Union Theological Seminary Financial Aid
 

Financial Aid

Cost of Attendance (Student Budget)


The expenses of students during the nine months of the academic year will vary considerably depending upon individual circumstances.  The following estimated student budget may help in making an estimate of usual expenses.  The budget below is also used in calculating financial aid, including grants and loans.  It presumes a modest lifestyle for an individual student residing in Manhattan.  Please take note that an individual students’ eligibility for federal funds is limited to expenses the individual student incurs for his or her educational program, and funds are not intended to supplement the expenses of other family members.

2015-2016 Tuition & Fees

  M.Div., M.A., S.T.M Ph.D.
Tuition $ 22,980 $ 35,135
Student Activities Fee $ 100 $ 100
Columbia Health Program Fee $ 824 $ 824
Columbia Student Medical Insurance (Basic) $ 2,700 $ 2,700

Tuition & Fee Totals

$ 26,680

$ 38,835


Living Expenses 

  On-campus Off-campus
Rent $ 8,700 $ 9,900
Food $ 3,900 $ 3,900
Personal Expenses $ 2,000 $ 2,000
Books and Supplies $ 1,600 $ 1,600
NY Travel Expense $ 1,200 $ 1,200

Living Expense Totals

$ 17,400

$ 18,600


Estimated Student Budget (M.Div, M.A., STM): $ 44,080 - $ 45,280

Estimated Student Budget (Ph.D): $ 56,235 - $ 57,435

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