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The most current fees are available at the Registrar’s Office’s website.
Every student enrolled in a May Term course is charged a non-refundable May Term enrollment fee; students enrolled in off-campus programs also are charged a fee.
Students who are enrolled for 18 or fewer hours during the Spring Semester, including May Term hours, pay no additional tuition charge.
Students who are enrolled for more than 18 hours for Spring Semester and May Term courses combined, pay a May Term tuition fee.
Students who enroll in a May Term course after the close of Spring Registration are charged a specific fee regardless of the number of Spring Term credits they have registered. No exemptions are granted.
May Term students are charged a weekly fee to live on campus. Students are responsible for their own meals. The College Coffee Shop is open.
Off-campus May Term courses require additional costs, such as room, board, transportation and other fees. Students should inquire about these costs before registering with the International Programs Office.
Independent studies, audits, the Credit/No Credit option and variable credit are not permitted during May Term. Credit is awarded only as indicated on the course schedule.
Earlham-funded financial aid, state student aid and federal grant assistance is not available for May Term. Some students may be eligible for federal student loans to cover transportation costs for an off-campus May Term course. Students interested in this additional loan funding should set up an appointment with the Financial Aid Office.
The Julian Neil Hawkins May Term Scholarship assists a few students each year with expenses for international off-campus May Term programs. Students interested should apply through the International Programs Office during the Fall Semester.