2022 - 2023 New Undergraduate Student Costs
The final estimated cost of attendance for new students is available below and in your financial aid brochure.
Your estimated out-of-pocket expenses are determined by deducting your total financial aid award from your cost of attendance listed on your Financial Aid Award Notice. Your student status and enrollment level will determine your final costs. Budgets are provided for student planning purposes only, individual student bills will vary.
Please email us if you are looking for prior year estimated costs of attendance.
New Undergraduate Student Estimated Cost of Attendance
New U.S. Students - Estimated Cost of Attendance Full-Time Cost of Attendance1
living with Parent
Tuition2 (Base Allowance) $53,040 $53,040 Fee (Activity) Allowance $1,146 $1,146 Room and Board Allowance $16,670 N/A Direct Costs3,5 $70,856 $54,186 Off-Campus Room and Board Allowance4 $16,670 $7,080 Books Allowance $1,000 $1,000 Personal Allowance $2,250 $2,250 Transportation Allowance $900 $2,700 Estimated Loan Fees (if pursuing loans) $1,150 $1,150 Indirect Costs4 $5,300 $14,180 Total Cost* $76,156* $68,366* 1 Budgets are provided for student planning purposes only, individual student bills will vary. 2 Estimated tuition for engineering and architecture students is slightly higher at $53,700. 3 Direct Costs are charges that are billed directly to the student by the university. 4 Indirect Costs are expenses that are not directly billed to the student by the university. Indirect costs for students living off-campus without parents are $21,970. 5 New Students are charged a one-time New Student Fee of $450. Only charged upon a student's first semester. Not included in the figures above. * Figures do not include the cost of Catholic University Health Insurance which you may be required to purchase if you are not already covered by your own (or parent) health plan. Updates to your Student Financial Aid budget are available upon request. The 2022-2023 insurance costs are to be determined. Visit https://humanresources.catholic.edu/studentinsurance/index.html to learn more about student insurance and waiver request. Important: For specific housing charges by hall and for each academic program's tuition and fees, please visit COMPLETE TUITION & FEE SCHEDULE