Graduate Cost of Attendance

Although the cost of attending UW-Madison will vary among all students, the university bases its financial aid awards on these budgets.  These estimated figures are subject to change when tuition and fee rates are approved for 2017-18.  Graduate school cost of attendance is based on a nine-month period.

*ESTIMATED* 2017-18 Academic Year Cost of Attendance

  Wisconsin Resident Non Resident Minnesota Resident
Tuition & Fees $11,942.32 $25,269.20 $17,454.80
Books & Supplies $1,200.00 $1,200.00 $1,200.00
Room $8,158.00 $8,158.00 $8,158.00
Board $3,670.00 $3,670.00 $3,670.00
Miscellaneous $5,056.00 $5,056.00 $5,056.00
Travel $800.00 $800.00 $800.00
Loan Fees $216.00 $216.00 $216.00
TOTAL COA $31,042.32 $44,369.20 $36,554.80

Notes:

Residency for tuition purposes is determined by the Office of the Registrar.

* Miscellaneous includes $2,756 for the cost of health insurance.