• Main Campus

    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)

    On-Campus Off-Campus
      Cost for Year   Cost for Year
    Tuition $ 29,900 Tuition $ 29,900
    Fees* $ 1,276 Fees* $ 1,276
    Books $ 1,400 Books $ 1,400
    Room & Board $ 12,824 Room $0
    Total $ 45,400 Total $ 32,576
    Health Insurance* $1,869 Health Insurance* $1,869
    Total $47,269 Total $34,445
    *UIW Health Insurance can be waived if student is insured.
    Main Campus Undergraduate Estimated Cost Worksheet 

    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.

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  • 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.

    In Classroom $425 per credit hour Online $530 per credit hour
      Cost for Year   Cost for Year

    Tuition

    $7,650 Tuition $9,540
    Fees* $0 Fees* $0
    Books $300 Books $300
    Total $7,950 Total $9,840
    *Costs for books, housing, and transportation are NOT charged by UIW for off-campus living, but you may receive aid to assist with those expenses. 

    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.

    Off-Campus - Full-Time - Summer, Fall, and Spring 
    Tuition $17,280
    Fees $0
    Books $1,050
    Total $18,330
    *Costs for books, room/board, and transportation/personal are NOT charged by UIW for Off-Campus living, but the student may receive aid or borrow loans to assist with those expenses.  

    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.

    Off-Campus - Full-Time - Summer, Fall, and Spring 
    Tuition $9,000
    Fees $0
    Books $1,800
    Total $10,800
    *Costs for books, room/board, and transportation/personal are NOT charged by UIW for Off-Campus living, but the student may receive aid or borrow loans to assist with those expenses.  
  • Professional Programs

    UIW School of Pharmacy - 2019-2020

    $38,000 (per year) + fees

    UIW School of Optometry - 2019-2020

    $38,100 (per year) + fees

    UIW School of Physical Therapy - 2019-2020

    $940 per credit hour + fees

    Doctor of Nursing Practice - 2019-2020

    $950 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 2023:

    Costs Fall 2019 Spring 2020
    Tuition $27,500 $27,500
    Student Fee $2,000  $0
    Health Insurance (can be waived if student has their own coverage)  $940 $929
    Living expense disbursement dates (estimated) July 14, 2019

    February 8, 2020