Undergraduate Tuition and Fees 2021-2022

The tuition and fees given below are subject to change. The Board of Education reserves the right to change fees without notice as conditions necessitate.

Northeast Neighbors

Residents of Connecticut, Maine, Mass​achusetts​, New Hampshire, Vermont and Long Island and New York City Metro Area are eligible for a special tuition discount at Rhode Island College of the in-state tuition rate plus 50%.​ Visit the Northeast Neighbors website for details​.

Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

Breakdown of Tuition & Fees

All full-time undergraduate students (those taking 12 to 18 credit hours per semester) pay per semester.

In State Resident
Northeast Neighbors
Out of State Resident
In State Resident
$4,638.50
Northeast Neighbors
$6,857.50
Out of State Resident
$12,237.50

Tuition (General Fee)

In State Resident
$250
Northeast Neighbors
$250
Out of State Resident
$250

Dining Center/Student Union Fee

In State Resident
$45
Northeast Neighbors
$45
Out of State Resident
$45

Athletic Fee

In State Resident
$37.50
Northeast Neighbors
$37.50
Out of State Resident
$37.50

Fine Arts Fee

In State Resident
$50
Northeast Neighbors
$50
Out of State Resident
$50

Library Fee

In State Resident
$90
Northeast Neighbors
$90
Out of State Resident
$90

Recreation Fee

In State Resident
$60
Northeast Neighbors
$60
Out of State Resident
$60

Student Activity Fee

In State Resident
$100
Northeast Neighbors
$100
Out of State Resident
$100

Technology Fee

In State Resident
$30
Northeast Neighbors
$30
Out of State Resident
$30

Transportation Fee

In State Resident
$50
Northeast Neighbors
$50
Out of State Resident
$50

Health, Counseling & Wellness Fee

Total
In State Resident
$5,351
Northeast Neighbors
$7,670
Out of State Resident
$12,950
Total
Note:

Students who take more than 18 credit hours of course work per semester pay an additional $364 per credit hour (if in state) or an additional $899 per credit hour (if out of state and Northeast Neighbors).Waivers are not eligible for credit overload.​

Breakdown of Tuition & Fees

Part-time students (those taking fewer than 12 credit hours per semester) pay per credit hour.

In State Resident
Northeast Neighbors
Out of State Resident
In State Resident
$364/credit
Northeast Neighbors
$547/credit
Out of State Resident
$899/credit

Tuition (General Fee)

In State Resident
$5/credit
Northeast Neighbors
$5/credit
Out of State Resident
$5/credit

Athletic Fee

In State Resident
$3/credit
Northeast Neighbors
$3/credit
Out of State Resident
$3/credit

Fine Arts Fee

In State Resident
$5/credit
Northeast Neighbors
$5/credit
Out of State Resident
$5/credit

Library Fee

In State Resident
$8/credit
Northeast Neighbors
$8/credit
Out of State Resident
$8/credit

Recreation Fee

In State Resident
$6/credit
Northeast Neighbors
$6/credit
Out of State Resident
$6/credit

Student Activity Fee

In State Resident
$10/credit
Northeast Neighbors
$10/credit
Out of State Resident
$10/credit

Technology Fee

In State Resident
$4/credit
Northeast Neighbors
$4/credit
Out of State Resident
$4/credit

Transportation Fee

In State Resident
$4/credit
Northeast Neighbors
$4/credit
Out of State Resident
$4/credit

Health, Wellness & Counseling Fee

In State Resident
$392
Northeast Neighbors
$566
Out of State Resident
$901

Subtotal (per credit)

In State Resident
$140
Northeast Neighbors
$140
Out of State Resident
$140

Dining Center & Student Union Fee

Total (per credit)
In State Resident
$549
Northeast Neighbors
$732
Out of State Resident
$1084
Total (per credit)
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Contact Us

Office of the Bursar

The office of the Bursar provides information related to tuition rates and fees, as well as payment options and billing deadlines. Student loan information is also available.​​​​