Tuition and Fees

Estimated Cost of Attendance, 2016-17

The cost of attending Purdue University varies depending on factors such as where a student chooses to live, travel expenses, food costs, enrollment in a specific program or college/school, etc. Below are estimated costs for the 2016-2017 academic year (two semesters of full-time enrollment). Part-time students can find costs by credit hour on the Bursar website.

Indiana Resident



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+ Tuition will remain frozen at current rates through the 2017-18 academic year.

*International students are those who hold F, J, and some other visa types

**Some programs have additional fees:

Computer Science - $2,050

Engineering - $2,050

Management - $1,436

Purdue Polytechnic - $572

Flight - Individual courses in this program have additional fees; please refer to the Bursar website or contact the department for specific flight course fees.

This information is subject to change without notice.

If you enroll in classes but must withdraw before the semester starts, Purdue will refund your tuition/fees. After classes begin, refunds are reduced proportionally. Students who have certain types of federal financial aid are subject to other refund schedules.

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