Estimated Costs

Estimated Costs

Under U.S. government regulations, any student who will hold F-1 or J-1 status in the U.S. or any student in F-1 or J-1 status transferring from one academic institution to another must provide documentation showing financial capability for a minimum of 1 year of academic year. The below amounts reflect the total estimated costs per year, yet students are responsible for acquiring financial support to meet all anticipated expenses for all years of study. The required funding is per year and includes tuition, fees, estimated cost of living and health insurance. The figure presented below is for 2020-2021 AY and is not the final estimated cost of attendance for 2021-2022. 

Documentation Requirements:
  • All financial documentation submitted must reflect combined support for your program's required funding and any additional funding for accompanying dependents (if applicable).
  • All documents must be issued in English or include a certified English translation.
  • Official bank statement or bank letter, must include
    • Full name of account holder
    • Account total in USD
    • Date issued
  • Official UVA department financial support, must include:
    • Name, title and phone number of department contact
    • Full of name of academic department
    • Type of award (graduate teaching assistantship, graduate research assistantship, fellowship/scholarship, or other specified award)
    • Duration of award (start and end dates)
    • Award amount and coverage (i.e. tuition, fees, medical insurance, and/or stipend/salary per month/year)

UNDERGRADUATE

  Required Funding Additional Funding: Spouse Additional Funding: Child (Each)
College of A&S $71,058 $7,000 $4,000
McIntire School of Commerce $82,140 $7,000 $4,000
Engineering $78,764 $7,000 $4,000
Nursing $75,256 $7,000 $4,000
Architecture $72,194 $7,000 $4,000
Curry $71,070 $7,000 $4,000
Batten $82,006 $7,000 $4,000

GRADUATE / PROFESSIONAL

  Required Funding Additional Funding: Spouse Additional Funding: Child (Each)
Batten School $76,436 $7,000 $4,000
Curry School of Education: Applied Development $59,876 $7,000 $4,000
Curry School of Education: Athletic Training $59,204 $7,000 $4,000
Curry School of Education: Education $53,634 $7,000 $4,000
Curry School of Education: Higher Education $62,016 $7,000 $4,000
Data Science $72,800 $7,000 $4,000
EMBA Students in U.S. 2 $69,784 $7,000 $4,000
EMBA Students abroad 2 $82,884 $7,000 $4,000
GEMBA Students in U.S 2 $91,383 $7,000 $4,000
GEMBA Students abroad 2 $79,578 $7,000 $4,000
Graduate Arts & Sciences: Masters $57,550 $7,000 $4,000
Graduate Arts & Sciences: PhD $55,228 $7,000 $4,000
MBA $98,796 $7,000 $4,000
MBA/Data Science 1 $129,597 $7,000 $4,000
School of Architecture: Architecture-Masters $58,374 $7,000 $4,000
School of Architecture: Constructed Environment $55,568 $7,000 $4,000
School of Commerce: MS Accounting $68,604 $7,000 $4,000
School of Commerce: MS Commerce $‚Äč78,262 $7,000 $4,000
School of Engineering: Masters $56,098 $7,000 $4,000
School of Engineering: PhD $45,644 $7,000 $4,000
School of Law: LLM/JD    $91,324 $7,000 $4,000
School of Law: SJD $31,924 $7,000 $4,000
School of Nursing: Masters $56,878 $7,000 $4,000
School of Nursing: PhD $55,238 $7,000 $4,000
School of Medicine: Biomedical Sciences $55,406 $7,000 $4,000
School of Medicine: M.D. $81,550 $7,000 $4,000
School of Medicine: Public Health $56,652 $7,000 $4,000
Summer Design Institute (Architecture) $5,122    
Summer English for Academic Purposes Program $3,226    
1 This reflects Year 1 expenses. Year 2 expenses will be lower.
2 This reflects Year 1 expenses. Year 2 expenses will be higher.