Tuition and Related Costs

Tuition and fees are subject to change.

2014-2015 Schedule

Tuition
Summer 2014
Degree Program $16,198
Diploma Program $13,946
12-Week Full-Credit Program $13,946
Tuition Prepayment for 12-Week Program * $100
Fall 2014
Degree Program $18,900
Diploma Program $16,294
Spring 2015
Degree Program
$18,900
Diploma Program $16,294
Comprehensive Fee
Charged per semester of attendance to all students for cost of noncurricular facilities, programs, and services.  
Full-time Students $555
Part-time Students (6 credits or fewer) $277
Health Insurance
Charged once per academic year—may be waived
Fall 2014 (covers student for entire year) $TBD
Spring 2015 (charged to students who did not attend fall 2014) $TBD
Summer 2014 (charged to students who did not attend fall 2013 or spring 2014) $652
Residence Hall/Full Meal Plan
Housing Prepayment * $300
Summer 2014 $7,383
Fall 2014 $8,686
Spring 2015 $8,686
Miscellaneous Fees
Per-Credit Fee (Charged for part-time study authorized by the Counseling and Advising Center and for registered credits beyond maximum limit of program: degree, 16 credits; diploma, 13 credits.) $1,338
Extra Private Instruction—2 credits (See Registration Manual for limits to private instruction.) $2,676
Extra Private Instruction—1 credit (See Registration Manual for limits to private instruction.) $1,338
Late Check-in Fee (per semester) ** $250
Late Payment Fee (per semester) *** $250
Facilities-Only Fee Per Semester (nonenrolled) $315
Make-up Examinations (midterm/final) $15/25
Entering Student Fees
Application (nonrefundable) $150
Tuition Deposit (May be refundable if the Office of Admissions is notified of nonattendance plans for the summer by April 1, for the fall by May 1, and for the spring by October 15. The tuition deposit is credited toward tuition charges in the first semester of attendance.) $1,000
Mandatory Laptop Computer (Charged in first semester of attendance. A 6.25% Massachusetts sales tax is applied.) $3,107.81
Five-Week Summer Performance Program
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* Prepayments are deducted from remaining charges.

** A fee will be charged for late check-in with the registrar. See the schedule below (for each day, cutoff time is 11:59 p.m.).

Summer 2014: check-in is late after May 23, 2014.

Fall 2014: check-in is late after September 5, 2014.

Spring 2015: check-in is late after January 16, 2015.

*** A fee will be charged for late payment of tuition and fees. See the schedule below.

Summer 2014: payment is late if received after May 15, 2014.

Fall 2014: payment is late if received after August 1, 2014.

Spring 2015: payment is late if received after January 8, 2015.


For the cost of attendance (charges billed directly to you by Berklee as well as indirect costs that go along with attending school), visit berklee.edu/financial-aid/cost-of-attendance.html.

Collection Policy (pdf)
Student Financial Acknowledgement Obligation Policy (pdf)