Tuition Hours & Fees


Students are charged the same rate for 12 to 18 semester hours. An additional fee will be charged for hours taken in excess of 18 hours per semester. Students who enroll in fewer than 12 semester hours will be charged at the less-than-full-time rate on a per-credit-hour basis. All accounts must be paid in full before a student will be allowed to register or reserve housing for the next semester. Contact the Business Office for more information.

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Housing and meal charges for the next academic year are announced each spring. Private rooms are available upon request as space permits, on a first come, first served basis. Contact the Office of Residence Life for more information.



The College provides books for courses taught on campus. Books are included in the tuition rate. If a book is not returned or is in damaged and/or unusable condition, a book replacement fee will be assessed. The Young Harris College Bookstore owned by Follett and located in the bottom floor of Sharp Hall offers all textbooks and supplies that YHC students need for their courses. Email the Bookstore manager, Laura Loeb, with questions.

Special Fees

• Part-Time Tuition Charge (per hour) less than 12 Hours - $1,025

• Overload Charge (per hour) over 18 Hours - $200

• Parking Fee (per year)1 - $200

• Student Fee (per year) - $1,500

• Science Lab Fee - $50

• SGA Green Fee (1-time fee per school year) - $5

• Graduation Fee, including diploma and rental of cap and gown2 - $150

• Transcript Fee3 - $7

• Private Music Lessons (per credit hour) - $210

• Replacing a Student ID Card4 - $30

• Returning Tuition Deposit5 - $200

Additional charges will apply for summer session.

2 Subject to change depending on cost to the College.

Currently enrolled students are provided free transcripts. No transcripts will be released until all accounts are settled with the Business Office. Students who are no longer enrolled will pay $7 per transcript. Transcripts will be not be released until all accounts are settled with the Business Office.

The Young Harris College identification card (YHC One Card) is the sole property of Young Harris College. The YHC One Card is used to access certain campus buildings, including a student’s residence hall and room, as well as act as a meal/debit card in the Campus Restaurant and elsewhere. Students are required to carry and upon the request of College personnel, including residence hall and library staff members, to exhibit their YHC One Card. Students who falsify information on their YHC One Card are subject to disciplinary action. Under no circumstance should a student allow anyone else to use his/her YHC One Card. If for any reason the YHC One Card is lost or stolen, a fee of $30 will be required in order to replace the card.

Returning students pre-registering for Fall Semester are required to pay a tuition deposit of $200. The tuition deposit is due prior to fall pre-registration. This deposit is refundable if requested by May 1.