Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

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97% of new students received financial aid last year. Learn about costs and financial aid options to see what you might actually pay.

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Fall 2017 - Spring 2018
Cost Year Total
Tuition (12-18 credits per semester) $40,880
Student Fees (non-refundable) $482

Students with part time status (1-11 credits per semester) or credits taken in excess of 18 per semester are charged at $1,315 per credit.

All fees are subject to change without notice. The University reserves the right to change, delete or add to this pricing schedule as deemed appropriate. Transcripts and diploma will not be released for any student who has an outstanding balance owed to Cal Lutheran.

Housing Costs

Housing Costs for 2017-2018
Room Per Semester Year Total
Standard Residence Halls $3,575 $7,150
Kramer Court ** $5,165 $10,330
Mogen Hall ** $5,165 $10,330
Grace Hall/Trinity Hall ** $5,745 $11,490
Trinity Hall Studio ** $6,065 $12,130

** Residents in Kramer, Mogen, Grace, and Trinity Halls are not required to purchase a meal plan. Visit our Housing website for more information.

All fees are subject to change without notice. The University reserves the right to change, delete or add to this pricing schedule as deemed appropriate. Transcripts and diploma will not be released for any student who has an outstanding balance owed to Cal Lutheran.

Meal Plans

2017-2018 Mandatory Plans for students living in standard residence halls
Plan Meals Flex Dollars Guest Meals Cost
19 Meal Plan 19 per week
(285 per semester)
$50 per semester 3 per semester $3,085 per semester
$6,170 year total
210 Block 210 per semester
(avg. 15 per week)
$50 per semester 3 per semester

$3,060 per semester
$6,120 year total

190 Block 190 per semester
(avg. 12 per week)
$50 per semester 3 per semester $2,865 per semester
$5,730 year total
2017-2018 Voluntary Plans for commuter students or students living in apartment-style residence halls
Plan Meals Flex Dollars Guest Meals Cost
Combo 25 Meal

25 per semester

$200 per semester 0 $465 per semester
Combo 50 Meal 50 per semester $200 per semester 0 $700 per semester
Flex 500 (no meals) $560 0 $500
Flex 250 (no meals) $265 0 $250

Unused meals for Mandatory and Voluntary Plans expire at the end of each semester. All fees are subject to change without notice. The University reserves the right to change, delete or add to this pricing schedule as deemed appropriate. Transcripts and diploma will not be released for any student who has an outstanding balance owed to Cal Lutheran.


View the estimated cost of attendance including books, personal expenses, and transportation.

All fees are subject to change without notice. The University reserves the right to change, delete or add to this pricing schedule as deemed appropriate. Transcripts and diploma will not be released for any student who has an outstanding balance owed to Cal Lutheran.

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