Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

Fall 2015 – Spring 2016 Academic Year

Tuition and Fees Per Semester Total for Fall 2015 – Spring 2016
Full time:
12-18 units per semester
$18,990 $37,980
Full time with Additional Units:
Any units in excess of 18 per semester
$18,990
plus $1,220 for every unit over 18
$37,980
plus $1,220 for every unit over 18
Part time:
1-11 unit per semester
$1,220 per unit $1,220 per unit
Student Fees (non-refundable)* $225 $450

* Student Fees are subject to change (includes ASCLU and Technology Fees)



Room Per Semester Total for Fall 2015 – Spring 2016
Standard Residence Halls $3,435 $6,870
Kramer** $4,775 $9,550
Mogen ** $4,775 $9,550
Grace Hall/Trinity Hall ** $5,470 $10,940
Trinity Hall Studio ** $5,770 $11,540

** Residents in Kramer, Mogen, Grace, and Trinity Halls are not required to purchase a meal plan.
Click here for more information on Housing.



Board Per Semester Total for Fall 2015 – Spring 2016
19 Meal Plan + $50 Flex Dollars
per semester
$2,935 $5,870
210 Block Plan + $50 Flex Dollars
per semester
$2,910 $5,820

190 Block Plan + $50 Flex Dollars per semester

$2,725 $5,450
Combo 25 Meal + $200 Flex Dollars per semester $450  
Combo 50 Meal + $200 Flex Dollars per semester $680  


Note: Freshmen must select the 19 Meal Plan or the 210 Block Plan. Only one block plan may be purchased per semester. The standard residence halls are closed during winter break. The dining hall is closed and no meals are served during Thanksgiving, Christmas and spring and/or Easter vacations.

All fees are subject to change without notice. The University reserves the right to change, delete or add to this pricing schedule as deemed appropriate. Transcripts and diploma will not be released for any student who has an outstanding balance owed to Cal Lutheran.

Fall 2015 – Spring 2016 Cost of Attendance Estimates

  On-Campus With Parent(s)
(Dependent)
Off-Campus 
(Independent)
Tuition* $37,980 $37,980 $37,980
Fees $450 $450 $450
Housing/Food (Room and Board) $14,170** $4,770 $11,970
Books and Supplies $1,764 $1,764 $1,764
Transportation $855 $1,125 $1,269
Personal Expenses $2,322 $3,159 $2,898
Loan Fees $100 $100 $100
Total $57,641 $49,348 $56,431

Tuition and fees are paid directly to CLU. If living on-campus, Room and Board are paid directly to CLU.

* Tuition is based on full-time enrollment, 12-18 units per semester.

** The costs above are an average of various room and meal plan expenses. Charges will vary based on your actual residence hall and meal plan.

NOTE: Cost figures are subject to annual increase.