Undergraduate Costs

Tuition and Fees for 2016-2017

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

Tuition $25,415 $25,415 $50,830
Room (non single) $3,552* $3,552* $7,104*
Full Flex (Meal Plan) $3,043 $3,043 $6,086
Student Activities Fees $180** $180** $360**
Class Dues *** $5 $5 $10
TOTAL $32,195 $32,195 $64,390
  • Single room cost is $4,357 per semester

* Room charges cover most on campus services including access to telephone service and local calls, internet services, SLU computer network, cable television service, laundry, residential programming and copies of transcripts.

** The student government has established a student activities fee that is billed and collected by the University on behalf of student government.  This fee covers the expenditures of student organizations and is subject to change by student referendum.

*** Senior class dues are $15 per semester.

  • All full time matriculated students enrolled at St. Lawrence University are required to enroll in the St. Lawrence Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) OR provide proof of alternative insurance coverage through a comparable plan. The plan administrator for SHIP during the calendar year 2016-2017 will be Consolidated Health Plans (CHP) and the annual premium for all students will be $1,360.
  • Estimated costs for books, supplies, personal expenses and transportation is $1,650.
  • Comprehensive Fee for Off Campus Program is $32,010 per semester.
  • Payment of the annual tuition entitles a student to enroll in any four courses in a semester, regardless of their unit value.  Five or six courses that total no more than four and three-quarter (4.75) units are also allowed at no additional charge.  Students taking fewer than 4.75 will be billed for full tuition.


  • Late registration and course change - $50
  • Overload election (per course unit) - $6,354
  • Special/summer registration fee - $40