Cost of Attendance

Your cost of attendance will include more than just tuition, so we've put together a sample budget as an example of what a year at the University of Maryland (UMD) may cost you.


2023-2024 Academic Year Estimated Costs

The following is the estimated cost for 2023-2024 annual tuition, housing, food and other fees1.

Undergraduate State of Maryland Resident

On-Campus Costs (Estimated)

Direct Costs

Annual tuition
$9,886
Mandatory fees
$1,538
On-campus housing, cable & phone
$9,214
Food plan (average)
$5,886

Other Estimated Costs

Books and supplies4
$1,250
Transportation4
$1,514
Personal costs4
$1,200

Total
$30,488

Off-Campus Costs (Estimated)

Direct Costs

Annual tuition3
$9,886
Mandatory fees3
$1,538

Other Estimated Costs

Off-campus housing, cable & phone
$10,112
Food plan (average)
$5,790
Books and supplies4
$1,250
Transportation4
$3,058
Personal costs4
$1,200

Total
$32,834

With Parent Costs (Estimated)

Direct Costs

Annual tuition3
$9,886
Mandatory fees3
$1,538

Other Estimated Costs

With parent housing, cable & phone
$1,620
With parent food
$2,790
Books and supplies4
$1,250
Transportation4
$3,058
Personal costs4
$1,200

Total
$21,342

 


Undergraduate Non-Maryland Resident2

On-Campus Costs (Estimated)

Direct Costs

Annual tuition3
$38,688
Mandatory fees3
$1,538
On-campus housing, cable & phone
$9,214
Food plan (average)
$5,886

Other Estimated Costs

Books and supplies4
$1,250
Transportation4
$1,514
Personal costs4
$1,200

Total
$59,290

Off-Campus Costs (Estimated)

Direct Costs

Annual tuition3
$38,688
Mandatory fees3
$1,538

Other Estimated Costs

Off-campus housing, cable & phone
$10,112
Food plan (average)
$5,790
Books and supplies4
$1,250
Transportation4
$3,058
Personal costs4
$1,200

Total
$61,636

With Parent Costs (Estimated)

Direct Costs

Annual tuition3
$38,688
Mandatory fees3
$1,538

Other Estimated Costs

With parent housing, cable & phone
$1,620
With parent food
$2,790
Books and supplies4
$1,250
Transportation4
$3,058
Personal costs4
$1,200

Total
$50,144

Graduate Costs (Estimated)

State of Maryland Resident

Direct Costs

Annual tuition3
$11,366
Mandatory fees3
$628

Other Estimated Costs

Housing & food off-campus4
$15,902
Personal expenses4
$1,200
Books & supplies4
$1,000
Transportation/other costs4
$3,278

Total
$33,374

Non-Maryland Resident2

Direct Costs

Annual tuition3
$24,770
Mandatory fees3
$628

Other Estimated Costs

Housing & food off-campus4
$15,902
Personal expenses4
$1,200
Books & supplies4
$1,000
Transportation/other costs4
$3,278

Total
$46,778

Please remember, these are only estimates. To view current tuition and fee rates for undergraduate and graduate students, visit www.billpay.umd.edu.


1. Notwithstanding any other provision of this or any university publication, the university reserves the right to make changes in tuition, fees and other charges at any time such changes are deemed necessary by the University System of Maryland Board of Regents. Although changes in tuition, fees and charges ordinarily will be announced in advance, the university reserves the right to make such changes without prior announcement.

2. UMD charges a fee of $125 each semester for enrolled students (admitted after Fall 2017) requiring an I-20 or DS-2019 (for degree-seeking students in J-1 status) issued by the university. Students enrolled in an academic program operating on the 12-week calendar, which requires an I-20 issued by UMD or a DS-2019, will be charged a fee of $62.50 per term. UMD will use the revenue from this fee to enhance support for our international students to include improved academic support, expanded assistance for students transitioning to the U.S. and international student-focused cultural events to foster an engaged, supportive community.

3. Only students pursuing a major in business, engineering and computer science will be charged additional tuition based on credit hours. Get additional information and a breakdown of these charges on our differential tuition page.

4. These figures are averages and will vary from student to student. They are indirect costs not billed by the university.


2022-2023 Academic Year Estimated Costs

The following is the estimated cost for 2022-2023 annual tuition, housing, food and other fees1.

Undergraduate State of Maryland Resident

On-Campus Costs (Estimated)

Direct Costs

Annual tuition & mandatory fees3
$11,232
On-campus housing, cable & phone
$8,860
Food plan (average)
$5,716

Other Estimated Costs

Books and supplies4
$1,250
Transportation/other costs4
$2,578

Total
$29,636

Off-Campus Costs (Estimated)

Direct Costs

Annual tuition & mandatory fees3
$11,232

Other Estimated Costs

Off-campus housing, cable & phone
$9,460
Food plan (average)
$5,600
Books and supplies4
$1,250
Transportation/other costs4
$4,258

Total
$31,800

With Parent Costs (Estimated)

Direct Costs

Annual tuition & mandatory fees3
$11,232

Other Estimated Costs

With parent housing, cable & phone
$1,540
With parent food
$2,690
Books and supplies4
$1,250
Transportation/other costs4
$4,258

Total
$20,970

 


Undergraduate Non-Maryland Resident2

On-Campus Costs (Estimated)

Direct Costs

Annual tuition & mandatory fees3
$39,468
On-campus housing, cable & phone
$8,860
Food plan (average)
$5,716

Other Estimated Costs

Books and supplies4
$1,250
Transportation/other costs4
$2,578

Total
$57,872

Off-Campus Costs (Estimated)

Direct Costs

Annual tuition & mandatory fees3
$39,468

Other Estimated Costs

Off-campus housing, cable & phone
$9,460
Food plan (average)
$5,600
Books and supplies4
$1,250
Transportation/other costs4
$4,258

Total
$60,036

With Parent Costs (Estimated)

Direct Costs

Annual tuition & mandatory fees3
$39,468

Other Estimated Costs

With parent housing, cable & phone
$1,540
With parent food
$2,690
Books and supplies4
$1,250
Transportation/other costs4
$4,258

Total
$49,206

Graduate Costs (Estimated)

State of Maryland Resident

Direct Costs

Annual tuition & mandatory fees3
$11,994

Other Estimated Costs

Housing & food off-campus4
$15,060
Personal expenses4
$1,200
Books & supplies4
$1,000
Transportation/other costs4
$3,278

Total
$32,532

Non-Maryland Resident2

Direct Costs

Annual tuition & mandatory fees3
$25,398

Other Estimated Costs

Housing & food off-campus4
$15,060
Personal expenses4
$1,200
Books & supplies4
$1,000
Transportation/other costs4
$3,278

Total
$45,936

Please remember, these are only estimates. To view current tuition and fee rates for undergraduate and graduate students, visit www.billpay.umd.edu.


1. Notwithstanding any other provision of this or any university publication, the university reserves the right to make changes in tuition, fees and other charges at any time such changes are deemed necessary by the University System of Maryland Board of Regents. Although changes in tuition, fees and charges ordinarily will be announced in advance, the university reserves the right to make such changes without prior announcement.

2. UMD charges a fee of $125 each semester for enrolled students (admitted after Fall 2017) requiring an I-20 or DS-2019 (for degree-seeking students in J-1 status) issued by the university. Students enrolled in an academic program operating on the 12-week calendar, which requires an I-20 issued by UMD or a DS-2019, will be charged a fee of $62.50 per term. UMD will use the revenue from this fee to enhance support for our international students to include improved academic support, expanded assistance for students transitioning to the U.S. and international student-focused cultural events to foster an engaged, supportive community.

3. Only students pursuing a major in business, engineering and computer science will be charged additional tuition based on credit hours. Get additional information and a breakdown of these charges on our differential tuition page.

4. These figures are averages and will vary from student to student. They are indirect costs not billed by the university.