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

2010-2021 Cost of Attendance

Costs below are based on actual costs for the 2020-2021 academic year for students enrolled full-time (fall and spring semesters).
Costs for the 2021-2022 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

$5,659

$5,659

RU Meal Plan

$4,356

$4,356

RU Comprehensive Fee

$3,436

$3,436

Total Direct Costs

$18,147.50

$24,150.50

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

$22,847.50

$28,850.50

*Cost information above is estimated and subject to change.