The information below details a student’s typical annual expenses for the current academic year. It does not reflect any financial aid or scholarship discounts. More than 90 percent of the students at the University of the Incarnate Word receive some form of financial assistance (grants, scholarships, work-study and/or educational loans). If you apply and qualify for financial assistance, you can reduce net price and overall costs.
The total annual cost of attendance is comprised of direct costs (charges for tuition and fees), plus indirect costs (allowances for room and board, books and supplies, transportation and other personal/miscellaneous costs).
Main Campus Undergraduate Costs - 2019-2020 (full-time)
Main Campus Master's programs - 2019-2020
$960 per credit hour + fees
Main Campus Doctoral programs - 2019-2020
$1,000 per credit hour + fees
You can review detailed tuition and fee information and payment plan options online. If you have questions regarding your tuition and fee charges or possible tuition discounts, contact the UIW Business Office at 829-6043.
School of Professional Studies (SPS)
The School of Professional Studies provides convenient, flexible and affordable options with adult students in mind. Course offerings are designed to balance your academic pursuits along with your career, family and social responsibilities. Classes meet one night a week or on Saturday morning to fit your busy schedule or can be taken 100% online. SPS students are eligible for federal Pell grant (undergraduates only, if eligible), federal loans, private loans, outside scholarships and third party payments (like VA or employer reimbursement).
SPS Undergraduate Program 2019-2020
Examples below are for students enrolled half-time (6 hours per semester) during the Summer, Fall, and Spring terms.
SPS Graduate (Master's Level) Programs 2019-2020
Examples below are for students enrolled full-time (6 hours per semester) during the summer, fall and spring terms. Both in classroom and online graduate rates are $960 per credit hour.
SPS Doctoral Programs 2019-2020
Examples below are for students enrolled full-time (3 hours per semester) during the summer, fall and spring terms. Online PhD rates are $1,000 per credit hour.
UIW School of Pharmacy - 2018-2019
$37,500 (per year) + fees
UIW School of Optometry - 2018-2019
$37,600 (per year) + fees
UIW School of Physical Therapy - 2018-2019
$930 per credit hour + fees
Doctor of Nursing Practice - 2018-2019
$935 per credit hour + fees
School of Osteopathic Medicine
The UIW School of Osteopathic Medicine charges an annual tuition. The student fee is charged all in the Fall semester, and covers the cost of books and necessary equipment.
Phase 1, Class of 2021: