Estimated Graduate Cost of Attendance, 2018-2019

Graduate Living Expenses

The following estimated expenses apply to students in any graduate program. The living expenses estimates used in the cost of attendance reflect modest and restrained expense allowances for University of Virginia students.  Some students will spend more than the estimated amounts while others will spend less, depending on individual lifestyles and circumstances.  Eligibility for financial aid, however, is based on the standard estimated allowance, not on individual preferences and spending habits.  For a breakdown of the comprehensive fee components, please follow this link.



Virginian Non-Virginian
Living Expenses 17,436 17,436
Books and Supplies 1,630 1,630
Total Additional Categories 19,066 19,066


Estimated Total Yearly Cost of Attendance

For the most up-to-date listing of tuition and fees costs per graduate program, visit the Graduate Record on the UREG website.  Add the Total Additional Categories amount above to the tuition and fees costs for your program to estimate your total cost of attendance.

Learn more about how a student's budget may be increased to cover the cost of health insurance.  The allowable amount for 2018-2019 is $2,830.