Spiritual Direction Certificate: Tuition & Costs

Cost per course – 6 courses ($800)
Cost per residency – 2 residencies ($1,100)

TOTAL COST – $7,000


TuitionPer Course
Practicum Enrollment Fee (Per Term)$50
Practicum with Supervision Fee (Per Term)$100
Residency Fee SDC$1,100
Per Occurrence
Application Fee$25
Add/Drop Fee per course$20
Graduation Fee$60
Returned check fee (each service)$35
Diploma replacement fee$50

Payment for Courses and Residences are made in full prior to a student’s participation in a particular course or residency. Payments may be made by credit card via the payment page (please note that credit/debit card payments are charged an additional convenience fee of 2.5% ) or via check to the Divine Mercy University Business Office.

What happens if a payment check bounces?

Any check which cannot be cashed will incur a $35 fee. The University will send a new invoice to the account for which the deposit was intended in the original amount with this $35 added.
This also applies to electronic check (ACH) transactions.

Course and Residency Refunds

Students dropping a course after classes have begun are subject to partial tuition fees based on the point at which the class was dropped, according to the following scheme:

  • Withdrawal up to Calendar Day 6:  100%
  • Withdrawal up to Calendar Day 11: 80%
  • Withdrawal up to Calendar Day 17: 60%
  • Withdrawal after Calendar Day 17:  0%

Residency refunds will also be assessed based on when a student cancels prior to residency start.

For Financial Aid information:
Call. 703.416.1441 ext. 0992  or 7824
For Student accounts:
Call.  703-416-1441 ext. 0116 or 7824