Graduate Tuition & Fees

Estimate the cost of your graduate degree program with our tuition and fee information. Connect with our financial aid office for more resources.
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2019-20 Graduate courses:  $499 per credit (Fall 2019, Spring 2020, Summer 2020)

Many Graduate students take an average of 6 credits per semester. Our admission or financial aid counselors can help you estimate your costs as accurately as possible. If you take 6 credits per semester for three semesters (Fall, Spring, and Summer), your tuition before any financial aid/grants/loans are applied would be $8,982 per academic year.

Living expenses and the cost for books and supplies can vary. Below you will find an example of total costs to help you estimate your costs. Your financial aid counselor can help you determine what financial aid might be available to you.

Tuition and Estimated Fees

2019-20 Tuition (6 credits total)*$2,994$2,994$2,994$8,982
Books & Supplies (estimate)$320$320$320$960
Off Campus Room and Meals$4,000$4,000$4,000$4,000
Personal Expenses$1,050$1,050$1,050$3,150
Total Cost of Attendance$9,064$9,064$9,064$27,192
Total Direct Costs$2,994$2,994$2,994$8,982
Total Indirect Costs$6,070$6,070$6,070$18,210

*Tuition is a direct cost which is paid directly to University of Northwestern, while the amounts listed for books and supplies, housing, transportation, and personal expenses are estimated, indirect costs that each student may personally incur will vary for each program and each student.

Contact the Office of Financial Aid
Phone: (651) 631-5212
Toll Free: (866) 362-8715
Fax: (651) 628-3332

Office location and hours
Nazareth Hall, N1110
Monday–Friday, 8 am – 4:30 pm

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