Online Undergraduate Tuition

The tuition rate for undergraduate online courses for the 2018-2019 academic year is $450 per credit hour.

Online Graduate Tuition

The tuition rate for graduate courses for the 2018-2019 academic year is $818 per credit hour.

The tuition rate for graduate courses in the Loyola Institute for Ministry and in the education department is $409 per credit hour.

Additional Fees

Tech fees: Fees are $112.50 for part-time students and $225 for full-time students, based on semester enrollment hours. Any student in at least 1 hour in either session of a semester is assessed the Info Technology fee. If they are under the full-time threshold for their level, it’s $112.50 for the semester. If one or both session enrollments bring them into full-time status, they will be assessed the additional $112.50 bringing it to the full $225 amount for the semester.

School of Nursing fees: Students will be assessed $500 each semester that a practicum course is taken. The fee is $850 for the following nursing practicum courses: NURS 812, 845, 855, and 830.

Commencement fee: There will be a one-time $300 commencement fee assessed to every student.

Financial Aid

Employer Reimbursement: Loyola accepts tuition reimbursement from employees and employers who make that benefit available to them. Online students who receive tuition reimbursement may be eligible for a payment extension of 90% of your tuition and fees. While transcripts and your diploma will not be released until receipt of final payment, this deferral may nonetheless be helpful to you. Read more about how this policy affects students in specific online programs here.

Financial Aid: Applying for financial aid is easier than most people think. Most students are eligible, and our friendly staff will help you check your eligibility. Students should complete the FAFSA as early as possible after January 1 in order to be considered for all types of financial aid.

For Veterans: Loyola University New Orleans participates in several different programs for students who are eligible for benefits. To determine which benefit you may be eligible for, please review the educational programs on the Veterans Affairs website.

The most popular program is the Post 9-11 program. If you are 100% eligible, you will receive $26,671 annually in tuition and fees. If you utilize this amount, you will be eligible for Yellow Ribbon. Loyola will provide up to $12,000, which Veterans Affairs will match. You may also be eligible for a monthly basic housing stipend with a value of up to $1,000 per year. If you have any specific questions, please contact Loyola’s school certifying official, Kathy Gros at or (504)865-3237.

To learn more about the financial aid process and get answers to frequently asked questions, please refer to the Financial Aid FAQs page.