Rates below apply to the 2013-14 academic year. Click on your program of interest:
* The fee for certain residence halls may include board. For more information contact Residential Life at 401-598-
Tuition is applicable to all students, including those on approved off-campus programs including study
abroad and internships. Students enrolled in courses in excess of a normal full-time schedule will be assessed an
additional tuition charge. For purposes of tuition billing and financial aid eligibility, full-time status is determined
on a term basis and consists of 12 to 21 quarter credit hours per term. Students carrying more than 21 quarter credit
hours will be charged for each quarter credit over 21. When repeating courses already attempted, students may be assessed
a fee for those courses. Students are assessed tuition upon course registration each term. Summer is considered a separate
term. The quarter credit hour rate is $502.
Room Only is for the academic year and includes residence hall accommodations and does not include
Room and Board is for the academic year and selected rooms have access to 15 meals per week. This does
not apply to all residence halls. For more information contact Residential Life at 401-598-1141.
The $300 reservation fee is payable upon acceptance to the university. The university observes the May 1 reservation
fee/deposit deadline and encourages students to research all schools before placing a reservation fee. Reservation fees
received after May 1, 2013 will be accepted on a space available basis. Reservation fees received prior to May 1, 2013 are
refundable. Students must also have an approved payment plan with Student Academic & Financial Services by July 19,
2013 in order to guarantee a room assignment. Students who establish an approved payment plan after July 19, 2013 could be
placed in a temporary assignment regardless of fee payment date, although Residential Life will make every effort to
assign students to permanent room assignments.
Requests for refunds of the reservation fee will be granted upon written request to the university prior to May 1,
2013. After May 1, 2013 the reservation fee of $300 (or $150 of such fee in the case of applicants to the North Miami
Campus) is nonrefundable.
This nonrefundable fee, which is uniformly charged, is required of all new students for orientation and term start
activities. It is charged to students who start during the fall, winter or spring term.
All registered, undergraduate day students, both domestic and international, and all international graduate and
doctoral students attending Johnson & Wales University are required to have health insurance coverage that is accepted
in the United States. If students have health insurance coverage through another means (i.e., parent’s health insurance or
an employer program) they do not have to enroll in the Johnson & Wales student health insurance plan. They can opt out
of/waive the university plan by submitting the online waiver form to demonstrate evidence of coverage. A new waiver form
must be submitted each academic year. Students who are required to have health insurance and do not waive the Johnson
& Wales University plan will be charged for it. The online waiver form and details of the plan, including the full
brochure and benefit flyer, can be found on the Health Services page of the JWU website.
Disciplines CUL (Culinary Arts) and BPA (Baking & Pastry Arts) mostly designate laboratory courses.
Tuition is applicable to all students, including those on approved off-campus programs. For purposes of financial aid
eligibility, full-time status is determined on a term basis and consists of a minimum of 12 quarter credit hours per term.
When repeating courses already attempted, students may be assessed a fee for those courses. Students are fee assessed
tuition upon course registration each term. Summer is considered a separate term.
The following tuition and fees schedules are effective for the 2013–2014 academic year for programs at the Providence
and Denver campuses. Tuition and fees are subject to change annually.MBA Tuition:
$390/quarter credit hour$100/additional fee for online courses in Providence$100/additional fee for all
courses in DenverMost graduate courses are 4.5 quarter credit hours at a cost of $1,755 each or $1,855 each
for online courses. If attending the Denver Campus all 4.5 quarter credit hour courses will be charged tuition at $1,755
plus an additional fee of $100, each course totaling $1,855 per course. The Enhanced Accounting Track non-credit CPA
review is charged at equivalent tuition rates.Undergraduate Prerequisite Courses:
$180/quarter credit hour Most prerequisite courses are 4.5 quarter credit hours at a cost of $810 each.Pre-MBA Program:Tuition (for one term) $6,148$342/quarter credit hourOrientation Fee
$300English as a Second Language (ESL):Tuition (for one term) $6,148Orientation
Fee $300M.Ed. Tuition$354/quarter credit hour Most graduate courses are
4.5 quarter credit hours at a cost of $1,593 each.Ed.D. Tuition$744/quarter credit hour
Doctoral courses are 6 semester credit hours at a cost of $4,464 each.
*Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP)
For opt-out waiver instructions or coverage information, refer to Health Services and learn more about SHIP.
**Dissertation Advisement Fee
Candidates are registered and assessed fees for EDUC9011 for each semester, including summer, until successful defense of
the dissertation (at the time of a successful defense, the next semester's registration and charges will be removed).