Student Financial Services Checklist

Make sure you complete the steps listed on our Enrollment Checklist....a great starting guide to get you ready for your admission to Lackawanna College as well as completing your Financial Aid and finalizing all your payments arrangements.
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Welcome to Student Financial Services

Welcome to Student Financial Services.. We understand that funding your education is a significant financial investment. Our goal is to guide you through the Financial Aid process and to help you manage your financial obligation to Lackawanna College. We are here to assist you with your account balances, payments and other college related charges. We are committed to your success and helping you on your educational journey. You may stop by our office or contact us by phone or email.


To apply for all federal, state, and campus-based financial aid programs and/or student loans, a student must first complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).When this information is processed, financial aid award packages are developed after first determining the expected family contribution (EFC). The types of aid awarded will vary with the individual student’s needs and may consist of a combination of grant, loan, work-study and scholarship assistance.




2022-2023 Academic Year  
Flat Fee (12-18 credits) $8,225 per semester
Full-time (19+ credits) $575 per credit
Part-time (1-11 credits) $575 per credit
Enrollment Fees  
 Application Fee (Non-Degree Seeking Only) $35
Commuter commitment fee $100
Resident commitment fee $375
Room and Board  
Resident Housing $3,700 per semester
Meal Plan $2,150 per semester
Additional Fees  
Activity fee (Scranton only) $115 per semester
Activity fee (Lake Region, Sunbury, Tunkhannock only) $75 per semester
Technology fee (all campuses) $330 per semester, 5 credits or more; $55, less than 5 credits
Lab fee (3-credit course) $100 (part-time / 19+ credit students)
Lab fee (1-credit course) $35 (part-time / 19+ credit students)
Communications fee $100 per course
Hospitality majors $200 per semester
Culinary majors $375 per semester

Physical / Occupational Therapist Assistant majors

$175 per semester
School of Petroleum & Natural Gas students $175 per course
Sonography (Cardiac, Diagnostic, or Vascular) majors $175 per semester
Surgical Technology majors $175 per semester
Graduation fee (one-time) $160

Nursing Lab Fee (Full Time)

Nursing Lab Fee (Part Time)

$750 per semester

$50 per credit

Special Fees  
Transcript request fee $10
Change of grade/incomplete fee $20
Late submission graduation fee $150
Life experience processing fee $35
Stop payment fee $50
Return check fee $25
Estimated Fees  
Books and Supplies Estimated Cost $1,500
Personal Estimated Cost $3,000


Federal Verification Forms

Student Financial Services will verify the accuracy of all applications of students selected by the Department of Education or by the Student Financial Services Office at Lackawanna College. Federal aid cannot be finalized until all required documentation is received and eligibility is determined.  Students selected for verification will be sent an email by the Student Financial Services Office with their Personal URL (PURL) link.  The student will click the link, verify their identity and create an account.

Please see the two documents attached on how to complete the process.

Miscellaneous Forms


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