Fall 2023–Spring 2024 Tuition & Fees Chart

Your bill will reflect all costs charged to your student account. These include tuition, board, and fees noted on the cost chart below, plus miscellaneous charges like transportation fees and finance charges, if applicable.

Fall 2023–Spring 2024

Charge Description of Charge Fall 2023 Spring 2024 Annual
Tuition Per credit $1,402  $1,402
Audit per credit $30 $30
Board Commuter Meal Plan Varies Varies
Fees Health Insurance $4,133 $2,413* N/A
Tuition Insurance $47 $47 $94
Graduate Student Services Fee
$352 $352 $704
Graduate Student Service Fee
$135 $135 $270
Registration Fee (online students) $50 $50
Late Registration $50 $50
Academic Course varies varies varies

*Assessed only for new students who enroll in the Spring semester.

View previous academic year tuition and fees

Cost of Attendance

In addition to your Direct Costs (tables above), the Cost of Attendance includes indirect costs not billed by Emerson College. These indirect costs include Individual Travel Costs, Off-Campus Living, Books and Supplies, and Miscellaneous Expenses. Figures provided for these indirects costs are estimates only, and will vary from student to student.

Expenses Cost
Travel Costs (In-State) $810
Off-Campus Living Expenses $17,866
Books and Supplies $1,350
Miscellaneous Expenses $5,918

Billing Schedule

Emerson College generates electronic tuition statements once a semester. Statements can be viewed through TouchNet by logging in as a student through eCommon, or as an Authorized User. Email notifications will be sent to students and their Authorized Users each time a new tuition statement has been uploaded.

  • Fall semester statements are available in late June and are due August 2.
  • Spring semester statements are available in mid-November and are due December 15.
  • Please adhere to the billing due date to avoid having your registration terminated. Students with unresolved account balances will automatically be deregistered. For additional information, please read our Financial Policies.
  • Authorized Users can be updated on eCommon, under the Student Services tab by clicking on "Make a Payment."

Summer 2024 Tuition & Fees

Summer bills are due April 16. If you register on or after April 16, payment is due at the time of registration.

If your payment is not settled, your course(s) will automatically be dropped from your schedule.

  • Graduate per credit rate — $1,402 per credit
  • Registration Fee per part of term — $35 per part of term

View International Study & External Programs, summer tuition and fees.

View Professional Studies summer tuition and fees.