Estimated Cost of Attendance

2016 - 2017: Graduate Students

NOTE: Costs are listed per YEAR and rates are subject to change. Costs are based on full-time enrollment (9 credits per semester for graduate students). Students enrolled less than full time will have reduced charges and their eligibility for aid will be based on those reduced charges.

Full-Time Graduate Pennsylvania Resident: 2016 - 2017 (minimum 9 credits per term)

Direct Costs Off Campus On Campus
Tuition $8,676 $8,676
Fees $2,540 $2,540
Housing ($4,440 to $9,240) $5,886* $7,706
Meal Plan ($2,900 to $4,348) $3,618* $3,618
Total Direct Costs (Billed, except as noted*) $20,720 $22,540
Indirect Costs
Personal Expenses $2,182 $2,182
Transportation $1,826 $1,826
Books & Supplies $1,016 $1,016
Loan Fees $80 $80
Total Indirect Costs (Not on bill) $5,104 $5,104
TOTAL COST OF ATTENDANCE $25,824 $27,644

* Room charges for off-campus students are not billed by the University. The University only bills board costs if the student chooses to have a meal plan. Amounts listed above are included in the student's Total Cost of Attendance in order to correctly determine a student's eligibility for aid to cover off campus living costs.

Full-Time Graduate Out-of-State Resident: 2016 - 2017 (minimum 9 credits per term)

Direct Costs Off Campus On Campus
Tuition $12,996 $12,996
Fees $2,768 $2,768
Housing ($4,440 to $9,240) $5,886* $7,706
Meal Plan ($2,900 to $4,398) $3,618* $3,618
Total Direct Costs (Billed, except as noted*) $25,268 $27,088
Indirect Costs
Personal Expenses $2,182 $2,182
Transportation $1,826 $1,826
Books & Supplies $1,016 $1,016
Loan Fees $80 $80
Total Indirect Costs (Not on Bill) $5,104 $5,104
TOTAL COST OF ATTENDANCE $30,372 $32,192

* Room charges for off-campus students are not billed by the University. The University only bills board costs if the student chooses to have a meal plan. Amounts listed above are included in the student's Total Cost of Attendance in order to correctly determine a student's eligibility for aid to cover off campus living costs.