Summer tuition at Purdue charges per credit hour up to five credits and then one flat rate for six to nine credit hours.


Estimated Costs Indiana Resident Non-Resident International*
Tuition/Fees $2,498.00 $7,198.50 $7,853.50
5-week Housing/Meals $1,250 - $1,500 $1,250 - $1,500 $1,250 - $1,500


Estimated Costs Indiana Resident  Non-Resident International*
Tuition/Fees $2,498.00 $7,198.50 $7,853.50


Estimated Costs Indiana Resident  Non-Resident International**
Tuition/Fees $347.85/credit hour $948.30/credit hour $1,018.30/credit hour
Semester Total

$2,498.00 (6-9 credits)

$7,198.50 (6-9 credits)

$7,853.50 (6-9 credits)

*International students who are, or will be, inside the United States and wish to participate in Early Start at the West Lafayette campus must enroll in a minimum of 6 credit hours. No more than three credits hours delivered in an online or distance format may count toward the minimum enrollment requirement. 

**International students who opt in to participate in Early Start from outside the United States, via the fully online format, may not enter the United States more than 30 days before the start of the fall 2023 semester.

***Some majors may require differential fees.

Financial Aid

Complete the 2023-2024  Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by April 15, 2023, to maximize your eligibility for free money. This is the only FAFSA you will need for Summer 2023, Fall 2023, and Spring 2024. Students will also need to apply for summer aid in your myPurdue portal. More information will be included in the Next Steps email after switching to Early Start.

Please contact the  Division of Financial Aid by email at or call 765-494-5050 with any questions you might have about financial aid. We know it can be confusing!

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