Explanation of Fees

Tuition

Board Authorized Tuition
Board authorized tuition must be approved by the governing board of the institution.  It cannot be higher than the statutory rate.

Designated Tuition
Designated tuition allows the institution to determine the rate per semester credit hour to be charged.  Designated tuition is charged in addition to the statutory and board authorized tuition.  Designated tuition must be used to support the academic mission of the institution but maintains more flexibility than statutory tuition.  The Board of Regents must approve designated tuition rates.   

Statutory Tuition
Statutory tuition rates are set by the Legislature.  Tuition generated from statutory tuition must be deposited in the State Treasury and expenditures from these funds are subject to state expenditure guidelines.   

Excess Hours Tuition
Undergraduate students who attempt 30 or more semester credit hours beyond the minimum number of hours required for completion of their degree program will be charged the non-resident tuition rate per credit hour. 

Repeated Course Fee ($75 per semester credit hour) 
Undergraduate students who enroll in the same course more than twice may be charged an additional tuition amount of $75 per semester credit hour.

Mandatory - Incidental Fees

Student Services Fee ($20.00 or $10.00 per credit hour, max of $250)
Student service fees are assessed in proportion to the number of semester credit hours for which a student registers to cover the cost of student services that directly involve or benefit students. This fee is $20.00 per semester credit hour with a maximum of $250 per semester.  The fee is $10.00 per hour for FOCUS Fixed Tuition Plan students who opted in prior to Fall 2018.  

Medical Services Fee ($25.00 per semester​)
The medical services fee of $25.00 per semester is used solely to provide medical services to students enrolled at the university.

Undergraduate Advising Fee  ($15.00 per hour​, $225 maximum)
The undergraduate advising fee supports the advising function for undergraduate courses.  This fee is assessed at $15.00 per semester credit hour with a maximum of $225.00 per semester.

Technology Fee ($5.00 per hour​, $75 maximum)
A technology fee applies only to undergraduate and graduate students enrolled at UNT Dallas.  The Technology fee is assessed in proportion to the number of credit hours for which a student registers to defray costs associated with the equipment in the open computer labs. The fee is assessed at $5.00 per hour with a $75.00 per semester maximum.  

Library Fee  ($5.00 per hour​, $75 maximum)
The library fee applies only to undergraduate and graduate students enrolled at UNT Dallas.  The Library fee is assessed in proportion to the number of credit hours for which a student registers to cover the expenses associated with electronic resources, library books, and software. The fee is assessed at $5.00 per hour with a $75.00 per semester maximum.

Other Fees

Distance Learning Fee ($5.00 per semester credit hour, $75.00 maximum)
A distance education fee of $5.00 per semester credit hour will be assessed to all students enrolled in an online or hybrid course. This fee is subject to be assessed up to a $75.00 per semester maximum.   

Science Laboratory Fee ($15.00 per science laboratory section)
A science laboratory fee of $15.00 per credit hour will be assessed to all students enrolled in a science laboratory section.  Laboratory fees are collected to cover the cost of materials and supplies used by students in the laboratory.

University Center at Dallas Fee ($15.00 per hour fee)
Students enrolling for upper-division undergraduate courses or graduate courses offered by the partner universities of the University Center at Dallas may enroll at their home institution for courses offered by the other UCD universities. UCD is located in downtown Dallas. A $15.00 per hour fee is collected from students who are enrolled at UCD. 

Undergraduate Admissions Application Fee  ($40.00)
A $40.00 non-refundable application fee for undergraduate students. 

Graduate Admissions Application Fee ($50.00)
A $50.00 non-refundable application fee for graduate students.  

Late Registration Fee ($50.00)
A flat fee of $50.00 will be charged to students registering during the designated late registration period.   

Credit and Debit Processing Service Fee (2.7% service fee)
2.7% service fee assessed on all payments made by credit and debit card.  There is not service fee for paying by eCheck.  

New Student Orientation Fee ($140.00 or $80.00)
Freshman Students pay $140.00 and Transfer Students pay $80.00. 

Replacement ID Card  $5.00
 

Installment Plan Fee  $20.00
 

Late Payment Fee  $25.00
 

Returned Check Service Charge  $25.00
 

Placement Testing Fee  $30.00

Parking Fees  $5.00 per day​

Parking is  $5.00 per day for people without a parking pass.  Parking Pass Permit fees can be found on the the Parking Office webpage.
 

All fees listed are subject to change.