$34,070

Tuition

$51,240

Cost of Attendance

$26,891

Net Price

Alvernia University Tuition and Fees

Alvernia University is known for offering a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral programs in a variety of streams, providing excellent training to students. Compared to the tuition fees charged at most institutions, the expense of education at AU is quite moderate. The average annual cost for students opting to pursue undergraduate programs at the university is estimated to be around $36,350, based on 2020 - 2021 official information. This amount includes the total tuition fees as well as other expenses. While housing costs $12,800, the charges for books and supplies and other expenses stand at $1,500 and $3,050, respectively.

Total Cost of Attendance

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$34,900$34,900
Book & Supplies$1,500$1,500
Room & Board cost$12,340$12,340
Other Expenses$2,500$2,500
Total Cost of Attendance$51,240$51,240

Coming to the cost of attendance, students need to understand that the tuition fee is just a single aspect of the expenses that come under the overall cost of attending the university. There are several other expenses that are involved in the cost of attending the university, which primarily includes housing, dining, textbooks, supplies, and the cost of living. The total tuition and fees for students attending Alvernia University come out to be around $36,350 per year. In addition, the students will be needed to pay an average expense of $1,500 for books and supplies, $8,950 toward room and boarding, and $3,050 for different other expenses in a year. Therefore, the estimated cost of attendance for one year at AU is around $49,850, as per the available information.

Average Net Price by Family Income

Net Price

$26,891

Family Income

Avg. Net Price

$0 to $30,000

$21,608

$30,001 to $48,000

$27,133

$48,001 to $75,000

$25,915

$75,001 to $110,000

$28,382

$110,000+

$30,770

As for the net cost for attending AU, the actual amount depends on the annual family income of the candidate. The net price is nothing but the actual amount that a student is required to pay in a year. Generally, the higher the family income of the candidate, the higher is the net amount to be paid. So, it all essentially depends on the family income bracket of the student. At AU, the average net price is estimated to be around $27,798. Candidates whose annual family income is less than $30,000 will have to pay a net amount of $24,786. For the individuals whose income is somewhere between $30,001 and $48,000, the amount comes to $22,045. Meanwhile, the net price stands at $25,051 for the $48,001-$75,000 income bracket and at $28,068 for an income between $75,001 and $110,000. This amount adds up to $32,482 for students whose annual family income is more than $110,000.

Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$34,900$34,900
Room & Board Cost$12,340$12,340
Total Tuition & Fees$47,240$47,240

At Alvernia University, the tuition and fees for students who are pursuing undergraduate courses are estimated to be around $36,350 in a year. They would also be required to pay around $8,950 for their room and boarding expenses. Accordingly, the overall cost for undergraduate students at the university totals about $49,850 per year, based on the available data.

Graduate Tuition and Fees

In-stateOut-State
Tuition$14,130$14,130
Fees$283$283

Moving on to the tuition and fees charged for students who wish to join postgraduate programs offered at AU, the amount stands at $14,963 per year. This includes $14,670 for the graduate tuition as well as an amount of $293 for the graduation fees.

Cost Per Credit Hour

DegreeYearCost per Credit hour
Graduate2018 - 2019$785
Undergraduate2018 - 2019$934

The cost per credit hour – the total program cost divided by the total number of credit hours of the program – that the student has to pay to attend Alvernia University varies between graduate and undergraduate degrees. The 2019-2020 fee structure places the cost per credit hour for graduate courses at $249 and the undergraduate cost per credit hour at $279. At present, Alvernia University also offers various online programs to students across as many as 58 different majors.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & other expensesOn CampusOff Campus
Room & Board$12,340$5,100
Other Expense$2,500$3,600
Book & Supplies$1,500$1,500

Now, coming to the lodging and related expenses at AU, the actual amount to be paid varies based on whether the candidate opts to live on-campus or off-campus. The on-campus logding facilities cost $15,300 per year, while students have to pay $8,700 a year for off-campus housing. The room and boarding charges for on-campus students come to around $12,800, while the off-campus candidates would need to pay $5,100. On the other hand, the charges toward books and supplies come to around $1,500. The other expenses that students should plan for come to around $2,500 for on-campus candidates and $3,600 for the candidates who live off-campus.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & Other Expenses

Room & Boards

On Campus

$12,340

Off Campus

$5,100

Housing & Other Expenses

Other Expenses

On Campus

$2,500

Off Campus

$3,600

Housing & Other Expenses

Book & Supplies

On Campus

$1,500

Off Campus

$1,500

Now, coming to the lodging and related expenses at AU, the actual amount to be paid varies based on whether the candidate opts to live on-campus or off-campus. The on-campus logding facilities cost $15,300 per year, while students have to pay $8,700 a year for off-campus housing. The room and boarding charges for on-campus students come to around $12,800, while the off-campus candidates would need to pay $5,100. On the other hand, the charges toward books and supplies come to around $1,500. The other expenses that students should plan for come to around $2,500 for on-campus candidates and $3,600 for the candidates who live off-campus.

Online Degree Programs, Tuition and Cost Per Credit Summary

Degree TypeTotal Average TuitionAverage Tuition Per Credit
Bachelors $54,120 $440
Masters $16,500 $550
Doctorate $35,000 $1,000
Certificate $14,850 $550
Certificate $14,850 $550

Alvernia University offers 19 online programs across 8 Majors.

Projected Price for a 4 year degree

A four-year undergraduate course as well as living expenses at AU are projected to cost around $251,353 as per official data. For undergraduate students, the total expenses added up to $27,798 in 2018-2019, $26,891 in 2017-2018, and $26,895 in 2016-2017.

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