Strategic Leadership - Cost & Scholarships

Tuition and Fees

  • Tuition for 2018-19 academic year: $34,112 ($832/hr) NOTE: this is the total tuition for the entire program.
    • Books are included
  • One-Time Student Fee: $300
    • Includes processing fees, parking and other administrative fees
  • Download the Financial Facts & Figures Summary

Note: Roberts Wesleyan College reserves the right to change the fees above at any time without prior notice.

Alumni Leadership Award (A.L.A.)

This Scholarship is awarded to graduates of the Organizational Management program at Roberts Wesleyan College.

O.M. applicants for M.S.L. that meet the criteria below will be granted a tuition waiver for the cost of two 3-credit MSL courses – saving students $4,992 off the total price of the M.S.L. program tuition! NOTE: savings based on 2018-19 tuition. Tuition rates subject to change July 1, 2019.

Alumni Leadership Award (A.L.A.) Criteria:

  • Have successfully completed the OM program within the last 3 years with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Meets the current admission criteria for the MSL program.  
    NOTE: The essay and reference requirements for admission into MSL may be waived if all the above criteria are met.

NOTE: To be considered for the Alumni Leadership Award (A.L.A.), please indicate your interest on the MSL online application (Program of Interest page) or contact the M.S.L. Enrollment Coordinator.

2020-21 Financial Aid

Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), or download the new FAFSA App (Google Play or Apple (iOS) Store) to complete it on your mobile device. The Federal school code for Roberts is 002805.

  • Scholarships - Roberts Wesleyan College alumni are eligible for a 10% Legacy Scholarship upon acceptance into a graduate-level program.
  • Federal Direct LoansComplete your FAFSA application (Google Play or Apple (iOS) Storeto determine eligibility. Students must be admitted and registered for at least 6 semester hours in a program leading to a graduate degree. Students may not owe a refund on any federal grant or be in default on any federal loan.
    • Direct Unsubsidized – Available for up to $10,250 per semester for graduate students
    • Grad PLUS – Fixed-rate credit qualifying loans that allow for additional funds to help pay for graduate educational expenses, up to the Cost of Education, as established by Roberts Wesleyan College. The PLUS Request process, including a credit check, can be completed at
  • Veterans - Roberts Wesleyan College participates in the Post-9/11 GI Bill® Veterans Education Assistance and Yellow Ribbon Programs. For more information regarding educational programs for Veterans, please visit Veterans Tuition Awards (VTA) are also available for eligible veterans in New York State. Contact HESC for more information at 1-888-697-4372 or
  • Employee Reimbursement - Many companies and businesses offer tuition reimbursement for their employees enrolled in college educational programs. Prospective students should contact the personnel offices at their places of employment for information about tuition reimbursement. Anticipated benefits must be reported on the Payment Agreement form.

Payment Options

All tuition and fees must be paid prior to the beginning of the term, except in cases where an extended payment plan has been arranged.

  • Financial Aid is applied at the beginning of each term.
  • Payments can be made online at with QuikPay.

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at