Bethany works hard to provide a strong, quality educational experience at an exceptional price.

Estimated Charges for 2020-2021

These represent the typical charges incurred by most students. However, charges may vary based upon the student’s choice of room , meal plan, etc.

Activity Fee – $660
Enhancement Fee – $280
Health Services Fee – $160

Tuition (Full-Time 12-18 credits per semester) $28,620
Book Rental $860
Activity Fee $660
Enhancement Fee $280
Health Service Fee $160
Room (New Residence Hall) $7,160
19 Meal Plan $5,200
Total $42,940


Double Room (typical charge)
Single Room
Swede Suites
New Residence Hall Double/Quad
New Residence Hall Single
Alma Swensson Hall (double, triple, or quad)


19 Meal Plan
14 Meal Plan
7 Meal Plan (Suites, off-campus)

*Emotional Support Animal (ESA) Deposit if applicable    $250

Approximate Insurance Costs

Domestic (U.S. Citizen) students are encouraged to have health insurance coverage. The College only requires that students participating in intercollegiate athletics provide evidence of Accident Insurance. Domestic Students participating in intercollegiate athletics who do not have coverage are automatically enrolled in and charged for a $5,000 Accident policy. All international students are required to purchase health insurance coverage through the college.

Student Athlete Insurance (charged to all student athletes)
International Student Plan

Fine Arts Costs

Accompanist Fee/semester Voice Majors
Accompanist Fee/semester Non-major Voice Students
Art Materials Students taking art classes will need to be prepared to pay for supplies such as clay, metal, and photography supplies in addition to tuition. Cost Varies

 Part-Time Students

1-7 hours
per credit hour $600.00
per semester fee $400.00
includes enhancement, activity, health, books
8-11 hours
per credit hour $1,120.00
per semester fee $580.00
includes enhancement, activity, health, books
Summer Course Tuition
per credit hour $270.00

Each student is required to be prepared to pay for their cost to attend Bethany College less any financial aid before the first day of class for each semester.