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Tuition & Financial Aid

Earning a degree costs money. The School of Professional & Continuing Studies offers a valuable University of Richmond education at competitive rates for graduate studies, undergraduate studies, and professional development for educators.

Tuition, Fees and Refunds

Parking permits are inexpensive ($50 per year) and allow parking in several convenient lots on campus. Many faculty and staff lots are open for commuter parking after 6:00 p.m. on weekdays, increasing the number of lots available for Professional & Continuing Studies students.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Degree-seeking students may qualify for financial aid and/or SPCS scholarships and can utilize the University of Richmond’s Financial Aid Office. Merit-based scholarships, need-based aid, Virginia Tuition Assistant Grant (VTAG) and loans are some of the resources available to qualified applicants. And the University’s installment plan allows you to spread tuition payments over several months.

Note: The website of the University Controller provides the University’s authoritative schedule of fees and refunds in addition to information information about payment options and our installment payment plan.

Tuition, Fees & Refund Schedules
Tuition & Fees

Tuition and Fees

Degree Program Schedule of Fees 2017-18
Undergraduate Course Tuition per semester hour $480
Graduate Course Tuition per semester hour $600
Educator Graduate Course Tuition (professional development) per semester hour $267
Student Teaching Tuition (12 semester hours) Undergraduate
Graduate
$4,850
$5,840
Prior Learning Portfolio Application Fee per portfolio $200
Prior Learning Portfolio Tuition per hour awarded $300
Application Fees Undergraduate
Graduate
$35
$50
Late Payment Fees
Payment due by 5pm Monday, 1st day of term
Balance < $500
Balance ≥ $500
$35
$70
Parking Permit per year $50
Graduation Fee one-time charge $50
Refunds

Schedule of Refunds

Timeframe Amount
Withdrawal on or before the first day of class 100%
Withdrawal during the first week of classes 100%
Withdrawal during the second week of classes 70%
Withdrawal during the third week of classes 50%
Withdrawal during the fourth week of classes 25%
Withdrawal during the fifth week of classes 25%
Withdrawal during the sixth week of classes 25%
Withdrawal after the sixth week of classes None

Contact Us

Special Programs Building
28 Westhampton Way
Univ. of Richmond, VA 23173
Phone: (804) 289-8133
Fax: (804) 289-8138
spcs@richmond.edu

Monday-Friday: 8:30am–5pm
Closed for University holidays