SBUBolivar, Missouri Est. 1878

Student Information

Admission Policy

You must submit:

  • Application Data Form
  • Official high school or home school transcript/copy of GED
  • Official academic transcript from all previously attended colleges
  • ACT/SAT scores
  • Admission Fee of $30

It is the student's responsibility to get the required transcripts, admission scores, and $30 fee to the school. Applicants considered for conditional admittance will be required to furnish additional documentation- please see advisor for details.

Registration

Enrollment is in progress and will continue through the first day of the semester. If you need help with course selection, call the office at 573-729-7071 for assistance. Students may enroll first week of class for an additional $25.00 late fee.

Confirmation of Classes

Students are considered enrolled in class at the time of registration. Students will be notified if there is a course cancellation. The University reserves the right to cancel any course if enrollment is insufficient. All tuition/fees will be refunded if the class is canceled.

Tuition/Fees

Tuition and lab fees are due BEFORE the first day of the semester unless other financial arrangements have been made in advance.

  • Admission fee for first time students -  $ 30.00
  • Tuition (per credit hour) $180.00
    • Paramedic courses (per credit hour) $200.00
  • Technical Fee  Fall/Spring  $ 143 (12+ Credit Hrs)  
  • Technical Fee Fall/Spring   $ 125 (6-11 Credit Hrs.)
  • Technical Fee  Fall/Spring  $ 115 (1-5 Credit Hrs.)
  • Technical Fee  Jan/Summer $ 30.00
  • Assessment Fee (Full Time 12+ hrs fall/spring) $ 25.00
  • Assessment Fee (Part Time 1-11 hrs.  fall/spring) $ 20.00
  • Enrollment Late Fee $25.00
  • Drop / Add Fee - Per Class  $25.00

OTHER COURSE FEES MAY APPLY

Textbooks

Textbooks will be available for purchase two weeks before start of session on SBU Bookstore website www.sbubookstore.com.  Textbooks must be paid for when placing order !

A FINANCE CHARGE WILL BE APPLIED TO ALL BALANCES DUE PAST 30 DAYS.  THIS CHARGE WILL BE 9% PER YEAR  (APPROXIMATELY $ 0.75 PER $100.00 BALANCE).

Financial Planning

Financial assistance is available to students who qualify. Contact the office for application forms or other financial planning assistance. Tuition balance equal to the amount of financial aid will be carried until those funds arrive provided that all necessary paperwork has been submitted by the beginning of classes. Any balance, less financial aid, is subject to the above payment guidelines.

Withdrawal Policy

To drop a class, a student MUST fill out an Official Withdrawal Slip through the office. Non-attendance of class does NOT constitute an official withdrawal and will result in students being charged for the course and receiving a grade of " F " . A course cannot be dropped during the last two weeks of a semester. NOTE : Dropping a class may affect your financial aid or may result in an academic penalty - please consult your advisor.

Refund Policy

The following refund policy relates to Fall/Spring semesters:

Prior to first day of class = 100% refund
During first week of class = 100% refund
During second week of class = 75% refund
During third week of class = 50% refund

After the third week of class = 0% refund

For more information about the SBU-Salem Campus, contact Linda Armer, director.

501 South Grand
Salem, MO 65560
573-729-7071