2019–2020 Tuition and Fees

Second-Year Film and Media Studies MA Students (Extended Residence)

 

 

Fall 2019

Tuition 

$11,174

Career Services Fee 

$80

Student Activity Fee 

$30

University Facilities Fee 

$513

Health Services Fee

$584

Medical Insurance

$1,304

Total 

$13,685

* Domestic students may request a waiver from the Columbia Student Health Insurance plan by submitting a waiver application at the beginning of the academic year with proof of comparable coverage. The Health Services Fee cannot be waived. International students must be insured through Columbia's plan except in rare circumstances when they are covered by a U.S.-based, employer-sponsored, group health plan (as a primary, spouse or dependent). Such requests are reviewed on a case by case basis. Please click here for more information.

 

 

Additional Fees During the Academic Year (if applicable)

 

International Student Fee

$100

Per semester for all international students

Course or Lab Fees

Varies

Typically between $30 to $125 per course

Late Registration Fee

$100

If after the late registration period

Late Payment Fee

$150

This fee is assessed if you make your payment after the due date of the first term bill.
An additional charge of 1.5% of the balance due will be assessed per month on any past due amount thereafter.

Per-point tuition

$1,918

Each point over 18 points for full time students

 

Other estimated typical costs (fall semester only)

Living Expenses (Room & Board) $9,696
Transportation $508
Personal Expenses $2,288
Books & Supplies $1,437
Loan origination fees (for U.S. Citizens and
Permanent Residents with federal loans)
$108

 

Note: The figures represented here vary each academic year and are subject to approval by the Trustees of Columbia University. Other fees may apply. Historically, tuition and fees have risen each year.