Tuition & Costs

For more than a decade, U.S. News and World Report
has named UVa-Wise among the top three public national liberal arts colleges
whose students graduate with a low debt load.

2015-2016 School Year

The student fee charges for 2015 – 2016 Academic Year become effective beginning with the Summer 2015 Session and ending with the Spring 2016 Semester

Tuition and Required Fees

Full-time student (12-18 credit hours per semester)
Virginia ResidentNon-Virginia ResidentTAG -- Kentucky and Tennessee*
$9,220.00 per year ($4610.00 per semester)$25,454.00 per year ($12,727.00 per semester)$13,376.00 per year ($6,688.00 per semester)
Students taking more than 18 credit hours per semester will be charged for the additional hours at the part-time tuition rate.
Part-time student (less than 12 credit hours per semester)
Virginia ResidentNon-Virginia ResidentTAG -- Kentucky and Tennessee*
$216.00 per credit hour$874.00 per credit hour
$478.00 TAG per credit hour
Students taking 7-11 credit hours $67.00 per year ($33.50 per semester) technology fee
Students taking 1-5 credit hours will be charged $49.00 per credit hour in Student Fees
Students taking 6-8 credit hours will be charged $74.00 per credit hour in Student Fees
Students taking 9-11 credit hours will be charged $107.00 per credit hour in Student Fees
Capital Fee – part time out-of-state $18.00 per credit hour (1-11 hours)
Capital Fee – full time out-of-state students $632.00 per year fee ($316.00 per semester).
*Kentucky – Bell, Breathitt, Floyd, Harlan, Knott, Leslie, Letcher, Magoffin, Perry and Pike
Tennessee – Claiborne, Hancock, Hawkins, Johnson, Sullivan and Washington counties and the cities of Bristol, Kingsport & Johnson City

Room and Board Residence Halls

Henson$4,860.00 per year ($2,430.00 per semester)
McCraray$5,820.00 per year ($2,910.00 per semester)
Asbury Hall, Commonwealth Hall, Culbertson Hall, Red House,
Martha Randolph Hall, Thompson Hall, Townhouses
$6,706.00 per year ($3,353.00 per semester)

Meal Plans

Cavalier Red
175 Meal Block & $50.00 Dining Dollars
Default Meal Plan for
all residential students
$4,112.00 per year ($2,056.00 per semester)
Cavalier White
225 Meal Block & $50.00 Dining Dollars
Available to all residential students
$4,322.00 per year ($2,161.00 per semester)
Cavalier Gray
150 Meal Block & $175.00 Dining Dollars
Upgrade option for upperclassmen
$4,112.00 per year ($2,056.00 per semester)

Faculty, Staff, and Student Commuter Meal Plans

Any 80 meals per semester$573.00
Any 50 meals per semester$374.00
Any 25 meals per semester$193.00
Points PlanMinimum points purchase is $25.00.
An additional 5% discount is given when dining at Smith Dining Commons.

Miscellaneous Fee

Return Check Fee$25.00

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Need help? Contact the Financial Aid department at 276.328.0139 or email finaid@uvawise.edu.