Undergraduate Tuition

2016-2017 Annual Tuition

On-campus students:

Tuition (KY and So. Indiana* Residents)$11,068
Room Rates**$5,030
Meal Plan (Average Cost)***$3,100
Books and Supplies (Average Cost)$1,200

On-campus, out-of-state students:

Room Rates**
Meal Plan (Average Cost)***
Books and Supplies (Average Cost)

Commuting students:

Tuition (KY and So. Indiana* Residents) $11,068
Meal Plan***$450
Books and Supplies (Average Cost)$1,200

International students:

Tuition and Fees (Two Semesters)$26,090

International Student Fees

($50 each fall/spring and $25 summer)


Health Service Fee and Insurance

(Two Semesters)1

Living Expenses (Nine months)2$8,000

Intensive English Training (3 Sessions)3

See Note 3

Hourly rate for residents $462

Hourly rate for non-residents $1,088

University fees are subject to approval by the Board of Trustees and the Council for Postsecondary Education and may be changed without prior notice.

All registration fees and special charges are available at louisville.edu/finance/bursar/tuitionfee. This partial summary is intended to provide a quick reference for students.


*Indiana reciprocity counties include: Clark, Crawford, Floyd, Harrison, Perry, Washington and Scott.
**Housing costs are based on cost for double room in Miller Hall, Threlkeld Hall, or Unitas Tower. A complete list of housing rates is available at Campus Housing
***All students living in on-campus residence halls without kitchens will have a $1,505 per semester meal plan. All students living in on-campus residence halls with kitchens will have a lesser meal plan rate. All full-time undergraduate commuter students on the Belknap Campus will have a $225 per semester meal plan.

1 Health services fees and insurance will be required for international students.

2 This amount represents a modest budget and actual costs will depend upon students' own living style and needs. An additional $2,500 financial certificate is required for husband or wife or first dependent and $1,000 for each additional dependent thereafter for students who wish to be accompanied by spouse and dependents in the U.S.

3 Applicable only if student needs additional study in English. IESL tuition cost is $5,090 per session and $200 for books and supplies must be paid each semester.