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Tuition & Fees

For information about tuition and fees, please follow the appropriate link below:


Totals: In-State

Class Year 1st Semester 2nd Semester
Freshman $25,442.00 $12,721.00 $12,721.00
Sophomores, Juniors, & Seniors $21,376.00 $10,688.00 $10,688.00


Totals: Out-of-State

Class Year 1st Semester 2nd Semester
Freshman $44,243.00 $22,121.50 $22,121.50
Sophomores, Juniors, & Seniors $40,177.00 $20,088.50 $20,088.50


The totals above consist of the following items. Click any to see detailed information:

Please note that when using LESESNE GATEWAY to make a payment, cadets do not need to select any of the optional payments, unless they wish to purchase a parking permit.


Tuition and College Fees (All Classes)

IN-STATE Year Semester
Tuition & College Fees $10,838.00 $5,419.00
Auxiliary Fees (Room & Board) $ 7,664.00 $3,832.00
Total (Not including Quartermaster) $18,502.00 $9,251.00


OUT-OF-STATE Year Semester
Tuition & College Fees $29,639.00 $14,819.50
Auxiliary Fees (Room & Board) $ 7,664.00 $ 3,832.00
Total (Not including Quartermaster) $37,303.00 $18,651.50


Student Deposits/The Quartermaster Account (In- and Out-of-State)

Year Semester
Freshmen $6,940 $3,470
Sophomores, Juniors, & Seniors $2,874 $1,437

You may read more about the Quartermaster Account by clicking here.


In addition to the above tuition and fees, The Citadel may add the following fees to your student bill

Description: Year Semester
Laboratory Fees (Estimated-based on courses) $200 $100
Yearbook (Charged 2nd semester only) $45 n/a
Freshman Orientation (1st semester only) n/a n/a
Upper Class Cadet parking (Fall & Spring) $250 $125.00

Additional fees may be added for parking tickets, boot fees, Infirmary charges, rifle repair, Barracks damage, intramural equipment, lost library books, post office keys, lost room keys, and graduation fees.  This list is subject to change at the discretion of the college.



2013 - 2014


REQUIRED FEES Resident Non-Resident
Application Fee (1st time students only) $30 $30
Credit Hour Fee - Undergraduate $422 $765
Credit Hour Fee- Graduate $525 $865
Registration Fee (non-refundable) $15 $15
Technology Fee $25 $25


OPTIONAL FEES (Resident & Non-resident)
Late Registration Fee $35
Graduation Fee (Graduate students only) $50
Late Graduation Fee (after Nov. 2) $35
Laboratory Fee (Sciences, Engineering, Computers) $45
Laboratory Fee (Reading 590 and 591) $15
Parking Decal (Required for on-campus parking only) $40
Return Check Fee $30