Funding Your Degree

We understand graduate school is an investment of your time and resources. There are several options to help pay for graduate school, including departmental scholarship, financial aid, and working as a graduate student. 

The following tuition breakdown is for the 2021-2022 academic year. Tuition and fees are set annually by the University of Virginia Board of Visitors in early spring.

Virginia Residents

Summer 2021

  • Tuition: $8,131
  • Fees: $423
  • Total: $8,554

Fall 2021

  • Tuition: $12,198
  • Fees: $1,616
  • Total: $13,814

Spring 2022

  • Tuition: $12,198
  • Fees: $1,616
  • Total: $13,814

Program total for Virginia residents: $36,182

A non-refundable $400 tuition deposit is required if an offer of admission is accepted. The deposit will be applied towards tuition.

Non-Virginia Residents

Summer 2021

  • Tuition: $11,711
  • Fees: $483
  • Total: $12,194

Fall 2021

  • Tuition: $17,567
  • Fees: $1,957 ($100 additional fee for international students)
  • Total: $19,524

Spring 2022

  • Tuition: $17,567
  • Fees: $1,957 ($100 additional fee for international students)
  • Total: $19,524

Program total for non-Virginia residents: $51,242

A non-refundable $400 tuition deposit is required if an offer of admission is accepted. The deposit will be applied towards tuition.