Virginia Tech Calculation of Surcharge for Excess Credit Hours (125% rule)
  2012-2013
Excess Credit Hour Tuition Surcharge Per Credit Hour, Up to 12 Credit Hours per Term (5 Hours Summer) $276 (Estimated)
Guidance: Financial Aid Surcharge Factsheet

Tuition and Fees for Fall and Spring Semesters, 2012 - 2013

Payment Deadlines
Fall 2012 - August 10, 2012
Spring 2013 - January 10, 2013
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

  Per Hour 1-3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Tuition - Virginia Resident 382.75 1,148.25 1,531.00 1,913.75 2,296.50 2,679.25 3,062.00 3,444.75 3,827.50 4,210.25 4,593.50
Tuition - Non-Virginia Resident 982.25 2,946.75 3,929.00 4,911.25 5,893.50 6,875.75 7,858.00 8,840.25 9,822.50 10,804.75 11,787.50
Technology Fee   15.75 15.75 15.75 15.75 31.50 31.50 31.50 31.50 31.50 31.50
Capital & Equipment Fee (Non-resident only)   151.00 151.00 151.00 151.00 302.00 302.00 302.00 302.00 302.00 302.00
Comprehensive Fees  
Student Activity Fee   109.25 109.25 109.25 109.25 218.50 218.50 218.50 218.50 218.50 218.50
Health Fee   0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 181.00
Athletic Fee   0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 133.50
Bus Fee   27.25 27.25 27.25 27.25 54.50 54.50 54.50 54.50 54.50 54.50
Recreational Sports Fee   66.25 66.25 66.25 66.25 132.50 132.50 132.50 132.50 132.50 132.50
Student Services Fee   58.25 58.25 58.25 58.25 116.50 116.50 116.50 116.50 116.50 116.50
Total Tuition & Fees - VA Resident   1,425.00 1,807.75 2,190.50 2,573.25 3,232.75 3,615.50 3,998.25 4,381.00 4,763.75 5,461.50
Total Tuition & Fees - Non-VA Resident   3,374.50 4,356.75 5,339.00 6,321.25 7,731.25 8,713.50 9,695.75 10,678.00 11,660.25 12,957.50

Important: In addition to the tuition and fees described above, various course and lab fees may be assessed depending on the course(s) in which the student is enrolled. These fees are used to support extraordinary course-specific costs (e.g., extraordinary laboratory materials or equipment, course materials retained by the student, etc.). These fees are subject to the university's existing refund policies and procedures. Students should review their account upon adding or dropping courses.

UNDERGRADUATE ENGINEERING COURSE FEE $30 per credit hour

STUDENTS IN ARCHITECTURE, INDUSTRIAL DESIGN, INTERIOR DESIGN AND LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE WHO BEGAN 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 593.25 1,779.75 2,373.00 2,966.25 3,559.50 4,152.75 4,746.00 5,338.50
Tuition - Non-Virginia Resident 1,162.50 3,487.50 4,650.00 5,812.50 6,975.00 8,137.50 9,300.00 10,463.00
Technology Fee   15.75 15.75 15.75 15.75 31.50 31.50 31.50
Capital & Equipment Fee (Non-resident only)   151.00 151.00 151.00 151.00 302.00 302.00 302.00
Comprehensive Fees  
Student Activity Fee   109.25 109.25 109.25 109.25 218.50 218.50 218.50
Health Fee   0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 181.00
Athletic Fee   0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 133.50
Bus Fee   27.25 27.25 27.25 27.25 54.50 54.50 54.50
Recreational Sports Fee   66.25 66.25 66.25 66.25 132.50 132.50 132.50
Student Services Fee   58.25 58.25 58.25 58.25 116.50 116.50 116.50
Total Tuition & Fees - VA Resident   2,056.50 2,649.75 3,243.00 3,836.25 4,706.25 5,299.50 6,206.50
Total Tuition & Fees - Non-VA Resident   3,915.25 5,077.75 6,240.25 7,402.75 8,993.00 10,155.50 11,633.00

Important: In addition to the tuition and fees described above, various course and lab fees may be assessed depending on the course(s) in which the student is enrolled. These fees are used to support extraordinary course-specific costs (e.g., extraordinary laboratory materials or equipment, course materials retained by the student, etc.). These fees are subject to the university's existing refund policies and procedures. Students should review their account upon adding or dropping courses.

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 BEGAN 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 admitted 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 (Part-time Students: $162.50 per credit hour) 1,950.00 1,950.00

Extended Campus and Virtual Campus Graduate

  Per Hour 1-3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Tuition--Virginia Resident 656.75 1,970.25 2,627.00 3,283.75 3,940.50 4,597.25 5,254.00 5,911.00
Tuition - Non-Virginia Resident 1,246.50 3,739.50 4,986.00 6,232.50 7,479.00 8,725.50 9,972.00 11,217.50
Technology Fee   15.75 15.75 15.75 15.75 31.50 31.50 31.50
Capital & Equipment Fee (Non-resident only)   151.00 151.00 151.00 151.00 302.00 302.00 302.00
Total - Virginia Resident   1,986.00 2,642.75 3,299.50 3,956.25 4,628.75 5,285.50 5,942.50
Total - Non-Virginia Resident   3,906.25 5,152.75 6,399.25 7,645.75 9,059.00 10,305.50 11,551.00

STUDENTS ATTENDING THE NORTHERN VIRGINIA CENTER WILL BE ASSESSED A STUDENT SERVICES FEE AS FOLLOWS:

    (7-9 credit hours) $52.00 per semester
    (1-6 credit hours) $26.00 per semester.

Important: In addition to the tuition and fees described above, various course and lab fees may be assessed depending on the course(s) in which the student is enrolled. These fees are used to support extraordinary course-specific costs (e.g., extraordinary laboratory materials or equipment, course materials retained by the student, etc.). These fees are subject to the university's existing refund policies and procedures. Students should review their account upon adding or dropping courses.

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 BEGAN 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 (Part-time Students: $162.50 per credit hour) 1,950.00 1,950.00

Veterinary Medicine (VA/MD Residents)

  Tuition (VA/MD Res) Semester Technology Fee Vet Med Facility Fee Capital & Equipment Fee Comp Fees Total
1st - 3rd Year
9,081.50 Fall 31.50 767.50 0.00 836.50 10,717.00
9,081.50 Spring 31.50 767.50 0.00 836.50 10,717.00
Per Year: 21,434.00
4th Year
2,907.25 Summer I
2012
11.75 0.00 0.00 402.50 3,321.50
2,907.25 Summer II
2012
11.75 0.00 0.00 402.50 3,321.50
6,174.25 Fall 31.50 767.50 0.00 836.50 7,809.75
6,174.25 Spring 31.50 767.50 0.00 836.50 7,809.75
Per Year: 22,262.50

Veterinary Medicine (Non-VA/MD Residents)

  Tuition (Non VA/MD Res) Semester Technology Fee Vet Med Facility Fee Capital & Equipment Fee Comp Fees Total
1st - 3rd Year
21,245.50 Fall 31.50 767.50 302.00 836.50 23,183.00
21,245.50 Spring 31.50 767.50 302.00 836.50 23,183.00
Per Year: 46,366.00
4th Year
6,807.83 Summer I
2012
11.75 0.00 142.25 402.50 7,364.33
6,807.83 Summer II
2012
11.75 0.00 142.25 402.50 7,364.33
14,437.67 Fall 31.50 767.50 302.00 836.50 16,375.17
14,437.67 Spring 31.50 767.50 302.00 836.50 16,375.17
Per Year: 47,479.00

Board Rates Per Semester

   
On or Off Campus:
Premium Flex Plan 1608.00
Mega Flex Plan 1503.00
Major Flex Plan 1403.00
Off Campus Only:
Minor Flex Plan 744.00
Commuter Cash Plan 201.00

Room Rates Per Semester

Residence Total per Semester
Upper Quad (Thomas, Monteith, Brodie, Rasche) 2,095.00
Lower/Prairie Quad (Eggleston, East Campbell, Vawter, Barringer, Lee, Pritchard, O'Shaugnessy, Slusher, Miles) 2,224.00
Cochrane 2,734.00
Payne Park (Harper, New Residence East, Peddrew-Yates):
Traditional-Double 2,434.00
Traditional-Single 3,275.00
Suite-Double 2,904.00
Suite-Single 3,952.00
Large Suite-Double 2,971.00
Special Purpose Housing 2,742.00
East Ambler Johnston Residential College
Traditional-Double 2,855.00
Private Bath-Double 3,246.00
Efficiency-Double 3,285.00
Main Campbell
Double 2,490.00
Single 3,333.00
Hillcrest (Honors Program)
Double 2,666.00
Single 3,576.00
Donaldson Brown Graduate Center
Double 3,036.00
Single 4,086.00
New Hall West
Double 3,036.00
Single 4,086.00
Oak Lane IV 3,246.00

Center for European Studies and Architecture:

  Tuition Technology Fee Capital & Equipment Fee Activity Fee Room & Board Less Deposit Total
Undergraduate
VA Resident 4,593.50 31.50 0.00 117.00 6,468.00 600.00 10,610.00
 
Non-VA Resident 11,787.50 31.50 302.00 117.00 6,468.00 600.00 18,106.00
Graduate:
VA Resident 5,338.50 31.50 0.00 117.00 6,468.00 600.00 11,355.00
Non-VA Resident 10,463.00 31.50 302.00 117.00 6,468.00 600.00 16,781.50

Study Abroad Program

  Tuition-per credit hour (3 credit hr minimum) 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 306.00 15.75 31.50 0.00 0.00
 
Non-VA Resident 786.00 15.75 31.50 151.00 302.00
Graduate:
VA Resident 475.00 15.75 31.50 0.00 0.00
Non-VA Resident 930.00 15.75 31.50 151.00 302.00

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 656.75 1246.50
Additional program fee per credit hour 145.25 145.25
Total per credit hour (per semester) 802.00 1391.75
     
Masters of Business Administration Supplemental Fee:

Masters of Business Administration students admitted 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 (Part-time Students: $162.50 per credit hour) 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 (Spring 2012 Cohort)
Total Tuition and Fees, per semester

10,710.00

15,522.00
XMNR Students (Spring 2013 Cohort)
Total Tuition and Fees, per semester

10,345.50

15,954.00
     
Professional Master Of Business Administration (PMBA) Program:  
In State Out of State
Fall 2011 Cohort
Total Tuition and Fees, per semester
8925.50 13752.00
Fall 2012 Cohort
Total Tuition and Fees, per semester
8981.00 14589.50
 
VA Tech / Georgetown Univ. - Master Of Science Degree In Biomedical Technology and Management:  
*per credit hour 1701.25 (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 230.00
   
Non-VA Resident per credit hour 828.00
Graduate:
VA Resident per credit hour 356.00
Non-VA Resident per credit hour 925.25
Extended Campus and Virtual Graduate
VA Resident per credit hour 394.00
Non-VA Resident per credit hour 983.75
 

*All students are required to pay a technology fee in addition to the tuition fee. If enrolled in 1-6 credit hours, the technology fee is $15.75. If enrolled in 7 or more credit hours the technology fee is $31.50. Blacksburg campus students enrolled for more than 3 credit hours per term are also required to pay comprehensive fees and students at the Northern Virginia Center for more than 3 credit hours are required to pay the Northern Virginia Student Services Fee. Non-VA residents are required to pay the Capital and Equipment Fee ($151.00 for 1-6 credit hours or $302.00 for 7 or more credit hours).

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