Military Tuition Rates

Degree Level or ProgramTuition Rate per Credit Hour

Undergraduate active duty military rate*

Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences - Navy College Program Distance Learning Partnership (NCPDLP) and NCPACE - Undergraduate courses by CD-ROM$250 (general services fee waived; no online technology fee)

* Note: We must be able to verify your active-duty status in the Army, Coast Guard, Air Force, Marine Corps, or Navy using the Servicemember's Civil Relief Act (SCRA) website. Other Service Components, including Reserve and National Guard, are not eligible for this reduced tuition rate.

Engineering Management (MEM) by Portable Media

The tuition for MEM courses by Portable Media is undergoing a change this year. The rates below are accurate as of September 16, 2019. Rates are subject to change by the Board of Visitors.

In Fall 2019, the tuition is $437 per credit hour, with no technology fee.

In Spring 2020, the tuition will be the standard graduate rate for students outside of Virginia -- currently $595 per credit hour -- with no technology fee.

Beginning Summer 2020, MEM courses by Portable Media will follow the regular graduate tuition rate and associated technology fee. This rate is $595 per credit hour, plus $30 technology fee per credit hour.

Fees are mandatory unless noted above

Mandatory FeesDescription
General Services Fee$9  — Paid each semester in addition to regular tuition, regardless of the number of classes taken
ID Card Fee$2  — Paid each semester in addition to regular tuition, regardless of the number of classes taken
Course Technology Fee$30 per credit hour — For each technology-delivered course

Additional fees apply for courses taken at main campus. For full details about ODU tuition and fees, click here.

Using Your Tuition Assistance

For general questions about tuition, contact ODU's Office of Finance at 757-683-3030 or tuition@odu.edu.

Tuition ResourceHow to Pay

Using G.I. Bill?
If you are a “non-degree seeking” student, or a first-time G.I. Bill user, please contact Veterans Affairs Services staff at 757-683-4425 or email vaservices@odu.edu.

All asynchronous self-pay program courses are designed to be paid in full at the time of registration. The cost is reimbursed to you when the VA funds are applied to the zero balance in your student account.

Using Top Up?
To process the TA Top UP, VA Services needs a copy of your TA Authorization form with TOP UP annotated at the top of the form. 

Please scan your TA Authorization form and send it to ODU's VA Certifying Official via vaservices@odu.edu.

Using Tuition Assistance (TA)?
Send all payments, approved TA forms, and other tuition funding (third party) documents with your UIN directly to ODU’s Office of Finance.

Using NCPACE Tuition Assistance (TA)?
Send your approved NCPACE TA voucher with your UIN directly to ODU’s Office of Finance.

Send to:
ODU Office of Finance
Third Party Billing
1006 Rollins Hall
Norfolk, VA 23529
757-683-3030 (phone)
757-683-4100 (fax)

Using Student Loans?
Student loans/deferments must be approved before registering for courses. Ensure that your selected course term dates fall within ODU regular semester dates (term will be indicated on the registration form).