The Cost of Attendance (COA) is based on estimated student expenses that include direct costs such as tuition and fees, as well as indirect costs such as housing, books/supplies and personal/ miscellaneous expenses. The COA assumes you will be enrolled
full-time. These estimated budgets are used to award financial aid and are published annually.
Since COA differs based on program, carefully review the COA for your program of interest below.
*Many graduate programs provide full or partial support. Please check individual program websites for more information.
The Western Regional Graduate Program (WRGP) allows master’s, graduate certificate, and PhD students who are residents of the WICHE member states to enroll in one of our participating WRGP's and pay Colorado in-state tuition.
You may be eligible for fellowships and grants based on financial need, educational background, discipline, professional affiliation, and cultural identity.
Are you a current employee of the University of Colorado? Faculty and staff may be eligible for a tuition waiver benefit, providing discounted tuition for university courses.