Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition

The off-campus programs are offered at a significant discount compared to traditional undergraduate tuition rates.  Additionally, students who have already completed required coursework prior to admission take fewer courses and pay less for the program.  

Note that the cost chart below is based on current tuition rates and fees.  Costs are redetermined every academic year and typically increase roughly three to five percent.

Year One

  • 12 STCC credits at $149/credit = $1,788
  • 18 Elms credits at $584/credit = $10,512
  • Registration fees at $20/semester = $60
  • Technology fees at $25/semester = $75
  • Total = $12,435

Year Two

  • 6 STCC credits at $149/credit = $894
  • 21 Elms credits at $584/credit = $12,264
  • Registration fees at $20/semester = $60
  • Technology fees at $25/semester = $75
  • Total = $12,264

Total Program Cost = $25,728

Financial Aid

Financial aid is available for students who qualify.  Applicants applying for financial aid must first apply for a PIN at www.pin.ed.gov and then complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) at www.fafsa.gov.  Enter school code 002140 to send your FAFSA to College of Our Lady of the Elms.

For information regarding financial aid, please call 413-265-2249 or e-mail finaid@elms.edu.