Tuition, Fees and Ways to Pay

2020-21 Academic Year - Estimated Annual Expenses*

Full-Time Undergraduate (12-18 Credits per Semester)

  PA Resident Non-Resident
Tuition $7,716.00 $19,290.00
Fees $3,242.00 $3,492.00
Room (Double) $6,918.00 $6,918.00
Board (19 meals/week) $3,610.00 $3,610.00
TOTAL $21,486.00 $33,310.00

*Costs are subject to change without notice and are dependent upon the action of the Board of Governors of the State System of Higher Education and the Bloomsburg University Council of Trustees.

  • Detailed information on undergraduate tuition and fees is available from the Bursar's Office, as well as information about the convenient payment plans we offer.
  • Graduate/Doctoral students are billed at the per credit rate. Tuition and fees.
  • Other costs may include books, supplies, transportation, and miscellaneous educational expenses. We estimate these expenses to be approximately $4,600 for in-state undergraduate students though that figure will vary by student and/or circumstance.

Net Price Calculator

Use this tool to estimate what your financial aid package and out-of-pocket costs at BU could be.


Shopping Sheet

This tool helps you compare financial aid information offered from other colleges or universities to help you make an informed decision on where to attend school. 

Financial Need and Cost

While some financial aid funds can be awarded without regard to your financial situation, you must demonstrate financial need to qualify for assistance from need-based programs. Keep in mind, need is the difference between the cost of attending Bloomsburg University and what you and/or your family can contribute as calculated by a financial aid formula that is approved by the U.S. Department of Education. It it not necessarily a reflection of the economic status of you or your family.


illustration of Carver Hall
Carver Hall illustration inside a keystone shape

Additional Resources