Tuition, Fees & Aid

Tuition, Fees, & Aid

Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing Fees- Summer 2022 Amount
Tuition per credit hour $542
Graduate Program fee per semester $140
Technology Fee $100
Enrollment deposit (applied to tuition) $200

Orientation Residency
Amount
Orientation Residency - Includes a single-occupancy apartment-style dorm room and board (three meals a day) for one day $47
Orientation Meal Card for Non-Residents (required, includes 3 meals) for one day $30

 

Summer Residency 2022 Amount
Includes a single-occupancy apartment-style dorm room
and board (three meals a day) for ten nights
$448
Summer Residency Meal Card for Non-Residents
(required, includes 11 meals)
$305
Other costs & fees Amount
Graduation fee paid by deadline $250
Experiential Learning Excursions $50
Non-degree seeking students, for academic credit
Tuition per credit hour $542
Senior Citizens (62+), per credit hour $271
Auditors
Tuition per credit hour $271
Senior Citizens (62+), per credit hour $136
Miscellaneous Fees
Returned Check Charge $30
Official Transcript Fee per copy $7
Late Graduation fee (+$25) $275

 

Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing Fees- Fall 2022 – Summer 2023 Amount
Tuition per credit hour $560
Graduate Program fee per semester $145
Technology Fee $100

 

Additional Information

Summer Residency
To participate in the Summer Residency, the student’s bill must be paid in full. Each Summer Residency will include half-day or one-day excursions to the mountains of North Georgia or to the metropolitan city of Atlanta. Excursions may require extra fees to cover costs of travel, tickets for admittance to sites, and meals.

Travel
MFA students will be required to travel to and from Reinhardt’s main campus (7300 Reinhardt Circle, Waleska, GA 30183) for one Orientation and Summer Residency, plus two additonal Summer Residencies.  Students should factor costs for travel into their total budget.

NOTE: Tuition and fees are subject to change.  Reinhardt University’s Board of Trustees decides on tuition and fee changes typically six-months before implementation. If changes occur, they will be reflected on this webpage.

 

Financial Aid

All Master of Fine Arts students are encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Financial Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible.  In order to be eligible for federal loans, you must complete the FAFSA, be admitted to the University, and be identified as a matriculating student in Reinhardt University’s MFA program.

Access FAFSA by clicking this link: https://fafsa.ed.gov/.  When prompted, enter Reinhardt University’s School Code: 001589.

Students who hold undergraduate federal loans may be eligible for interest-free loan deferrals. Be sure to contact the Reinhardt University Financial Aid Office early in the admission process to understand aid that will be available to you as a graduation student: 770-720-5667 or financialaid@reinhardt.edu.

For MFA students who are currently employed, we encourage you to visit with your organization’s Office of Human Resources to inquire about tuition reimbursement plans for employees and to alert them to your intent to pursue graduate studies at Reinhardt University.

Graduate students enrolled in the Etowah Valley Writers Low-Residency MFA in Creative Writing at Reinhardt University are considered full-time students when they enroll in seven (7) credit hours or more.  Students who enroll in fewer than seven credits are advised to speak with a Financial Aid Counselor to understand federal aid requirements.

MFA students are also eligible to sign up for Reinhardt University’s Tuition Payment Plan.  To enroll with Nelnet Enterprise please go to (https://mycollegepaymentplan.com/reinhardt/).  The online payment plan is only available for Fall and Spring Semesters.    Summer Semester option are available through the Business Office.  For more information about the monthly payment option, please call the Business Office at 770-720-5520.

Contact

Office of Student Financial Aid

Phone: 770.720.5667
Fax: 770.720.9126
financialaid@reinhardt.edu

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Friday: 8:30 AM-5:00 PM

Admission Questions: 770-720-5526
Office of Admissions
Reinhardt University
7300 Reinhardt Circle
Waleska, GA 30183-2981
gradadmissions@reinhardt.edu