Tuition plus mandatory fees

Full-year rates: 2018-2019

MA ResidentsProximity*Out-of-StateInternational
$13,921 $18,853 $29,141 $29,661

With room & board

Based on Platinum Plan (unlimited meal swipes) and double room for a full year

MA ResidentsProximity*Out-of-StateInternational
$27,408 $32,340 $42,628 $43,148

* Effective beginning Fall 2018: The New England Proximity Program is available to residents of Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont who are first-time students enrolling in UMassD’s full-time undergraduate programs - effective for new students who are entering in Fall 2018. These students are eligible for the proximity tuition rate throughout their undergraduate education at UMassD.


Billing is done by semester. Installment payment plans are available. 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.

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Detailed cost information: 2018 - 2019

Individual college fees (annual based on student's registered major)
Arts & Sciences $426 - $928 (based on student's registered major)
Business $468
Engineering $1,350
Nursing $885
Visual & Performing Arts $902
CVPA: Applied Music fee $733 per course
One time only fees
Orientation - First-years $270.00
Orientation - Transfers $150.00
Orientation - International $260.00
Graduation fee $185.00
Transcript fee $100.00
Optional fees
Mass PIRG $18.00
Health insurance $2,168.00
Other fees as appropriate
Continuation of Program $250.00 per semester
Exchange fee $250.00 per semester
Re-admit fee $60.00

Housing rates & meal plans

Textbooks & other costs

Students should budget $1,000 to $2,300 for books, supplies, etc. Students in some majors also incur additional costs, such as lab fees.

More information: Cost of attendance