Tuition, Fees and Other Costs
Estimated Cost of Attendance 2014/2015
|Health Service Fee||461||461||922|
|SIPA Computer Lab Fee||165||165||330|
|University Facilities Fee||448||448||896|
|International Services Fee*||50||50||100|
|Student Activity Fee||60||60||120|
|Total Direct Costs||25,949||26,445||52,394|
|Total Indirect Costs||10,098||12,499||22,597|
* International Services Fee applies to international students only
** Transcript Fee is a one-time fee
Note: New students in the MPA-DP program are charged an additional $1,000 for a mandatory orientation session held in August.
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. All figures above assume full-time attendance. 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 about 2013/14 costs, please click here.