Undergraduate Cost of Attendance

 

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

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


Wisconsin Resident

Non-Resident

Minnesota Resident

Res Halls Off Campus Res Halls Off Campus Res Halls Off Campus
Tuition & Fees $10,410* $10,410* $26,660* $26,660* $13,196* $13,196*
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 1,042 1,042 1,692 1,692 1,388 1,388
Total: $24,466 $24,466 $41,366 $41,366 $27,598 $27,598

 

*There is an additional fee of $200 for New Freshmen.
*There is an additional fee of $125 for Transfer students.
*Undergraduate business school tuition for Wisconsin residents and non-residents is an additional $1,000.
*Undergraduate business school tuition for Minnesota residents is an additional $1,500.
*Undergraduate engineering school tuition is an additional $1,400 for Wisconsin residents and non-residents.
*There is no additional tuition charge for undergraduate engineering school for Minnesota residents.