2017-2018 Undergraduate Tuition

Click on a section below to expand the tuition costs tables. Undergraduate costs such as room and board will be released in early 2017. Updated tuition costs for graduate students and part-time students will also be released in early 2017.

UNDERGRADUATE TUITION GUARANTEE

Undergraduate Tuition Guarantee
  (per semester)
Full Time (For students entering in the 2017–2018 academic year.) $19,458

This tuition is fixed—it will not go up during a student’s time at Drake. Visit www.drake.edu/tuition-guarantee for more information.

UNDERGRADUATE RETURNING STUDENTS TUITION

Undergraduate Returning Students Tuition
  (per semester)
Full Time For returning, full-time, undergraduate students (current first-years, sophomore, juniors, and continuing seniors). $18,056

Visit www.drake.edu/accounts/tuitionfees/returningstudents/ for more information.

 

2016-2017 Summary of Tuition and Fees

Summary is effective beginning summer 2016 through the spring 2017. Click on a section below to expand the Tuition, Fees, Room and Board Summary fees tables.

UNDERGRADUATE TUITION

UNDERGRADUATE TUITION
  (per semester)
Full-Time (12-18 credit hours per semester) $17,530
   
Part-Time (less than 12 credit hours per semester) (per credit hour)
   Day $695
   Evening $523
   Summer $523
   Online $554
   
Credit hours over 18 $695
   
J-Term (per credit)* $695
*J-Term tuition is assessed to students who are not full-time in the spring semester

GRADUATE AND PROFESSIONAL PROGRAMS TUITION

GRADUATE AND PROFESSIONAL PROGRAMS TUITION
   
Business and Public Administration & Journalism (per credit hour)
   M.B.A., M.A.cc., M.F.M., M.C.L. $625
   M.P.A. $555
   
Education (includes online) $475
   
Law (per semester)
   Full-Time (10-18 credit hours per semester) $19,765
  (per credit hour)
   Part-Time (less than 10 credit hours per semester) $1,363
  (per credit hour)
   Master of Jurisprudence (MJ) $850
  (per semester)
   Study in France (6 credit hours) $6,150
   
Pharmacy
   Full-Time (12-18 credit hours per semester) (per semester)
   P1-P3 $19,122
   P4 $21,521
   
   Part-Time (less than 12 credit hours per semester) (per credit hour)
   P1-P3 $755
   P4 $780
  (per semester)
   International Pharmacy Rotation $550
   
Occupational Therapy (per semester)
   Full-Time (12-18 credit hours per semester) $17,938
   Summer $8,969
   
Credit Hours Over 18 based on the program rate

OTHER PROGRAM TUITION

English as a Second Language (ESL) (per course)
   Fall or Spring $1,140
   Summer (Full-TIme 5 weeks) $2,000
   
Post-Secondary Education Option $250
   
Senior Citizen—Audit a Class $60
   
Continuing Education & Profesional Development (School of Education) online

FEES

FEES
Student Activity Fees
   Full-Time (per semester)
      Undergraduate $73
      Graduate (≥ 9 credit hours) $73
      Pharmacy P1-P3 $73
      Pharmacy P4 $73
      Occupational Therapy $73
      Law $31
   
Technology Fees
   Full-Time
      Graduate $250
   Part-Time $60
   Summer $60
   
Application Fees
   Undergraduate $25
   Graduate and Professional Programs
      Graduate—School of Education $35
      Graduate—Business and Public Administration & Journalism $50
      Pharmacy and Occupational Therapy $70
      Law $50
   
Orientation Fees
   Student $110
   Parent (on campus) $85
   Parent (off campus) $45
   
Student Bar Association Fee (Law) $25
   
Health Science Fee $45
   
Music Fees (selected courses) (per course)
   Applied Music $300
   Accompanist $560
   Musical Theatre $280
   Vocal Performance Fee $280
   
DUCSOM (Community School of Music) Fee $31.50
   
Reserve Officer Training (ROTC) $30
   
Payment Plan $30
   
Late Payment Fee $60
   
Transcript Fee $5

ROOM

ROOM
Residence Halls (includes all halls) (per semester)
   Fall and Spring
      Room, Double, Triple, or Quad $2,650
      Room, Single $3,810
      Room, Double as Single $4,310
   Summer (per day)
      Room, Double $26
      Room, Single $38
   J-Term (per day)
      Room and Board $49

MEAL PLANS

MEAL PLANS
  (per semester)
Residential Plans  
   10 Meal Plan + 275 Flex Dollars $2,275
   14 Meal Plan + 100 Flex Dollars $2,275
   195 Block Plan + 300 Flex Dollars $2,275
   335 Block Plan (each semester) $2,275
Commuter Plans  
   75 Meal Plan + $75 Flex Dollars $555
   125 Meal Plan + $125 Flex Dollars $925
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September 29, 2016
The Robert D. and Billie Ray Center at Drake University has named teenager Hank Bohling of Greenfield, Iowa the recipient of the 2016 Aaron Eilert’s Community Service Award.
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