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College of Arts & Sciences

Tuition & Fees

More than 95% of Baker students on the Baldwin City campus receive financial aid in the form of scholarships and grants that total thousands of dollars.

Tuition & Fees

During your search of colleges, you will find that Baker University’s total direct cost of tuition, fees, and on-campus room and board is highly competitive with other private institutions.

 

Use the online net price calculator to receive an estimate of how much students similar to you paid to attend Baker University’s College of Arts and Sciences.

2021-22 Costs

Full-time undergraduates

(12-18 hours)

$31,000/year  $15,500/semester
Part-time undergraduates

(1-11 hours)

$1,002 per c/h
Overload

(Over 18 hours)

$500 per c/h
Interterm session only
$450 per c/h
Summer school courses | on ground
$450 per c/h
Summer school courses | online
$225 per c/h
Summer internship

First 3 hours

$225 per c/h
Summer internship

Over 3 hours

$450 per c/h
High school tuition & concurrent credit
$113 per c/h

Room

Irwin/Gessner double occupancy
$3,990/year  $1,995/semester
Irwin/Gessner single occupancy
$5,718 /year  $2,859/semester
New Living Center Suite A

(1/room, 4/suite)

$5,940/year  $2,970/semester
New Living Center Suite B

(2/room, 4/suite)

$5,100/year  $2,550/semester
New Living Center Suite C

(2/room, 2/suite)

$5,364/year  $2,682/semester
Apartments
$6,242/year  $3,121/semester

Meal Plans

19-meal plan

(19 meals per week + $25 in declining balance per semester)

$4,532/year  $2,266/semester
14-meal plan

(14 meals per week + $200 in declining balance + 10 flex meals per semester)

$4,532/year  $2,266/semester
12-meal plan

(12 meals per week + $75 in declining balance + 10 flex meals per semester)

$4,306/year $2,153/semester
Block Plan

(225 meals per semester + $200 in declining balance per semester)

$4,532/year  $2,266/semester
Commuter meal plan

(50 meals per semester + $145 in declining balance/semester)

Available only to students living off-campus or in Greek chapter houses or Horn and Markham apartments

$567

New Students

Confirmation deposit

(Collected from all new students)

$100

Mandatory Fees

General university fee

(Full time)

$600/year  $300/semester
General university fee

(Part time)

$300/year  $150/semester

Other Fees

Athletic program fees
TBD/per sport
Music private lesson fee

Nonrefundable

$237/semester (half-hour lessons)
Instructional fees

Nonrefundable

TBD/course
Advanced placement fee
$35
Graduation fee

(Charged when senior status attained)

$125
Returned-check charge
$25
Student ID card - replacement fee
$30 each
Student-teaching fee
$25 per c/h
State-assessed fees for student teaching
TBD (subject to change without notice)
Official transcript request
$13 each
Interest charged on late payments
1% per month

2022-23 Costs

Full-time undergraduates

(12-18 hours)

$31,620/year  $15,810/semester
Part-time undergraduates

(1-11 hours)

$1,022 per c/h
Overload

(Over 18 hours)

$511 per c/h
Interterm session only

First two interterms are at no cost (included with regular tuition); additional interterms per credit hour.

$450 per c/h
Summer school courses | on ground
$450 per c/h
Summer school courses | online
$225 per c/h
Summer internship

First 3 hours

$225 per c/h
Summer internship

Over 3 hours

$450
High school tuition & concurrent credit
$113 per c/h

Room

Irwin/Gessner double occupancy
$4,070/year  $2,0355/semester
Irwin/Gessner single occupancy
$5,832/year  $2,916/semester
New Living Center Suite A

(1/room, 4/suite)

$6,059/year  $3,029/semester
New Living Center Suite B

(2/room, 4/suite)

$5,202/year  $2,601/semester
New Living Center Suite C

(2/room, 2/suite)

$5,471/year  $2,735/semester
Apartments
$6,367/year  $3,183/semester

Meal Plans

19-meal plan

(19 meals per week + $25 in declining balance per semester)

*Actual rates will be set February 2022.

$4,668/year  $2,334/semester
14-meal plan

(14 meals per week + $200 in declining balance + 10 flex meals per semester)

*Actual rates will be set February 2022.

$4,668/year  $2,334/semester
12-meal plan

(12 meals per week + $75 in declining balance + 10 flex meals per semester)

*Actual rates will be set February 2022.

$4,435/year  $2,217/semester
Block plan

(225 meals per semester + $200 in declining balance per semester)

*Actual rates will be set February 2022.

$4,668/year  $2,334/semester
Commuter meal plan

(50 meals per semester + $145 in declining balance/semester)

Available only to students living off-campus or in Greek chapter houses or Horn and Markham apartments

*Actual rates will be set February 2022.

 $1,168/year $584/semester

New Students

Matriculation fee

Collected first semester of enrollment

$100

Mandatory Fees

General university fee

Full time, nonrefundable

$600/year  $300/semester
General university fee

Part time, nonrefundable

$300/year  $150/semester

Other Fees

Athletic program fees
TBD/per sport
Music private lesson fee

Nonrefundable

$242/semester (half-hour lessons)
Instructional fees
TBD/course

Nonrefundable

Advanced placement fee
$35
Graduation fee

Charged when senior status attained

$125
Returned-check charge
$25
Student ID card – replacement fee
$30 each
Student-teaching fee
$25 per c/h
State-assessed fees for student teaching
TBD (subject to change without notice)
Official transcript request
$13 each

$3 increase to cover credit card fee.

Interest charged on late payments
1% per month