Military Undergraduate Tuition And Fees

The information on this page applies to military service members (active-duty, guard, and reserves) and their families.

Your Enrollment Options

Excelsior Course Options

Choose the Excelsior Course Option if you:

  • Are completing an associate degree and will earn 9 or more credits through Excelsior online courses before you graduate.
  • Are completing a bachelor’s degree and will earn 15 or more credits through Excelsior online courses before you graduate.

Multi-Source Option

Choose the Multi-Source Option if you:

  • Are completing an associate degree and will earn fewer than 9 credits through Excelsior online courses before you graduate.
  • Are completing a bachelor’s degree and will earn fewer than 15 credits through Excelsior online courses before you graduate.

This option includes an administrative enrollment fee.

Excelsior Course Option

Multi-Source Option

Description

Tuition2$250 per credit hour$250 per credit hourPer credit tuition cost for all undergraduate courses.
Enrollment Fee3$04$760Official evaluation of transfer credits, academic advisement, and academic program planning for the first year.
Certificate Program$50$50Review and process of student files for certificate conferral upon completion.
Student Services Annual Fee (SSAF)$05$495 annuallyLibrary services, academic advising, evaluation of transfer credit, and academic program planning.
Graduation Fee6$260$495Final review and processing of student records for degree conferral and issuance of diploma.
Credit Requirement–
Associate Degrees
Minimum of 9 Excelsior course credits3-credit CapstoneMinimum number of Excelsior College course credits.
Credit Requirement–
Bachelor’s Degrees
Minimum of 15 Excelsior course credits3-credit CapstoneMinimum number of Excelsior College course credits.

Tuition and fees subject to change without notice.

2 An additional $20 non-matriculation fee is charged to non-enrolled students taking Excelsior College courses.

3 If you did not pay an enrollment fee and your status changes to withdrawn at the associate, bachelor’s, or graduate level program, and you then wish to re-enroll in any program at the same degree level, you will be charged an enrollment fee equivalent to the prevailing SSAF and reactivation fees.

4  Military service members and their family members do not pay an enrollment fee.

5 As long as you take 6 credits each year until your Excelsior College course credit obligation is met, otherwise $70

6 All students are required to pay the graduation fee. Our annual Commencement ceremony is held In Albany in July. Registration is required if you wish to attend and there is a small fee for your cap and gown assessed at registration. For more Information visit our Commencement page.