Tuition and Fees

Investing in your education will be one of the most important steps you take in preparing for your future. Southwestern Christian University understands the importance of this decision, which is why we strive to be one of the least expensive accredited private universities in Oklahoma.

Average Financial Aid Package Received by Traditional Students:

$12,300 annually ($6,150 per semester)



2019- 2020 Tuition †

Full Time/Part Time Resident and Non-Resident $525 per credit hour


Room & Board*

Non-refundable Room Fee (per year) 


Learning and Living Center 

$3,950 per semester 

Suite Room-East Dorm (Glass House) 

$3,550 per semester 

Quad Room (Suite-North Dorm) 

$3,750 per semester 

Quad w/ Living Room (Suite+LV-North Dorm)  

$4,150 per semester 

*Includes 19 meals per week  


Standard Fees

General Fee (per semester)** 


Assessment Fee (per semester)** 


Facilities Fee (per credit hour)**


Technology Fee (per semester)** 


Student Services Fee (per semester)** 


Athletic Fee (per semester) 


Directed Study/Private Lesson Fee (per credit hour) 


Graduation Fee (per degree) 


Musical Accompanist Fee (per hour) 


International Admissions Application Fee 


Audit Fee (per credit hour) 


Late Registration Fee (per credit hour) 


Payment Plan Processing Fee


Special Payment Contract Fee


Late Payment Fee


CLEP Fee (per test) cash only 


Drop/Add Fees (per credit hour) 


** Required for every Traditional student 


Concurrent High School Students 


Tuition (per credit hour) † 


Maximum of 11 hours enrolled per semester 


Drop/Add Fees (per credit hour) 


Additional fees may apply for applied music courses. 



† Tuition and fees listed are for classes starting between July 1, 2019 and June 30, 2020.


REFUND POLICY (Traditional Students)

TEXTBOOKS Click here

Students are responsible for acquiring the appropriate textbook(s) for each course. A third party is partnering with Southwestern Christian University to provide textbook solutions for SCU students. Students may use financial aid or charge books to their SCU student accounts by requesting a book voucher from the Business Office before the last day to charge textbooks.


Please feel free to contact the Business Office with any questions! | 405.789.7661 | 1.888.418.9272 | Fax: 405.495.0078