* Fees consist of the General Fee and the Technology Fee. Other fees may apply for laboratory costs, private music lessons, and other course-related charges. For a list of potential course fees or other charges, refer to the university catalog, Pre-bill (available on the student’s web portal account), or the course schedule.
**Room and Board charges are based on standard room with double occupancy and unlimited use of the Ouachita Commons. Some funds are also provided for use in on-campus retail dining facilities. Wireless computer access, laundry facilities, cable and local phone services are also included as part of the room and board rate.
Ouachita’s total federal cost of attendance budget is $35,960 for 2016-17, which includes an annual allowance for books, personal and transportation expenses. The annual book estimate is $1100; transportation $1000; and personal expenses of up to $1540.
Additional fees incurred by the DPND student include a lab coat expense of $25, membership in the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics ($50 per year for the junior and senior year), and professional liability insurance. Student professional liability insurance is required for DIET 4031 MNT I Practicum and DIET 4041 MNT II Practicum at a cost of $20.