One time only fee

Living Expenses

Living expenses vary, depending on a student's preference for housing. An average calculation for living in the Washington metropolitan area includes:

  • Housing, meals, transportation and personal expenses: $16,760