What Will Suffolk Cost?

Here is a detailed breakdown of charges for tuition, room and board, health insurance, and various fees.
Please contact the Bursar's Office with any questions about the charges listed here.

Undergraduate Costs at Suffolk

Fall 2018 – Spring 2019

Bachelor's Degree Programs

The rate below is for undergraduate students at the Boston campus:

Undergraduate Full time per semester Per Credit
Full-time: 12-17 credits per semester $19,210 $1,130

Summer 2019 rates are charged the Fall 2018-Spring 2019 per credit rate.

Note: for tuition rates in prior years, please contact the Bursar's Office.

Certificate Programs
Certificate Programs Full time per semester Per credit
Paralegal Studies - Full-time: 12-17 credits per semester $19,210 $1,130
Post Baccalaureate Certificate - Radiation Therapy - Full-time: 12-17 credits per semester $12,784 $752
Post Baccalaureate Certificate - Medical Dosimetry - Full-time: 12-17 credits per semester $12,784 $752
NESAD Certificate - $639
NESAD Continuing Education - $552
Financial Planning $1,168 (per course)  

Room and meal plan charges are not subject to the Suffolk University refund policy. Once the student signs the housing license agreement, the student is responsible for paying all room and board charges for the term of the agreement. Students should review the housing license agreement for exceptions to this policy. 

Please note: all charges shown are per semester.

Smith Hall & Miller Hall

Single $7,242
Double $6,447
Triple $6,199
Quad $6,154

Modern Theatre & 10 West Suites

Single $7,242
Double $6,447
Triple $6,199

10 West Apartments

Single / Double Bedrooms $7,242
Double Studio $7,242
Triple Studio $6,977
Triple Duplex $6,977
Quad Duplex $6,712

A meal plan is not required with apartment living.

1047 Commonwealth Avenue

Double $7,208
Triple $6,944

All students living on campus are required to participate in a declining balance meal plan. Room and meal plan charges are not subject to the Suffolk University refund policy. 

Plan Type Charge per semester
A $1,681
B $1,508
C $1,344

Please note: All charges shown are per semester. Meal plan C is the standard meal plan charged to all students living on campus.

Student Activity Fees

Student Status Charge per semester
Full-time $73
Part-time $19

Please note: Student activity fees are charged every semester

Orientation Fees

Orientation Fee - Freshman $240
Orientation Fee - Transfer $90

Course Fees

Lab fee - courses with L or F in the course number $75
Equipment fee - courses with F in the course number $75
Photojournalism fee - courses with L in the course number $75
SOS International travel fee $60
NESAD studio fee - courses with S in the course number $200
Math review fee $250

Late Registration Fees

Weeks of class
1 & 2 $50
3 & 4 $100
after 4 $150

Miscellaneous Fees

Late Payment fee $70
Returned item fee $25