Costs and Aid

Radford University will process and issue students’ financial aid award offers. Please direct questions to the Radford University Financial Aid Office.

  • During year one of the program, students will be charged New River Community College tuition and fees along with Radford University housing, dining and fees.
  • To be considered for financial aid, please submit your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  • Radford University’s federal school code is 003732

2019-2020 Cost of Attendance

Costs below are based on actual costs for the 2019-2020 academic year for students enrolled full-time (fall and spring semesters).
Costs for the 2020-2021 academic year will be posted to this website later in the spring.

On-Campus cost of attendance

  VA Resident
Non-VA Resident

NRCC Tuition and Fees (30 credit hours)

$4,696.50

$10,699.50

RU Phase II Room

$5,548

$5,548

RU Meal Plan

$4,228

$4,228

RU Comprehensive Fee

$3,370

$3,370

Total Direct Costs

$17,842.50

$23,845.50

Books (NRCC estimate)

$1,800

$1,800

Personal Expenses

$1,900

$1,900

Personal Transportation

$1,000

$1,000

Total Indirect Costs

$4,700

$4,700

Total Direct + Indirect

$22,542.50

$28,545.50

*Cost information above is estimated and subject to change.