Tuition, Fees, Health Insurance and Budget Information

MEDICAL INSURANCE RATES 2014-2015

The Boston University Student Medical Insurance Plan is administered by Aetna Student Health. Visit Aetna Student Health’s Web site at www.aetnastudenthealth.com.

  • Massachusetts law requires all students who are enrolled in at least 75 percent of the full-time curriculum ( 9 credits) to carry medical insurance.
  • Medical insurance: $1,941.00 (standard plan) and $2,610.00 (Plus plan)
  • Medical Insurance Waiver Form and additional information

 

Academic Year: September 2, 2014 - May 9, 2015
Fall: September 2, 2014 - December 19, 2014
Spring: January 20, 2015 - May 9, 2015

Full-time students will be billed $22,843 each semester

PLEASE NOTE: If a student is enrolled for less than six credit hours in any single semester (fall, spring, or summer) and not certified full-time, financial aid eligibility will be restricted to tuition, fees, and book costs only. 

BUDGET

September to May (9 month budget for full-time students)
TUITION $45,686
COMMUNITY SERVICE/ PROGRAM FEE $200
HEALTH AND WELLNESS FEE $334
ROOM & BOARD $12,310
BOOKS/SUPPLIES $1,075
PERSONAL EXPENSES $3,050
TRANSPORTATION $1,120
LOAN FEES $200
TOTAL $63,975
PART-TIME
TUITION $1,428 per credit
COMMUNITY SERVICE/PROGRAM FEE $50 per semester
NO COURSE ENROLLMENT
CONTINUING STUDENT FEE $2,856 per semester
ENROLLMENT
PART-TIME 5 1/2 credits or less
HALF-TIME 6-11 1/2 credits
FULL-TIME 12-18 credits

*Summer term is separate from the academic year

Summer Term: May 20, 2014 – August 8, 2014
Summer Session I: May 20, 2014 – June 27, 2014
Summer Session II: June 30, 2014 - August 8, 2014

SUMMER 2014 BUDGET
BOTH SESSIONS ONE SESSION
TUITION $1,374 per credit $1,374 per credit
FEES $80 $40
ROOM & BOARD $4,103 $2,052
PERSONAL $988 $494
TRANSPORTATION $402 $201
BOOKS & SUPPLIES $32 per credit $32 per credit

PLEASE NOTE: If a student is enrolled for less than six credit hours in any single semester (fall, spring, or summer) and not certified full-time, financial aid eligibility will be restricted to tuition, fees, and book costs only. 

COMMUNITY SERVICE/ PROGRAM FEE
ROOM & BOARD
BOOKS/SUPPLIES
PERSONAL EXPENSES
TRANSPORTATION
LOAN FEES
TOTAL