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Paying for Harvard

Tuition Scoreboard
Undergraduate$55,587
Graduate$52,170
Books & Supplies$900
On-Campus Living Costs $21,541

Harvard 2022 Tuition & Fees and COA

For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees at Harvard University is $55,587. The graduate school tuition & fees is $52,170. The Living costs besides the tuition & fees is reported as $21,541 when a student lives on campus.
Its total costs of attendance (COA) is $78,028 when a student lives on campus for the academic year 2019-2020. It includes tuition, fees, book & supplies costs, room & board, and other living expenses. The following table and chart illustrate the COA by living preferences and tuition rates.
2021-2022 COA
On-CampusOff-Campus
Total Costs$78,028$78,028
Tuition & Fees$55,587
Books & Supplies$900
Room & Board$18,941-
Other Expenses$2,600-
Average Financial Aid$52,257
Total Costs After Receiving Aid$25,771$25,771
***Off-campus living costs at Harvard University has not been reported. On-campus cost is used for estimation.
[Chart] 2022 Cost of Attendance

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees is $55,587. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 3.00% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
201920202021 2022
Tuition & Fees$50,420 $51,925 $53,968 $55,587
[Chart]2022 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate tuition & fees is $52,170. The graduate program tuition rates are increased by 2.99% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Graduate School Tuition & Fees
201920202021 2022
Tuition & Fees$47,562 $49,214 $50,654 $52,170
[Chart] 2022 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Tuition Per Credit Hour

For the academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for part-time students or overloaded credits for full-time students is $1,737 for undergraduate programs.
For graduate programs, the tuition per credit hour is $1,591. The tuition per credit hour are increased by 11.92% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Tuition Per Credit Hour
201920202021 2022
Undergraduate$1,448 $1,492$1,552$1,737
Graduate$1,450 $1,500$1,545$1,591
[Chart] 2022 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Books & Supplies

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average costs for purchasing books and course supllies is $900. The following table and charts illustrate the changes of the books & supplies costs at Harvard University.
2022 Books & Supplies Costs
201920202021 2022
Books & Supplies $1,000 $1,000 $900 $900
[Chart] 2022 Books & Supplies Costs

Living Costs

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average costs for living costs at Harvard University is $21,541 when living on campus . The on-campus living costs are increased by 2.63% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
Living Costs
201920202021 2022
On-CampusRoom & Board $17,160$17,682$17,160$18,941
Other Expenses $3,070$3,193$3,070$2,600
[Chart] 2022 Room & Boards and other Living Costs