Sep 30, 2023  
Online Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020 
Online Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020 Archived Catalog

Cost of Attendance

JBU Online Undergraduate Tuition

Tuition for 2019-2020 $425/credit hour  
Independent Study Fee (in addition to regular tuition) $135/credit hour  

General Fees

Application Fee $25  

Applications for admission should be accompanied by this non-refundable application fee.

Payment Plan Enrollment Fee $5  
Credit for Prior Learning Fee $100/credit submitted for evaluation  
Audit Fee $213  
Late Registration Fee $50  

Students who register for classes after the designated registration period are subject to a late fee.

Graduation Application Fee $35  

Each graduating student is required to pay this fee, without regard to commencement participation. The fee will appear on the student’s account at the time the application for graduation has been submitted. In addition, students who participate in commencement will be required to purchase regalia through the bookstore.

Official Transcripts $5  

The first official transcript is issued without charge. A fee is charged for all subsequently issued official transcripts.


The university does not assume any responsibility for lost or stolen property, nor does it carry fire, theft, or damage insurance on the personal property of students.

Student Accounts

Tuition and fees are due prior to the start of each term. Payment will be the term’s charges less financial aid (i.e. scholarships, grants, and loans) that is listed as pending or posted on the student’s financial account. Online payments may be transacted through EagleNet by E-check, VISA, Mastercard, Discover, and American Express. Payment may be mailed to:

John Brown University
Attn: Cashier
2000 West University Street
Siloam Springs AR  72761

The university reserves the right to change the fee structure as needed to fund the payment plan program. Students who are in arrears on their student financial account will not be allowed to enroll in a new term. Additionally, official transcripts of academic credits are not released while any balance is owed JBU. The university engages professional collection agencies when collecting delinquent accounts.

For additional information and resources regarding student financial accounts, see the Student Account Services web page on EagleNet. The Student Accounts Representative may be contacted at