2016-17 Tuition and Fees 

Cost before financial aid

  Type Cost  
  Seminary Courses  $500/credit  
  Jan Term $500/credit  
  Summer $500/credit  
  Online Courses $500/credit  
  Doctor of Ministry credits  $525/credit  
  Certificate Program $500/credit  
  Audit Hours $50/credit  
  Required Fees $165/semester  

Fee Structure (per semester):

  Type Cost  
  Student Government Association (required) $50  
  Tech (required) $115  


Note: Some courses may have associated fees ranging from $25-$50.

Financial Aid

Remember: If you want to qualify for the highest amount of financial aid, fill out a FAFSA. While a FAFSA is not required for institutional aid, it is required for federal aid.  

  Type of Aid   Amount   Intended For   Add'l Information   Deadline  
  Multnomah Grant   up to $3,000   Full-time students with financial need   Income restrictions apply. Complete financial aid process by deadline.   New: 8/1
Current: 7/1
  MU Continuation Scholarship   $1,000  

Multnomah University graduates (undergraduate), enrolled in full-time seminary

  Must have graduated in 2009 or later. Scholarship is renewable.      
  Campus Visit Scholarship   $500   Any full-time student who has participated in a "qualified visit" to Multnomah's Portland campus.   

A "qualified visit" is determined by the Admissions and Financial Aid departments. 
Schedule a campus visit.

  Endowed Scholarship   $1,000   Returning full-time students with 2.5+ GPA   Income restrictions apply. Complete FAFSA & MyFinAid online application by deadline   4/1  
  Cauthorn Scholarship   $5,000 &
$2,500 (runner-up)
  2 returning full-time students with 3.0 GPA and financial need   Download application   4/1  
  Seminary Church Matching Scholarship   Up to $500   Full-time Seminary students   MU will match one church’s contribution at rate of 50% up to $500 maximum. Download application.      
  Stafford Loans - Unsubsidized   Up to $20,500   Students enrolled at least half-time   Accrues interest at rate of 6.21% (7/1/14-6/30/15); amount is limited by cost of attendance   ASAP  

Note: There is currently no aid available for the Doctor of Ministry program.