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Tuition and Costs

What is the Tuition at St. John’s College?

Tuition at St. John’s College is $35,000 for undergraduates starting with the 2019-20 academic year and tuition for graduate programs ranges from $9,558 to $14,868 per semester. St. John’s is committed to making college affordable. In addition to new tuition pricing, the college provides generous need-based financial aid and merit scholarships.

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Did St. John’s College Lower Tuition?

St. John’s College is proud to announce we have lowered undergraduate tuition for the 2019-20 academic year to $35,000, which makes St. John’s one of the most affordable liberal arts colleges in the United States. In addition, the college is implementing a tuition freeze for graduate students for the 2019-20 academic year.

ST. JOHN’S COLLEGE TUITION 2019-20
description of costs Amount
Undergraduate tuition (per academic year) $35,000
Graduate tuition (per semester) $9,558 to $14,868

See cost information for 2018-19 academic year.

What is the Total Cost of Attendance at St. John’s?

Undergraduate Tuition and Fees for 2019-20

Annapolis Undergraduate Program

Tuition: $35,000
Room and board: $13,635
Activity fee: $510
Other fees: $125
Total: $49,270 per year

Santa Fe Undergraduate Program 

Tuition: $35,000
Room and board: $12,860
Activity fee: $510
Other fees: $900
Total: $49,270 per year

Other fees in Santa Fe include health services and books. Other fees in Annapolis include manuals. Students may also opt-in for tuition insurance (around $585), and international students will have health insurance premiums (typically around $1,700).Room and board may vary depending on room type and meal plan selected.

Graduate Tuition and Fees for 2019-20

Annapolis Graduate Institute

Master of Arts in Liberal Arts (MALA)
Tuition: $9,558 per semester
Average Fees: $140
Total: $9,698 per semester

The Master of Arts in Eastern Classics program is not available in Annapolis.

Santa Fe Graduate Institute

Master of Arts in Liberal Arts (MALA)
Tuition: $9,558 per semester
Average Fees: $300
Total: $9,858 per semester

Master of Arts in Eastern Classics (MAEC)
Tuition: $14,868 per semester
Average Fees: $300
Total: $15,168 per semester

In Annapolis, graduate housing (room only) is offered in the summer for $1,530; in Santa Fe, room and board is available upon request for $7,195 per semester. Tuition insurance, which is optional, costs $106 per semester. Health insurance for international students on both campuses is $1,708 per year. In Annapolis, health insurance for all other students is $2,940 per year and only applies if not already covered.

Net Price Calculator

The Net Price Calculator is designed to help families plan for the costs associated with attending St. John’s College. By entering your financial information into the calculator linked below, you will be able to determine the estimated cost to your family as well as estimates of scholarship and grant aid, and loan eligibility.

Please remember:

  • This calculator is not a financial aid application. The FAFSA form, as well as other requested forms, must be completed and submitted to the college as specified by the Financial Aid Office.
  • The estimated aid package produced by this calculator is not a financial aid award letter from the college. Your eligibility for aid at St. John’s will be determined on the basis of the information provided on a complete financial aid application.
  • The calculator is based on the need analysis policies in effect for students currently enrolling, and may change over time (e.g. to reflect inflation and cost of living changes).

NET PRICE CALCULATOR (COLLEGE BOARD)