Graduate Student Tuition & Fees

KUCR proposal guidelines are 3 hours during the summer semester and 9 hours (academic) during the Fall and Spring semesters.

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Architecture
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2017/Spring 2018 $4,560
Summer 2018 $1,512
Fall 2018/Spring 2019 $4,742
Summer 2019 $1,573
Fall 2019/Spring 2020 $4,933
Summer 2020 $1,636
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2020/Spring 2021 $5,133
Summer 2021 $1,703
Fall 2021/Spring 2022 $5,343
Summer 2022 $1,773
Fall 2022/Spring 2023 $5,564
Summer 2023 $1,847
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2023/Spring 2024 $5,796
Summer 2024 $1,924
Fall 2024/Spring 2025 $6,040
Summer 2025 $2,006
Fall 2025/Spring 2026 $6,296
Summer 2026 $2,091

Business- Masters Level
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2017/Spring 2018 $6,173
Summer 2018 $2,050
Fall 2018/Spring 2019 $6,355
Summer 2019 $2,111
Fall 2019/Spring 2020 $6,546
Summer 2020 $2,174
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2020/Spring 2021 $6,746
Summer 2021 $2,241
Fall 2021/Spring 2022 $6,957
Summer 2022 $2,311
Fall 2022/Spring 2023 $7,178
Summer 2023 $2,385
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2023/Spring 2024 $7,410
Summer 2024 $2,462
Fall 2024/Spring 2025 $7,653
Summer 2025 $2,543
Fall 2025/Spring 2026 $7,909
Summer 2026 $2,629
 
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2017/Spring 2018 $4,101
Summer 2018 $1,359
Fall 2018/Spring 2019 $4,283
Summer 2019 $1,420
Fall 2019/Spring 2020 $4,474
Summer 2020 $1,484
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2020/Spring 2021 $4,675
Summer 2021 $1,550
Fall 2021/Spring 2022 $4,885
Summer 2022 $1,621
Fall 2022/Spring 2023 $5,106
Summer 2023 $1,694
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2023/Spring 2024 $5,338
Summer 2024 $1,772
Fall 2024/Spring 2025 $5,581
Summer 2025 $1,853
Fall 2025/Spring 2026 $5,837
Summer 2026 $1,938

Education
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2017/Spring 2018 $4,347
Summer 2018 $1,441
Fall 2018/Spring 2019 $4,528
Summer 2019 $1,502
Fall 2019/Spring 2020 $4,719
Summer 2020 $1,565
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2020/Spring 2021 $4,920
Summer 2021 $1,632
Fall 2021/Spring 2022 $5,130
Summer 2022 $1,702
Fall 2022/Spring 2023 $5,351
Summer 2023 $1,776
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2023/Spring 2024 $5,583
Summer 2024 $1,853
Fall 2024/Spring 2025 $5,827
Summer 2025 $1,934
Fall 2025/Spring 2026 $6,082
Summer 2026 $2,020

Engineering
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2017/Spring 2018 $4,594
Summer 2018 $1,523
Fall 2018/Spring 2019 $4,776
Summer 2019 $1,584
Fall 2019/Spring 2020 $4,966
Summer 2020 $1,648
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2020/Spring 2021 $5,167
Summer 2021 $1,715
Fall 2021/Spring 2022 $5,377
Summer 2022 $1,785
Fall 2022/Spring 2023 $5,598
Summer 2023 $1,858
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2023/Spring 2024 $5,830
Summer 2024 $1,936
Fall 2024/Spring 2025 $6,074
Summer 2025 $2,017
Fall 2025/Spring 2026 $6,329
Summer 2026 $2,102

Journalism
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2017/Spring 2018 $4,300
Summer 2018 $1,426
Fall 2018/Spring 2019 $4,482
Summer 2019 $1,486
Fall 2019/Spring 2020 $4,673
Summer 2020 $1,550
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2020/Spring 2021 $4,873
Summer 2021 $1,617
Fall 2021/Spring 2022 $5,083
Summer 2022 $1,687
Fall 2022/Spring 2023 $5,304
Summer 2023 $1,760
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2023/Spring 2024 $5,536
Summer 2024 $1,838
Fall 2024/Spring 2025 $5,780
Summer 2025 $1,919
Fall 2025/Spring 2026 $6,035
Summer 2026 $2,004

Music
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2017/Spring 2018 $4,347
Summer 2018 $1,441
Fall 2018/Spring 2019 $4,528
Summer 2019 $1,502
Fall 2019/Spring 2020 $4,719
Summer 2020 $1,565
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2020/Spring 2021 $4,920
Summer 2021 $1,632
Fall 2021/Spring 2022 $5,130
Summer 2022 $1,702
Fall 2022/Spring 2023 $5,351
Summer 2023 $1,776
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2023/Spring 2024 $5,583
Summer 2024 $1,853
Fall 2024/Spring 2025 $5,827
Summer 2025 $1,934
Fall 2025/Spring 2026 $6,082
Summer 2026 $2,020

Pharmacy
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2017/Spring 2018 $4,101
Summer 2018 $1,359
Fall 2018/Spring 2019 $4,283
Summer 2019 $1,420
Fall 2019/Spring 2020 $4,474
Summer 2020 $1,484
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2020/Spring 2021 $4,675
Summer 2021 $1,550
Fall 2021/Spring 2022 $4,885
Summer 2022 $1,621
Fall 2022/Spring 2023 $5,106
Summer 2023 $1,694
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2023/Spring 2024 $5,338
Summer 2024 $1,772
Fall 2024/Spring 2025 $5,581
Summer 2025 $1,853
Fall 2025/Spring 2026 $5,837
Summer 2026 $1,938

Social Welfare
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2017/Spring 2018 $4,439
Summer 2018 $1,472
Fall 2018/Spring 2019 $4,621
Summer 2019 $1,532
Fall 2019/Spring 2020 $4,812
Summer 2020 $1,596
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2020/Spring 2021 $5,012
Summer 2021 $1,663
Fall 2021/Spring 2022 $5,222
Summer 2022 $1,733
Fall 2022/Spring 2023 $5,443
Summer 2023 $1,807
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2023/Spring 2024 $5,675
Summer 2024 $1,884
Fall 2024/Spring 2025 $5,919
Summer 2025 $1,965
Fall 2025/Spring 2026 $6,174
Summer 2026 $2,050
Why KU
  • 48 nationally ranked graduate programs.
    —U.S. News & World Report
  • Pharmacy school No. 2 nationally for NIH funding
  • Hall Center receives 3rd NEH challenge grant to support humanities research collaboration
  • Regional leader in technology commercialization
  • 12 graduate programs rank in top 10 nationally among public universities.
    —U.S. News & World Report
  • Driving discovery, innovation, entrepreneurship
  • Home to 15 major research centers & state surveys
  • 1st in nation for its special education master’s and doctorate programs.
    —U.S. News & World Report
  • 1st in nation for its city management and urban policy master’s program.
    —U.S. News & World Report
  • One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities