Virginia Tech Calculation of Surcharge for Excess Credit Hours (125% rule)
  2010-2011
Excess Credit Hour Tuition Surcharge Per Credit Hour, Up to 12 Credit Hours per Term (5 Hours Summer) $323
Guidance: Financial Aid Surcharge Factsheet

Tuition and Fees for Fall and Spring Semesters, 2010 - 2011

(Rates are subject to change)

Payment Deadlines
Fall 2010 - August 10, 2010
Spring 2011 - January 10, 2011
Notice to students enrolled on or after August 1, 2006
In compliance with Virginia state law, students classified as in-state undergraduate students who enroll at a state educational institution August 1, 2006 or later will be assessed a tuition surcharge for each semester after 125% of the degree requirements for their program has been completed. The amount of the surcharge, established by the State Council for Higher Education in Virginia, is equal to 100% of the Average Cost of Education for the institution less tuition and mandatory Educational and General fees for in state undergraduates. Please refer to the Office of the University Registrar for additional information and exemptions to the surcharge.

Undergraduate - Virginia Resident

  Per Hour 1-3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Tuition - Virginia Resident 310.00 930.00 1,240.00 1,550.00 1,860.00 2,170.00 2,480.00 2,790.00 3,100.00 3,410.00 3,719.50
ARRA Credit -5.50 -16.50 -22.00 -27.50 -33.00 -38.50 -44.00 -49.50 -55.00 -60.50 -65.00
Net Amount 304.50 913.50 1,218.00 1,522.50 1,827.00 2,131.50 2,436.00 2,740.50 3,045.00 3,349.50 3,654.50
Academic Fee   154.00 154.00 154.00 154.00 308.00 308.00 308.00 308.00 308.00 308.00
Technology Fee   10.75 10.75 10.75 10.75 21.50 21.50 21.50 21.50 21.50 21.50
Comprehensive Fees  
Student Activity Fee   93.25 93.25 93.25 93.25 186.50 186.50 186.50 186.50 186.50 186.50
Health Fee   0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 163.00
Athletic Fee   0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 128.50
Bus Fee   26.00 26.00 26.00 26.00 52.00 52.00 52.00 52.00 52.00 52.00
Recreational Sports Fee   59.00 59.00 59.00 59.00 118.00 118.00 118.00 118.00 118.00 118.00
Student Services Fee   48.75 48.75 48.75 48.75 97.50 97.50 97.50 97.50 97.50 97.50
Total Tuition & Fees - VA Resident   1,305.25 1,609.75 1,914.25 2,218.75 2,915.00 3,219.50 3,524.00 3,828.50 4,133.00 4,729.50

FULL-TIME UNDERGRADUATE VIRGINIA RESIDENTS WILL RECEIVE A $65 PER SEMESTER AMERICAN REINVESTMENT AND RECOVERY ACT (ARRA) MITIGATION GRANT TO OFFSET COSTS OF TUITION AND FEES RESULTING IN A NET TUITION RATE OF $3,654.50. REDUCED AMOUNTS WILL BE AVAILABLE TO PART-TIME STUDENTS.

UNDERGRADUATE ENGINEERING COURSE FEE (Level 1000, 2000, 3000 and 4000 courses in engineering and computer science) $30 per credit hour

STUDENTS IN ARCHITECTURE, INDUSTRIAL DESIGN, INTERIOR DESIGN AND LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE WHO BEGIN THEIR PROGRAM FALL 2008 OR LATER WILL BE ASSESSED THE ARCHITECTURE & DESIGN FEE AS FOLLOWS:

   (7 or more credit hours): $325.00 per semester
   (1-6 credit hours): $162.50 per semester

Undergraduate - Non-Virginia Resident

  Per Hour 1-3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Tuition - Non-Virginia Resident 854.00 2,562.00 3,416.00 4,270.00 5,124.00 5,978.00 6,832.00 7,686.00 8,540.00 9,394.00 10,249.00
Academic Fee   154.00 154.00 154.00 154.00 308.00 308.00 308.00 308.00 308.00 308.00
Technology Fee   10.75 10.75 10.75 10.75 21.50 21.50 21.50 21.50 21.50 21.50
Capital & Equipment Fee (Non-resident only)   142.25 142.25 142.25 142.25 284.50 284.50 284.50 284.50 284.50 284.50
Comprehensive Fees  
Student Activity Fee   93.25 93.25 93.25 93.25 186.50 186.50 186.50 186.50 186.50 186.50
Health Fee   0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 163.00
Athletic Fee   0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 128.50
Bus Fee   26.00 26.00 26.00 26.00 52.00 52.00 52.00 52.00 52.00 52.00
Recreational Sports Fee   59.00 59.00 59.00 59.00 118.00 118.00 118.00 118.00 118.00 118.00
Student Services Fee   48.75 48.75 48.75 48.75 97.50 97.50 97.50 97.50 97.50 97.50
Total Tuition & Fees - Non-VA Resident   3,096.00 3,950.00 4,804.00 5,658.00 7,046.00 7,900.00 8,754.00 9,608.00 10,462.00 11,608.50

UNDERGRADUATE ENGINEERING COURSE FEE (Level 1000, 2000, 3000 and 4000 courses in engineering and computer science) $30 per credit hour

STUDENTS IN ARCHITECTURE, INDUSTRIAL DESIGN, INTERIOR DESIGN AND LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE WHO BEGIN THEIR PROGRAM FALL 2008 OR LATER WILL BE ASSESSED THE ARCHITECTURE & DESIGN FEE AS FOLLOWS:

   (7 or more credit hours): $325.00 per semester
   (1-6 credit hours): $162.50 per semester

Graduate

  Per Hour 1-3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Tuition - Virginia Resident 488.00 1,464.00 1,952.00 2,440.00 2,928.00 3,416.00 3,904.00 4,391.50
Tuition - Non-Virginia Resident 957.75 2,873.25 3,831.00 4,788.75 5,746.50 6,704.25 7,662.00 8,619.00
Academic Fee   154.00 154.00 154.00 154.00 308.00 308.00 308.00
Technology Fee   10.75 10.75 10.75 10.75 21.50 21.50 21.50
Capital & Equipment Fee (Non-resident only)   142.25 142.25 142.25 142.25 284.50 284.50 284.50
Comprehensive Fees  
Student Activity Fee   93.25 93.25 93.25 93.25 186.50 186.50 186.50
Health Fee   0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 163.00
Athletic Fee   0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 128.50
Bus Fee   26.00 26.00 26.00 26.00 52.00 52.00 52.00
Recreational Sports Fee   59.00 59.00 59.00 59.00 118.00 118.00 118.00
Student Services Fee   48.75 48.75 48.75 48.75 97.50 97.50 97.50
Total Tuition & Fees - VA Resident   1,855.75 2,343.75 2,831.75 3,319.75 4,199.50 4,687.50 5,466.50
Total Tuition & Fees - Non-VA Resident   3,407.25 4,365.00 5,322.75 6,280.50 7,772.25 8,730.00 9,978.50

GRADUATE ENGINEERING STUDENTS WHO BEGAN THEIR GRADUATE PROGRAM FALL, 2007 OR LATER WILL BE ASSESSED A NON-REFUNDABLE ENGINEERING FEE AS FOLLOWS:

   (7-9 credit hours) $360.00 per semester
   (1-6 credit hours) $180.00 per semester

STUDENTS IN ARCHITECTURE, INDUSTRIAL DESIGN, INTERIOR DESIGN AND LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE WHO BEGIN THEIR PROGRAM FALL 2008 OR LATER WILL BE ASSESSED THE ARCHITECTURE & DESIGN FEE AS FOLLOWS:

   (7 or more credit hours): $325.00 per semester
   (1-6 credit hours): $162.50 per semester

     
Masters of Business Administration Supplemental Fee:

Masters of Business Administration students who began their graduate program Fall, 2010 or later will be assessed a Masters of Business Administration Supplemental Fee as follows:
 
In State Out of State
Additional Per Semester Fee (full time) 1,950.00 1,950.00

Extended or Virtual Campus Graduate

  Per Hour 1-3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Tuition--Virginia Resident 544.00 1,632.00 2,176.00 2,720.00 3,264.00 3,808.00 4,352.00 4,895.00
Tuition - Non-Virginia Resident 1,029.25 3,087.75 4,117.00 5,146.25 6,175.50 7,204.75 8,234.00 9,262.50
Academic Fee   154.00 154.00 154.00 154.00 308.00 308.00 308.00
Technology Fee   10.75 10.75 10.75 10.75 21.50 21.50 21.50
Capital & Equipment Fee (Non-resident only)   142.25 142.25 142.25 142.25 284.50 284.50 284.50
Total - Virginia Resident   1,796.75 2,340.75 2,884.75 3,428.75 4,137.50 4,681.50 5,224.50
Total - Non-Virginia Resident   3,394.75 4,424.00 5,453.25 6,482.50 7,818.75 8,848.00 9,876.50

GRADUATE ENGINEERING STUDENTS WHO BEGAN THEIR GRADUATE PROGRAM FALL, 2007 OR LATER WILL BE ASSESSED A NON-REFUNDABLE ENGINEERING FEE AS FOLLOWS:

   (7-9 credit hours) $360.00 per semester
   (1-6 credit hours) $180.00 per semester

STUDENTS IN ARCHITECTURE, INDUSTRIAL DESIGN, INTERIOR DESIGN AND LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE WHO BEGIN THEIR PROGRAM FALL 2008 OR LATER WILL BE ASSESSED THE ARCHITECTURE & DESIGN FEE AS FOLLOWS:

   (7 or more credit hours): $325.00 per semester
   (1-6 credit hours): $162.50 per semester

     
Masters of Business Administration Supplemental Fee:

Masters of Business Administration students who began their graduate program Fall, 2010 or later will be assessed a Masters of Business Administration Supplemental Fee as follows:
 
In State Out of State
Additional Per Semester Fee (full time) Part-time Students: $162.50 per credit hour 1,950.00 1,950.00

Veterinary Medicine (VA/MD Residents)

  Tuition (VA/MD Res) Semester Academic Fee Technology Fee Vet Med Facility Fee Capital & Equipment Fee Comp Fees Total
1st - 3rd Year
8,062.50 Fall 308.00 21.50 700.00 0.00 745.50 9,837.50
8,062.50 Spring 308.00 21.50 700.00 0.00 745.50 9,837.50
Per Year: 19,675.00
4th Year
2,549.75 Summer I
2010
140.25 10.00 0.00 0.00 341.25 3,041.25
2,549.75 Summer II
2010
140.25 10.00 0.00 0.00 341.25 3,041.25
5,512.75 Fall 308.00 21.50 700.00 0.00 745.50 7,287.75
5,512.75 Spring 308.00 21.50 700.00 0.00 745.50 7,287.75
Per Year: 20,658.00

Veterinary Medicine (Non-VA/MD Residents)

  Tuition (Non VA/MD Res) Semester Academic Fee Technology Fee Vet Med Facility Fee Capital & Equipment Fee Comp Fees Total
1st - 3rd Year
19,292.50 Fall 308.00 21.50 700.00 284.50 745.50 21,352.00
19,292.50 Spring 308.00 21.50 700.00 284.50 745.50 21,352.00
Per Year: 42,704.00
4th Year
6,183.50 Summer I
2010
140.25 10.00 0.00 97.50 341.25 6,772.50
6,183.50 Summer II
2010
140.25 10.00 0.00 97.50 341.25 6,772.50
13,109.00 Fall 308.00 21.50 700.00 284.50 745.50 15,168.50
13,109.00 Spring 308.00 21.50 700.00 284.50 745.50 15,168.50
Per Year: 43,882.00

Board Rates Per Semester

   
On or Off Campus:
Premium Flex Plan 1,523.00
Major Flex Plan 1,318.00
Mega Flex Plan 1,418.00
Off Campus Only:
Minor Flex Plan 700.00
Commuter Cash Plan 201.00

Room Rates Per Semester

  Room Communications Charge Total
Upper Quad (Thomas, Monteith, Brodie, Rasche) 1,558.50 154.50 1,713.00
Lower/Prairie Quad (Eggleston, East Campbell, Vawter, Barringer, Johnson, Lee, Pritchard, O'Shaugnessy, Ambler Johnston, Slusher, Miles) 1,672.50 154.50 1,827.00
Cochrane 2,123.50 154.50 2,278.00
Payne Park (Harper, New Residence East, Peddrew-Yates):
Traditional-Double 1,858.50 154.50 2,013.00
Traditional-Single 2,601.50 154.50 2,756.00
Suite-Double 2,273.50 154.50 2,428.00
Suite-Single 3,199.50 154.50 3,354.00
Large Suite-Double 2,332.50 154.50 2,487.00
Special Purpose Housing 2,130.50 154.50 2,285.00
Main Campbell, Newman
Double 1,907.50 154.50 2,062.00
Single 2,652.50 154.50 2,807.00
Hillcrest (Honors Program)
Double 2,063.50 154.50 2,218.00
Single 2,867.50 154.50 3,022.00
Donaldson Brown Graduate Center
Double 2,390.50 154.50 2,545.00
Single 3,317.50 154.50 3,472.00
New Hall West
Double 2,390.50 154.50 2,545.00
Single 3,317.50 154.50 3,472.00

Center for European Studies and Architecture:
Note: Charges are per semester.

  Tuition Academic Fee Technology Fee Capital & Equipment Fee Activity Fee Room & Board Less Deposit Total
Undergraduate
VA Resident 3,719.50
ARRA Credit -65.00
Net Amount 3,654.50 308.00 21.50 0.00 117.00 5,981.00 600.00 9,547.00
 
Non-VA Resident 10,249.00 308.00 21.50 284.50 117.00 5,981.00 600.00 16,361.00
Graduate:
VA Resident 4,391.50 308.00 21.50 0.00 117.00 5,981.00 600.00 10,219.00
Non-VA Resident 8,619.00 308.00 21.50 284.50 117.00 5,981.00 600.00 14,731.00

Study Abroad Program

  Tuition-per credit hour (3 credit hr minimum) Academic Fee (1-6 hours) Academic Fee (7 or more hours) Technology Fee (1-6 hours) Technology Fee (7 or more hours) Capital & Equipment Fee (1-6 hours) Capital & Equipment Fee (7 or more hours)
Undergraduate:
VA Resident 248.00
ARRA Credit -4.00
Net Amount 244.00 123.25 246.50 10.75 21.50 0.00 0.00
 
Non-VA Resident 683.00 123.25 246.50 10.75 21.50 142.25 284.50
Graduate:
VA Resident 390.00 123.25 246.50 10.75 21.50 0.00 0.00
Non-VA Resident 766.00 123.25 246.50 10.75 21.50 142.25 284.50

Special Programs

     
Masters of Information Technology (MIT) *
Extended Campus Tuition rates and an additional per credit hour program fee is charged for (MIT) students:
In State Out of State
Extended Campus per credit hour 544.00 1,029.25
Additional program fee per credit hour 136.00 257.25
Total per credit hour (per semester) 680.00 1,286.50
     
Masters of Business Administration Supplemental Fee:

Masters of Business Administration students who began their graduate program Fall, 2010 or later will be assessed a Masters of Business Administration Supplemental Fee as follows:
 
In State Out of State
Additional Per Semester Fee (full time) 1,950.00 1,950.00

Masters of Public Health (MPH) Supplemental Fee:

MASTERS OF PUBLIC HEALTH STUDENTS WHO BEGAN THEIR GRADUATE PROGRAM FALL, 2010 OR LATER WILL BE ASSESSED A (MPH) FEE AS FOLLOWS:

    (7 or more credit hours) $250.00 per semester (in-state or out-of-state)
    (1-6 credit hours) $125.00 per semester (in-state or out-of-state)

Executive Master of Natural Resources (XMNR) Supplemental Fee:  
In State Out of State
XMNR Students (Fall 2010 Cohort)
Total Tuition and Fees, per semester
10,290.00 14,942.00
     
Masters of Information Security Assurance (MISA) Program:  
In State Out of State
Returning MISA Students
(Spring 2010 Cohort)
Total Tuition and Fees, per semester
20,000.00 N/A
Entering MISA Students (Fall 2010 Cohort)
Total Tuition and Fees, per semester
20,000.00 N/A
     
Professional Master Of Business Administration (PMBA) Program:  
In State Out of State
Entering PMBA Students (Fall 2009 Cohort)
Total Tuition and Fees, per semester
8,250.00 11,817.00
Entering PMBA Students (Fall 2010 Cohort)
Total Tuition and Fees, per semester
8,574.50 13,226.50
 
VA Tech / Georgetown Univ. - Master Of Science Degree In Biomedical Technology and Management
A per credit hour program fee is charged in addition to Extended Campus Tuition rates:
 
*per credit hour 1,597.00 (in-state or out-of-state)

Virginia School Personnel
(A reduced tuition rate for school personnel employed full-time in grades K-12 in Virginia Schools)

The reduced tuition rate is applicable only to the in-state portion of tuition. For example, Virginia School Personnel who reside outside of Virginia would receive the reduced tuition rate on the in-state portion of the tuition and the student would be responsible for the full amount of the additional out-of-state tuition charge.

To receive the Virginia School Personnel reduced tuition rate, please
complete the form on the Graduate School's website. Full-time employment in a Virginia school must be verified by the school system and the form returned to the Graduate School for processing. Submission of the form is required each academic year to receive the reduced tuition rate (Fall Semester through Summer sessions).

Tuition Rates  
Undergraduate:
VA Resident per credit hour 186.00
ARRA Credit -3.00
Net Amount 183.00
   
Non-VA Resident per credit hour 730.00
Graduate:
VA Resident per credit hour 293.00
Non-VA Resident per credit hour 762.75
Extended Campus and Virtual Graduate
VA Resident per credit hour 326.50
Non-VA Resident per credit hour 811.75
 

*All students are required to pay a technology fee and academic fee in addition to the tuition fee. If enrolled in 1-6 credit hours, the technology fee is $10.75 and the academic fee is $92.50 per semester. If enrolled in 7 or more credit hours the technology fee is $21.50 and the academic fee is $185.00 per semester. Blacksburg campus students enrolled for more than 3 credit hours per term are also required to pay comprehensive fees. Non-VA residents are required to pay the Capital and Equipment Fee ($142.25 for 1-6 credit hours or $284.50 for 7 or more credit hours).

View tuition and fees, housing and dining, and special rates charts from prior years.