Financial Aid at Donnelly

Tuition & Fees

Paying for college

Your education is an investment in your future. Although Donnelly has a cost, we are proud to be an high quality, affordable option in the heart of Kansas City. In fact, we were named in the top 100 most affordable private, nonprofit, 4-year colleges and universities in the country according to the U.S. Department of Education.

Each student’s situation is different, and you might still be wondering, “How do I pay for college?”  It is vital for you to visit our Financial Aid office in person, and we’ll try to help you find your answer. We will walk you through the process of getting financial aid so you can make your dreams of attending college a reality. Don’t stress; we’re here to help you. You can also use our Net Price Calculator to give you an idea of what the cost of a Donnelly education will be.


Deadlines matter

To get the most financial support, deadlines matter. Apply to Donnelly, complete our scholarships application  and complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by the priority deadline: April 1. If it's past April 1, please don't hesitate to still apply. Often we have resources available.


 

Donnelly College Tuition and Fees 

 

2019-2020

 

Associate and Bachelor's Degrees - up to 12 credits

(per credit hour) $310  

For each credit hour after 12 credits

(per credit hour) $155  
Audit (Non-credit) Courses (per credit hour) $105  
Nursing Certificate and Degrees (per credit hour) $395  
Certified Nurse Aid (C.N.A.) Certificate (8-week program) (flat one-time) $850  
College Credit Now (per credit hour) $75  
St. Lawrence Center at KU  (per credit hour) $100  
Lansing Correctional Facility (per credit hour) $75  

General Fees

 

2019-2020

 

Credit by Exam Fee 

(per credit hour) $125  

Graduation Fee

(flat one-time) $105  
IT Fee (All IT/IS Classes) (per credit hour) $15  
Lab Fee (All Science / Art Classes) (per credit hour) $15  
Intake Fee for New Students (First Semester Only) (flat one-time) $30  
Assessment Fee (All Students) (flat per semester) $60  
Online Class Fee (All Online Classes) (per credit hour) $15  
Student Activity Fee (All Students) (per credit hour) $10  
Transcript Fee (Official) (per transcript) $10  

Program Specific Fees - Nursing

2019-2020

 

Lab Supplies (First Semester Only)

$85  

ATI Fee for PN program (Per Semester)

ATI Fee RN program (Per Semester)

$370

$700

 
Program Completion & Testing Fee (Fnal Semester) $315  

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