Tuition, Fees, Room and Board for 2018-19 Academic Year
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Effective July 1, 2017, Debit/Credit Service fees from 1.8% on Discover, Master Card and Visa credit cards to 3.3% on American Express will be applied on student account transactions. To avoid service fees, payment options of ACH Bank Draft, E-Check, or mailed checks are encouraged.
*Fees consist of General Fee and Technology Fee. Other fees may apply for laboratory costs, private music lessons and other course-related charges. For a list of potential course fees or other charges, refer to the university catalog, the pre-bill available on web portal account or course schedule.
**Room and Board charges are based on standard room with double occupancy and unlimited use of the Ouachita Commons. Some funds are also provided for use in on-campus retail dining facilities. Wireless computer access, laundry facilities, cable and local phone services are also included as part of the room and board rate.
****OBU’s total federal cost of attendance budget is $38,770 for 2018-19 which includes an annual allowance for books, personal and transportation expenses. The annual book estimate is $1100; transportation $1000; and personal expenses of up to $2000.
Quick Facts About Ouachita’s Value
- Low annual cost increases
- Low borrowing rate
- Over 94% of Ouachita students receive financial aid