Fall/Spring Graduate Nonresident and International Arts & Sciences, All Others, Grad Status A, C, E
Costs on this page apply to Master's and Doctoral Pre-Comp Grad Status A, C, E. Estimates are based on current year rates and are provided for general planning purposes only. Actual costs may vary. For details, see Tuition and Fee Rate Sheets.
Estimated one-year cost of $35,928 includes tuition, fees and books:
Tuition & Fees $34,728 per year
Tuition is $16,587 per semester for 9–18 credit hours, $33,174 per year
Student Fees are $777 per semester, $1,554 per year
This allowance is determined by the Colorado Department of Education and the Office of Financial Aid for financial aid purposes and can be used for general planning.
Other costs not included in this estimate:
Indirect Costs $6,760 for one year
Allowance for personal costs $1,520 (e.g., haircuts, laundry, cell phone, snacks, clothes)
Allowance for transportation costs for domestic nonresidents $2,090 (e.g., gas, parking)
Allowance for medical expenses $3,150
Indirect costs are not billed by the university. Allowances for personal and transportation costs are determined by the Colorado Department of Education and the Office of Financial Aid and are included in the Cost of Attendance for financial aid purposes. These estimates can also be used for general planning. International students may need to increase transportation costs if trips home are to be included in general planning.
Housing & Meals $15,830 per year
This estimate is determined by the Colorado Department of Education, the Office of Financial Aid and Off-Campus Housing & Neighborhood Relations, and is included in the Cost of Attendance for financial aid purposes. This estimate can also be used for general planning.
New Student Fee $62 for domestic nonresident new/transfer students, $145 for international new/transfer students (one-time fee upon entering a degree program, nonrefundable)
Costs will vary.
Research and Teaching Assistantships
Graduate Assistants, as defined in Graduate Student Appointment Information, may be eligible for tuition remission, a fee waiver and a benefit toward health insurance, depending on the percentage of your appointment.