The deposits, tuition, room, board, and fees listed on the college’s cost and aid website are in effect for the 2021-2022 academic year. They are subject to change without prior notice by the Russell Sage College Board of Trustees. All policy statements and other information in the following sections reflect information current at the time of this publication. Tuition charges are non-refundable.

Adjustments for withdrawals and other circumstances can be found in the Adjustments for Tuition, Room and Board section of the Tuition Liability Policy. All students enrolled in Sage’s Evening, Weekend and Online completion programs pay tuition per credit hour according to the program for which they enroll.

ProgramPer Credit Hour
Independent Study$590
Course Audit$135


Program-BasedPer Credit Hour
Applied Art$25
Program-based fees are non-refundable or subject to adjustment after the first day of classes.
These fees are charged accordingly and in addition to the previously stated tuition, room, and board charges.
Transcript Request$8 each
Returned Check$25
Late Payment$50
Placement Service File$5
Credit for Prior LearningFee
Credit Awarded$150 per credit
The fee for credits awarded is capped at $1000.
Vehicle RegistrationFee
Before December 31$50
January 1 through May 31$30
After June 1$15

Payment Due Dates

SemesterPayment Due Date
Summer 2021 May 3, 2021
Fall 2021Aug 2, 2021
Spring 2022Dec 1, 2021