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Ohio Dominican University is committed to international education and we will do everything we can to make earning your degree at ODU affordable.

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees - Undergraduate
    Undergraduate tuition, fees and expenses for international students. 

    Note: There are two semester in an academic year.

    Estimated Costs for the 2014-2015 Academic Year
    Tuition
    $14,450 per semester
    Room & Board
    $5,189 - ? per semester
    Activity Fee  $265 per semester
    International Student Programming Fee
    $50 per semester
    Health Insurance $680 per semester
    Personal Expenses $5,077 per year
    We also recommend that you bring $2,000 to $4,000 to cover initial expenses. These funds will be used for expenses such as books, meals, supplies, transportation, etc.

    Do not carry cash - consider travelers checks, checking card, credit card or a bank draft.
  • Tuition & Fees - Graduate
    Graduate tuition, fees and expenses for international students. 

    Note: There are two semester in an academic year.

    Estimates Costs for the 2014-2015 Academic Year
    Tuition & Fees (full-time, two semesters, 9 credits per semester)
    $10,440
    Health Insurance $1,464
    Living & Personal Expenses (includes room, meals, books, supplies, transportation) $14,200
    We also recommend that you bring $2,000 to $4,000 to cover initial expenses. Do not carry cash - consider travelers checks, checking card, credit card or a bank draft.
  • Parking Permit Costs
    Full Academic Year $100
    Fall or Spring Only $60
    Summer Only $20
    Order Parking Permit

    Note: When your order is placed, the amount will be charged automatically to your student account.
  • Health Insurance

    Health insurance is required by ODU and is a necessity in the U.S. because the cost of health care is extremely expensive.You will be automatically enrolled in ODU's health insurance policy for international students. 

    You will be billed $1,360 for one year. This amount will be split between your Fall semester and Spring semester bills.

    For more information on coverage, visit our insurance web page.

  • Paying Your Tuition & Fees
    Ohio Dominican's Business Office issues an online billing statement for each semester's tuition and fees. Subsequent monthly statements are issued for accounts with unpaid balances. 

    All payments are made with a credit or debit card online through ODU's Online Bill Pay system.

    View Billing Info & Procedures

Financial Aid & Scholarships

  • Scholarships & Award Packages
    Undergraduate Students

    International students admitted to Ohio Dominican for undergraduate study are eligible for merit scholarships, on-campus jobs, and more to help pay for tuition and housing.
    • ODU Merit Scholarships
      Scholarships range from $8,000 to $14,000 for each year of study. Minimum qualifications include 2.5 GPA or equivalent. 
    • Work Study
      Awards up to $2,000. ODU has numerous campus work opportunities for international students.
    • International Student Grant
      $2,000 supplemental grant for on-campus housing.

    Graduate Students

    There is no institutional aid for graduate students at Ohio Dominican. Students are encouraged to seek funding through outside organizations.
  • Scholarship Resources
    There are also opportunities for scholarships from outside private and public organizations.