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Tuition & Fees

Deposit Requirement

In order to secure a place in the program, admitted students must pay a nonrefundable deposit of $2,000 to the university by the deadline stated in the acceptance letter. The deposit is credited toward the student's tuition upon matriculation. Under no circumstances can the acceptance deposit be waived. Students who fail to submit their deposit by the deadline forfeit their place in the entering class. Students who make deposits but do not enroll on the agreed date lose their deposits.


Summer 2018. Fall 2018, Spring 2019

  • $2,118.00 per point

Summer 2019, Fall 2019 and Spring 2020

  • $2,182.00 per point

These rates include tuition only. Texts and course materials are not included.


This listing is intended to summarize possible charges that could be incurred against a student's account. Certain charges depend upon specific circumstances, as noted. Fees that are not billed to the student account, such as course fees or placement test fees, may be required but are not listed here.

Application Fee

  • $95.00

Executive Resource Course Fee

  • $500.00 per each of the 6 core courses and for Capstone

This covers meal expenses and other Executive resources during weekends and intensives on campus.

Elective Fee

  • $500.00 per each elective taken in San Francisco

This fee includes meals, among other elective-related costs.

Student Activities Fee

  • $300.00 per term

Technology Fee

  • $35.00 per term

University Facilities Fee*

Part-time students (Fall & Spring)

  • $306.00 per term

Part-time students (Summer 2019)

  • $240.00 flat rate

Document Fee

  • $105.00 one-time fee for all new students

Late Registration Fees

  • $50.00 during late registration period
  • $100.00 after late registration period

Withdrawal Fee

Required of any student who drops all courses for which he or she has registered.

  • $75.00 one-time fee

Health Service Fee**

  • $584.00 per term (Fall & Spring)
  • $280.00 (Summer)

Expanded CUIT Account Fee (optional)

Entitles students to extended CUIT computer lab privileges.

  • $35.00 per term

Student Medical Insurance

All full-time students must provide proof of insurance or enroll in one of the University plans. This fee is optional for part-time students. Visit Columbia Health for details and rates.

* University Facilities Fee – Students are required to pay a University Facilities Fee depending on their registration. Full-time students are those registered for 12 or more points over a 16-week term. This fee is subject to Board of Trustee approval and may change.

** Health Service Fee – Required of all full-time students; optional for part-time students. Includes clinical services provided on campus as well as integrated off-campus services. See for details. Students who pay the Health Service Fee in Spring are not required to pay the Health Service Fee in Summer. The Summer Trimester Fee applies to new Summer Trimester students only.