St. Mary's University 1 Camino Santa MariaSan Antonio, TX 78228 +1-210-436-3011 St. Mary's University logo William Joseph Chaminade St. Mary's University, Texas

The 2019-2020 tuition and fees outlined below will be in effect from Aug. 1, 2019 to July 31, 2020.

Tuition

Undergraduate Tuition Rates 2019-2020
Undergraduate Tuition (full-time, 12-18 credit hours) $15,585 per semester
Combined Five-year Program (undergraduate/graduate, 12-18 credit hours) $15,585 per semester
Undergraduate Tuition (1 to 11 credit hours/credit hours greater than 18) $970 per credit hour
Undergraduate Summer Tuition $970 per credit hour
Graduate Tuition Rates 2019-2020
Graduate Tuition $980 per credit hour
Graduate Ph.D. Tuition $980 per credit hour

Fees

Required Student Fees – 2019-2020
Academic Assessment Fee*
(undergraduate, graduate)
$35 per semester
Student Activity Fee**
(undergraduate, > 11 hours)
$340 per semester
Student Activity Fee**
(undergraduate, < 12 hours)
$175 per semester
Student Activity Fee**
(law, graduate, Ph.D. students, > 8 hours)
$340 per semester
Student Activity Fee**
(law, graduate, Ph.D. students, < 9 hours)
$175 per semester
Summer Student Activity Fee**
(undergraduate, > 11 hours)
$170
Summer Student Activity Fee**
(undergraduate, < 12 hours)
$84
Summer Student Activity Fee**
(law, graduate, Ph.D. students, > 2 hours)
$170
Summer Student Activity Fee**
(law, graduate, Ph.D. students, < 3 hours)
$84
Study Abroad Grant Fund Fee***
(undergraduate, full-time, > 11 hours)
$10 per semester
Information Services Fee****
(undergraduate, > 11 hours)
$100 per semester
Information Services Fee****
(undergraduate, < 12 hours)
$50 per semester
Information Services Fee****
(law, graduate, Ph.D. students, > 8 hours)
$100 per semester
Information Services Fee****
(law, graduate, Ph.D. students, < 9 hours)
$50 per semester
Summer Information Services Fee****
(undergraduate, > 11 hours)
$50
Summer Information Services Fee****
(undergraduate, < 12 hours)
$25
Summer Information Services Fee****
(law, graduate, Ph.D. students, > 2 hours)
$50
Summer Information Services Fee****
(law, graduate, Ph.D. students, < 3 hours)
$25

*Academic Assessment Fee is for standardized tests and survey instruments, individual student assessment in the academic major, and assessment instruments used for academic and career advising.

**Student Activity Fee partially supports a wide variety of professional services and organizations available to all St. Mary’s students. These include: Student Health Center, Student Psychological and Testing Services, Career Services, the Dean of Students and Student Life, Campus Recreation and the following student organizations: Student Government Association, Student Bar Association, The Rattler student newspaper, and the University Programming Council. Students receive free admission to athletic events (other than conference playoffs) and most concerts, lectures and drama productions. This fee is charged to undergraduate, graduate, law and Ph.D. students at the rates indicated above.

***Study Abroad Grant Fee is used to provide financial support for undergraduate students seeking to participate in a variety of study abroad experiences to include semester programs, international immersion programs, and international business, government, and non-government organization internships.

****The Information Services Fee supports a wide variety of services provided to all St. Mary’s students. These services include but are not limited to bandwidth, wifi, infrastructure upgrades, student printing, information security systems, library databases, research journals, Canvas system components and classroom technology upgrades. The fee applies to all students regardless of instructional method (on campus or off campus). Full details can be found on Gateway.


  • Course Fees

     

    Lab Equipment Use, Expendable Materials and Field Trips
    Art courses $20
    Biology 1301, 1302 $55
    Biology (all other lab courses) $75
    Chemistry 1401, 1402 $55
    Chemistry (all other lab courses) $75
    Computer Science Major (per semester) $30
    Courses Taught in R101 and TR380 $50
    Criminology 3338 $60
    DAT Preparatory Course (fall only) $1,200
    Drama 1311 $7
    Drama 3161, 3331, 3381, 4191, 4362 $12
    Drama 1302, 2352 $20
    Earth Science 1300, 1303, 1304, 1373, 3303 (field trips) $35
    Earth Science 1100 (lab) $35
    Earth Science 2325, 2330, 3360, 3335, 3340, 3365 $45
    Earth Science 3325 $35
    Earth Science 3300 $55
    Education 3321W, 3341W, 3350W, 3361, 3362W $25
    Education 3345W, 4351 $12
    Education 4639, 4689 (student teaching) $30
    Engineering Major (per semester) $75
    English/Communication Arts or Communication Studies 4350, 4360, 4361, 4362, 4363, 4364, 4365 $50
    GRE Prep Course Fee (fall only) $725
    Jump Start Program Fee (on-campus) Pending
    Jump Start Program Fee (off-campus) Pending
    LSAT Review Course Fee (fall only) $1,050
    Modern Languages: Arabic, French, German, Mandarin Chinese, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish 1311, 1312, 2312, 3361W* $30
    MCAT Review Course Fee (fall only) $1,500
    Music (rental of school-owned instruments) $25
    Music (private lessons) $970
    Physics 1401, 1402, 1404, 2404, 3101, 3102 $35
    Physics 3113, 3114 $45
    Psychology 3381 $20
    Psychology 3383W, 3385* $30
    Sociology 4383W $20
    Sociology 3381 $30
    Speech 3361W* $15
    Speech 3381, 3385* $30

    Fees are per course, per semester unless otherwise indicated.

  • Meal plan fees

  • Meal plan fees

    Undergraduate residential students are required to select and purchase a meal plan as a part of their Housing Application. Residential students may choose between the Rattler 5 and the Rattler 7 meal plan options.

     

    Residential Student Meal Plan Options — 2019-2020
    Meal Plan Cost per semester (includes tax)
    Rattler 5 Meal Plan $1,930
    Rattler 7 Meal Plan $2,195

    Graduate, law and commuter students may choose to enroll in a plan, but it is optional. For more information on St. Mary’s Dining Services and descriptions of meal plans visit the Campus Dish.

     

    Commuter Student Meal Plan Options — 2019-2020
    Plan Cost per semester (includes tax)
    Value Meal Plan 55 $512
    Value Meal Plan 25 $375
    Dining Dollar Plan (400 points) $471
    Summer Student Meal Plan — 2019-2020
    Plan Cost per session (includes tax)
    Dining Dollars Summer Meal Plan (544 points) (optional) $600 per session

  • Housing Fees

    Residence Hall Rates Per Semester 2019-2020
    Residence Hall Bath Style Single Rate Double Rate
    Adele Private  $3,855
    Chaminade Suite $3,855
    Leies Private $3,430
    Treadaway Community $2,865
    Founders Suite/Private $3,685
    Frederick Private $3,430
    Cremer Private $3,430
    Dougherty Suite $3,430
    Flores Private $3,855
    Donohoo Private $3,430
    Lourdes Private $3,430
    Marian Suite $3,430
    Périgueux Hall  Private $4,095
    Maymester in Treadaway  Community $250
    Summer Sessions in Treadaway  Community $600 per session

    Visit the living on campus section for more information about housing options.

  • General Fees

    Bookstore
    Bookstore Accounts
    Bookstore Account Charge (undergraduate, > 11 hours) $650 per semester
    Bookstore Account Charge (undergraduate, < 12 hours) $300 per semester
    Bookstore Account Charge (law, > 8 hours) $800 per semester
    Bookstore Account Charge (law, < 9 hours) $400 per semester

    Bookstore waivers can be requested through the Business Office. Note: We reserve the right to close a bookstore account at any time due to nonpayment and/or lack of financial arrangements with the Business Office.

     

    Parking
    Parking Permits
    New permits issued in fall semester (effective August 2019 – August 2020) $160
    New permits issued in spring semester (effective January 2020 – August 2020) $80
    New permits issued in summer term (effective May 2020 – August 2020) $40

    Note: Parking Permit charges will be assessed during the term in which students receive the permit.

     

    Health Insurance
    Domestic student (per semester) Pending
    International student (per semester) Pending
    Summer I and II 2020 Pending
    Summer II 2020 only Pending

    *Rates are tentative and subject to change.

    For additional information on the St. Mary’s University student health insurance benefit plan enrollment or waiver processes, please visit https://stmarytx.myahpcare.com/.

    Other Fees
    Late Registration Fee (after 100% tuition refund period) $150 per semester
    ID Card Fee (new ID and replacement ID) $10
    Late Payment Fee $200 per semester
    Installment Late Payment Fee $50 per month
    Returned Check Fee $50 per occurrence
    Stop Payment Fee $50 per occurrence
    New Student Orientation (Undergraduate) Fee $200(first semester only)
    Maintaining Matriculation (Grad/Ph.D.) Fee $25 per semester
    Official Transcript Fee $10
    Unofficial Transcript Available via Gateway Fee $0


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