Financial Information



Beeson offers one of three merit-based scholarships to each full-time admitted student.  Scholarships are awarded by the Admission committee and are based on the strength of the admission application (there is not a separate scholarship application).  Applicants are notified of the scholarship award at the time of their admission decision

  • Dean's Scholarship--$5000 per regular semester ($10,000/yr )
  • John Wesley Beeson Scholarship--$2750 per regular semester ($5500/yr)
  • Beeson Tuition Scholarship--$1500 per regular semester ($3000/yr)

For questions about scholarships, please contact the Admission Office at (205) 726-2066 or

Tuition and Fees for 2016-2017

Tuition: Full-time (9-16 credits) $6,539 /tuition per semester before scholarship
Tuition, per credit rate: Less than 9 credits, more than 16 credits (Fall & Spring) $621 per credit
Tuition other terms: January, June, & July terms $249 per credit
Fees: Application Fee $35 (M.Div. & M.A.T.S.)
  Deposit to secure acceptance* $200
  Parking Fee $30 (auto decal)
  Technology Fee $175 per semester for Fall and Spring
  Campus Life Fee $100 per semester
*Following the acceptance of a student, Beeson asks for a non-refundable $200 deposit as confirmation of your intention to enroll for the coming semester. The deposit will be applied toward your student account upon enrollment.

Other Financial Aid

Current and prospective divinity students are highly encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to determine their eligibility for need-based aid programs such as federal work-study jobs and federal student loans. Follow the link above to access the form directly or contact Samford's Office of Financial Aid to get more information about need-based awards.
Processing time for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form is up to four weeks. The FAFSA report is necessary for all student loan programs available through Samford University.
For more information, please contact Marcie Harchuck by email at