Students entering the MFA program in 2017 are guaranteed a total tuition rate of $30,000 (60 semester hours x $500/semester hour = $30,000) through graduation in 2019.

The MFA is on a rolling admissions policy, so students may enter the program in Summer, Fall, or Spring semesters.

Master of Fine Arts 2017 Costs 
There is no Application Fee.

  • Tuition: $500 per semester hour
  • Summer Residency Housing Costs
    • Room Fee: $590
      • Single Occupancy rooms are available for the four-week program
      • Shared bathroom between two rooms
      • Linens are included
      • Kitchen access (no campus dining available)
      • Free campus parking 
  • Other Fees
    • Diploma/Graduation     $110
    • 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. Students are responsible for all of their own travel, material, presentation and other expenses.

Fees and tuition are subject to change for the future cohorts.

Payment can be made by:

  • Credit Card – MasterCard/American Express/Discover/Visa, e-check through OPC (Official

Payments Corporation), accessible from www.wilson.edu, My Wilson Portal. For questions or help with this payment option, contact Christina Friese at 717-262-2017 or christina.friese@wilson.edu

  • 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 christina.friese@wilson.edu
  • Check or Money Order, sent to: 
    Wilson College
    Business Office, Edgar Hall 4th Floor
    1015 Philadelphia Avenue, Chambersburg, PA 17201

Financial Aid

Contact the Wilson College Office of Financial Aid at finaid@wilson.edu for assistance with Federal loans.

Apply online through www.wilson.edu