Summer Tuition and Fees

The Summer program is made up of two seven week sessions, with session 1 running from May 13 to June 28 and session 2 running from July 1 to August 20. Current Albion Students as well as guest students from other colleges are offered opportunities to accelerate an academic program or relax a tight schedule.

Please see the Registrar’s page to view admission criteria and courses offered.

Maemester Fees

Tuition is included in the spring semester bill.

Housing is included on the spring bill at a special rate. Please contact Community Living for more details.

Summer Costs


Registration Fee (for guest students)$30.00
TuitionSee Summer Tuition Costs below
HousingSee Summer Housing Costs below
Late Enrollment Fee$25.00
Each additional Day$15.00

Additional charges are made for materials in certain courses.
Costs for books are separate from the above and part of Brit Books.

Summer Tuition Costs

Tuition - per unit$3,280
Tuition - per quarter unit$820
Tuition Online Courses - per unit$1,840
Tuition Online Courses - per quarter unit$460

Tuition does not cover any course fee set by instructor.

Summer Housing Costs

Housing Rate$35/week$45/week
  • Rates apply to all students participating in a sponsored academic program or institute, enrolled in on-ground classes, and AC student employees. Students with extenuating circumstances can request summer housing and should work with Community Living directly.
  • Students who are not directly connected to a College program or employment opportunity will be assigned based on need and availabilty.
  • Fees will be applied to student accounts and will be due on May 15.

Payment of Summer Fees

Payment of all fees is due on or before May 15. Payment may be made at the Student Accounting Office, in person, by mail or Online via Touchnet.

Deferred payment arrangements and payment plans are not available for summer classes. 

Refunds and Withdrawal from Summer College

Students will be considered officially enrolled in summer college if they are registered for any amount of units on the official start date of the summer term which is May 15. Late registrations (on or after May 15) will be considered enrolled upon registration.

If a student desires to withdraw from summer college, a written request for withdrawal must be made to the Vice President and Dean for Student Affairs.

Tuition Refunds are made on the following basis:

  • Withdrawal within the first five class days – 75% refund
  • Withdrawal during the second week of classes – 40% refund
  • Withdrawal after the second week of classes – No refund

There will be no refund on the housing fees.

Financial Aid Refunds are made on the following basis for financial aid recipients:

Albion College scholarships and grants will be reduced in the same proportion and dates as the tuition refunds noted above.

A federal refund calculation will be used for federal financial aid recipients withdrawing before the 60% period of the semester.

Financial Aid

Financial aid to students for the Summer College will be limited to campus employment and loans. Those who wish to submit and application should contact: Financial Aid Office, Albion College, 611 East Porter Street, Albion, MI 49224 or see the Financial Aid web page to contact them.