Tuition and Financial Policies

Full-Time Student

  • Tuition and Fees 2014 - 2015
    Semester Full Year
     
    Tuition $20,224 $40,448
    Activity fee       $145 $290
    Health Center fee $117 $234
    Recreation & fitness fee* $200 $200
    Subtotal $20,686 $41,172
     
    On-Campus Resident Charges  
    Standard Room Rate $2,240 $4,480
    Board (all meal plans) $2,500 $5,000
    Subtotal $4,740 $9,480
         
    Total Tuition and Charges $25,426 $50,652

    *Recreation & Fitness Fee charged in the Fall to all Lake Forest College students, including students off campus who will be returning in the spring.

     

    Differential Charges for Single Rooms and South Campus Duplexes

    (South campus duplexes are for upperclassmen only.)

      Semester Full Year

    Halls: Cleveland-Young, Deerpath, Nollen (Double or Triple)

    Roberts, McClure, Gregory (enhanced Triple)

    $2,540 $5,080
    Halls: Roberts, McClure, Gregory (Stairwell Single),  $2,695 $5,390
    South Campus Apartments (Double) $2,695 $5,390
    Halls: Roberts, McClure, Gregory (Single)   $2,745 $5,490
    South Campus Apartment (Single) $2,745 $5,490
    McClure, Gregory, Roberts (Super Double)   $2,845 $5,690
    Halls: Lois, Cleveland-Young, Deerpath, Harlan, Blackstone, Nollen (Single) Moore (Double) $2,950 $5,900
    Moore Hall Super Suite $3,050 $6,100

     

    Other Tuition Charges
    Tuition per Course
    Exam credit included                                                             
    $5,056
    Auditor tuition per course    $400
    Course Overload Tuition
    For more than 4 1/2 credits
     
    Per half-course credit $2,528
    Per quarter-course credit $1,244
    Community Education  
    Tuition per Course $5,056
    Degree Candidacy Pending Student (DCP)  
    Tuition per course $2,925
    Billing deposit    $200

    Dual High School Enrollment

    $2,925

    Master of Arts in Teaching

     

    Tuition per course

    $3,200

    Post Graduate Teaching Option

     

    Tuition per course

    $3,200

    Masters of Liberal Studies

     
    Tuition per course $2,480
    Billing deposit    $200

     

    Other Expenses

    Student health insurance

    Mandatory unless waiver is completed and accepted by January 2nd (Spring Semester Students Only)

    Full year-12 month 
    $1,280
    Second semester only (Jan - Aug) 
    $970
    Orientation fee $200
    Senior dues $100
    Music Lessons (per hour) $55