Tuition & Financing

College Tuition and Financing Information

As a nonprofit institution, Liberty University offers some of the lowest tuition rates among top online universities. Additionally, scholarships and flexible payment plans make Liberty's low tuition rates even more affordable.

Caring about your education, Liberty University Online is committed to helping you through the financial aid process. Our staff is available to answer your questions about your financial needs, and get you on the fast track toward accomplishing your educational and life goals. For more information regarding financial aid, visit Liberty’s Financial Aid Homepage.

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General Tuition Rates: 2014-2015

Fall 2014, Spring 2015, Summer 2015
  Part-time per hour rate* Full-time per hour rate*
Undergraduate $415 $360
Graduate $565 $520
PhD and Doctorate $600 $550


$2,550 (Block rate)
$2,250 (Block rate for military students)
Military $250  

Special Program Tuition Rates: 2014-2015

LUO Academy/EDGE $495 per course
Willmington School of the Bible $110 per credit hour
Liberty Home Bible Institute $1,250 for entire program


Additional Definitions


Undergraduate Part-time rate if taking 11 hours or less
Graduate Part-time if taking 8 hours or less
PhD and Doctorate Part-time if taking 5 hours or less
Seminary Block rate = 9 to 15 credit hours (less than 9 or more than 15 credit hours: $350/credit hour)
*Seminary cap is not available for the Doctorate in Ministry, PhD in Theology and Apologetics and the MA in Ethnomusicology.
Military $250 discount applies to all Associates, Bachelors, and Masters level programs, as well as the Doctorate of Education. Eligibility for Military discounts
Emergency Response Personnel (ERP) 25% Discount on tuition on all Associates, Bachelors, and Graduate level programs. Elligibility for the ERP discount


Liberty University Online & Intensive Fees

Application/re-application fee $50 1-time fee (non-refundable)
Financial Check-In late payment fee $125
Payment plan participation $45 per term
MA Counseling assessment fee $50
On-campus intensive fee $25 per course
Portfolio assessment fee $100
Graduation Application fee $100 (The Graduation Application fee will automatically be assessed by the Student Accounts Office near the time of the Graduation Application, not degree conferral.)
Course Fees Click here to review course fees chart


Contact the Financial Aid Office

(434) 582-2270 or (888) 583-5704

(434) 582-2053 (Fax)