Tuition, Fees and Other Costs
Estimated Cost of Attendance 2014/2015
|Fall 2014||Spring 2015||TOTAL|
|SIPA Computer Lab Fee||165||165||330|
|University Facilities Fee||212||212||424|
|Student Activity Fee||60||60||120|
|Total Direct Costs||14,240||14,135||28,375|
|Total Indirect Costs||10,098||12,499||22,597|
* EMPA students are charged tuition at a rate of $1,522 per credit. The example above assumes 9 credits per semester; actual tuition charges will vary depending on students' individual courseloads. International students should add $50 per semester for the International Student Services Fee.
** Transcript Fee is a one-time fee.
The total cost of attendance includes both direct and indirect costs. Direct costs are those charged by Columbia University. The tuition and fees indicated above are for the stated year only and are subject to change. Indirect costs reflect estimated living and educational expenses typically incurred by students; yours may vary. For information on billing and payments, please visit the University's Student Financial Services website.
Note: These costs are projections as of March 11, 2014, and are subject to change when official tuition and fees are set by the Columbia University Board of Trustees.
For information on 2013/14 costs, please click here.