Tuition And Fees

You can find affordable solutions by working out the details with your student finance counselor. Here are some of the numbers you’ll be crunching.

Sample yearly cost for 2019-2020 Residence Hall Student Community Student
Undergraduate Tuition (12-16 hours) $21,650 $21,650
General Fee $870 $870
Estimated Books/Supplies $1,100 $1,100
Residence Hall Rent $4,640 N/A
Estimated Food Allowance* $2,600 (Bronze) N/A
Total $30,860 $23,620

Tuition for less than 12 hours is $915 per credit hour. Tuition for each credit hour over 16 semester hours is $705. Summer tuition is $705 per credit hour. Summer rates begin May 1.

* Additional plan options available at


Southern Adventist University is committed to providing every student the opportunity to obtain a Christian education. Financial aid is available to qualified recipients in the form of grants, scholarships, loans, and Federal Work-Study opportunities.

For more information, visit the Applying for Assistance.


Payment Plan Options

Did you know Southern Adventist University offers two different payment plans?





Payments due July 24-November 24

Payments due December 24 – April 24


Payments due August 24– November 24

Payments due January 24 – April 24

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Signing up for a payment plan is easy! Students automatically have access to TouchNet with their southern username/password. Just log in and Sign up for a payment plan right away.

Parents or guardians must first be added (by the student) as an authorized user to have access. Students, please sign into TouchNet and click on the authorized user tab on the right hand side of the page. 

 Things to know:

  • Payments are due the 24th of each month.
  • An option is available to automatically schedule payments.
  • Payment plans are interest free.
  • If not on a payment plan, full payment for the semester is required by the first day of class:
    • Fall 2017 - August 21, 2017
    • Winter 2018 - January 8, 2018

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If you have any questions about our payment plans, you can contact your finance counselor:

For new students, email

For undergraduate students, email

For graduate students, email