A quick guide to the mandatory fees you pay and the programs and services they support:
Technology Fee supports instructional and informational entrepreneurial efforts and technology projects related to the academic activities of our students and faculty. Part-time rate is $6 per credit hour and the full-time flat rate is $72.
Student Center Fee
Student Center Fee supports the construction and operation of the student center. Part-time rate is $34 per credit hour and the full-time flat rate is $407.
Student Services Fee
Student Services Fee provides funding for a variety of co-curricular services, events and programming provided primarily through Student Affairs offices. Part-time rate is $9 per credit hour and the full-time flat rate is $110.
Auxiliary Construction Fee
Auxiliary Construction Fee supports the expansion and construction of the dining and parking facilities. Part-time rate is $3 per credit hour and the full-time flat rate is $36 for 12 or more credits.
Auxiliary Operating Fee
Auxiliary Operating Fee supports the parking, campus shuttle, conference services and campus card operations as well as the University System of Maryland-mandated fund balance contribution. Part-time rate is $23 per credit hour and the full-time flat rate is $273 for 12 or more credits.
Student Government Association Fee
Student Government Association Fee supports the student governments, and the part-time and full-time rate is $25. This is for undergraduate and graduate students.
Student Bar Association Fee
Student Bar Association Fee supports the Student Bar Association, and the part-time and full-time rate is $37. This is for law and LL.M. students.
Laboratory fees apply to certain courses. These are used to maintain and upgrade equipment and licenses and to provide consumable materials necessary for the course. The laboratory fee varies depending on the course.
Late Payment Fee
A $75 fee may be added to student accounts that are not paid in full by the scheduled due date for the term.
Late Registration Fee
If you register during the Late Registration Period, you will incur a $20 late fee.
The orientation fee supports expenses related to a variety of new student experiences. The one-time freshman fee is $100, and the one-time fee for both transfer and graduate students is $55.