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Undergraduate Cost of Attendance

Undergraduate Cost of Attendance

The cost of attendance is the cornerstone of establishing a student's financial need as it determines the limits on the total aid a student may receive for the purposes of state, federal, and campus based aid.

The cost of attendance is an estimate of each student's educational expenses for the period of enrollment. For direct costs, please click here.

If you are a prospective student seeking to estimate your eligibility for an Academic Achievement Award and need-based financial aid, please visit our Net Price Calculator.

For the 2024-2025 academic year

To look at the 2023-2024 Cost of Attendance, please click here.

  On-campus Off-campus At Home
Tuition $50,140  $50,140  $50,140 
Fees $3,790 $3,790 $3,790
Books, course materials, supplies, and equipment $1,000 $1,000 $1,000
Housing $7,940 $7,490 $3,217
Food $7,070 $2,909 $2,028
Transportation $2,000 $3,963 $4,484
Personal Expenses $905 $968 $968
Total $72,845 $70,260 $65,627

To view the Student Account Services-hosted Tuition and Fees page, click here.

To complete your FAFSA, please click here.

Individual adjustments may be made for insurance, lab fees, loan fees, or dependent care upon request. Contact your financial aid counselor.

Tuition & Fees

The average cost of tuition and fees for a typical student based on enrolling full-time per year. The actual costs that a student incurs will vary depending on the student's degree or certificate program. *The fees do not include the Annual UD health insurance charge which is automatically billed upon registration but which may be waived online with verified proof of coverage before the announced deadline. It also does not include lab fees ($25-$100), the Payment Plan fee ($60) or the orientation fee ($175).

Books, Course Materials, Supplies and Equipment

he average cost of books, course materials, supplies and equipment for a typical student for an entire year.

Housing and Food (Living Expenses)

A reasonable estimate of what it would cost to live in Irving, Texas, while attending school. Actual costs may vary by individual choices related to location and circumstances.