The 2022-2023 tuition and fee rates are in effect from Aug. 1, 2022 until July 31, 2023.

Tuition

Undergraduate Tuition Rates 2022-2023
Undergraduate Tuition (full-time, 12-18 credit hours)$17,077 per semester
Combined Five-year program (undergraduate/graduate, 12-18 credit hours)$17,077 per semester
Undergraduate Tuition (1-11 credit hours, >18 hours)$1,055 per credit hour
Undergraduate Wintermester Tuition (1 – 2 credit hour courses)$1,055 per credit hour
Undergraduate Wintermester Tuition (3 credit hour course)$2,110
Undergraduate Wintermester Tuition (4 credit hour course)$3,165
Undergraduate Summer Tuition$1,055 per credit hour
Graduate Tuition Rates 2022-2023
Graduate Tuition$1,068 per credit hour
Graduate Ph.D. Tuition$1,068 per credit hour
Graduate Certificate Programs (Fixed Rate)
Certificate in Business Intelligence (includes tuition, required fees and program supplies)$10,000*
Dual Credit Teaching in English Literature and Language (includes tuition, required fees and program supplies)$12,000*
Dual Credit Teaching in Psychology (includes tuition, required fees and program supplies)**$12,000*
Dual Credit Teaching in United States History (includes tuition, required fees and program supplies)$12,000*

*Currently not eligible to receive federal financial assistance.

**$2,000 per course

Fees

Required Student Fees – 2022-2023
Academic Assessment Fee* (undergraduate, graduate)$42 per semester
Student Services Fee** (undergraduate, > 11 hours)$378 per semester
Student Services Fee** (undergraduate, < 12 hours)$195 per semester
Summer Student Services Fee** (undergraduate, > 11 hours)$190
Summer Student Services Fee** (undergraduate, < 12 hours)$94
Student Services Fee** (law, graduate, Ph.D. students, > 8 hours)$378 per semester
Student Services Fee** (law, graduate, Ph.D. students, < 9 hours)$195 per semester
Summer Student Services Fee** (law, graduate, Ph.D. students, > 2 hours)$190
Summer Student Services Fee** (law, graduate, Ph.D. students, < 3 hours)$94
Study Abroad Grant Fund Fee*** (undergraduate, full-time, > 11 hours)$10 per semester
Information Services Fee**** (undergraduate, > 11 hours)$106 per semester
Information Services Fee**** (undergraduate, < 12 hours)$52 per semester
Summer Information Services Fee**** (undergraduate, > 11 hours)$52
Summer Information Services Fee**** (undergraduate, < 12 hours)$27
Information Services Fee**** (law, graduate, Ph.D. students, > 8 hours)$106 per semester
Information Services Fee**** (law, graduate, Ph.D. students, < 9 hours)$52 per semester
Summer Information Services Fee**** (law, graduate, Ph.D. students, > 2 hours)$52
Summer Information Services Fee**** (law, graduate, Ph.D. students, < 3 hours)$27

*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 Services Fee partially supports a wide variety of professional services and organizations available to all St. Mary’s students. These include the 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. The fee applies to all students regardless of instructional method (on campus or off campus).

***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
AE 3381$20
AE 3385$30
Art (all other courses)$20
BA 7332, 7333$1,750
Bioinformatics 3410, 3411, 4411, 4412$150
Biology 1301, BL 1302$75
Biology (all other lab courses)$150
BL 3330 (Preceptorship)$60
CH 1401, CH 1402$55
Chemistry (all other lab courses)$75
CM 1311, 3322, 3323, 3360, 4300$50
CM 4360, 4362, 4363, 4366, 4380$50
Computer Science Major (per semester)$30
Computer Science CS 6361, 6362, 6363, 6364$40
CN 6321, 6323, 6341$25
CJ 3330, CR 3330$20
CR 3338$75
DAT Preparatory Course Fee (Fall Only)$900
DM 1311$7
DM 3161, DM 3331, DM 3381, DM 4191, DM 4362$12
DM 1302, DM 2352$20
ES 1300, ES 1303, ES 1304, ES 1373, ES 3303 (Field Trips)$50
ES 1100 (Lab)$50
ES 3300, 3330$60
ES 2325, ES 2330, ES 3360, ES 3335, ES 3340, ES 3365, ES 3325$50
ES 4400$35
ED 3345W, ED 4351$12
ED 3321W, ED 3341W, ED 3350W, ED 3361, ED 3362W$25
ED 4639, ED 4689 (Student Teaching)$55
FSC 3401, 3442, 3450, 4410, 4420$150
Engineering Major (per semester)$200
IO 6381$30
IO 6383$18
GRE Prep Course$725
Jump Start Program Fee (On-Campus)$925
Jump Start Program Fee (Off-Campus)$825
LSAT Review Course Fee (Fall Only)$800
Modern Language: Arabic, French, German, Mandarin Chinese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish 1311, 1312, 2312, 3361W$30
Spanish Upper Division Courses$30
MCAT Review Course Fee (Fall Only)$1,200
Music 1301 (Classical Guitar, Piano)$100
Music (Private Lessons)$1,055
PY 1401, PY 1402, PY 1404, PY 2404, PY 3101, PY 3102$50
PY 3113, PY 3114$45
PS 3381$20
PS 3383W, PS 3385$30
PS 6321, 6322, 7331, 7332$15
PS 6381$30
PS 6383$18
SC 4383W$20
SC 3381$30
ST 3330/4330$150
Waste Disposal Fee (BL, CH, and EG Students)**$25

**The waste disposal fee applies to students in the Biology, Chemistry and Engineering departments. The fee helps offset costs associated with the proper storage of chemical and biological agents, waste handling, and waste disposal. This is necessary to protect our air and water quality; assure the safety of our students, faculty and staff members; and maintain compliance with applicable safety standards.

General 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 — 2022-2023
Meal PlanCost per semester (includes tax)
Rattler 5$2,118
Rattler 7$2,415

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 — 2022-2023
Meal PlanCost per semester (includes tax)
Value Meal Plan 55$564
Value Meal Plan 25$412
Dining Dollar Plan (400 points)$519
Summer Student Meal Plan — 2022-2023
PlanCost per day (27 days) per session (includes tax)
Dining Dollars Summer Meal Plan (563 points) (optional)$609

Housing Fees

Residence Hall Rates Per Semester 2022-2023
Residence HallBath StyleSingle RateDouble Rate
AdelePrivate$3,606
FrederickPrivate$3,606
ChaminadeSuite$4,055
LeiesPrivate$3,606
TreadawayCommon$3,014
FoundersSuite/Private$3,876
CremerPrivate$3,606
DoughertySuite$3,606
BordeauxPrivate$3,606
DonohooPrivate$3,606
LourdesPrivate$3,606
MarianSuite$3,606
Périgueux HallPrivate$4,310

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

Bookstore Fees

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

Parking Permits
New permits issued in fall semester (effective August 2022 to August 2023)$135
New permits issued in spring semester (effective January 2023 to August 2023)$90
New permits issued in summer term (effective May 2023 to August 2023)$45

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

Health Insurance Fees

Domestic student (per semester)$1,299
International student (per semester)$1,299
Domestic student (Summer) (May 20 – Aug 1)$455
Domestic student (Summer II only)$213
International student (Summer) (May 20 – Aug 1)$455
International student (Summer II only)$213

*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 (billed after 6th class day)$150 per semester
ID Card Fee (new ID and replacement ID)$10
Late Payment Fee$200 per semester
Returned Check Fee$50 per occurrence
Stop Payment Fee$50 per occurrence
New Student Orientation (Undergraduate: New and Transfer) Fee$250 (first semester only)
Installment Plan Late Payment Fee$50
Official Transcript Fee$10
Unofficial Transcript Available via Gateway Fee$0
Maintaining Matriculation Fee (Plus **Student Services Fee and ****Information Services Fee)$25
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