M.Arch Tuition

Archie Kinney Shelter

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Per SemesterPer Semester

The School has a one-time non-refundable (please see Cancellation Policy below for details) registration deposit of $1,000. The deposit will be applied to the first semester tuition upon enrollment.

The school offers a seven semester Master of Architecture program (equivalent to three academic years + one summer). The program is available to applicants that have a Bachelor’s degree in any field of study. Curriculum information is available here.

Applicants may complete the program in five semesters with the maximum allowable transfer credits. Credits for coursework from other colleges and universities may be transferable from accredited, approved colleges, universities, and programs, provided the work is equivalent to a graduate-level course at The School of Architecture and a grade of B- or better was earned. The School will accept up to 42 credits or 1/3 of the total program requirements in transfer (whichever is less).

Total tuition and student housing costs for the applicants that qualify for the five-semester program is $93,250. Total tuition and student housing costs for the applicants that qualify for the seven-semester program is $130,550.

You may make payments for tuition and fees online using the button below. If you are applying to the M.Arch program, you may also pay the $50 application fee here.

Clicking the button below will take you to our general payments page where you may make online payments to the school.

Potential Additional Expenses

Overall cost of additional expenses is estimated as follows (depending on personal circumstances):
Transportation: $3,000
Books & Supplies: $1,000
Computer Expenses: $1,000
Personal Expenses: $4,000

Students residing in premium housing should contact us about additional housing expenses.

Tuition Refunds

Tuition and other fees are refundable on the following schedule:
Up to matriculation or continuation date: 100%
Within the 90-day Probation Period: 75%
Thereafter prorate less: 10% Non-refundable fees are: $1000-year one tuition deposit, $50 application fee, $225 accident insurance fee (may change annually), $1,775 activity fee (may change annually)

Cancellation Policy

An applicant who provides written notice of cancellation within three days (excluding Saturday, Sunday and federal and state holidays) of signing an enrollment agreement is entitled to a refund of all monies paid. No later than 30 days of receiving the notice of cancellation, the School shall provide a 100% refund. An applicant requesting cancellation more than three days after signing an enrollment agreement and making an initial payment, but prior to entering the school, is entitled to a refund of all refundable monies paid.

Scholarships and Financial Aid

For information about Scholarships and Financial Aid, click below.