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Graduate Tuition and Fees

Fall 2009 and Spring 2010

To determine tuition and fees

  1. Add tuition
  2. Add applicable tuition differential
  3. Add applicable fees
  4. Add applicable assessment
1. Graduate Tuition
  University of Illinois at Chicago Tuition and Fees 2009-2010
FALL 2009 AND SPRING 2010 SEMESTER RANGE RATES
Range I
(12 hours and over)
Range II
(6 to 11 hours)
Range III
(1 to 5 hours)
Range IV
(Zero hours)
In state Out of state In state Out of state In state Out of state In/Out of state
Graduate Base Rate $4,436 $10,435 $2,957 $6,957 $1,479 $3,478 $739

2. Graduate Tuition Differentials
(applies to degree and non-degree in major;
graduate non-degree unassigned are excluded)
  Range I Range II Range III Range IV
Architecture and the Arts - Architecture, Art and Design $2,000 $1,333 $667 $333
Architecture and the Arts - Art History $1,500 $1,000 $500 $250
Architecture and the Arts - MA in Architecture Design Criticism $2,000 $1,333 $667 $333
Architecture and the Arts - MS in Architecture in Health Design $4,000 $2,667 $1,333 $667
Biomedical Visualization $2,970 $1,980 $990 $495
Business: MBA, MA in Real Estate, MS Accounting, MS in Management Information Systems, and MS in Finance $4,100 $2,733 $1,367 $683
College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs (CUPPA) - Public Administration $2,000 $1,333 $667 $333
College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs (CUPPA) - Urban Planning and Policy $2,500 $1,667 $833 $417
Engineering - All Except Energy Engineering $1,040 $693 $347 $173
Engineering - Energy Engineering $3,168 $2,112 $1,056 $528
LAS - Science only: Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Physics, and Psychology $700 $467 $233 $117
Medical Biotechnology MS  $3,223 $2,149 $1,074 $537
Nursing $3,531 $2,354 $1,177 $589
Occupational Therapy (OT): Doctor of OT and MS in OT $1,900 $1,267 $633 $317
Public Health (all except Healthcare Administration) $1,574 $1,049 $525 $262
Public Health - Healthcare Administrationn$4,220 $2,813 $1,407 $703
Social Work $383 $255 $128 $64

3. Graduate Fees
  Range I
12 hours and over
Range II
6 to 11 hours
Range III
1 to 5 hours
Range IV
Zero hours
General Fee $443 $443 $443 $443
Student to Student Fee $3 $3 $3 $3
Service Fee $303 $303 $194 $194
Health Service Fee $106 $106 $106 $106
Health Insurance Fee.  With proof of insurance, this fee can be waived. $401 $401 $401 $401
CTA U Pass Transportation Fee.  Graduate full time study defined as 9 hours. $109 No U Pass graduate students less 9 hrs Not assessed for less than full time Not assessed for less than full time
Subtotal fees $1,365 $1,256 $1,147 $1,147

4. Assessment
  Range I Range II Range III Range IV
Academic Facilities Maintenance Fund Assessment $281 $187 $94 $47
Library and Information Technology Assessment (see note 7 below). Assessed to students entering Fall 2008 and after. $200 $133 $67 $33
Subtotal assessments $481 $320 $161 $80

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 $695 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 $109 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 to address the deferred maintenance backlog in academic facilities. AFMFA is $281 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.
  7. In order to generate the resources to improve the learning environment, a Library and Information Technology Assessment of $200 per semester is charged to new undergraduate, graduate, and professional students enrolling in Fall 2008 and after. For students at less than 12 hours enrollment the assessment is pro-rated according to tuition range calculations.
  8. Tuition differentials are applied to non-degree students in major specific non-degree program codes.

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 2009 Spring 2010 Refundable Fees Refunded
On or before the first day of term August 24 January 11 100%
Week1 Aug 25 - 28 Jan 12 - 15 90%
Week2 Aug 30 - Sept 4 Jan 18 - 22 90%
Week3 Sept 7 - 11 Jan 25 - 29 80%
Week4 Sept 14 - Sept 18 Feb 1 - 5 70%
Week5 Sept 21 - 25 Feb 8 - 12 70%
Week6 Sept 28 0 Oct 2 Feb 15 - 19 60%
Week7 Oct 5 - Oct 9 Feb 22 - 26 60%
Week8 Oct 12 - Oct 16 Mar 1 - 5 50%
Week9 Oct 19 - 23 Mar 8 - 12 40%
Week10 Oct 26 - 30 Mar 15 - 19 40%
Week 11 and thereafter No refund after Oct 30 No refund after Mar 19 0%