Tuition and Fees Chart

Tuition and Fees Chart

The following fees are prescribed by statute and are subject to change at the discretion of the Trustees.

Tuition, Per Term, 2017–2018 (fall and spring)

For all courses, per point, for registration of 1-16 points, except where a special fee is fixed:


17 or more points (B.A. students only)



Tuition for Summer Session 2018

For each point, except in courses where a special fee is fixed:



Late Fees

After Change of Program (see Academic Calendar for dates)


Late Payment Charge (1.5% per cycle following the first billing cycle)

$150 (first billing cycle)


Document Fee




Study Abroad Fee

Per term (for non-Columbia-sponsored programs)



Student Life Fee

Per term



Orientation Fee




Health Service Fee (includes accident, limited sickness, and catastrophe coverage)

Fall 2017
(August 15–December 31, 2017) 


Spring/Summer 2018
(January 1–August 14, 2018)



Visit Fee:
For medical care for part-time students who are not enrolled in the Health Service Fee, or spouses and same-sex partners of students (in urgent situations)

Per visit



Student Medical Insurance Plan Premiums, 2017–2018

Fall (August 15–December 31, 2017)  
Gold Level
Platinum Level


Spring/Summer (January 1–August 14, 2018)
Gold Level
Platinum Level


Annual (August 15, 2017–August 14, 2018)
Gold Level
Platinum Level