Online Courses and eRate Fee Information

Tuition & Fees
Charged to all students who take any classes at the University of Memphis. This fee is assessed based on the student matriculation level (undergraduate/graduate/law) and the number of hours enrolled, with no maximum for Mxx and RODP courses. 

U of M Online Courses with completely numeric section numbers will be assessed at the On-Campus rate and in addition to the Mxx and RODP courses (eRate will be assessed on a per hour rate, with no maximum).

Online Degree Programs Online Fees
This fee is assessed on a per-hour basis, with no maximum and is in addition to tuition.

  • RODP Online Fee – $118 per credit hour assessed to students registered for courses through the Regents Online Degree Program (courses designated with a section Rxx)
  • U of M Online Fee – $100 per credit hour assessed to students registered for U of M Online courses (courses designated with a section Mxx) and classified as in-state for tuition assessment.

eRate (Out-of-State)
This tuition is assessed on a per-hour basis, with no maximum.

eRate tuition (replace standard out-of-state tuition at a reduced rate) is assessed to students who are classified as non-residents of the State of Tennessee and enrolled in all online courses (instructional method of "Web"). Students taking online and ANY on-campus course (NOT instructional method of "Web") will be assessed the standard out-of-state tuition for all enrolled courses, the $100 per credit hour online fee and will not be eligible for the eRate.

The following courses are eligible for eRate:

  • RODP – Sections Rxx
  • U of M Online – Section Mxx
  • U of M Online Completely Numeric Sections xxx (ex. 410)

eRate tuition is calculated as 50% of the Maintenance fee at the same matriculation level and are assessed on a per hour basis, with no maximum.

Example: the Undergraduate Maintenance fee is $294 .00 per hour; the corresponding eRate is $147.00 per hour.

NOTE: Students eligible for the eRate are exempt from the U of M Online Fee. RODP Online Fee will still apply for RODP Courses.

Examples:

U of M Online Courses
Courses designated with a section Mxx
Regents Online Degree Program (RODP)
Includes courses designated
with Rxx section numbers

On-Campus hours mixed
with Online Courses
(Not Eligible for eRate)
In-State

Undergraduate

Maintenance Fee:
$294 per hour
Online Fee:
$100 per hour
Total:
$394 per hour*

Graduate

Maintenance Fee:
$461 per hour
Online Fee:
$100 per hour
Total:
$561 per hour*

*With NO Maximum

In-State

Undergraduate

Maintenance Fee:
$294 per hour
Online Fee:
$118 per hour
Total:
$412 per hour*

Graduate

Maintenance Fee:
$461 per hour
Online Fee:
$118 per hour
Total:
$579 per hour*

*With NO Maximum

In-State
(12 hrs On-Campus, 3 hrs RODP, 3 hrs Mxx)

Undergraduate

On-Campus Maint Fee:
$3528
Program Service Fee:
$628
RODP Maint Fee:
$882
RODP Online Fee:
$354
U of M Online Maint Fee:
$882
U of M Online Fee:
$300
Total:
$6574

Graduate Fees are assessed
using the same method.

Out-of-State

Undergraduate

Maintenance Fee:
$294 per hour
eRate Fee:
$147 per hour
Total:
$441 per hour*

Graduate

Maintenance Fee:
$461 per hour
eRate Fee:
$231 per hour
Total:
$692 per hour*

*With NO Maximum

Out-of-State

Undergraduate

Maintenance Fee:
$294 per hour
Online Fee:
$118 per hour
eRate Fee:
$147 per hour
Total:
$559 per hour*

Graduate

Maintenance Fee:
$461 per hour
Online Fee:
$118 per hour
eRate Fee:
$231 per hour
Total:
$810 per hour*


*With NO Maximum

Out-of-State
(6 hrs On-Campus, 3 hrs RODP, 3 hrs Mxx)

Undergraduate

On-Campus Maint Fee:
$1764
Program Service Fee:
$628
Out-of-State Tuition:
$3678
RODP Maint Fee:
$882
RODP Online Fee:
$354
RODP Out-of-State:
$1839
U of M Online Maint Fee:
$882
U of M Online Fee:
$300
U of M Online Out-of-State:
$1839
Total:
$12166

Graduate Fees are assessed
using the same method.