Fees Glossary

This list details information about mandatory fees charged to student tuition accounts. 

 

Health Services Fee

Assessed to all full-time undergraduate students once per term. It supports a variety of services, including access to our Health Services facility. This fee also includes a mandatory student accident insurance that Manhattan provides to supplement other insurance in case the student is involved in an accident on campus.  

Health Services
Alumni Hall 104
Phone: 718-862-7217
Fax: 718-862-7797

health.services@manhattan.edu

Information Services Fee

This fee provides students with a variety of services, including email, wireless connectivity, cloud computing with document sharing, file storage, free printing in computer labs, digital signage, a course management system, academic and research database access, and newspapers. It is charged each semester.

Non-Matriculation Fee

This fee is charged each term to students who are not matriculated at Manhattan College.

Overcredit Charges

Students who exceed the annual number of credits listed under the current degree requirements in their field of study for their class status will be charged at the per credit tuition rate for the school in which they are registered. Overcredit charges are assessed each Spring semester. Students should contact their academic advisor for questions related to annual enrollment limits. Course requirements are listed in the Manhattan College catalog, available from the Registrar.

Program Fee

This fee is charged each semester to all full-time undergraduate students and serves to differentiate programming costs between the five schools of the College.

Registration Fee (Graduate Students)

This fee is charged to graduate students each term they register. NOTE: Summer registration covers up to three terms.

Room and Board

Room and Board charges are based on a resident student’s meal plan selection each semester. Additional housing surcharges are assessed for single rooms and 12-month housing.

Residence Life
Thomas Hall, 5th floor
Phone: 718-862-7438
Fax: 718-862-7893

residencelife@manhattan.edu

Student Activity Fee

This fee is charged each semester to all full-time undergraduate students. These fees fund Student Government and other recognized Manhattan student organizations as well as varied extracurricular excursions and activities.

Student Activities
Thomas Hall 502
Phone: 718-862-7247
Fax: 718-862-7971

studentactivities@manhattan.edu

Study Abroad Fee

Students studying through study abroad programs are assessed this fee during the semester away from campus.

Study Abroad
Nonie Wanger, Director
Memorial Hall 423
718-862-7316
nonie.wanger@manhattan.edu

Nancy Cave, Coordinator
Memorial Hall 412
718-862-7527
nancy.cave@manhattan.edu

Transfer Credit Fee  

This fee is assessed for matriculated students who have received prior approval from their academic advisor to take a course for credit at another college or university. This fee will be assessed once the transcript has been received, evaluated and processed by the Registrar’s office. 

Registrar
Memorial Hall 101
Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Phone: 718-862-7914
Fax: 718-862-7457


One-time, Mandatory Fees

These fees are assessed to student accounts in their first semester of enrollment at Manhattan College (unless otherwise noted).

Dorm Damage Deposit

This fee is charged to all first-time resident students. It is refundable, less sanctions or damage assessments upon proper withdrawal from housing at the completion of the housing contract period.

Residence Life
Thomas Hall, 5th floor
Phone: 718-862-7438
Fax: 718-862-7893

residencelife@manhattan.edu

Graduation Fee   

This mandatory fee is charged to all students upon completion of 90 credits. This fee covers various expenses including but not limited to: printing of the diploma, registering the degree with New York State, cap and gown, and graduation ceremony.

College Development

Memorial Hall 100
Phone: 718-862-7582

Matriculation Fee

Assessed to all first-year students which confirms pursuit of a baccalaureate degree program.

Registrar
Memorial Hall 101
Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Phone: 718-862-7914
Fax: 718-862-7457

Orientation Fee

Covers the cost of a two-day orientation program or the orientation new and transferred students undergo each Spring term. Students meet with academic advisors and register for classes.  

Thomas Hall 502

orientation@manhattan.edu