Cost of Attendance

Cost of Attendance

NYU Shanghai Estimated Cost of Attendance for 2018-2019

The estimated cost of attendance in US dollars for the 2018-2019 academic year is as follows:

Direct Costs: Costs that you will be charged by the University Cost
Tuition $49,256
Registration and Services Fees  $2,572
Books $904
Room $3,932
Health Insurance* $3,788*
Estimated Direct Costs $60,452
Indirect Costs: Other educational costs incurred Cost
Estimated Board (Meals) $2,546
Estimated Supplies $300
Estimated Personal Expenses $1,000
Estimated Travel $3,750
Estimated Total Cost of Attendance


*Health insurance charges vary. Therefore, your direct charges may vary.

The preliminary cost of attendance budget represents the estimated annual cost of education for full-time undergraduate students at NYU Shanghai in US dollars for the 2018-2019 academic year. It includes tuition, room and board (which may vary based on a student’s room selection), health insurance, personal expenses, books, and many student life activities.  Annual adjustments to the costs and fees at NYU Shanghai may be necessary and expected. The yearly tuition and residence costs include only full-time fall and spring enrollment; course overloads incur additional tuition and book fees. Students that take summer session or January term courses will incur additional direct and indirect expenses.

Indirect costs—such as estimated travel, meals, supplies, and personal expenses—are costs that you may incur during the academic year, which will vary for each student. These indirect costs are not charged through NYU Shanghai.