Financial Aid  
2014–2015 Tuition : Undergraduate
Undergraduate (FRESHMAN)
Per semester, 12-16 hour block* $13,638
Per semester hour $925
Undergraduate (FRESHMAN 2013-2014 Locked Rate)
Per semester, 12-16 hour block* $12,988
Per semester hour $882
Undergraduate (TRANSFER)
Per semester, 12-16 hour block* $12,744
Per semester hour $865
Adult Degree Completion Program
Per semester hour $490

Housing Fees – Fall, Spring, Summer


 (A budget of $50 per credit hour for books and $1,700 for travel allowance will be
included as a line item in each student's cost of attendance.)

*Students who exceed the semester "Block of 12-16" hours will incur a per credit charge based on their status of new, returning or transfer student.

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General Fees
General University Fee, per credit hour $115
General University Fee - This is paid by all students at Oklahoma City University and provides general budget funding for a variety of services, including campus technology, academic enrichment and assessment, athletics and facilities, safety and crisis preparedness, career services, health services, personal counseling, intramurals, student government association, student traditions, religious life, and student publications.
Parking and Security Fee, per year $100
Parking Fee - This fee is charged to students, faculty, and staff who wish to park their motor vehicles on campus. All students, faculty, and staff who have motor vehicles and park them on campus must pay the parking fee and obtain the university parking permit and display it on their vehicle at all times.
Installment Plan Fee, per semester $50
Installment Plan Fee - Charge assessed for the payment plan that allows students to make four interest-free payments over the course of the semester. The Installment Plan Fee is also assessed to any student whose account is not paid in full by the first day of class and has not made appropriate payment arrangements.
Late Registration Fee $50
Late Registration Fee - Charge assessed to anyone who adds enrollment after the drop/add date.
Health Insurance To Be Determined
Beginning with the Fall 2014 semester, Oklahoma City University requires all students to have health insurance. This requirement may be satisfied either by purchasing the OCU Student Health Insurance Plan or by providing proof of a family/individual plan that provides adequate health insurance, comparable to the OCU Student Health Insurance Plan and that will remain in effect throughout the 2014-2015 academic year. The cost for the 2014-2015 academic year will be available soon.


One-time Fees
Application Fees:
     International – paper application $70
     International – online application $50
Application Fee - This fee accompanies a student’s application for admission to Oklahoma City University.
Comprehensive Records Fee, one per degree:
     Undergraduate $360
Comprehensive Records Fee - A fee charged one time per degree earned at Oklahoma City University. This fee covers a wide range of individual costs, including add/drop of classes, transcripts, and the provision of online student payment systems and statements.
First Year Experience Fee – All new UG & transfers in Fall $300
First-Year Experience Fee - Charged to all new full-time freshman and transfer students in the fall. The fee covers the costs of providing year-long services and activities for new students and their families to support academic success.
New Student Orientation – All new UG & transfers Spring/Summer $40
New Student Orientation Spring/Summer - Charged to all new full-time freshmen and transfer students each spring and summer semester. The fee covers the costs of providing a useful overview of services, policies and resources of interest to incoming undergraduate students for the purposes of promoting academic success.
Diploma Reorder Fee $35


Course/Program Fees
Lab and Class fees, vary per specific classes Various
Lab and Class Fee - Each school or department determines the class fees based on their needs for lab supplies, consumable items used by students, etc. The fees are retained by the department to provide adequate supplies for those classes.
Nursing School Fee (NURS courses) per credit hour $95
Nursing School Fee - This fee applies only to courses with the NURS prefix. This fee covers any required national standardized exams; certain online tutorials; registration fees for required KSN conferences and Oklahoma Legislative Day; nursing lab fees and personal lab equipment kits; national and local Student Nurses Association dues; liability insurance during patient contact; background checks and drug screens; facilities fee; online course fees; a NCLEX-RN review course; graduation photos sitting fee; class composite picture and photos for nursing license applications; skills lab equipment and instructional media; five printed invitations to the Pinning Ceremony; evaluation and transcripting of non-course credit hours, such as portfolio credit; graduate comprehensive exam and oral defense fees; and more.
Applied Dance Fee, per credit hour for specific classes $63
Applied Dance Fee - This fee is charged to all students enrolled in dance courses utilizing specialized dance studio facilities.
Music Fee, per credit hour of Applied Music $240
Applied Music Fee - This fee is charged to all students enrolled in applied music courses.
Music Facilities fee, per semester $250
Music Facilities Fee - Music majors will be assessed a facilities fee each semester to help provide for the needs of a highly specialized music facility.

Accompanist, 1 credit hour


Accompanist, 2 credit hours

Accompanist Fee - Vocal students pay a standard fee for accompanists' services as part of their applied lessons. This fee covers accompanists' services for studio lessons, master classes, and juries for the two-credit-hour students and studio lessons and juries for one-credit-hour students.
Online Course Fee, per credit hour $25
Online Technology Fee - A fee charged per online credit hour to any Oklahoma City University Student taking an online course. This fee covers technology updates, improvements, and general upkeep.


International Student Fees
International Services Fee, per semester $175
International Fee - International students will be assessed a fee to cover the special costs of providing personnel and facilities for immigration information and/or processing and/or documentation.
Mandatory Health Insurance, per Fall/Spring semester $450

Important Phone Numbers
Important Phone Numbers
Student Financial Services  
     Financial Aid 405-208-5211
     Student Accounts 405-208-5146
Registrar 405-208-5298
OCU Police 405-208-5001