2020-21 Tuition and Fees

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2020-2021 Tuition and Fees

2020-21 Summary of Fees (Undergrad)
Per Year Per Term
$23,697 $7,899
$1,752 $583
Total – Commuting Student $25,499 $8499.33
Room and Board $12,606 $4,202
      *Single Room $1,000 $333.33
Total – Dorm Student $38,055 $12,685
      *Total Per Single Room Resident Student $37,005 $12,685
Total Cost of Attendance 20-21 (PDF)


2020-21 Summary of Fees  (Graduate)
Per Term Per Credit
Masters of Education Tuition $735.00
MARS Tuition $735.00
Theological School Tuition $6557.00 $479.00
Theological School Fees $485.00 $35.00


*Regular room and board charges for all resident students are $12,240 per year of three terms. Students who request and are approved for a single room will be charged an additional $1,000 per year of three terms. Requests must be made to and approved by the Residence Life Director.

Special Fees

Special fees for the 2019–2020 academic year are outlined below.

Enrollment Deposit | $200.
 Due by May 1. All new students, including transfers, are required to submit a non-refundable enrollment deposit of $200 to reserve a place in the new entering class. Once a student enrolls, this amount is credited to the student’s account.
Housing Security Deposit | $250 -Resident students only
Resident students are required to submit a housing security deposit of $250 prior to the first time they move into an on-campus housing facility. This deposit is used to cover any damage incurred to a resident’s room during their stay on campus. If no damage or other charges are applied to this deposit when a student leaves campus (upon graduation, withdrawal, or change of resident status), this deposit will be refunded in full to the student. If charges have been applied, the remaining amount (if any) will be refunded to the student.
Registration Deposit | $100 -Returning students only.
All returning students are required to submit a registration deposit of $100 towards the next academic year’s tuition. Due by March 29th. This deposit is non-refundable after the due date and is credited to the student’s account for tuition.
Part-Time College Students | $936 per credit
The total fee for part-time students is comprised of a tuition fee of $876 per credit and a comprehensive fee of $60 per credit. Students who register for less than nine academic credits per term are considered part-time students. This amounts to $2,808 per 3 credit class. Students ages 55 or older may apply for discounted rate of: $438+ $60 per credit. This amounts to $1,494 per 3 credit class. [Part-Time/Audit Registration Form]
Auditors | $175 per credit
In addition to the tuition fee of $175.00 per credit, students are expected to pay the cost of any materials supplied to the auditor. In general, studio and laboratory courses are not open to auditors. This amounts to $525.00 per 3-credit class.

Auditors aged 60 years and older may apply to the Bursar (bursar@brynathyn.eduopens in a new window) for a reduction in fees for a tuition of $87.50 per credit.

FY20 Rates per Credit FY21 Rates per Credit






Senior Auditor



*FY21 rates become effective in Fall 20-21.

Part-Time/Audit Registration Form

Graduation Fee | BA/BS $100, AA $75, Diploma $30
The graduation fee is charged to students receiving baccalaureate or associate degrees. The $100 fee for BA/BS recipients and the $75 fee for AA recipients covers the cost of diplomas, purchase of cap and gown and brunch during the graduation rehearsal. If you do not wish to walk during graduation, there is a $30 diploma only fee. An optional $10 ticket can be purchased online for the graduation dinner.
Book Store Voucher Policy
Students may apply for a bookstore voucher for a given term up to the amount of $300 if their financial aid exceeds their tuition and fee charges for that term, so that they may purchase books in advance of their actual financial aid disbursement (which occurs 3 weeks into each term).

Eligibility Requirements:

  • All necessary financial aid documents must be completed with the Financial Aid Office
  • Student has no outstanding balance due to Bryn Athyn College
  • Student is in receipt of some form of Title IV aid with sufficient federal, state, institutional aid, scholarships, and/or certified loans that exceed their tuition and fee charges for the term they are requesting the voucher for.
  • Student is registered for classes and is enrolled as a full time student.

For more information, contact the Bursar’s Office.

Nursing Courses taken at Thomas Jefferson University

The Nursing Program is a four-year program, run in partnership with the Jefferson School of Nursing of Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, leading to a bachelor of science in nursing (BSN). Visit our Nursing Program page for more information. 

Please note that for the first two years of the program, tuition/fees and financial aid will be administered by Bryn Athyn College. Once accepted and enrolled in the Thomas Jefferson University portion of the program, tuition/fees and financial aid will be administered by Thomas Jefferson University. Feel free to visit the following links regarding both tuition/fees and financial aid at Thomas Jefferson University.

Thomas Jefferson University Tuition/fees: https://w3.jefferson.edu/registrar/tuition/opens in a new window

Thomas Jefferson University Financial Aid: http://www.jefferson.edu/university/academic-affairs/tju/academic-services/financial_aid.htmlopens in a new window

Bryn Athyn College will be conducting classes online for the duration of the spring term. College property is closed for the duration of the term to non-essential employees and community members to protect our on-campus residents and employees. Athletics have been suspended for the duration of the season.
For more information and regular updates, visit Bryn Athyn College COVID-19 Update.