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February 27, 2024

La Roche University Reduces Tuition for Undergraduate Summer Courses

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 27, 2024 – Students enrolling in summer courses at La Roche University will benefit from reduced tuition and no fees. Limited, discounted housing also is available to undergraduate students. 

The summer tuition rate is $592 per credit for undergraduate courses, and summer internships are discounted at $200 per credit. Graduate tuition rates are not reduced, and fees apply. English as a Second Language (ESL) tuition is $250 per credit or $1,000 per course.
  Summer classes include a robust selection of traditional and online courses, with multiple sessions running from six to 10 weeks. The 2024 sessions include:

  • May 28 to July 5 – Six-week session
  • May 28 to July 19 – Eight-week session
  • May 28 to Aug. 2 – 10-week session

Classes are open to students who want to minimize their fall workload, including adult learners who seek career advancement. All students are expected to have completed the established course prerequisites, as indicted on the schedule of classes. Academic credits earned will appear on an official La Roche transcript. Visiting undergraduate students are required to seek the permission of their home registrar to ensure that courses taken are transferable to their home institution. High school students may earn college credit through La Roche’s Scholar Credit Initiative Program (SCIP) to receive a discount on per-credit costs and get acclimated to the college learning environment sooner.
  Apply online today. Applicants who have questions regarding prerequisites or the registration process at La Roche may contact the Registrar’s Office at 412-536-1080 or


About La Roche University: A private liberal arts university in the North Hills of Pittsburgh, La Roche University offers 68 undergraduate programs of study, seven master’s degrees and two doctoral degrees, with particular strengths in education, business, criminal justice, psychology, nursing, and health and medical sciences as well as interior architecture & design and graphic design. This residential university provides a vibrant campus community for women and men enjoying 30-plus student organizations and an exciting NCAA Div. III athletics program. Founded by the Sisters of Divine Providence in 1963, La Roche University embraces its Catholic heritage while welcoming people of all faiths and backgrounds. With a legacy of social justice and a commitment to international exchange, La Roche University educates students to be lifelong learners and achievers in an increasingly diverse and global society.