Mandatory Fees

Degree Program Application (Non-Refundable)*  
U.S., Canadian, International
Registration Fee (Non-Refundable)*  
New Enrollment Package $75.00
U.S. & Canadian
Non-U.S. & Canadian
Returned Check Fee $20.00
Extension Program Application $25.00
Readmission Fee $75.00
Textbooks Approx $150.00 per course
Shipping Varies according to student’s geographical location

A non-refundable application fee of $75 must accompany every degree program application for admission from U.S. & Canadian Residents and International applicants.

A student withdrawing from CNU or dropping a course may only be assessed a one-time “registration fee” of either $75 or 20% of the tuition charge per course (not to exceed $200 per degree program).

Each prospective graduate must file an Application for Graduation with the Office of the Dean of Academic Affairs. A $300 graduation fee will be charged, which covers the cost of the degree check, processing records, the diploma, and one transcript of the student’s academic record at California National University.

*Late Payment
Overdue payments are charged a late fee of 1.5% per month of the outstanding balance. Payments for Plan B will be automatically charged to the credit card when due. Students owing amounts from previous trimesters may be denied re-enrollment.

Optional Fees - (**Non-Refundable)

Alumni Association (Annual) $100.00
Binding** $60.00
Challenge Exam** 2/3 of tuition
Change of Degree Program** $100.00
Extra Diploma** $50.00
Math Placement Exam** $30.00
Payment Plan B 10% of tuition
Transcript (per regular copy)** $5.00 + $2.00 processing fee
Transcript RUSH (per regular copy)** $25.00 + $2.00 processing fee
Tuition Deferment** $150.00/course

Consequences for non-payment

If a student defaults on a tuition payment, California National University has the following options:

  1. The student may be dropped from all courses without credit.
  2. Transcripts may be withheld.
  3. Appropriate collections procedures will be initiated.