Tuition and Fees MFA


Students entering the program in 2016 are guaranteed a total tuition rate of $30,000 (60 semester hours x $500/semester hour = $30,000) through graduation in 2018.


Master of Fine Arts 2016 Costs

There is no Application fee.

Enrollment deposit: After acceptance into the program, a non-refundable enrollment deposit of $400 is payable no later than April 13, 2016.

Housing deposit: $200, Due April 13, 2016

  • This deposit is non-refundable after July 1, 2016 if a student decides not to attend the semester.
  • For students who attend the Summer Residency Intensive this deposit is refunded after August 2, 2016, based on room inspection results and any remaining balance on a student’s bill.


Tuition for 2016 Master of Fine Arts students will remain $500 per semester hour over the two year program.  Students entering the program in 2016 are guaranteed a total tuition rate of $30,000 (Program Tuition = 60 semester hours x $500/semester hour = $30,000) through graduation in 2018.                      

Tuition payment, or appropriate payment arrangement is required prior to the start of classes. Payment can be made by:

o   Credit Card – MasterCard/American Express/Discover/Visa, e-check through OPC (Official Payments Corporation), accessible from , My Wilson Portal. For questions or help with this payment option, contact Christina Friese at 717-262-2017 or

o   Wire payment directly from your bank, for information contact Lori Tosten at 717-262-2017 or

o   Payment Plan: A payment plan is available through OPC (Official Payments Corporation).   There is a payment plan fee of $65 to set up the payment plan. This fee is charged along with the first payment.  For questions on the payment plan, please contact Christina Friese at 717-262-2017, or

o   Check or Money Order, sent to Business Office, Edgar Hall 4th Floor, 1015 PhiladelphiaAvenue, Chambersburg, PA 17201

Financial Aid: 

Contact the Wilson College Office of Financial Aid at for assistance with Federal loans.

Summer Residency Intensive

Room Fee              $552

Room Fee includes:

o   Single Occupancy rooms are available for the four week program
o   Shared bathroom between two rooms
o   Linens are included
o   Free on campus parking
o   Kitchen access (no campus dining available)

Other Fees

Diploma/Graduation         $105
Late Payments                  $75
Transcript fee                    $5
Rush Transcript fee           $15

There are no other studio or administrative fees associated with the Master of Fine Arts program

Effective Fall Semester 2016. Fees and tuition are subject to change for the future cohorts.

Students are responsible for all of their own travel, material, presentation and other expenses.

All application materials are to be mailed to the following address:

Wilson College
1015 Philadelphia Ave.
Chambersburg, PA 17201
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