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Tuition & Fees

Lincoln Memorial University Cost for 2023-2024

Lincoln Memorial University is proud to offer exciting educational opportunities at a lesser cost than many private universities. The following is a guide to the cost of attending LMU as an undergraduate student for the 2023-2024 school year. The costs below are based on an annual course load of 32 credit hours. Get in touch with the Office of Student Financial Services to learn about financial aid and the many scholarship options available to you at LMU.

Undergraduate Tuition

Base rate: $25,680.00 per year

Credit rate: (1-11 & 18+): $1,070* per credit hour

*The Bachelor of Science in Nursing RN-BSN program has a special credit hour rate of $420 per hour.

Room Rates

West/Liles Hall (1 person room): $6,100.00 per year

West/Liles Hall (2 person room): $4,100.00 per year

The Village (2 person room): $6,570.00 per year

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Meal Plans

Plan 1 - Unlimited meals: $5,300.00 per year

Plan 2 - 14 meals per week, 150 flex points, 4 guest swipes per semester: $4,980.00 per year

Plan 3 - For juniors and seniors only. 10 meals per week, 300 flex points: $4,640.00 per year

Plan 4 - For clinical students only. 10 meals per week: $4,020.00 per year

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Other Fees

Comprehensive Fee (Main campus): $420.00
Includes on-campus health service, vehicle registration, and technology.

Comprehensive Fee (Off-campus): $320.00
Includes wellness services, vehicle registration, and technology.

Student Activity Fee: $50.00

Online Fee if all courses are online: $10.00 per credit hour

About LMU Rates and Fees

Please note that individual course fees and applicable program fees may also apply, depending on your chosen undergraduate program. Costs may also be higher if you seek other room and board accommodations. Books and other class supplies are not included in these rates.


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Financial Aid Resources

LMU Undergraduate Student Financial Services

LMU's Financial Assistance Guide (PDF)

How to Apply for FAFSA

LMU Scholarships & Grants


Monthly Payment Plan Option*

To help you afford education expenses, Lincoln Memorial University is pleased to offer an interest-free monthly payment option, which allows you to spread your education expenses over smaller monthly installments for only a small enrollment fee.

  • $45 enrollment fee.
  • No interest, pre-qualification, or credit check.
  • Payments are due 1st of each month.
  • Payments can be broken down into 4 or 5 payments if necessary.
  • $20 late fee (if payment is received past the due date).
  • For tuition and applicable fees only.
  • Books and supplies cannot be included in the payment plan.

For more information on your specific payment options or to enroll, please contact the Office of Student Financial Services.

*Monthly payment plan option may or may not apply to graduate or professional programs.


Contact Us

Office of Student Financial Services
[email protected]
Phone 423.869.6336
Fax 423.869.6347