All expenses are subject to change at the discretion of the University, the State or the Board of Higher Education. Charges will be confirmed on your first semester bill. The costs listed above are subject to change.
UMass Dartmouth and University Extension offer scholarships for merit and/or need.
Review the academic calendar for registration dates.
Course Fee Breakdown
Technology Fee for Online and Blended Courses:
Undergraduate (per course): $150
Graduate (per course): $150
Registration, Campus Center and Library Fees:
Registration Fee: $30
Per Credit Campus Center Fee: $5 (not applicable for online and blended courses)
Per Credit Library Fee: $6
College Fees (broken down below)
Program Fees: If applicable (broken down below)
Charlton College of Business: $18 per credit
College of Visual & Performing Arts (CVPA): $34 per credit
College of Arts & Sciences (Level 1): $16 per credit
College of Arts & Sciences (Level 2): $32 per credit
College of Engineering: $32 per credit
College of Nursing: $25 per credit
School for Marine Science & Technology (SMAST): $30 per credit
Program Costs and Fees:
For Cape Cod satellite courses, there will be an additional $45 per credit program fee.
For Student Teaching/ Practicum courses, there will be an additional $750 per course fee.
Per term Transcript Fee: $10, non-degree students only
Tuition Policy for UMassD Day Students
Full-time Student (12 or more credit hours)
Full-time day school undergraduate students may register for University Extension courses and will be billed the full University Extension tuition rate if registering more than a week prior to the start of the semester.
Full-time day school undergraduate students registered for 12 or more credit hours and paying full-time tuition who register within a week of the start of the semester for an undergraduate University Extension course are eligible for a 50% tuition reduction during the Fall or Spring semesters only on a space-available basis.
Important additional information
To receive tuition reductions, students must register in person at the University Enrollment Center or call 508.999.8857 or 508.999.8866.
The balance of tuition, $30 non-refundable registration fee and, if applicable, the $150 technology fee will be applied to the student’s invoice.
University Extension tuition and fees are listed above
Fewer than 12 credits (day school)
Day school undergraduate students registered for fewer than 12 day school credits may register for any undergraduate University Extension courses; however, there will be no tuition adjustment and full University Extension tuition rates and fees apply.
Note: Grant funded programs, specially priced programs; directed study, independent study, international programs, technology fees, contract learning, and non-credit courses do not receive reductions. If you have any questions concerning qualifications or if you need assistance, please contact the University Enrollment Center at 508.999.8857 or 508.999.8866.
Senior Citizen Waivers
Effective June 1, 2009, Senior citizens (60 years or older) who are Massachusetts residents may register in credit courses tuition-free, the week before classes begin, provided that there is a sufficient number of tuition-paying students enrolled to bear the cost of instruction and provided there is space available. Please note that this senior citizen waiver does not cover the tuition for directed study, independent study, international programs, contract learning, and non-credit courses and does not cover registration, campus, college and technology fees. Proof of Massachusetts residency and birth date must be provided at the time of registration.
For questions concerning qualifications or if you need assistance, please contact the University Enrollment Center at 508.999.8857 or 508.999.8866.