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Tuition and Fees

AVERAGE COSTS AT THE UK MAIN CAMPUS

The below costs represent the average amounts paid by students who attend UK.

These averages are updated annually and are used to determine how much financial aid to award to a student.

 

IN-STATE

Type

Undergraduate

Graduate

Law

Tuition and Fees

12,484

13,538

24,970

Room and Board

13,588

13,588

13,588

Books and Supplies

1,000

1,000

1,000

Travel

1,474

1,474

1,474

Personal

3,000

3,000

3,000

Loan Origination

68

150

200

TOTAL

31,646

32,750

44,232

 

OUT-OF-STATE

Type

Undergraduate

Graduate

Law

Tuition and Fees

31,294

33,216

51,360

Room and Board

13,588

13,588

13,588

Books and Supplies

1,000

1,000

1,000

Travel

1,960

1,960

1,960

Personal

3,000

3,000

3,000

Loan Origination

68

150

200

TOTAL

50,910

52,914

71,108

IN-STATE, LIVING WITH PARENTS

Type

Undergraduate

Graduate

Law

Tuition and Fees

12,484

13,538

24,970

Room and Board

3,260

3,260

3,260

Books and Supplies

1,000

1,000

1,000

Travel

1,474

1,474

1,474

Personal

3,000

3,000

3,000

Loan Origination

68

150

200

TOTAL

21,286

22,422

33,904

 

IN-STATE ON-LINE ONLY

Type

Undergraduate

Graduate1

Law1

Tuition and Fees

12,724 2

12,446

23,971

Room and Board3

13,588

13,588

13,588

Books and Supplies

1,000

1,000

1,000

Travel

1,474

1,474

1,474

Personal

3,000

3,000

3,000

Loan Origination

68

150

200

TOTAL

31,854

31,658

43,233

1 Applies to Hybrid Only

2 Undergraduate on-line rate = $607/hour plus $10/hour distance learning fee   and $647.50 mandatory fees.  Rate capped at $6,242 per semester.

3 Room and Board Reduced to $3,260 If Living With Parents

 

OUT-OF-STATE ON-LINE ONLY

Type

Undergraduate

Graduate1

Law1

Tuition and Fees

16,157 2, 3

12,446

23,971

Room and Board4

13,588

13,588

13,588

Books and Supplies

1,000

1,000

1,000

Travel

1,960

1,960

1,474

Personal

3,000

3,000

3,000

Loan Origination

68

150

200

TOTAL

35,773

32,144

43,233

1 Applies to Hybrid Only

2 Chart assumes 12 credit hours per term. 

3 Undergraduate on-line rate = $607/hour plus $10/hour distance learning fee and $647.50 mandatory fees.  Rate capped at $15,647 per semester.

4 Room and Board Reduced to $3,260 If Living With Parents

 

                         

ACTUAL TUITION & FEE RATES at UK:

To view Actual Tuition and Fees rates, please visit the below link on the UK R egistrar’s website:

https://www.uky.edu/registrar/20-21TuitionandFees

ACTUAL ROOM and BOARD RATES at UK:

To view Actual Room and Board rates, please visit the below link on the UK Housing’s website:

http://www.uky.edu/housing/rates

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