Tuition

Master of Divinity Tuition and Fees

Tuition for full-time Priestly Formation seminarians at Sacred Heart Seminary and School of Theology
$10,382 per semester
$20,764 per year

Other Fees
$640/credit Tuition (part-time)
$320/credit Tuition (courses for audit)
$625 Fee for credit by examination
$320/credit Tuition for summer field education placement
$100 Application fee (non-refundable)
$175 Technology fee (per semester)
$100 Resident seminarian security deposit (refundable)
$10 Transcript fee ($25 rush order fee)
$725 Spiritual life activities fee
$1,000 Pastor’s Toolbox/Catholic Leadership 360
$100 Graduation fee

Room and board at Sacred Heart Seminary and School of Theology for all full-time seminarians
$6,744 per semester
$13,488 per year

Master of Arts Program Tuition and Fees

Lumen Cordis
$100 Application fee (non-refundable)
$640/credit Tuition (course/thesis credit)
$320/credit Tuition (courses for audit)
$640 Fee for written/oral exams or thesis defense requirement (one-time fee)
$100 Continuing registration per semester if student is not enrolled in any course/comprehensive exams/thesis defense
$100 Graduation fee
$25 Student Activity/Registration fee (per semester)
$10 Transcript fee ($25 rush order fee)
$175 Technology fee (per semester if full time, 6+ credits)

Cor Unum
$100 Application fee (non-refundable)
$100 Continuing registration per semester if student is not enrolled in any course/comprehensive exams/thesis defense
$100 Graduation fee
$25 Student Activity/Registration fee (per semester)
$10 Transcript fee ($25 rush order fee)
$175 Technology fee (per semester if full time – 6+ credits)
Tuition for Cor Unum 2-year Cohort Fall 2022 (for credit) *plus applicable fees is $9500. For more information on this Cor Unum tuition and fees, click here.

Non-Degree
$640/credit Tuition (course/thesis credit)
$320/credit Tuition (courses for audit)
$25 Student Activity/Registration fee (per semester)
$10 Transcript fee ($25 rush order fee)
$175 Technology fee (per semester if full time, 6+ credits)

Other Fees

The following fees may apply, as applicable, in addition to fees listed with specific program information
$640/credit Tuition
$320/credit Tuition (courses for audit)
$640 Fee for credit by examination
$320/credit Tuition for summer field education placement
$100 Application fee (non-refundable)
$175 Technology fee (per semester)
$100 Resident seminarian security deposit (refundable)
$10 Transcript fee ($25 rush order fee)
$725 Spiritual life activities fee
$1,000 Pastor’s Toolbox/Catholic Leadership 360
$100 Graduation fee
All fees are subject to change without notice.

Meals

The Sacred Heart Seminary and School of Theology dining room is open to all Seminarians and other students. Meals are served daily. The cost of meals for non-resident seminarians

$7 Breakfast
$8 Lunch
$12 Dinner

Purchase of meal tickets may be made through the finance office. Financial aid information may be obtained from the finance office. Veterans Administration benefits
are available for those who are eligible. Contact the director of admissions for specific information.

Payment Procedures

Payment of tuition and room and board is to be made in U.S. dollars upon receipt of the invoice. Sacred Heart Seminary and School of Theology accepts MasterCard/VISA for payment of fees. Other methods of payment must be discussed with the vice president for finance. Currency exchange rate discounts are provided for Canadian sponsors. Financial aid information may be obtained from the finance office. Veterans Administration benefits are available for those who are eligible. Contact the director of admissions for specific information. All accounts must be settled before a seminarian leaves the school. Transcripts will be withheld until all fees have been paid.

Refunds

Refunds for tuition and room and board will be given based on the following schedule:

Tuition
100% refund prior to the first class
80% refund during the first week
60% refund during the second week
40% refund during the third week
25% refund during the fourth week
No Refund after the fourth week
Room/Board: Prorated according to the number of full weeks remaining in the semester as a percent of 16 weeks.

For more information on program fees, tuition, and general details, please look at the Sacred Heart Seminary and School of Theology catalog.