Undergraduate Tuition and Fees


The uncertainty of present-day costs makes it necessary for the College to reserve the right to adjust tuition and fees whenever necessary. In applying for admission, students and their families should anticipate future annual increases. Such changes will be formally announced in advance. 

A. Full Time Undergraduate Student - Tuition Charges

Full time students register for 12 or more credits per semester.



New Students entering 2013-2014 $16,500
Entrants in 2012-2013 $15,600
Entrants in 2011-2012 $14,850
Entrants prior to Fall 2011 $14,400



Arts $625
Education and Health $625
Business $750
Science $800
Engineering $1,250
Overcredit Charges* per credit hour

*See section on Overcredits for more detail

B. Part Time Students, 2013-2014

Part time students in day, evening or special (January and Summer) sessions register for less than 12 credits per semester.

Tuition Charges per Credit Hour $840

C. Room and Board Fee, per semester, 2013-2014

Room and Board (Standard Room Occupancy) with the following meal plans:

Double Room Unlimited Plan + $50 OCS (off-campus spending)* $6,540
Double Room Unlimited Plan + $150 OCS $6,640
Double Room Unlimited Plan + $250 OCS $6,730
Overlook Plan- 4 Meals/Week + $640 ACD + $160 OCS $6,160
Single Room Surcharge (per semester) $2,050
12-Month Housing (add-on to Standard plan) $2,500

*Mandatory plan for all incoming freshman.


D. One-Time Fees

Application fee (nonrefundable) $60
Student Acceptance Deposit - Commuter (Credited toward Matriculation, nonrefundable) $500
Student Acceptance Deposit - Resident (Credited toward Matriculation, nonrefundable)       

Includes Dorm Damage Deposit, refundable upon completion of contract and absence of damage to dormitory facilities.

Dorm Damage Deposit $300
Graduation (Charged upon achieving Senior status - 90 credits) $350
Matriculation $300
Orientation (Freshmen) $275
Orientation (Transfer) $230

E. Other Fees

Non-matriculation - per semester $180
Late payment charge (per month on overdue balance) 1%
Returned Check $75
Student Activity - per semester $220
Health Services Fee - per semester $65
Physical Education Summer Camp $1,000
Transcript - per copy $5
Transfer Credit Fee for Off-Campus Courses $140
Information Services Fee (Resident) - per semester $290
Information Services Fee (Commuter) - per semester (undergraduate) $170
Room Reservation Deposit (advanced each Spring term to secure place in dorm) $400
Study Abroad $500
Deferral fee - optional financing tool, per semester $100

Undergraduate Cost of Attendance (COA) 2013-2014

Manhattan College establishes a full cost of attendance (COA) budget that includes tuition, fees, room and board, books, transportation and personal, miscellaneous expenses. Only the amounts for tuition and fees and on-campus residence will appear on your billing statement, but the other expenses are calculated into the student expense budget for the purpose of establishing need and awarding aid.


Tuition $33,000
Program Fee $1,500
Health Services Fee $130
Information Services Fee $340
Student Activity Fee $440
Matriculation Fee $300
Orientation Fee $275
Books $1,200
Miscellaneous $1,200
Transportation $1,100
Room and Board allowance $2,000
Total Budget $41,485



Tuition $33,000
Program Fee $1,500
Room and Board $13,080
Health Services Fee $130
Information Services Fee $580
Student Activity Fee $440
Matriculation Fee $300
Orientation Fee $275
Dorm Damage Deposit $300
Books $1,200
Miscellaneous $1,200
Transportation $600
Total Budget $52,605

*COA listed for new students entering 2013-2014. School of enrollment determines the program fee. Consult catalog for the appropriate charge. Adjustments are made for less than full-time status, overcredit charges, and room and board plan selected. 


Note: Rates are effective May 1, 2013