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  • Full-Time Tuition and Fees

    Fall 2016 and Spring 2017: Full-Time Cost of Attendance

    Direct Costs:

    Tuition and Fees (resident and commuter)
    Academic Year Per Semester
    Tuition $16,970 $8,485
    General Fee $1,662 $831
    Student Activity Fee $148 $74
    Tuition and Fees*: $18,780 $9,390
    Room and Board (resident)
    Traditional Dorm (Double Room)** $5,870 $2,935
    225 Block Meal Plan $4,590 $2,295
    On-Campus Total: $29,240 $14,620

    Indirect Costs:

    Books Estimate $1,200 $600
    Personal and travel allowance $2,000 $1,000

    Total cost:

    Total cost of attendance $32,440 $16,220

    The Cost of Attendance budget includes both direct and indirect costs. Directs costs are those billed by York College. Indirect costs are estimates of those incurred by a student, but not billed directly by the school. The combined costs equals the total Cost of Attendance budget used to determine financial aid eligibility.


    *Other fees may be incurred including Undergraduate Differentials for Communications, Engineering, Nursing and Respiratory Therapy majors.

    **Room costs will vary upon the actual dormitory assignment. Visit the Residence Life and Housing Office for individual rates.

    Additional tuition is billed at the part-time (per credit) rate for any additional credits above the full-time range of 18 credits.

    NOTE: Delinquent Accounts -- No student shall be enrolled, receive a diploma or receive a transcript until all previous accounts have been paid. Unpaid accounts will be referred to a collection agency. All percentage-based collection fees, not to exceed 35%, will be the responsibility of the student.

    A $100.00 Off Campus Study Administration Fee is charged to a student who is registered at YCP but conducting their study at another location. Examples would be the Nuclear Med-tech program and any study abroad programs.

    The College reserves the right to change fees and charges without notice; however, College policy mandates moderate changes with reasonable advance notice of such changes.

    Audit Fee

    A student can audit a class. The fee is 15% of tuition plus the general fee. Auditing will not be permitted in laboratory studies, studio courses, language courses, independent study, internship or non-credit courses. No credit(s) is earned.

    Senior Citizens

    York College extends an invitation to all senior citizens, age 60 or over, who wish to audit (take a class on a noncredit basis) an undergraduate course. The senior citizen may enroll in these courses by completing a registration form and paying a part-time general fee, plus applicable lab fees. No tuition will be charged. This invitation is extended on a space-available basis.

  • Undergraduate Part-Time Tuition and Fees

    Fall 2016 and Spring 2017: Undergraduate Part-Time Tuition and Fees

    Undergraduate part-time: < 12 credits. Additional tuition is billed at the part time (per credit) rate for any additional credits above the full time range.

    Tuition (per credit) $525
    PT General Fee (per semester) $390
  • Graduate Tuition and Fees

    Fall 2016 and Spring 2017: Graduate Tuition and Fees

    Masters of Business Administration $795 per credit
    Masters of Nursing $795 per credit
    Masters of Education $620 per credit
    Doctorate $930 per credit
    General Fee for CRNA Students:
    Part-Time $390 per semester
    Full-Time $830 per semester
    General Fee for Doctorate Students: 
    $830 per semester
    Full-time enrollment at the graduate level is defined as students enrolled in nine or more credits in a given semester.
  • Undergraduate Differentials

    Fall 2016 and Spring 2017: Undergraduate Differentials

    Differentials Per Credit Per Semester
    Communications (Selected Courses) $70 --
    Nursing $123 --
    Respiratory Therapy $123 --
    Music Instruction - 1/2 Hour  -- $350
    Music Instruction - 1 Hour  -- $700
    .5 to 5.5 Credits -- $285
    6.0 to 11.5 Credits -- $590
    12 Credits and up -- $800
    Engineering Management:
    .5 to 5.5 Credits -- $145
    6.0 to 11.5 Credits -- $295
    12 Credits and up -- $400
  • Summer Tuition and Fees

    Summer 2016: Tuition and Fees

      Undergraduate Graduate
    Tuition (per credit) $510 $765
    General Fee $380 $380

    Summer 2016 Housing

    Housing options are available at the Residence Life Office.  Payment is due at the time the contract is submitted to the Business Office.

    Summer Billing/Due Dates

    Following are the billing and due dates for payment for each of the summer terms. Note: All summer tuition is billed at the part-time rate.

    Summer Due Dates


    Undergraduate Billing Date

    Due Date

    3 Week Mini

    April 11

    May 3

    Special Session

    April 11 or upon registration

    May 3 or 10 days after registration

    Summer I

    May 2

    May 20

    Summer II

    May 26

    June 22

Contact Us
Business Office
Miller Administration Building, Room 8 (Lower Level)
Phone: 717.815.1470
Fax: 717.849.1620
Hours 8:30 a.m.- 5 p.m. Monday- Friday

C. Matt Smith
Dean of Business Affairs, C.F.O.
Miller Administration Building, Room 103

Linda Fetrow
Director of Business Office
Miller Administration Building, Room 1

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