Rockford Tuition & Fees

Full-time: Full-time enrollment includes 12-18 semester hours of credit or audit course work during the fall or spring semesters. Note: A student enrolling in more than 18 credit hours in a fall or spring semester will be charged $725 tuition for each credit hour beyond 18 in addition to the regular full-time tuition.



2013-2014 academic year
Tuition:    $26,710
Summer classes:    $525 per credit hour for undergraduate courses
Tuition deposit:    $100 (non-refundable; required when a student accepts admission to Rockford University)
Activity fee:    $100


Insurance costs

All full-time and/or residential students are required to have some type of health insurance. Rockford University uses a "mandatory with waiver” system. Students will be charged the health insurance fee, and the fee waived when proof of insurance (copy of card, front and back) and completed waiver form are received.  The international insurance plan at Rockford University costs $1,520 annually.


Room and board

2013-2014 academic year
Double room:    $4,070
Single room (subject to availability):    $5,600
Super single room (subject to availability):    $6,600
Double as single (subject to availability):    $6,600
Suite:    $4,380


Meal Plan

19 meal plan / traditional $50 flex:    $3,413
15 meal plan / traditional $50 flex:    $3,266
NEW: 175 Meals/Block $200 flex:    $3,213
All resident students must sign up for one of the meal plans. All first-year students must sign up for the 19-meal plan. The different meal plan options are based on the number of breakfasts, lunches or dinners a student is entitled to in a seven-day period.