Tuition and Fee Schedule

Tuition and fees are generally updated here late May for the upcoming school year. All tuition and fees are due the beginning of each academic term. Accounts not settled by the first day of classes are subject to a $40 late fee.

The following provides you with a listing of all fees and tuition rates which will be in effect at Kettering University during the 2011-12 school year, which runs from July 2011 through June 2012:

Tuition or Fee


Undergraduate Tuition
    Full-time, 16-22 credit hours$14,768
Undergraduate Part-time Tuition (less than 16 credits) or
Overload (excess of 22 credits), per credit

Board Rate (meal plan)1,255 
Room Rate
    Entering Class 11-122,060
    Returning Students - Class 10-11 and Prior1,685
Business Online Tuition - per class1,846
Thesis Tuition
    Thesis I Term651
    Thesis II Term2,604
    Thesis Extensions250
Master's Tuition (per credit hour)716
Credit by Proficiency Exam Fee50
Graduation Fee160
NSF Check Processing Fee25
Orientation Fee (one time fee)150
Residence Hall Activity Fee15
Student Activity Fee (.0085 of tuition)126
Student ID Card Replacement Fee20
Technology Fee100
Transfer or Credit Posting Fee (per credit hour)5
Undergraduate Application Fee35
Undergraduate Enrollment Deposit 
    ($200 applies toward tuition charges and $100 housing deposit)300
Undergraduate Late Payment Fee40

If you have any questions concerning tuition or fees, please contact Student Accounts at 1-800-955-4464 x9552 or email  

Cost of Attendance

Checked out Kettering's net price calculator yet? It’s included within the Business Office pages for your convenience. If you’ve any questions once you’ve sampled it, please contact your financial aid representative directly, call 1-800-955-4464 x7859, or email

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