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Table 6-5
Undergraduate and Graduate
Annual Tuition* and Housing Expenses
Autumn 2017 - Autumn 2021

 
  2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 17/18 18/19 19/20 20/21 5 year
% Change
2017-21

Undergraduate Tuition* Per Credit Hour (1-11 credit hours and any hours over 18 credit hours, per term)
     
 Business, Communication, Computing and Digital Media, Education, Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, Science and Health, and School of Continuing and Professional Studies** $ 615 $ 630 $ 655 $ 655 $ 688 2.44% 3.97% 0.00% 5.04% 11.87%
  Music and Theatre $ 840 $ 860 $ 895 $ 895 $ 940 2.38% 4.07% 0.00% 5.03% 11.90%

Undergraduate Full-time Tuition* (12-18 credit hours)
 
  Business, Communication, Computing and Digital Media, Education, Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, Science and Health, and School for New Learning** $ 38,410 $ 39,369 $ 40,551 $ 40,551 $ 41,361 2.50% 3.00% 0.00% 2.00% 7.68%
  School of Music (4-year guaranteed package, 12+ hours per term) $ 39,610 $ 40,599 $ 41,814 $ 41,814 $ 42,651 2.50% 2.99% 0.00% 2.00% 7.68%
  The Theatre School (4-year guaranteed package, 12+ hours per term) $ 39,610 $ 40,599 $ 41,814 $ 41,814 $ 42,651 2.50% 2.99% 0.00% 2.00% 7.68%

Graduate (Tuition/Credit Hour)
  LA&S $ 685 $ 700 $ 715 $ 715 $ 729 2.19% 2.14% 0.00% 1.96% 6.42%
  Education $ 630 $ 640 $ 655 $ 655 $ 668 1.59% 2.34% 0.00% 1.98% 6.03%
  Communication $ 730 $ 745 $ 760 $ 760 $ 775 2.05% 2.01% 0.00% 1.96% 6.16%
  Science and Health $ 710 $ 720 $ 735 $ 735 $ 750 1.41% 2.08% 0.00% 2.04% 5.63%
  SCPS $ 630 $ 640 $ 655 $ 655 $ 668 1.59% 2.34% 0.00% 1.98% 6.03%
  CDM $ 830 $ 850 $ 865 $ 865 $ 882 2.41% 1.76% 0.00% 1.97% 6.27%
  Music $ 835 $ 850 $ 865 $ 865 $ 913 1.80% 1.76% 0.00% 5.55% 9.34%
  Graduate School of Business $ 1,040 $ 1,060 $ 1,080 $ 1,080 $ 1,102 1.92% 1.89% 0.00% 2.04% 5.96%
  Executive Doctorate in Business Administration FT Tuition***  $ 43,000 $ 43,000 $ 43,000 $ 43,000 $ 43,000 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
  Theatre (1 - 11 Hours) $ 835 $ 850 $ 865 $ 865 $ 882 1.80% 1.76% 0.00% 1.97% 5.63%
  Theatre, 3-years Guaranteed FT Tuition (12+ hours per term) $ 35,120 $ 35,820 $ 36,534 $ 36,534 $ 37,266 1.99% 1.99% 0.00% 2.00% 7.68%

College of Law
     
  JD-Day 3-years Guaranteed FT Tuition (12-16 hours per term) $ 46,780 $ 47,716 $ 48,670 $ 48,670 $ 49,644 2.00% 2.00% 0.00% 2.00% 6.12%
  JD-Evening Annual FT Tuition (Evening, 9 -12 hours) $ 30,400 $ 31,000 $ 31,620 $ 31,620 $ 32,254 1.97% 2.00% 0.00% 2.01% 6.10%
  Master in Jurisprudence program**** $ 1,100 $ 1,120 $ 1,140 $ 1,140 $ 1,163 1.82% 1.79% 0.00% 2.02% 5.73%
  All Other, Per Credit Hour $ 1,530 $ 1,560 $ 1,590 $ 1,590 $ 1,622 1.96% 1.92% 0.00% 2.01% 6.01%

Housing
     
  Annual Room and Board***** $ 13,797 $ 14,235 $ 14,736 $ 15,093 $ 15,225 3.17% 3.52% 2.42% 0.87% 10.35%
     

*      Tuition only. Fees are not included.
**     For School of Continuing and Professional Studies, students enrolled in Business Administration, Leadership Studies, Computing, or Applied Behavioral Sciences programs receive a 25% discount.
***   Executive Doctorate in Business Administration program created in 2015-16.
****  Master of Jurisprudence program created in 2014-2015
***** Annual Room and Board is based on the weighted average of the costs for all DePaul residence halls and includes the DePaul Board plan.
 
Source:  Tuition Pricing Report. IRMA 2021
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