Tuition and Financial Aid

For matriculating students starting Fall 2021, tuition is set at:

  • $1,415 per credit hour.
  • $707.50 per credit hour for auditing.
  • For the 2022-2023 academic year, the tuition will be slightly higher.
  • The projected degree tuition for the 36 credit hour MS program is approximately $51,500.
  • The projected certificate tuition for the 16 credit hour program is approximately $23,000.

Additional notes:

  • Matriculation deposit is $250 for full-time MS students. The deposit is returned to matriculating students in the first fall semester. No deposit is required for part-time students.
  • All full-time students are required to pay for the School of Medicine’s Student Health Services Benefit Plan for fall and spring semesters. The cost for this program is currently $1,374.50 per semester.
  • All students are required to bring a laptop. Information on minimum specifications can be found here.
  • Faculty or staff pursuing the MS in Biomedical Informatics are eligible for 50% of part-time evening program graduate tuition costs for up to seven (7) credit hours per semester. For additional information, please visit the Employee Tuition Assistance page.
  • Tuition is payable incrementally each semester and is due at least one week before each semester begins. Students can check their account status and make payments online via WebSTAC. Tuition paid by check should indicate the student’s official name and student ID number and should be mailed to:

    Washington University in St. Louis
    P.O. Box 14627
    St. Louis, MO 63150-4627

  • For additional resources for financing your education, please visit the Financing Your Education page.

Visit the Financial Services website for further payment instructions.