Department Of Accounting Services

FEE DETAILS

LSUA strives to offer affordable undergraduate-level education t the citizens of Central Louisiana. It should be noted, however, that the LSU Board of Supervisors may at any time adjust fees without advance warning to students. Students with inquiries about LSUA’s fees should call Accounting Services at (318) 473-6407 or visit the webpage at http://fas.lsua.edu/departments/Accounting/TuitionFees/.

Special fees may be assessed depending on the number and type of courses taken and on the student’s admission status. A list of these fees is presented below:

  • Academic Excellence Fee

    Students will be assessed an Academic Excellence Fee of $10 per credit hour for up to 12 credit hours per semester. Students who register for more than 12 credit hours will be charged no more than $120. This Fee is used to promote academic excellence by enhancing instructional programs.

  • Course Fee

    A fee may be assessed for any course that incurs higher-than-average cost.
  • Credit Examination Fee

    Student will be assessed $30 per credit examination. See the Testing Center website at: http://studentservices.lsua.edu/services/testingCenter/ for additional fee information. This fee is non-refundable. 
  • Audit Fees

    Students who enroll in courses for a combination of both “credit” and “audit” and students who enroll for “audit only” will pay the same fees as students who schedule courses for “credit only”.

  • Athletic Fee

    Students will be assessed an athletic fee of $14.00 per credit hour for up to 12 credit hours per semester. Students who register for more than 12 credit hours will be charged no more than $168.00. This fee is restricted to support the athletic program.
  • Application Fee

    Louisiana State University Alexandria charges a fee of $20 for processing applications. The $20 application fee is nonrefundable and is not applied to total fees due. 

  • Late Payment Fee

    Students who are not paid in full by the payment due date for the semester may be subject to a $75.00 late payment fee.
  • Mandatory/Required Fees

    Each semester students will be assessed non-refundable mandatory/required fees to support the following: student activities, student newspaper, parking and street maintenance, student government association, children's center, student center maintenance, student center renovation, student yearbook, and parking management. 
  • International Student Fee

    International students will be assessed a one-time fee of $60 for International Student Status Compliance. This fee is non-refundable.
  • Electronic Media Fee

    Students enrolled in online classes will be assessed an electronic media fee of $7.00 per credit hour.
  • Insufficient Funds Fee

    An insufficient funds fee of $25 will be assessed when a check offered by a student in satisfaction on obligation to the University is not honored by the bank from which it was drawn.
  • Energy Surcharge

    Students will be assessed an energy surcharge per credit hour. The amount of this fee will be determined each semester and will be assessed to all hours the student registers for. The energy surcharge fee is to help the University offset a portion of the increased cost of utilities.

  • Late Registration Fee

    A late registration fee of $35 will be assessed to all students who fail to register for classes during the open registration and wish to enroll during the late registration period. This fee is non-refundable. 
  • Diploma Fees

    Associate and Bachelor degree diploma fee is $55.

    Duplicate diploma fee is $55 (charged if student graduates in a semester subsequent to when the original diploma was ordered).

    Replacement diploma fee is $55.

    The fee is non-refundable. 
  • Non-Resident Fee

    A charge in addition to tuition and required fees is assessed to students who are classified as non-resident for fee assessment purposes.
  • Operational Fee

    Students will be assessed an operational fee of $4.50 per credit hour for up to 12 credit hours per semester. Students who register for more than 12 credit hours will pay no more than $54. This fee is used to cover mandated costs and to enhance instructional programs.
  • Registration Fee

    A registration fee of $15 will be assessed for every semester in which a student enrolls for credit and/or audit courses. This fee is non-refundable.
  • Technology Fee

    Students will be assessed a technology fee of $5 per credit hour for up to 20 credit hours per semester. Students who register for more than 20 credit hours will be charged no more than $100. This fee is dedicated to the acquisition, installation, and maintenance of technology for student use.
  • Vehicle Registration Fee

    A vehicle registration fee of $28 is charged to each student who is issued a parking decal and will be charged each semester for which the student is enrolled until the decal expires. This fee is non-refundable.