2014-2015 Tuition and Fees
Fall 2014 bills will be available on August 11, 2014. Payment is due on September 12, 2014.
Spring 2015 bills will be available on December 15, 2014. Payment is due on January 30, 2015.

Tuition – Master of Fine Arts (MFA) per semester
annual
(fall + spring)
Tuition for first- and second-year students: $26,742 $53,484
Tuition for students in their third year and beyond (“Research Arts”): $2,210 $4,420
Per point tuition (each point over 18 points):
$1,786 N/A

 

 

Tuition – Master of Arts (MA) per semester
annual
(fall + spring)
Tuition for first-year students: $23,476 $46,952
MA Extended Residence: $8,914 $17,828
Part-time, per point tuition:
$1,536 N/A

 

Tuition Rates – Other per semester annual (fall + spring)
Non-degree special students
Per point tuiton (by approval only):
$1,990 N/A

 

 

Program-specific Fees per semester annual (fall + spring)
Film MFA Thesis Fee: $2,375 $4,750
Third, fourth and fifth-year Film MFA students.
Theatre Thesis Production Fee:
$2,500 N/A A one-time fee for Acting, Directing and Playwriting concentrates charged in the fall semester of the first year of Research Arts.  
Writing Thesis Reading Fee: $100 $200 First and second-year Writing students
Writing Thesis Advisement Fee (optional): $1,500 $3,000 Optional

 

University and SOA Fees
per semester
annual (fall + spring)
Health Services Fee: $442 $884
Health Insurance (Gold Level Plan) – Fall: $1,023 N/A ($1,404 Platinum Level Plan)
Health Insurance (Gold Level Plan) – Spring: $1,485 N/A ($2,037 Platinum Level Plan)
Health Insurance (Gold Level Plan) – ANNUAL: N/A $2,508 ($3,441 Platinum Level Plan)
Transcript Fee (one time only): $105 $105
Facilities Fee: $434 $868
Student Activity Fee: $15 $30
Career Services Fee: $80 $160
International Student Fee: $50 $100
Other estimated typical costs (per 9-month
academic year)
Living expenses (Room & Board): $17,874
Books and supplies: $2,484
Transportation: $1,512
Personal Expenses: $4,032
Loan origination fees: $218