Bursar's Office

Student Charges

2019-2020 Student Charges

A. Comprehensive Fee

  • Annual: $71,385
  • Trimester: $23,795

B. Off-Campus Housing Rebate

  • Annual: $6,939
  • Trimester: $2,313

C. Off-Campus Board Rebate

  • Annual: $5,175,
  • Trimester: $1,725

D. Laundry Usage (resident-students only)

  • Annual: $75
  • Trimester: $25

E. Student Health Insurance

  • Domestic Students  $1,725 (must waive or enroll annually)
  • International Students $1,725 (Automatically enrolled, cannot waive)

All other charges, such as the Dance Practicum, International Program Fee, Mini-Terms, Health Service Fees, Bookstore charges, additions to Declining Balance Meal Plans and fines are based on actual usage.

A. The Comprehensive Fee includes tuition, room, board and fees for all full time students.

B. Students not living in College owned housing will receive the housing rebate.

C. All  full-time students are required to participate in a Meal Plan. Students not living in College owned housing may opt for only the $200 declining balance meal plan per term and receive the board rebate.

D. Resident students are billed a flat fee of $25 each term for unlimited use of the laundry facilities.

Electronic Billing and Due Dates

There are seven billing dates each year.  Three billing dates for the Comprehensive Fee (Tuition and Fees) and four for the incidental charges on the student account (Bookstore, Dining, Health Services, etc.).

Comprehensive Fee-Fall July 18, 0219 August 16, 2019
Incidental Charges-Fall September 26, 2019 October 10,2019
Comprehensive Fee-Winter November 14, 2019 December 13, 2019
Incidental Charges-Winter January 20, 2020 February 6, 2020
Comprehensive Fee-Spring February 20, 2020 March 20, 2020
Incidental Charges-Spring April 20, 2020 April 30, 2020
Incidental Charges-Final May 18, 2020 June 1, 2020


Health Insurance

Union requires that all students have health and accident insurance. All students are billed for the health insurance in July and the coverage is effective July 1-June 30, 2020 for International students and August 1-July 31, 2020 for domestic students.  

Domestic Students: 

Domestic students must actively ENROLL IN or WAIVE the Student Health Plan by August 1, 2019. (Please note an insurance waiver is only good for one year and students need to waive student health insurance annually)

Coverage is effective August 1, 2019 through July 31, 2020 with an annual cost of $1,725.00. ($1,650 annual rate/$75 administrative fee).  The health insurance coverage is with National Guardian Life and information about the coverage can be found on the Gallagher Student Health website. 

To Enroll or Waive insurance, students should log into the Gallagher website.

International Students:

International students are automatically enrolled in and billed for the annual insurance plan. This coverage is mandatory and cannot be waived.   Coverage is effective July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020 with an annual cost of $1,725.00.  ($1,650 annual rate/$75 administrative fee). The health insurance coverage is with National Guardian Life and information about the coverage can be found on the Gallagher Student Health website. 

 For more information on coverage, please contact Student Support Services at (518) 388-8003

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