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Tuition and Fees

The information below is intended to help you estimate the total cost of tuition and additional fees for your program. If you have questions about your specific program, please contact us.

Tuition Costs

Tuition charges are based on the level, school, and department of the course (not the degree program of the student). For example, if a student enrolls in a 500-level School of Theology course, she pays the rate for 500-level School of Theology courses no matter what her degree program is. The price listings below are the costs for one quarter unit. Courses range from 2 to 12 units. Most courses are 4 units each.

Please note that 500-level rates may be different in each of the three schools.

Effective Rates for Spring 2021 and Summer 2021 Quarters

School of Theology and School of Intercultural Studies

Tuition Per Unit

Most 500-level theology courses are 4 units

500-level (MA, MDiv, ThM) – $435/unit
600-level (ThM Missiology - Korean Language) – $555/unit
700-level (DMin, Korean DMin, Korean DMinGM) – $435/unit
700-level (DGL/DIS) – $555/unit
800-level (ThM, PhD) – $795/unit

Additional Fees

Student Service Fee (per quarter) – $25*
Technology and eResource Fee (per quarter) – $80**

Special Fees

New Student Fee – $50
PhD, ThM, DGL Continuation Fee*** – $250
DGL Dissertation Continuation – $250
Touchstone (IS500) Materials Fee – $40
Late Registration – $30
Late Payment Fee – $250
Quarterly Parking Permit (Pasadena only) – $45
Graduation Fee – $90

Sample MDiv Total Program Tuition Estimate
$52,200 + additional fees

How is tuition estimated? $435 per unit x 120 units

View estimated tuition for your program here

School of Psychology & Marriage and Family Therapy

Effective Rates for Fall 2021 Through Summer 2022 Quarters

School of Theology and School of Intercultural Studies

Tuition Per Unit

Most 500-level theology courses are 4 units

500-level (MA, MDiv, ThM) – $450/unit
600-level (ThM Missiology - Korean Language) – $565/unit
700-level (DMin, Korean DMin, Korean DMinGM) – $450/unit
700-level (DGL) – $565/unit
800-level (ThM, PhD) – $820/unit

Additional Fees

Student Service Fee (per quarter) – $25*
Technology and eResource Fee (per quarter) – $80**

Special Fees

New Student Fee – $50
PhD, ThM, DGL Continuation Fee*** – $250
DGL Dissertation Continuation – $250
Touchstone (IS500) Materials Fee – $40
Late Registration – $30
Late Payment Fee – $250
Quarterly Parking Permit (Pasadena only) – $45
Graduation Fee – $90

Sample MDiv Total Program Tuition Estimate
$54,000 + additional fees

How is tuition estimated? $450 per unit x 120 units

View estimated tuition for your program here

School of Psychology & Marriage and Family Therapy

The Student Service Fee helps provide services like the Writing Center, representation by the Fuller Student Council, and various student grants

** The Technology and E-Resource Fee helps cover the costs of systems and platforms like Canvas, Zoom, and digital resources (library, etc.)

***Continuation Fees are required for PhD/ThM students when they are not registering for course units in a particular quarter (except Summer quarters).

Fuller Theological Seminary reserves the right to change tuition and fees at any time.

Third Party Payments

Below are the various avenues that Third Party individuals and organizations can use to provide financial support to Fuller students.

AUTHORIZED USERS

Students have the ability to set up Third Parties to be able to log in to a Fuller Student Account in order to make payments online and/or view official billing statements. Only the student has the ability set up a Third Party as an Authorized User, and the student does this through the Student Account Center. Students can access the Student Account Center through the Payment icon on this page. Click here to log in as an Authorized User if the student has already given you access.

Note: There is a separate process to authorize the release of financial information to a third party. Under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA), all financial and non-directory information on your student record is protected and confidential. To waive these rights, and to request the disclosure of personally identifiable information to a third party, written authorization is required.

MAILING CHECKS

Checks can be mailed to Fuller on behalf of a particular student. Be sure the student's name and Student ID Number accompanies the check, and mail it to the following address:

Fuller Theological Seminary
ATTN: Student Financial Services
135 N Oakland Ave
Pasadena, CA 91182

INTERNATIONAL PAYMENTS

International Money Transfers (i.e. payments from outside of the U.S.) should be made through Flywire.

Fuller Theological Seminary has partnered with Flywire to offer an International Payment Portal to provide you with an easy and secure method to make payments from your home country. This portal allows you to save on bank fees and exchange rates, access multilingual customer support, and track your payment from start to finish.

Payment Instructions:

  1. Go to fuller.flywire.com
  2. Select your country of origin and choose your preferred payment method. Options include bank transfer, debit/credit cards, or other local payment options depending on your country.
  3. Follow the instructions provided and track your payment via email/ text notifications

For any questions, contact the multilingual, round-the-clock Customer Support Team via live-chat on the Flywire portal, email support@flywire.com, phone or other methods are available at flywire.com/contact

Credit Card Service Fees

Please note that Colorado students cannot use this service due to state law.

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Do you have questions or would you like more information about Student Financial Services? We’re here to help!

Contact

sfs@fuller.edu
626.584.5421

135 N Oakland Ave, Attn: SFS
Pasadena, CA 91182

Office Hours

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8 am – 5 pm (Pacific Time)

Friday
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