Rates for tuition and fees, and room and board.

2015-2016

TUITION
Full-time (fall & spring)
Part-time (fall & spring)
$47,422 per year
$1,482 per credit
College of Fine Arts (CFA)
Opera Institute
MFA Program in Theater & Visual Arts
School of Music Graduate Programs (7-11.5 credits/semester)
School of Music – Performance Diploma (Continuing Students)
Graduate Evening Music Education & Art Education Courses
All online courses
*plus Applied Music Fee, if applicable
$26,000 per year
$23,726 per year
$19,000 per year*
$741 per credit
$741 per credit
$741 per credit
.
Metropolitan College (MET)
Part-time, courses numbered 100-599
Part-time, courses numbered 600-999
Part-time, Military Graduate Programs
MET International Graduate Certificate Programs
MET International Advanced Graduate Certificate Programs
MET International Undergraduate Semester Programs
$425 per credit
$820 per credit
$640 per credit
$12,800 per semester
$16,080 per semester
$8,300 per semester
School of Education (SED)
Graduate evening courses
Off-campus extension courses
$741 per credit
$370 per credit
School of Law (LAW)
Full-time
Part-time
Graduate Banking and Financial Law Program
Graduate Tax Law Program
Online Graduate Tax Program
Executive LLM Program
Other
$48,170 per year
.
$2,007 per credit
$2,007 per credit
$2,007 per credit
$2,649 per credit
$1,505 per credit
School of Social Work (SSW)
Full-time students
Part-time students
Off-campus extension courses
Online MSW courses
$31,000 per year
$969 per credit
$645 per credit
$730 per credit
School of Theology (STH)
Full-time students
Part-time students (including DMin)
ThD/PhD entering prior to Fall 2014
ThD/PhD entering Fall 2014 or later
$18,900 per year
$591 per credit
$18,900 per year
$47,422 per year
Goldman School of Dental Medicine (SDM)
DMD Program
Post-Doctoral Program
$69,500 per year
$71,000 per year
School of Medicine (MED)
MD Program
$55,456 per year
BU Academy
Tuition
University Fee – BU Academy Students only
$38,862 per year
$620 per year
Summer Term
Courses numbered 100-599
Courses numbered 600-999
Metropolitan College graduate courses
College of Fine Arts all Music Education courses
School of Education all on-campus courses
School of Education off-campus extension courses
College of Engineering courses numbered 500-999
School of Social Work all on-campus courses
School of Social Work off-campus extension courses
School of Theology Doctor of Ministry (DMin) all courses
$620 per credit
$1,428 per credit
$800 per credit
$620 per credit
$620 per credit
$357 per credit
$1,428 per credit
$931 per credit
$625 per credit
$568 per credit
FEES
Student Services Fee – Charles River Campus Only
Full-time Undergraduate students
Full-time Graduate students
Part-time Undergraduate & Graduate students
$279 per semester
$156 per semester
$60 per semester
Community Service Fee
Full-time Undergraduate students – Charles River Campus
$54 per semester
Health & Wellness Fee – CRC & BUMC
Full-time Undergraduate & Graduate students
$174 per semester
Medical Insurance
BU Student Basic
BU Student Plus
TBD per year
TBD per year
Application Fee
Undergraduate
Metropolitan College & School of Law
Graduate School of Management
School of Medicine
School of Dental Medicine (domestic/international)
Other graduate applications
$80 per application
$85 per application
$125 per application
$110 per application
$75/105 per application
$95 per application
Applied Music Fee*
Half-hour Lessons (14 lessons)
Half-hour Lessons with Graduate Assistant (14 lessons)
One-hour Lessons (14 lessons)
One-hour Lessons with Graduate Assistant (14 lessons)
Part-time students
*This additional fee does NOT apply to full-time CFA music students with Applied Music in their curriculum.
.
$875 per semester
$550 per semester
$1,750 per semester
$1,100 per semester
$714 per credit
Clinical Affiliation Fee (SAR)
Neurological Residency Program
Physical Therapy
Charged in the spring semester of the first 2 years
Charged in the final semester of the program
Occupational Therapy
Charged in the final semester of the on-campus program
$2,800
.
$1,482
$2,964
.
$2,964
Continuing Study Fee
College of Fine Arts (CFA)
School of Theology (STH)
MED MS Program in Dermatology
Non-BU External Program Fee (assessed to BU students in
Non-affiliated Study Abroad Programs; fall & spring only)
$2,964 per semester
$1,482 per semester
$591 per semester
$3,466 per semester
$600 per semester
Law School In-Absentia Fee $4,817 per leave
Laboratory Fees (Non-Computer Science Courses)
MET
Summer Term
$200 per course
$200 per course
Orientation Program Fee
Entering Freshmen and Transfers
Parents (Summer Orientation)
Parents (Winter Orientation)
Children
International Graduate Students
$260 one-time fee
$130 one-time fee
$65 one-time fee
TBD one-time fee
$260 one-time fee
Doctoral Dissertation Fee $115 per dissertation
Masters Thesis Fee $25 per thesis
Online Program Technology Fee $60 per credit hour
ROOM & BOARD
Residence Charge – Room (Fall & Spring)
Most rooms (multiple occupancy)
$9,570 per year
Board Plans (Residence or Contract)
Most plans
$4,950 per plan
Standard Composite Room & Board
(Combines the rate for most multiple
occupancy rooms with the rate for most board plans)
$14,520 per year

2014-2015

TUITION
Full-time (fall & spring)
Part-time (fall & spring)
$45,686 per year
$1,428 per credit
College of Fine Arts (CFA)
Opera Institute
MFA Program in Theater & Visual Arts
Graduate Evening Music Education & Art Education Courses
School of Music – Performance Diploma (Continuing Students)
All online courses
$25,000 per year
$22,858 per year
$714 per credit
$714 per credit
$714 per credit
Metropolitan College (MET)
Part-time, courses numbered 100-599
Part-time, courses numbered 600-999
Part-time, Military Graduate Programs
MET International Graduate Certificate Programs
MET International Advanced Graduate Certificate Programs
MET International Undergraduate Semester Programs
$415 per credit
$800 per credit
$620 per credit
$12,480 per semester
$15,680 per semester
$8,100 per semester
School of Education (SED)
Graduate evening courses
Off-campus extension courses
$714 per credit
$357 per credit
School of Law (LAW)
Full-time
Part-time
Graduate Banking and Financial Law Program
Graduate Tax Law Program
Online Graduate Tax Program
Executive LLM Program
Other
$46,096 per year
.
$1,921 per credit
$1,921 per credit
$1,921 per credit
$2,535 per credit
$1,441 per credit
School of Social Work (SSW)
Full-time students
Part-time students
Off-campus extension courses
Online MSW courses
$29,800 per year
$931 per credit
$625 per credit
$705 per credit
School of Theology (STH)
Full-time students
Part-time students (including DMin)
Doctor of Theology (ThD)
PhD in Practical Theology
$18,176 per year
$568 per credit
$18,176 per year
$45,686 per year
Goldman School of Dental Medicine (SDM)
DMD Program
Post-Doctoral Program
$67,000 per year
$68,000 per year
School of Medicine (MED)
MD Program
$53,894 per year
BU Academy
Tuition
University Fee – BU Academy Students only
$37,368 per year
$620 per year
Summer Term
Courses numbered 100-599
Courses numbered 600-999
Metropolitan College graduate courses
College of Fine Arts all Music Education courses
School of Education all on-campus courses
School of Education off-campus extension courses
College of Engineering courses numbered 500-999
School of Social Work all on-campus courses
School of Social Work off-campus extension courses
School of Theology Doctor of Ministry (DMin) all courses
$600 per credit
$1,374 per credit
$780 per credit
$600 per credit
$600 per credit
$344 per credit
$1,374 per credit
$903 per credit
$605 per credit
$560 per credit
FEES
Student Services Fee – Charles River Campus Only
Full-time Undergraduate students
Full-time Graduate students
Part-time Undergraduate & Graduate students
$270 per semester
$151 per semester
$60 per semester
Community Service Fee
Full-time Undergraduate students – Charles River Campus
$52 per semester
Health & Wellness Fee – CRC & BUMC
Full-time Undergraduate & Graduate students
$167 per semester
Medical Insurance
BU Student Basic
BU Student Plus
$1,941 per year
$2,610 per year
Application Fee
Undergraduate
School of Law
Graduate School of Management
School of Medicine
School of Dental Medicine (domestic/international)
Other graduate applications
$80 per application
$80 per application
$125 per application
$110 per application
$75/105 per application
$80 per application
Applied Music Fee*
Half-hour Lessons (14 lessons)
Half-hour Lessons with Graduate Assistant (14 lessons)
One-hour Lessons (14 lessons)
One-hour Lessons with Graduate Assistant (14 lessons)
Part-time students
*This additional fee does NOT apply to full-time CFA music students with Applied Music in their curriculum.
.
$875 per semester
$550 per semester
$1,750 per semester
$1,100 per semester
$714 per credit
Clinical Affiliation Fee (SAR)
Neurological Residency Program
Physical Therapy
Charged in the spring semester of the first 2 years
Charged in the final semester of the program
Occupational Therapy
Charged in the final semester of the on-campus program
$2,700
.
$1,428
$2,856
.
$2,856
Continuing Study Fee
College of Fine Arts (CFA)
School of Theology (STH)
MED MS Program in Dermatology
Non-BU External Program Fee (assessed to BU students in Non-affiliated Study Abroad Programs; fall & spring only)
$2,856 per semester
$1,428 per semester
$568 per semester
$3,368 per semester
$600 per semester
Law School In-Absentia Fee $4,610 per leave
Laboratory Fees (Non-Computer Science Courses)
MET
Summer Term
$200 per course
$200 per course
Orientation Program Fee
Entering Freshmen and Transfers
Parents (Summer Orientation)
Parents (Winter Orientation)
Children
International Graduate Students
$255 one-time fee
$130 one-time fee
$65 one-time fee
$60 one-time fee
$255 one-time fee
Doctoral Dissertation Fee $115 per dissertation
Masters Thesis Fee $25 per thesis
Online Program Technology Fee $60 per credit hour
ROOM & BOARD
Residence Charge – Room (Fall & Spring)
Most rooms (multiple occupancy)
$9,200 per year
Board Plans (Residence or Contract)
Most plans
14-Plus Plan – 14 Meals per week (47,000 points)
9-Plus Plan – 9 Meals per week (81,000 points)
330 Plan – 330 Meals per year (57,000 points)
250 Plan – 250 Meals per year (110,000 points)
Unlimited – 20+ Meals per week (37,000 points)
Kosher Plan – 11 Meals per week (51,000 points)
$4,830 per plan
$4,830 per plan
$4,830 per plan
$4,830 per plan
$4,830 per plan
$5,120 per plan
$5,120 per plan
Standard Composite Room & Board
(Combines the rate for most multiple
occupancy rooms with the rate for most board plans)
$14,030 per year

2013-2014

TUITION
Full-time
$43,970 per year
School of Law (LAW)
School of Medicine (MED) MD Program
Goldman School of Dental Medicine (SDM) DMD Program
Goldman School of Dental Medicine Post-Doctoral Program
School of Social Work (SSW)
School of Theology (STH)
Over 18 credits, additional charge
$44,720 per year
$52,426 per year
$64,500 per year
$65,500 per year
$28,900 per year
$17,580 per year
$1,374 per credit
Part-time** $1,374 per credit
College of Fine Arts (CFA)
Graduate Evening Music Education & Art Education Courses
MFA Program
Opera Institute
$687 per credit
$22,000 per year
$25,000 per year
Metropolitan College (MET)
Courses numbered 100-599 Courses
Courses numbered 600-999 Courses
Part-time, Military Graduate Programs
Part-time, Brussels International Graduate
MET International Graduate Certificate Programs
MET International Advanced Graduate Certificate Programs
MET International Undergraduate Semester Programs
$405 per credit
$780 per credit
$600 per credit
€540 per credit (euro)
$12,160 per semester
$15,300 per semester
$7,800 per semester
School of Education (SED)
Graduate evening courses
Off-campus extension courses
$687 per credit
$344 per credit
School of Law (LAW)
Graduate Banking and Financial Law Program
Graduate Tax Law Program
Online Graduate Tax Program
Executive LLM Program
Other
$1,863 per credit
$1,863 per credit
$1,863 per credit
$2,236 per credit
$1,398 per credit
School of Social Work (SSW)
Part-time students
Off-campus extension courses
Online MSW courses
$903 per credit
$605 per credit
$685 per credit
School of Theology (STH)
Part-time students (except DMin)
Doctor of Ministry (DMin)
$549 per credit
$560 per credit
BU Academy
Tuition
University Fee – BU Academy Student only
$33,970 per year
$612 per year
FEES
Applied Music Fee
Half-hour Lessons (14 lessons)
Half-hour Lessons with Graduate Assistant (14 lessons)
One-hour Lessons (14 lessons)
One-hour Lessons with Graduate Assistant (14 lessons)
Part-time students
$875 per semester
$550 per semester
$1,750 per semester
$1,100 per semester
$687 per credit
Clinical Affiliation Fee
Occupational Therapy:
Charged in the final semester of the on-campus program
Doctor of Physical Therapy:
Charged in spring semester of the first two years
Charged in the final semester of the program
$2,748
.
$1,374
$2,748
Continuing Study Fee
College of Fine Arts (CFA)
School of Theology (STH)
MED MS Program in Dermatology
Non-BU External Program Fee (assessed to BU students in
Non-affiliated Study Abroad Programs; fall & spring only)
$2,748 per semester
$1,374 per semester
$560 per semester
$3,277 per semester
$575 per semester
Student Services Fee – Charles River Campus Only
Full-time Undergraduate students
Full-time Graduate students
Part-time students (effective Fall 2013)
$260 per semester
$145 per semester
$60 per semester
Community Service Fee
Full-time Undergraduate students – Charles River Campus
$50 per semester
Health & Wellness Fee – CRC & BUMC
Full-time Undergraduate & Graduate students
$160 per semester
Law School In-Absentia Fee $4,472 per leave
Laboratory Fees (Non-Computer Science Courses)
Metropolitan College (MET)
Summer Term
$200 per course
$200 per course
Application Fee (Charles River Campus)
Undergraduate Applications
School of Law All Applications
Graduate School of Management
Other graduate applications
$80 per application
$80 per application
$125 per application
$80 per application
Orientation Program Fee
Entering Freshmen and Transfers
Parents (Summer Orientation)
Parents (Winter Orientation)
Children
International Graduate Students
$250 one time fee
$130 one time fee
$65 one time fee
$60 one time fee
$250 one time fee
Registration Fee
Part-time students (Summer Term)
$40 per session
ROOM & BOARD
Residence Charge – Room (fall & spring)
Most rooms (multiple occupancy)
$8,930 per year
Board Plans (Residence or Contract)
Most plans
14-Plus Plan – 14 Meals per week (46,000 points)
9-Plus Plan – 9 Meals per week (80,000 points)
330 Plan – 330 Meals per year (56,000 points)
250 Plan – 250 Meals per year (109,000 points)
Unlimited – 20+ Meals per week (36,000 points)
Kosher Plan – 11 Meals per week (50,000 points)
Apartment 1000 Plan – 96 meals per year (100,000 points)
Apartment 500 Plan – 96 meals per year (50,000 points)
Graduate Flex Plan – 96 meals per year (100,000 points)
$4,690 per plan
$4,690 per plan
$4,690 per plan
$4,690 per plan
$4,690 per plan
$4,970 per plan
$4,970 per plan
$1,850 per plan
$1,350 per plan
$1,850 per plan
Standard Composite Room & Board
(Combines the rate for most multiple
occupancy rooms with the rate for most board plans)
$13,620 per year

2012-2013

TUITION
Full-time
$42,400 per year
School of Law (LAW)
School of Medicine (MED) MD Program
Goldman School of Dental Medicine (SDM) DMD Program
Goldman School of Dental Medicine Post-Doctoral Program
School of Social Work (SSW)
School of Theology (STH)
Over 18 credits, additional charge
$43,278 per year
$50,948 per year
$62,000 per year
$63,000 per year
$27,500 per year
$16,900 per year
$1,325 per credit
Part-time** $1,325 per credit
College of Fine Arts (CFA)
Graduate Evening Music Education & Art Education Courses
$663 per credit
Metropolitan College (MET)
Courses numbered 100-599 Courses
Courses numbered 600-999 Courses
$390 per credit
$760 per credit
School of Education (SED)
Graduate evening courses
Off-campus extension courses
$663 per credit
$331 per credit
School of Law (LAW)
Graduate Banking and Financial Law Program
Graduate Tax Law Program
Other
$1,803 per credit
$1,803 per credit
$1,352 per credit
School of Social Work (SSW)
Part-time students
Off-campus extension courses
$859 per credit
$585 per credit
School of Theology (STH)
Part-time students (except DMin)
Doctor of Ministry (DMin)
$528 per credit
$550 per credit
FEES
Undergraduate Student Fee
Full-time Undergraduate students – Charles River Campus
$297 per semester
George Sherman Union Fee
Full-time Graduate students – Charles River Campus
$105
Health Fee
Full-time Graduate students – Charles River Campus
$112
Applied Music Fee
Half-hour Lessons (14 lessons)
Half-hour Lessons with Graduate Assistant (14 lessons)
One-hour Lessons (14 lessons)
One-hour Lessons with Graduate Assistant (14 lessons)
Part-time students
.
$850 per semester
$540 per semester
$1,700 per semester
$1,080 per semester
$663 per credit
Clinical Affiliation Fee
Physical Therapy
(assessed at a rate equivalent to 1 credit per year for 2 years)
Occupational Therapy – SAR OT 590
(assessed at a rate of 2 credits in a single year)
$1,325
.
$2,650
Continuing Study Fee
College of Fine Arts (CFA)
School of Theology (STH)
MED MS Program in Dermatology
Non-BU External Program Fee (assessed to BU students in
Non-affiliated Study Abroad Programs; fall & spring only)
$2,650 per semester
$1,325 per semester
$550 per semester
$3,184 per semester
$575 per semester
Economics Foreign Student Fee
Graduate students (enrolled in courses)
Graduate students (continuing studies)
$5,300 per year
$2,650 per year
Law School In-Absentia Fee $4,328 per leave
Laboratory Fees (Non-Computer Science Courses)
Metropolitan College (MET)
Summer Term
$200 per course
$200 per course
Application Fee (Charles River Campus)
Undergraduate Applications
School of Law All Applications
Graduate School of Management
Other graduate applications
$75 per application
$75 per application
$125 per application
$70 per application
Orientation Program Fee
Entering Freshmen and Transfers
Parents 
Children
International Graduate Students
$240 one time fee
$130 one time fee
$60 one time fee
$240 one time fee
Registration Fee
Part-time students (fall & spring)
Part-time students (Summer Term)
$40 per semester
$40 per session
Resnet Fee $332 per year
ROOM & BOARD
Residence Charge – Room (fall & spring)
Most rooms (multiple occupancy)
$8,600 per year
Board Plans (Residence or Contract)
Most plans
$4,590 per plan

Tuition & fee rates for online classes can be found on the Distance Education website.

Questions regarding an individual student’s tuition and fees should be directed to the Records Department at 617-353-3612; you can also review the explanation of fees for more information.

Questions regarding an individual student’s bill should be directed to Student Accounting Services.

** Degree seeking students should contact their individual College or School for advice on changing from full-time to part-time status. (Not all schools allow part-time status). Student athletes should contact the Athletic Department before moving to part-time status. International students should contact the International Students and Scholars Office (ISSO) before moving to part-time status.