Cost of Attendance

A sample cost of attendance for 9 months of full-time study is provided below. This estimate is based on 9 credit hours of enrollment per Fall and Spring term and reflects the GW cost of attendance as approved for the Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 semesters. View current tuition & fees or estimate the full cost of attendance using this spreadsheet.

 

FALL 2020

SPRING 2021

TOTAL

Number of Credits 9 9 18
Direct Costs: Paid Directly to GWU
Tuition $16,425 $16,425 $32,850
Fees $27 $27 $54
Total Direct Costs for the 2020-2021 Academic Year $32,904
Indirect Costs: Average Costs Students Accrue But Do Not Pay Directly to GWU
Books and Supplies $900 $900 $1,800
Living Expenses $10,400 $13,000 $23,400
Transportation $538 $538 $1,076
Personal Expenses $2,100 $2,625 $4,725
Total Indirect Costs for the 2020-2021 Academic Year $31,001
TOTAL DIRECT AND INDIRECT COSTS FOR 2020-2021 $63,905

SUMMER 2020 (Part of the 2019-2020 Academic Year Using the 2019-2020 FAFSA)

  • MPH and MHA residential students may request up to $4,167 in unsubsidized funds.
  • MPH, MHA, and MHI online students may request up to $2,677 in unsubsidized funds.
  • MS students are not eligible for additional summer unsubsidized funds.

SUMMER 2020

TOTAL
Number of Credits (Minimum 3 Credits For Financial Aid Eligibility) 6
Direct Costs: Paid Directly to GWU
Tuition $10,950
Fees $18
Total Direct Costs for the Summer 2020 Term $10,968
Indirect Costs: Average Costs Students Accrue But Do Not Pay Directly to GWU
Books and Supplies $600
Transportation $525
Total Indirect Costs for the Summer 2020 Term $1125
TOTAL DIRECT AND INDIRECT COSTS FOR THE SUMMER 2020 TERM $12,093

 

 

FALL 2019

SPRING 2020 TOTAL
Number of Credits 9 9 18
Direct Costs: Paid Directly to GWU
Tuition $15,750 $15,750 $31,500
Fees $27 $27 $54
Total Direct Costs for the 2020-2021 Academic Year $31,554
Indirect Costs: Average Costs Students Accrue But Do Not Pay Directly to GWU
Books and Supplies $900 $900 $1,800
Living Expenses $10,400 $13,000 $23,400
Transportation $538 $538 $1,076
Personal Expenses $2,100 $2,625 $4,725
Total Indirect Costs for the 2020-2021 Academic Year $31,001
TOTAL DIRECT AND INDIRECT COSTS FOR 2019-2020 $62,555