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Students must pay an application fee and tuition deposit before they can join the ERLI program. International students who need a visa must pay both of these fees before they can begin the visa process.

Description Amount
Application fee (non-refundable) $50
Tuition deposit (non-refundable) $200
Total amount due before you arrive $250

Total costs per semester

The costs listed below are estimates and may not reflect all expenses incurred when studying in the ERLI program. Actual costs may be higher or lower than what is stated here. These estimates should be used for planning purposes only.

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Dates: January 10 - April 26, 2022

Estimated costs for a full-time student. Actual costs may be higher or lower than what is listed. The costs in this chart should be used for planning purposes only.

Description Amount
Tuition, 5 courses (required for F-1 visa)
Cost per course is $1,342
 $6,710
Mandatory Fees $889
Books $200
Health Insurance $999
Housing* $3,800
Meals* $2,487
Estimated total $15,085
*Students must arrange housing and meals before arriving. Students have the option to live on or off campus. Click here to learn more about housing options.

Dates: February 28 - April 26, 2022

Estimated costs for a full-time student. Actual costs may be higher or lower than what is listed. The costs in this chart should be used for planning purposes only.

Description Amount
Tuition, 5 courses (required for F-1 visa)
Cost per course is $671
 $3,355
Mandatory Fees $445
Books $200
Health Insurance $999
Housing* $1,900
Meals* $1,244
Estimated total $8,143
*Students must arrange housing and meals before arriving. Students have the option to live on or off campus. Click here to learn more about housing options.

Dates: May 9 - August 4, 2022

Estimated costs for a full-time student. Actual costs may be higher or lower than what is listed. The costs in this chart should be used for planning purposes only.

Description Amount
Tuition, 5 courses (required for F-1 visa)
Cost per course is $1,342
 $6,710
Mandatory Fees $889
Books $200
Health Insurance $427
Housing* $3,800
Meals* $2,487
Estimated total $14,513

*Students must arrange housing and meals before arriving. Students have the option to live on or off campus. Click here to learn more about housing options.

Dates: June 21 - August 4, 2022

Estimated costs for a full-time student. Actual costs may be higher or lower than what is listed. The costs in this chart should be used for planning purposes only.

Description Amount
Tuition, 5 courses (required for F-1 visa)
Cost per course is $671
 $3,355
Mandatory Fees $445
Books $200
Health Insurance $427
Housing* $1,900
Meals* $1,244
Estimated total $7,571

*Students must arrange housing and meals before arriving. Students have the option to live on or off campus. Click here to learn more about housing options.

Dates: August 22 - December 8, 2022

Estimated costs for a full-time student. Actual costs may be higher or lower than what is listed. The costs in this chart should be used for planning purposes only.

Description Amount
Tuition, 5 courses (required for F-1 visa)
Cost per course is $1,394
 $6,970
Mandatory Fees $1,060
Books $200
Health Insurance $1,750
Housing* $4,200
Meals* $2,587
Estimated total $16,767

*Students must arrange housing and meals before arriving. Students have the option to live on or off campus. Click here to learn more about housing options.

Dates: October 17 - December 8, 2022

Estimated costs for a full-time student. Actual costs may be higher or lower than what is listed. The costs in this chart should be used for planning purposes only.

Description Amount
Tuition, 5 courses (required for F-1 visa)
Cost per course is $696
 $3,480
Mandatory Fees $530
Books $200
Health Insurance $1,750
Housing* $2,100
Meals* $1,294
Estimated total $9,354

*Students must arrange housing and meals before arriving. Students have the option to live on or off campus. Click here to learn more about housing options.

When to pay

The $50 application fee is due when you submit the application.

The $200 tuition deposit is due when you receive an email confirming your admittance to the program. You must pay the tuition deposit before you can begin the visa process.

You will receive a bill at the beginning of each semester for courses and mandatory fees. If you live on campus, then housing and meals will also be on your bill. See the Student Financial Services website for payment deadlines.

Students should not purchase textbooks until after classes begin.

How to pay

Click here for instructions to pay the $200 tuition deposit.

You can use a credit card or bank wire transfer to pay for tuition, fees, insurance, housing, and meals each semester. Learn more about methods of payments on the Student Financial Services website (ERNIE login required).

Students may purchase textbooks from the campus bookstore or through any online retailer (ex. Amazon). 

About Estimated Costs

All amounts shown above or in other university publications and webpages represent tuition and fees as currently approved. However, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University reserves the right to increase or modify tuition and fees without prior notice, upon approval by the Board or as otherwise consistent with Board policy and to make such modifications applicable to students enrolled at ERAU at that time as well as to incoming students.

In addition, all tuition amounts and fees are subject to change at any time for correction of errors. Finally, please note that fee amounts billed for any period may be adjusted at a future date.