2023/2024 Graduate Estimate of Expenses – Medical Campus

These estimates are for graduate international students enrolled at the Boston University Medical Campus during the 2023/2024 academic year.  The 9-month estimate covers the Fall and Spring semesters, while the 12-month estimate covers Fall, Spring, and Summer. Some academic programs require additional fees; please check with your academic program to determine if additional fees will apply. Please keep in mind that the figures for living expenses are estimates.


School of Public Health and Graduate Medical Sciences Tuition follows standard graduate tuition charges.

9 Months
12 Months
Tuition
   $ 63,798
     $ 63,798
Health and Wellness Fee
        $ 257
          $ 257
Health Insurance 1
     $ 4,323
       $ 4,323
Room and Board
    $ 18,110
     $ 24,901
Books and Supplies
      $ 1,251
       $ 1,251
Incidentals 2
       $ 2,270
       $ 2,867
TOTAL
    $ 90,009
     $ 97,397

Goldman School of Dental Medicine These figures reflect the estimates for 2023-2024 academic year and do not include significant equipment fees for certain programs.

PREDOCTORAL
12 Months
POSTDOCTORAL
12 Months
Tuition
    $ 91,500
       $ 94,200
Health and Wellness Fees
           $ 514
            $ 514
Health Insurance 1
        $ 4,403
          $ 4,403
Room and Board
      $ 24,901
        $ 24,901
Books and Supplies
         $ 1,251
          $ 1,251
Incidentals
        $ 2,867
         $ 2,867
TOTAL
    $ 125,436
     $ 128,136

School of Medicine The health insurance estimate below is based on selection of the Boston Medical Center Advantage Plan. Students who choose another plan offered through Boston University will be slightly higher.

12 Months
Tuition
       $ 69,806
Health and Wellness Fees
            $ 257
Health Insurance 1
        $ 4,323
Room and Board
       $ 24,901
Books and Supplies
          $ 1,251
Incidentals 2
         $ 2,867
TOTAL
       $ 103,405

Estimate for Dependents for School of Public Health and Graduate Medical Sciences A dependent is defined as the student’s spouse or child (under the age of 21). Please add the following figures to the total estimate listed above when a student will be accompanied by dependents.  Includes health insurance.1

9 Months
12 Months
For one dependent
 $ 11,905
    $ 14,049
For two dependents
$ 21,759
   $ 25,640
For each additional dependent, add this figure to the estimate above for two dependents.
  $ 6,990
     $ 7,962

Estimate for Dependents for School of Medicine A dependent is defined as the student’s spouse or child (under the age of 21). Please add the following figures to the total estimate listed above when a student will be accompanied by dependents.  Includes health insurance.1

12 Months
For one dependent
 
   $ 14,049
For two dependents
 
   $ 25,640
For each additional dependent, add this figure to the estimate above for two dependents.
 
     $ 7,962

Estimate for Dependents for Goldman School of Dental Medicine 2023-2024 figures. A dependent is defined as the student’s spouse or child (under the age of 21). Please add the following figures to the total estimate listed above when a student will be accompanied by dependents.  Includes health insurance.1

12 Months
For one dependent
 
     $ 13,616
For two dependents
 
   $ 25,271
For each additional dependent, add this figure to the estimate above for two dependents.
 
     $ 8,644

1 Health Insurance is required for all international students and their dependent family members. Please note that these rates are based on the Aetna Student Health Insurance plus plan.

2 Incidentals include estimated personal expenses.