Cost of Purdue
The cost of attending Purdue varies depending on where you choose to live, travel expenses, food costs, enrollment in a specific program or college, and some other variables. Below are estimated costs for the 2015-16 academic year (two semesters at full-time enrollment in an undergraduate program; on-campus housing).
Tuition and fees are a direct cost and billed by the University. Books, Transportation, and Miscellaneous expenses are indirect costs that are not billed by Purdue. Housing and food is a direct cost for students living in a residence hall. It is an indirect cost for students living elsewhere.
Indiana Residents: $23,032
International students are those who hold F, J and some other types of visas.
*Some programs have additional fees:
- Computer Science Students — $2,050 (for students beginning Fall 2015 or later)
- Engineering Students — $2,050
- Management Students — $1,436
- Polytechnic Students — $572
Flight — individual courses in this program have additional fees; please refer to the Bursar website.
Are you a graduate or professional student? Maybe you’re planning on attending Purdue half time or less than half time? Use the Cost Calculator to estimate your cost of attendance. Estimate your costs if you are a Polytechnic Institute Statewide student.
To see how much aid you may qualify for, use our Net Price Calculator.