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Tuition and Finances

Cost (and Savings) of Attendance

The CU Denver Financial Services offers more than $21 million in financial assistance to qualified students on the downtown Denver campus each year.

Out of State Discounted Tuition: Fall 2013 - Summer 2014

You are eligible for the discounted amount if you: live outside of Colorado and take all of your CU Denver courses online.

The discounted non-resident tuition (per credit hour) for School of Public Affairs :

  • GRADUATE - School of Public Affairs: $599

If you qualify for this rate, you must apply at the Registrar's Office by completing this application and affidavit.

This amount is higher than the standard in-state tuition, but significantly lower than the non-resident tuition amount.  If you have questions, contact your school/college program coordinator.

Exceptions

Some online classes are in CU Denver’s extended campus. The tuition rates of these classes will be set by the schools and programs offering these courses. If you're unsure whether your course is in extended campus or in main campus (and may be eligible for a tuition discount), please contact your school/college program coordinator.

School of Public Affairs Graduate 2013-2014 Tuition

 
 
 
 
    Credit Hours Tuition
 

Status: Non Resident

    0-1 $1,195.00
    2 $2,390.00
    3 $3,585.00
    4 $4,780.00
    5 $5,975.00
    6 $7,170.00
    7 $8,365.00
    8 $9,560.00
    9 $10,755.00
    10 $11,950.00
    11 $12,348.00
    12 $12,746.00
    13 $13,144.00
    14 $13,144.00
    15 $13,144.00
    16 $14,339.00
    17 $15,534.00
    18 $16,729.00
 

Status: Resident

    0-1 $499.00
    2 $998.00
    3 $1,497.00
    4 $1,996.00
    5 $2,495.00
    6 $2,994.00
    7 $3,493.00
    8 $3,992.00
    9 $4,491.00
    10 $4,698.00
    11 $4,876.00
    12 $5,053.00
    13 $5,231.00
    14 $5,409.00
    15 $5,587.00
    16 $6,086.00
    17 $6,585.00
    18 $7,084.00

Cost (and Savings) of Attendance

The CU Denver Financial Services offers more than $70 million in financial assistance to qualified students on the downtown Denver campus each year (divided amongst 12,000+ students).

Here is the non-resident tuition amount for each school and college.

UNDERGRADUATE (per credit hour) GRADUATE (per credit hour)
Business School: $500 Business School: $650
College of Arts and Media: $511 College of Arch. & Planning: $460
College of Engineering: $522 College of Arts and Media: $850
College of Liberal Arts: $448 College of Engineering: $522
School of Public Affairs: $357 College of Liberal Arts: $469
  School of Education: $349
  School of Public Affairs (MPA): $567
  School of Public Affairs (MCJ): $520

 

How Do You Qualify

You are eligible for this amount if you...

  • Live outside of Colorado
  • Take all of your CU Denver courses online

This amount is higher than the standard in-state tuition, but significantly lower than the non-resident tuition amount.  

Changes If You're An Undergraduate Student

Beginning in Spring 2012, the way CU Denver charges tuition will change for certain out-of-state students in online classes.

 

* Returning Students Click Here For More Information

* Prospective/New Students Click Here For More Information

* Automatic Application Click Here

If you have questions, contact your school/college program coordinator.

 

 

 

 

Fall 2012, Spring 2013, Maymester 2013, Summer 2013

Tuition and fees at the university have been established by the Board of Regents, the governing body of the University of Colorado, and is subject to change any time.

Please Note: The tuition rates below do not apply to or include Extended Studies credit hours. Tuition for each Extended Studies course is charged in addition to tuition for any "Main Campus" credit hours and is established by the individual University Department/College offering the course. For questions about the tuition rate for a particular Extended Studies course, please contact the offering Department/College.

Resident Tuition Non-Resident Tuition
Credit Hours CLAS EDUC ENGR & CAM ARCH SPA Business & Non Degree Credit Hours CLAS EDUC, ENGR, CAM, ARCH, SPA Business & Non Degree

0 - 1

$355

$349

$433

$428

$494

$496

0 - 1

$1,087

$1,160

$1,181

2

$710

$698

$866

$856

$988

$992

2

$2,174

$2,320

$2,362

3

$1,065

$1,047

$1,299

$1,284

$1,482

$1,488

3

$3,261

$3,480

$3,543

4

$1,420

$1,396

$1,732

$1,712

$1,976

$1,984

4

$4,348

$4,640

$4,724

5

$1,775

$1,745

$2,165

$2,140

$2,470

$2,480

5

$5,435

$5,800

$5,905

6

$2,130

$2,094

$2,598

$2,568

$2,964

$2,976

6

$6,522

$6,960

$7,086

7

$2,485

$2,443

$3,031

$2,996

$3,458

$3,472

7

$7,609

$8,120

$8,267

8

$2,840

$2,792

$3,464

$3,424

$3,952

$3,968

8

$8,696

$9,280

$9,448

9

$3,124

$3,141

$3,810

$3,765

$4,346

$4,364

9

$9,783

$10,440

$10,629

10

$3,246

$3,371

$3,959

$3,913

$4,517

$4,535

10

$10,195

$10,881

$11,076

11

$3,368

$3,491

$4,108

$4,061

$4,688

$4,706

11

$10,607

$11,322

$11,523

12

$3,490

$3,611

$4,257

$4,209

$4,859

$4,877

12

$11,019

$11,763

$11,970

13

$3,612

$3,731

$4,406

$4,357

$5,030

$5,048

13

$11,019

$11,763

$11,970

14

$3,734

$3,851

$4,555

$4,505

$5,201

$5,219

14

$11,019

$11,763

$11,970

15

$3,856

$3,971

$4,704

$4,653

$5,372

$5,390

15

$11,019

$11,763

$11,970

16

$4,211

$4,320

$5,137

$5,081

$5,866

$5,886

16

$12,106

$12,923

$13,151

17

$4,566

$4,669

$5,570

$5,509

$6,360

$6,382

17

$13,193

$14,083

$14,332

18

$4,921

$5,018

$6,0003

$5,937

$6,854

$6,878

18

$14,280

$15,243

$15,513

For tuition rates above 18 credit hours, please contact the Student Service Center at 303-556-2710.

Tuition for Courses Taken for No Credit

Tuition for courses taken for no credit (NC) is the same as for courses taken for credit.

Fractional Credit

Fractional credit is regarded as 1 hour in assessing tuition and fee charges.​

 

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