There may be costs for your program in addition to the base tuition cost. Below is a list of fees that may apply.

Please note: International applicants should review further international estimated cost information from the International Center.

Mandatory Fee

Graduate and professional parking fee (per term) $125

Health Fees

Health insurance fee (voluntary; per year) $3,356
Health insurance fee (per year; mandatory for international students on APU I-20 and DS 2019 only) $1,230
Student Health Center fee (per year) $240
ALCI summer health fee (for students not registered the previous spring semester) $200

Special Fees

ALCI hourly tutoring fee $90
ALCI part-time fee $420
ALCI summer university service fee $100
ALCI university service fee $290
Athletic Training, M.S., lab fee (per course: AT 511, 515, 521, 523, 532, 534, 543, 551, 555) $100
Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.) continuation fee (per course: GDMN 792) $1,134
Graduate biblical language software package (GBBL 511 only) $375
Graduate biblical language software package, Spanish (GBBL 511 only) $335
Independent study (per unit) $125
International study abroad health fee (per term) $350
Late enrollment request fee (processing fee per request) $125
Master of Professional Accountancy (MAcc): Wiley CPA exam review fee $2,793
Music choir outfit: Bel Canto $350
Music choir outfit: Chamber Singers $400
Music choir outfit: Gospel Choir $75
Music choir outfit: Men’s Chorale (first year) $500
Music choir outfit: Men‘s Chorale (returning) $200
Music: Applied lesson fee (one-on-one instruction for composition, conducting, voice, and instrument; GMUS 520, 521, 522, 523, 530, 531, 532, 533) $350
Other music performance groups (Marching Band, Wind Ensemble, and Handbell Choir) $40
Graduate nursing advanced practice lab fee (NP and CNS only) $275
Nursing clinical (per course; includes malpractice insurance) $200
Physical Therapy lab fee (per lab course) $100
Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) (per unit) $75[1]
Professional nursing programs health assessment lab fee $90
Rehabilitation and Movement Science, Ph.D., lab fee $50
Research lab fee (per course: PSYC 511, 512, 513, 514, 515) $50
Return check fee (per check) $30
School of Business and Management field study fee Price varies
School psychology assessment/lab fee (per course: EDPY 681, 682, 683) $50
Science lab fee (College of Liberal Arts and Sciences) $100
Seminary backpacking trip fee (per course: GTHE 625) $140
Theology travel fee Price varies

Application Fee

Graduate and professional application fee (domestic and international) $45

Graduation Fees

Graduation fee $80

Transcript Fees

APU transcript fee (per copy) $5
Graduate and Professional Rush Processing Fee $10
National Student Clearinghouse transcript fee (per address) $2.25
Additional Services Fees
Express Mail (within the U.S.) $20
International mailing $40
Electronic delivery to any individual recipient $1.75
Sample Order Fees
1 transcript $5
Rush processing $10
Express Mail $20
Total: $35


  1. Plus a one-time evaluation fee of $150.

Business Hours in July

University offices will be closed on Thursday, July 4, and Friday, July 5.

Most offices will also close at noon on Friday, July 12, and Friday, July 19. Please keep these closures in mind as you make plans.