International Admissions and Aid

2017-2018 Cost Summary:
Estimated Direct Costs (average tuition, fees, room and board) $ 53,148
Estimated Indirect Costs $ 3,746
Estimated Cost of Attendance for the 2017-2018 Academic Year $ 56,894
Total Estimated Direct Costs:


Per credit hour   $1,306
Per course (four credits) $5,224
Per year (8 courses)                                                    $41,792


Student Activity Fee $294
Technology Fee $460
Facilities Fee $190
Required Fees $944

Room & Board 

Average Room/Residence Cost $6,770
Average Meal Plan Cost $3,862
Total $10,632

Average room & board costs are based on on-campus housing, and may vary from student to student.  Click here to view the detailed breakdown of costs.

Total Estimated Indirect Costs:

Estimated Indirect Costs

Indirect costs are costs that a student should expect to have that may or may not be charged to them by the university. These costs include: books, supplies, transportation, personal expenses and miscellaneous fees. We provide an estimate of these costs for your convenience and for planning purposes.
Estimated Indirect Costs
Student Health Insurance

Health insurance is required of all F-1 and J-1 international students. Upon registering for classes, international students are automatically enrolled in the St. Thomas Sponsored Student Health Insurance Plan.

F‑1 international students who want to waive the St. Thomas-sponsored health insurance plan must submit their U.S.-based health insurance information (waiver must be submitted by the deadline and insurance must meet the minimum coverage requirements.)

Coverage available for student’s spouse and/or dependent children.  Plan details available at the Health Services Website