Tuition & Fees

Undergraduate Tuition | Undergraduate Fees | Undergraduate Related Costs

Graduate Tuition | Graduate Fees | Graduate Related Costs | Graduate Financing



Tuition for CUNY Undergraduate Programs


(Effective Fall 2014)

Type of Student

New York State Residents2

Out-of-State Residents

Full-time Students at Four-Year Colleges

$6,030 per year

 

$16,050 per year1

$535 per credit

Full-time Students at Community Colleges

$4,500 per year

$9,000 per year 1

$300 per credit

Part-time Students at Four-Year Colleges

$260 per credit

$535 per credit

Part-time Students at Community Colleges

$195 per credit

$300 per credit

1 Tuition based on taking 15 credits per semester

2 Students who live in NY State but do not live in New York City may be eligible for the same tuition as a NYC resident. To pay NYC tuition, you must submit a Certificate of Residency Form to the Bursar's Office by a specified date.

Fees - Undergraduate


 

Technology Fee

Paid by each student to help improve computer services in the colleges. Full-time students at four-year colleges pay $125.00 per semester and part-time students pay $62.50 per semester. Full-time students at two-year colleges pay $100.00 per semester and part-time students pay $50.00 per semester.

Activity Fees

Funds paid by each student to support student clubs, student government, various campus services, and a variety of student activities. These range from around $58 to $140.00 per semester for a full-time student. A part-time student pays less.

Consolidated Service Fee: 

$15.00 per semester

 

Related Costs - Budgets


 

There is more to the cost of education than just tuition and fees. Whether you are planning to attend CUNY as a half-time or full-time student, you can approximate your own expenses for the academic year (nine months) by considering the items below.  Your Cost of Attendance at CUNY includes the budget below in addition to your tuition and fees. 

Nine Month Student Budgets 2014-2015

Students Living at Home or with Relatives

Books and Supplies

$1,304

Transportation

$1,020

Lunch

$1,148

Personal Expenses

$1,798

Room and Board

$1,918

Total

$7,188

Students Living Away from Home

Books and Supplies

$1,304

Transportation

$1,020

Lunch

$1,148

Food at Home

$2,020

Personal Expenses

$4,106

Housing

$10,386

Total

$19,984



Tuition for CUNY Graduate Programs


(Effective for Fall 2014)

Student Type

New York State Residents

Out-of-State Residents, International Students

Masters

Full-time

$4,825 / semester

$745 / credit

Part-time

$405 / credit

$745 / credit

Maintenance of matriculation

$200 / semester

$325 / semester

Master of Business Administration (Baruch College)

Full-time

$7,095 / semester

$970 / credit

Part-time

$635 / credit

$970 / credit

Master of Architecture (City College)

Master of Engineering (City College)

Full-time

$5,650 / semester

$830 / credit

Part-time

$480 / credit

$830 / credit

  Doctoral of Physical Therapy (Hunter College and and College of Staten Island)

Full-time

$5,200 / semester

$940 / credit

Part-time

$595 / credit

$940 / credit

Master of Public Administration (Baruch College, City College and John Jay College of Criminal Justice)

Full-time

$5,545 / semester

$875 / credit

Part-time

$475 / credit

$875 / credit

Master of Social Work (Hunter College and Lehman College )

Full-time

$6,370 / semester

$865 / credit

Part-time

$535 / credit

$865 / credit

Doctoral

Level I full-time

$4,315 / semester

$835 / credit

Level I part-time

$490 / credit

$835 / credit

Level II

$2,705 / semester

$6,010 / semester

Level III

$1,075 / semester

$2,135 / semester

Doctoral of Nursing Practice

Level I full-time

$6,370 / semester

$865 / credit

Level I part-time

$535 / credit

$865 / credit

Level II

$6,370 / semester

$865 / credit

Level III

$6,370 / semester

$865 / credit

Law School

Full-time

$6,715 / semester

$11,155 / semester

Part-time

$565 / credit

$930 / credit

 

Fees - Graduate


 

Doctoral and Master's Application Fee:

$125.00

Student Activities Fee (varies by campus):

range $12-$64 per semester

University Consolidated Fee:

$15.00

Technology Fee:

Full-time — $100 per semester
Part-time — $50 per semester


 

Financing - Graduate


 

Even with reasonable tuition rates, financing a college education can be difficult, especially if you have other financial obligations. More information on how you can meet your educational costs, visit CUNY's Financial Aid for Graduate Studies web page or The Graduate Center's Financial Assistance web page.