Upcoming Events

  • Summer semester and session 2 ends
    Aug 01, 2014
  • Final grades due (by noon)
    Aug 06, 2014
  • Fall tuition due
    Aug 08, 2014


College Services

Making Payments (Bursar)

Fall 2014 & Spring 2015 Tuition & Fees

Figures listed below are estimates based on one person enrolled as a full-time student. Payments can be made online, mailed, or brought directly to One-Stop Student Services.

Application fee:   $40 undergraduate (for fall 2014 and beyond)
$60 graduate
(application fees are nonrefundable)
Scheduling fee:   $300 undergraudate
$300 graduate
(Are applied to tuition and fees. NOTE: payment may be reassigned to the following semster if a student defers, but not for semesters after that).
Scheduling fee deadlines:   First-year students: May 1 (for fall) and Dec.13 (for spring)
Transfer students: June 1 (for fall) and Dec. 13 (for spring)
Graduate students: April 15
Tuition (BFA & MFA):   $28.872 per year; $14,436 per semester (12-18 credit hours) (2014-2015)
Additional Credit hours:   $1,203 per credit hour for each additional hour over 18
Summer Tuition:   $630 per credit hour
Room & meal plan:   Incoming Students (fall & spring)
  • Schottenstein Residence Hall
    Shared double room (plus required meal plan): $7,980 per year; $3,990 per semester
  • Design Square Apartments
    Four bedroom (plus required meal plan):  $9,900 per year; $4,950 per semester

Returning Students (fall & spring)

  • Design Square Apartments
    Two bedroom: $7,460 per year; $3,730 per semester
    Four bedroom: $6,900 per year; $3,450 per semester

Meal Plans
Gold plan: $3,000 per year; $1,500 per semester (250 meals and $100 flex). Required for all incoming students.
Silver plan: $2,200 per year; $1,100 per semester (175 meals and $125 flex)
Bronze Plan: $1,800 per year; $900 per semester (125 meals and $150 flex)


  • Design Square Apartments
    Two bedroom: $1,660
    Four bedroom: $1,535
Housing deposit:   $250 (deadline is May 1 (for fall) and Jan. 2 (for spring)
Registration Fee:   $120 per year; $60 per semester (nonrefundable)
General fee:   $300 per year; $150 per semester (nonrefundable)
Health & accident insurance:  

$1,655 per year; $827.50 per semester (for domestic and international students)

$1,021 for new enrollees for Spring 2015

Lab fees:   Generally $600 per year; $300 per semester (will vary with schedule)
Art supplies and books:   New freshmen and transfer students will have an estimated charge of $995 added to their first-semester tuition bill. This one-time supply charge will cover your art supply kits and textbooks. However, throughout the course of the first year, students should anticipate the purchase of additional supplies. Returning students purchase their own textbooks and supplies throughout the year as directed by their instructors.
Area off-campus apartments:   Upper-division students will find that apartment rates range from $350 to $850 per month
Food and other costs average $250 to $550 per month

Additional Information

  • Students are elligable to receive a 10% discount on most items in the supply store.
  • Fall semester 2014 bills or payment arrangements must be made by Aug. 8, 2014.
  • Spring semester 2015 bills or payment arrangements must be made by Jan. 5, 2015.
  • Online payments can be made through CCAD Self Service.
  • Bills are also payable by check or money order which should be made payable to CCAD and mailed to CCAD, One Stop Student Services, 60 Cleveland Ave, Columbus OH 43215.
  • For more information on fees and deadlines, contact One-Stop Student Services at 614.222.3295.

Billing Information
Statements will be mailed to the address the student lists as his or her "billing" address. A new billing address may be established, changed, or deleted at any time by writing or visiting One-Stop Student Services. Due dates cannot be extended because statements have not been received.

In addition to paper statements, billing statements are available online through CCAD's Self Service Portal. An email to the student's email address announces the availability of an updated online statement.

Information Release Permission Form
In our ongoing efforts to protect your privacy and to comply with federal privacy regulations, we are asking you to complete the FERPA Permission Form (pdf) if you would like One-Stop Student Services to release information about your billing and financial aid account to anyone other than yourself. Print the form, complete it, and submit it to One-Stop Student Services.

Bursar Contact: email I 614.222.3295