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Washington Semester Cost Guides

The costs below are estimates based on current economic conditions. An increase of approximately 5-7% for each succeeding academic year should be anticipated. 

This cost guide is created for the purposes of acquiring a visa.

ACADEMIC YEAR 2022-2023 (Based on 4 months)
Fall Semester: August 2022-December 2022 or
Spring Semester: January 2023-May 2023

Type Costs
 

Tuition* 

$26,535

Mandatory Fees 

$401

Room (based on double occupancy)

$5,200

Board (based on a 100-block meal plan)

$1,726

Books

$200

Health Insurance** (AU Plan one semester)

$826

Personal (miscellaneous, telephone, transportation)

$600

TOTAL

$35,488

ACADEMIC YEAR 2022-2023 (Based on 9 months)
Fall & Spring Semester: August 2022 - May 2023

Type Costs
 

Tuition* 

$53,070

Mandatory Fees 

$802

Room (based on double occupancy)

$10,400

Board (based on a 100-block meal plan)

$3,452

Books

$400

Health Insurance** (AU Plan)

$2,178

Personal (miscellaneous, transportation, telephone)

$1,200

TOTAL

$71,502

ACADEMIC YEAR 2022-2023 (Based on 4 months)
Fall Semester: August 2022-December 2022 or
Spring Semester: January 2023-May 2023

Type Costs
 

Tuition* 

$8,500

Mandatory Fees 

$401

Room (based on double occupancy)

$5,200

Board (based on a 100-block meal plan)

$1,726

Books

$200

Health Insurance** (AU Plan one semester)

$826

Personal (miscellaneous, telephone, transportation)

$600

TOTAL

$17,453

ACADEMIC YEAR 2022-2023 (Based on 9 months)
Fall & Spring Semester: August 2022 - May 2023

Type Costs
 

Tuition* 

$17,000

Mandatory Fees 

$802

Room (based on double occupancy)

$10,400

Board (based on a 100-block meal plan)

$3,452

Books

$400

Health Insurance** (AU Plan)

$2,178

Personal (miscellaneous, telephone, transportation)

$1,200

TOTAL

$35,432

Tuition and Fees

*This cost guide is created for the purposes of acquiring a visa. Tuition is charged per semester, per credit hour.

The cost shown for the Washington Semester Programs, not including International Certificates, is the prevailing American University flat fee tuition rate for undergraduate students enrolling in 12-17.5 credits in the fall 2022 and/or spring 2023 semesters. 

** Health insurance fees reflect 2022-2023 costs. Please refer to the Student Health Center web site for more information.