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Graduate Tuition and Fees

Fall 2007 and Spring 2008

To determine tuition and fees

  1. Determine tuition
  2. Add applicable tuition differential
  3. Add applicable fees
  4. Add applicable assessment

The amounts in all the following tables are per semester.

1. Graduate Tuition
  Range I
(12 hours and over)
Range II
(6 to 11 hours)
Range III
(1 to 5 hours)
Range IV
(0 hours)
In state Out of state In state Out of state In state Out of state In/Out of state
Graduate Base Rate $3,895 $9,894 $2,597 $6,596 $1,298 $3,298 $649

2. Graduate Tuition Differentials
  Range I Range II Range III Range IV
Graduate Architecture and the Arts $1,095 $730 $365 $183
Nursing Graduate $3,285 $2,190 $1,095 $548
Biomedical Visualization $2,376 $1,584 $792 $396
Doctor of Occupational Therapy and Master of Occupational Therapy (Professional Track) $1,600 $1,067 $533 $267
Graduate Public Health
Entered Summer 2004 through Spring 2006
$820 $547 $273 $137
Graduate Public Health
Entered Summer 2006 and after
$1,369 $913 $456 $228
Master/PhD Social Work
Entered Summer 2006 and after
$383 $255 $128 $64
MS Medical Biotechnology $3,223 $2,149 $1,074 $537
Public Administration $2,000 $1,333 $667 $333
MUPP/PhD Urban Planning and Policy $2,000 $1,333 $667 $333
Engineering Graduate $950 $633 $317 $158
Master of Health Care Administration $3,654 $2,436 $1,218 $609
Physics, Biological Sciences, Chemistry, and Earth and Environmental Sciences $500 $333 $167 $83
Graduate Business - MBA, Master of Real Estate, MS Accounting, MS in Management Information Systems, and MS in Finance $3,654 $2,436 $1,218 $609
Master of Energy Engineering $3,168 $2,112 $1,056 $528

3. Graduate Fees
  Range I Range II Range III Range IV
General Fee $394 $394 $394 $394
Student to Student Fee $3 $3 $3 $3
Service Fee $304 $304 $195 $195
Health Service Fee $104 $104 $104 $104
Health Insurance Fee
With proof of insurance, this fee can be waived.
$401 $401 $401 $401
CTA U Pass Transportation Fee
Assessed for full time study defined as 9 hours.
$95 No U Pass for graduate study less than 9 hrs Not assessed for less than full time
Subtotal fees $1,301 $1,206 $1,097 $1,097

4. Assessment
  Range I Range II Range III Range IV
Academic Facilities Maintenance Fund Assessment (see note 6 below). Assessed to Graduate/Professional (entering prior to Summer 2004 or Summer 2006 & after) $260 $173 $87 $43

Notes

  1. Tuition and fees are subject to change without notice any time prior to the first day of instruction.
  2. Students admitted to online programs will be assessed $635 per credit hour "eTuition." eTuition is assessed to students admitted into formally recognized online programs (with program codes ending in "U"). The program of admission will control tuition and fee assessment.
  3. In fall and spring semesters, an additional $3.00 will be assessed for the Student-To-Student Assistance Program (refundable). Not assessed in summer.
  4. All full time students are assessed a $95 transportation fee for the CTA U Pass. Full time is defined as 9 or more credit hours for graduate students.
  5. The transportation fee will be assessed to degree and non-degree students in the categories listed in note 4 above.
  6. The Academic Facilities Maintenance Fund Assessment (AFMFA) is assessed to graduate/professional students who have enrolled prior to Summer 2004 or Summer 2006 and after to address the deferred maintenance backlog in academic facilities. AFMFA is $260 per semester for students enrolled for at least 12 credit hours. For less than 12 credit hours of enrollment, the AFMFA will be based on enrolled credit hours pro-rated according to range calculations.

Refunds

  1. Students who officially withdraw from the University before the first day of classes will receive a full refund of tuition and fees. After classes begin, students who officially withdraw from the University (by dropping all classes) on or before the tenth week will receive a pro-rata refund based upon the official date of withdrawal. Assessed tuition, the service and general fees are refunded on a pro-rata basis less $100 in a Pro-Rata Administrative Fee.
  2. The Health Service and Health Insurance Fees are nonrefundable.
  3. Pro-rata refund schedule
Pro-rata Refund Schedule
Withdrawal Initiated Fall 2007 Spring 2008 Refundable Fees Refunded
Prior to first day of term  Prior to Aug 27 Prior to Jan 14 100%
Week1 Aug 27 - Aug 31 Jan 14 - Jan 18 90%
Week2 Sept 3 - Sept 7 Jan 21 - Jan 25 90%
Week3 Sept 10 - Sept 14 Jan 28 - Feb 1 80%
Week4 Sept 17 - Sept 21 Feb 4 - Feb 8 70%
Week5 Sept 24 - Sept 28 Feb 11 - Feb 15 70%
Week6 Oct 1 - Oct 5 Feb 18 - Feb 22 60%
Week7 Oct 8 - Oct 12 Feb 25 - Feb 29 60%
Week8 Oct 15 - Oct 19 Mar 3 - Mar 7 50%
Week9 Oct 22 - Oct 26 Mar 10 - Mar 14 40%
Week10 Oct 29 - Nov 2 Mar 17 - Mar 21 40%
Week11 No refund
after Nov 2
No refund
after Mar 21
0%