Other Fees

Fee Glossary

Special Groups Fees

Approved, Board of Regents, State of Iowa, 2014-2015 Academic Year

(Tuition and fees are subject to change without notice.)

 Course/Program or Miscellaneous Fees

Account Review Fee - minimum $10.00
Additional Billing Statement Fee
Application fee - non-refundable - Domestic Students


Veterinary Medicine
Application fee - International Students
Non-Degree $40
  Veterinary Medicine
Career Planning and Placement Services (fee assessed by college based on optional nature of service costs and number of resumes, credentials, etc.)
0 - $25
Credit by Exam
Deferred Billing Administrative Fee: for students who choose deferred billing
$20 per term
Developmental Courses:
Chemistry: Chem 50
English/Reading: Engl 99R
English/Listening: Engl 99L
English/Speaking: Engl 99S
Foreign Languages: Frnch 97, Ger 97 or Span 97
Math 10 or Math 30
Diploma Replacement
Doctoral Post Comprehensive or Prelim (Continuous Registration - Graduate )
Employer Reimbursement Payment Option
Extension Courses/Continuing Education/Workshops (per credit)
FAX (for sending official documents)
Graduation Fee - non-refundable
Identification Card (ISUCard):
     Non-students/non-ISU employees, per year
Installment Payment Plan
International Student Orientation Fee $120
Lakeside Lab, undergraduate (per credit)
Lakeside Lab, graduate (per credit)
Late Payment
1% per month of amount past due
Late Registration Fees (undergraduate)
Late Registration Fees (graduate)
1st week
2nd week
3rd week or later
New Student Programs/Matriculation Fee**
Private Music Instruction, 1 credit
Private Music Instruction, 2-3 credits
Regents Abroad
contact department
Reissue Check Fee
Returned Check Charge/Returned Direct Debit
Schedule Change Fee (Day 6 or later of class)
Senior Fee (optional)
Sponsored International Student
5% of assessed fees
Study Abroad Administrative Fee*
Study Abroad Program Fee (fee varies with program)*  
Fall and Spring Semesters
Summer Term
Thesis (Masters)
Thesis (Ph.D.)
Transcript (add $5 for special handling)
Veterinary Medicine Advance Payment
Veterinary Medicine Mobile Computing Fee

*Tuition assessment for study abroad credits, up to a maximum of 12 credits, is above and beyond tuition for other courses taken during the same term.

**Refundable except for $25 administrative fee charged to students who rescind their acceptance of admission prior to May 1; contact the Office of Admissions for more information.

Special Groups Fees

  Summer 2014 Fall 2014 Spring 2015
Continuous Registration (PhD's) none $70.00 $70.00
IEOP Fee $2,450.00 $4,900.00 $4,900.00
Health Fee $49.00 $98.00 $98.00
Health Insurance - Student* $377.00 TBD TBD TBD
Health Insurance - Student and domestic partner* $1,838.00 TBD TBD TBD
Health Insurance - Student and child(ren)* $1,282.00 TBD TBD TBD
Health Insurance - Student and family* $2,743.00 TBD TBD TBD
Health Facility Fee $4.00 $8.00 $8.00
Vet Med Seniors - Resident $9,861.00 $9,861.00 $9,861.00
Vet Med Seniors - Non-resident $17,925.00 $17,925.00 $17,925.00
Vet Med Seniors - Student Computer Fees $76.00 $77.00 $77.00

*Annual rates are not shown. Fall semester enrollees in the health insurance program will be assessed one half during the fall plus the full cost of the pharmacy program; and the second half during spring semester. The spring rates are not displayed in this table.

**The Insurance premium listed for spring is the amount for a student who initially enrolls in the insurance program beginning spring semester.