Undergraduate Tuition 2022-2023
Undergraduate Tuition and Fees
2022-2023 Academic Year
|FULL-TIME PROGRAMS||ANNUAL COSTS|
|Tuition – Undergraduate (up to 18 credits per semester)||$35,445|
|Housing (Room)||$7,380 – $10,426|
|Dining Plan (Board)||$6,342– $6,656|
|Other Fees||See below|
Part-time students enrolled in 1-11 credits will be charged $1,181 per credit.
Directed study courses are charged at the prevailing rate at the time the course is taken. These courses are not covered by tuition remission.
Note: Finance charges and late fees will be applied to past-due accounts. Tuition rates are subject to change and are reviewed annually.
Full-time students who enroll in a combination of Undergraduate and Professional Studies courses will pay the full-day tuition rate.
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Singles and Doubles
|HOUSING||COST PER SEMESTER||ANNUAL COST|
|Guild or Trinity Double Rooms||$3,690||$7,380|
|Presentation Double Room||$3,950||$7,900|
|Brassard Double Room||$4,215||$8,430|
|Trinity Small Singles (Rooms 101 and 103)||$4,137||$8,274|
|Guild and Trinity Buy-Out Singles (waitlist only, if available)||$4,689||$9,378|
|Brassard Buy-Out Single (waitlist only, if available)||$5,213||$10,426|
|HOUSING||COST PER SEMESTER||ANNUAL COST|
|Guild (Rooms 142, 201, 225, 242, 301, 325, 342)
Guild (Triple for two residents)
|Trinity (Rooms 200 and 300)||$4,190||$8,380|
Brassard (Triple for two residents)
|DINING PLANS||COST PER SEMESTER||ANNUAL COST|
|Plan 1 – Unlimited (mandatory for first-semester freshmen and new residents)||$3,328||$6,656|
|Plan 2 – 14-meal plan||$3,250||$6,500|
|Plan 3 – 10-meal plan||$3,171||$6,342|
|Plan 4 – Commuter meal plan (25 meals for $132)|
Meal plans are non-refundable and non-transferable, although resident meal plans are partially refundable through the add/drop period (and non-refundable after the add/drop period). For additional information, visit our Dining Services.
|Credit Overload for day students (more than 18 credits per semester)||$1,181
|New Student Fee (one-time fee)
New International Student Fee
|Late Payment Fee – Full-time day students (per occurrence)
Late Payment Fee – All others (per occurrence)
|Day Undergraduate Tuition Deposit (first-time resident)
Day Undergraduate Tuition Deposit (first-time commuter)
|Enrollment Commitment Deposit – International Student||$100|
|Returning Undergraduate Housing Deposit
(Due March 1; non-refundable after May 1)
Parking Fine (per occurrence)
|Technology Fee (per semester)||$250|
|Clinical Surcharge (per course)||$150|
|Liability Insurance Fee (Nursing clinical or practicums; counseling, social work, or psychology internships. Charged upon course registration.)||Varies|
|Challenge Exam||$80 per credit|
|Credit for Prior Learning Portfolio||$80|
|Transcript Fee (per occurrence)||$10|
|ID Card Replacement Fee (per occurrence)||$15|
|Resident Dorm Damage Deposit (Refundable after dorm damage charges are subtracted.)||$100|
|Resident Health Fee (per semester)||$200|
|Student Activity Fee (per semester)||$300|
|Service Charge for Returned Checks and e-Checks (per occurrence)||$30|
|Online course fee (For day students taking online classes.)||$125 per class|
Students must complete a Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) form for Rivier to speak with others about their account. This includes parents, guardians, spouses, and others.
Due to the nature of certain laboratory and other experiences, some courses cannot be taken on an audit basis. Lecture courses may be audited. The audit fee is the same as the credit charge except for alumni and senior citizens. Contact the Office of the Registrar for specific courses.
Alumni holding a bachelor’s and/or master’s degree from Rivier can audit select undergraduate courses at no charge on a space-available basis. Alumni are responsible for paying fees associated with the class, however, parking fees are waived. Register for classes online or in-person at the Office of the Registrar. Please indicate “alumni” and in the credit section of the form write “audit.”
Persons 60 years of age or older are eligible to take select undergraduate courses on an audit or for credit basis:
- Audit: Courses may be audited on a space-available basis with preference being given to paying students; there is no tuition charge and cost is 100% of fees. Registration with the Registrar’s Office can be done one week prior to the start of the course.
- For Credit: Courses may be taken for credit; the cost is 50% of tuition and 100% of fees.
- Non-credit: For persons 55 years or older, the University sponsors the Rivier Institute for Senior Education (RISE). Classes offer instruction on a variety of topics. Learn more about the RISE program.
Office of Student Accounts
- Telephone (603) 897-8488
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Location Adrienne Hall