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CU-Boulder Historical Tuition - FY 1972-73 to present

Change in academic year (AY) tuition for undergraduate and graduate students in Arts & Sciences

(Fees shown separately)

 

Tuition and fees % change from prior years

 

Tuition for AY (Required fees for AY shown in far right column)

 

Academic
Year

Undergrad Resident Undergrad Non-Resident Graduate Resident Graduate Non-Resident Fees**
2014-15 3.3% 2.9% 3.1% 3.0% 9.7%
2013-14 8.7% 1.9% 1.8% 1.9% 11.3%
2012-13 5.0% 3.8% 3.8% 3.8% -3.6%
2011-12 9.3% 3.0% 5.0% 5.0% -0.9%
2010-11 8.9% 4.9% 9.0% 3.0% 0.4%
2009-2010 8.8% 5.1% 8.1% 2.5% 9.6%
2008-09 9.3% 7.7% 7.8% 3.8% 11.4%
2007-08 19.0% 5.0% 7.0% 1.0% 11.8%
2006-07
2.4%
2.5%
9.0%
1.0%
17.6%
2005-06
27.8%
6.4%
28.0%
4.5%
7.5%
2004-05 9.0% 5.6% 11.0% 5.6% 4.0%
2003-04 15.0% 7.7% 15.0% 7.7% 4.8%
2002-03 6.2% 9.0% 6.2% 9.0% 6.3%
2001-02 4.0% 5.0% 4.0% 5.0% 10.2%
2000-01 2.9% 4.0% 2.9% 5.5% 0.0%
1999-2000 2.4% 2.4% 2.4% 2.5% 3.4%
1998-99 1.3% 3.3% 1.3% 3.3% 12.0%
1997-98 1.5% 3.5% 1.5% 3.5% 12.4%
1996-97 2.3% 4.3% 2.3% 4.2% 4.0%
1995-96 2.4% 4.4% 2.4% 4.4% 2.9%
1994-95 4.4% 9.9% 5.5% 11.3% 5.7%
1993-94 2.0% 7.0% 2.0% 7.0% 1.3%
1992-93 5.5% 9.8% 8.6% 9.9% 0.4%
1991-92 7.1% 10.0% 9.2% 10.1% 14.2%
1990-91 7.5% 9.4% 8.0% 9.0% 11.3%
1989-1990 6.5% 9.9% 8.0% 9.9% 12.7%
1988-89 4.0% 9.5% 7.8% 9.5% 0.0%
1987-88 5.6% 9.5% 5.2% 9.5% 0.0%
1986-87 10.1% 10.2% 15.5% 15.4% 4.7%
1985-86 11.6% 7.5% 15.8% 3.2% 12.8%
1984-85 11.6% 8.8% 14.2% 6.7% 8.1%
1983-84 9.0% 8.0% 9.0% 8.0% 2.5%
1982-83 13.1% 15.5% 13.1% 10.5% 7.1%
1981-82 13.9% 16.0% 16.0% 14.0% -4.3%
1980-81 9.8% 9.8% 9.9% 10.3% 13.0% *
1979-1980 4.2% 14.5% 9.3% 19.7% 15.0% *
1978-79 8.5% 8.6% 8.5% 8.6% -2.2%
1977-78 6.2% 6.3% 6.2% 6.3% 3.4%
1976-77 8.6% 8.8% 8.6% 8.8%  
1975-76 11.8% 11.3% 11.8% 11.3%  
1974-75 3.9% * 4.1% * 3.9% * 4.1% *  
1973-74 4.1% * 4.3% * 4.1% * 4.3% *  

* imputed

Notes:

Tuition differentials introduced as follows:

  • for Law in 1981
  • for Engineering, Pharmacy in 1984 for undergrads
  • for Engineering, Business, and Pharmacy in 1984 for grads
  • for Business in 1986 for undergrads
  • for Journalism/Music in 1991 for undergrads
  • for MBA in 1992
  • for undergraduate international students in 2014

**Starting in fall 2002, grad students have an additional $9.00 fee per academic year.

Tuition shown is

  • for 10-18 hours in fall 1972 through spring 82
  • for 10-17 hours in fall 1982 through spring 84
  • for 9-17 hours in fall 1984 through spring 91
  • for 0-18 hours in fall 1991 through present
  • for incoming undergraduate non-residents in fall 2005 through present
  • for 10.5-18 hours for undergraduate residents in fall 2007 through present
  • for 0-18 hours for undergraduate non-residents and 9-18 hours for graduate students in fall 2007 through present

Source: budget roster books, catalogs, course schedules

Current tuition and fees by school/college, with prior years
Detailed tuition and fee information for the current academic year is available from the Bursar's office

Last revision 05/23/14


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