International Admissions and Aid

2017-2018 Cost Summary:
Estimated Direct Costs (average tuition, fees, room and board) $ 51,187  
Estimated Indirect Costs $ 3,527
Estimated Cost of Attendance for the 2017-2018 Academic Year $ 54,714
Total Estimated Direct Costs:


Per credit hour   $1,257
Per course (four credits) $5,028
Per year (8 courses)                                                    $40,224


Student Activity Fee $283
Technology Fee $443
Facilities Fee $183
Required Fees $909

Room & Board 

Average Room/Residence Cost $6,304
Average Meal Plan Cost $3,750
Total $10,054

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