Estimated Budget for Attending Lipscomb University School of Nursing

The estimated budget can assist in estimating Lipscomb tuition, room and board.  Remember, actual expenses may change depending on scholarships, other aid received, or the financial aid package awarded.

Estimated Budget for School of Nursing Enrollees 

**All Amounts shown are estimates and subject to change

Estimated Cost of Tuition and Fees Annually Fall Semester Spring Semester
Tuition $27,472.00 $13,736.00 $13,736.00
Room and Board $11,240.00 $5,620.00 $5,620.00
University Student Activity Fee $2,284.00 $1,142.00 $1,142.00
Estimated Fees (Clinical Educational Fee, Laboratory Fees, Professional Liability insurance, Electronic textbook fee, E*Value Fee, Exam Soft Fee, HESI Review Fee, etc.) $5,920.00 $3,020.00 $2,900.00
Total Estimated Cost of Tuition and Fees $46,916.00 $23,518.00 $23,398.00


Estimate of Indirect / Out of Pocket Costs Annually Fall Semester Spring Semester
Background Checks and Drug Screens $100.00 $100.00 $0.00
Required Apparel (White Coat, White Scrubs, Nursing Patch, Nursing Badge) $87.00 $87.00 $0.00
Nursing Supply Kit $80.00 $80.00 $0.00
Total Estimate of Indirect / Out of Pocket Costs $267.00 $267.00 $0.00

Financial Aid General Information

Once estimated costs are known, it is time to create a manageable financial strategy. Financial aid may be applied for using the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) as well as a variety of merit-based Lipscomb scholarships, and outside scholarships, both merit-based and need-based.

Applicants may also apply for , including federally subsidized, low-interest Stafford and Perkins loans. In addition, work-study opportunities are awarded to qualifying students.

Payment Plans

If a convenient and simple method is needed to manage your payments, consider the Tuition Management System (TMS). TMS makes monthly payments easy. For a small enrollment fee, enrollees receive personal account service, automated account information available 24 hours a day and easy online access to their account through Enrollment even provides a chance to win a $1,000 scholarship - eight are awarded each year! Visit for more information on payment options, education loans and free counseling.

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