This is an estimated two-semester (nine-month) budget. If your program is longer or includes a summer semester, your costs will be higher. Please note that the living expense items -- such as room and board, books and supplies, and miscellaneous -- are estimated and your expenses will vary depending on your individual choices. Please note that tuition at the University of Pennsylvania is projected to increase every year.
|Tuition Masters Degree Students||$53,466|
|Tuition Doctoral Degree Students||$36,254|
|Books and Supplies
(varies depending on your program of study)
|Health Insurance (approximate)||$3,500|
|TOTAL FOR MASTER DEGREE STUDENTS||$75,000|
|TOTAL FOR DOCTORAL DEGREE STUDENTS||$57,788|
Please note that some programs may have higher costs for books and supplies, including printing, plotting, and fabrication. Student travel is a mandatory component for Architecture, City Planning, Historic Preservation, and Landscape Architecture and may lead to an increase in expenses.
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Billing is handled by the University's Student Financial Services office. SFS offers a wide range of payment options and has dedicated staff to assist PennDesign students with their financial needs.