Undergraduate Cost of Attendance

Although the cost of attending UW-Madison will vary among all students, the university bases its financial aid packages on cost estimates  or budgets.

2014-15 Academic Year Cost of Attendance with Estimated Tuition and Estimated Costs


Wisconsin Resident

Non-Resident

Minnesota Resident

Res Halls Off Campus Res Halls Off Campus Res Halls Off Campus
Tuition & Fees $10,424 $10,424 $26,674 $26,674 $13,214 $13,214
Books & Supplies 1,200 1,200 1,200 1,200 1,200 1,200
Room & Board 8,600 9,400 8,600 9,400 8,600 9,400
Miscellaneous 3,214 2,414 3,214 2,414 3,214 2,414
Travel 1,024 1,024 1,674 1,674 1,370 1,370
Total: $24,462 $24,462 $41,362 $41,362 $27,598 $27,598

 

 *Undergraduate Business student tuition is an additional $1,000 and Undergrad Engineering student tuition is an additional $1,400**.  There is an additional New Student fee of $200 for New Freshmen, and $125 for Transfers.

**Minnesota Residents are exempt from Undergraduate Business and Engineering supplemental fees.

 


 

2013-14 Academic Year Cost of Attendance with Actual Tuition and Estimated Costs
 


Wisconsin Resident

Non-Resident

Minnesota Resident

Res Halls Off Campus Res Halls Off Campus Res Halls Off Campus
Tuition & Fees $10,402 $10,402 $26,652 $26,652 $13,190 $13,190
Books & Supplies 1,200 1,200 1,200 1,200 1,200 1,200
Room & Board 8,354 9,180 8,354 9,180 8,354 9,180
Miscellaneous 3,241 2,415 3,241 2,415 3,241 2,415
Travel 1,024 1,024 1,660** 1,660** 1,370 1,370
Total: $24,221 $24,221 $41,107 $41,107 $27,355 $27,355

 

* Undergraduate Business student tuition is an additional $1,000 and Undergrad Engineering student tuition is an additional $1,400. There is an additional New Student fee of $200 for New Freshmen, and $125 for Transfers.

** Illinois residents maintain a $1,024 travel budget.