Trinity at THEARC is very AFFORDABLE!

Cost & Fees


Classes at TheArc are $195 per credit hour – $585 per 3 credit hours

  • Science of the Environment (ENVS 102) is a 4 credit course ($780)


  • Most books at TheArc are open source books at no cost to the student
  • An additional $150 is recommended per course to pay for books

How to Pay

There are many payment options available to students such as student loans, grants, and/or payment plans.   Students may contact Enrollment Services/Financial Aid for more information, (202) 884-9530 or  Office Hours are 9 am to 5 pm weekdays.

FAFSA: Free Application for Federal Student Aid

New changes to FAFSA make it easier than ever to file! Check out the new myStudentAid app for iOS and Android.

Now is the time to apply for the FAFSA!

Students must complete a new financial aid application for each school year. You should complete your FAFSA early each spring for the school year that starts the following fall.  You can start your FAFSA as early as January 1.