Tuition and Costs

Below is a list of expenses for first-year students living on the Oxford campus.

Tuition and Costs
2013–2014 Academic Year
(Two semesters for first-year students, Oxford campus)

All fees subject to change
Tuition (instructional fee) and general fee, Ohio residents $13,266  
Tuition (instructional fee) and general fee, non-Ohio residents $29,056  
Additional fees
      Technology fee (on-campus students)
      Facilities fee
      Metro bus fee

Room and Board (based on double occupancy/average meal plan) $10,900  
Total for Ohio Residents $24,646  
Total for Non-Ohio Residents $40,436  
Additional Fees**
Business School Course Fee: For the 2013-14 academic year, there is an additional $100 per credit hour fee for most business school courses. Find more information about this surcharge on the business school FAQs.
School of Engineering and Applied Science Fees
(Note that the fee only impacts students entering Miami beginning with the Fall 2013 semester and later)
$300 per semester
Orientation Fees  (Fees vary based on number attending and other factors.  See for details.) cost varies
Other Course Fees: Other courses, such as labs, may include additional fees. Be sure to check the course information when registering.
Health insurance $1266*
Additional Estimated Expenses**
Books and supplies $1,250
Personal expenses $2,621
Transportation $1,130

*You must provide proof of health and accident insurance. If you are not covered by another policy, you must buy the university-sponsored coverage.

**Fees are subject to change without notice. For a more complete disclosure of fees and expenses, please visit the Office of the Bursar website and the Miami General Bulletin.

The majority of Miami students receive financial assistance, which may be available in the following forms:

Net Price Calculator
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