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Paying for Harvard

Tuition Scoreboard
Undergraduate$54,002
Graduate$50,654
Books & Supplies$900
On-Campus Living Costs $20,989

Harvard 2021 Tuition & Fees and COA

For the academic year 2020-2021, the undergraduate tuition & fees at Harvard University is $54,002. The graduate school tuition & fees are $50,654. The Living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $20,989 when a student lives on campus.
Its total costs of attendance (COA) is $75,891 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.
2020-2021 COA
On-CampusOff-Campus
Total Costs$75,891$75,891
Tuition & Fees$54,002
Books & Supplies$900
Room & Board$18,389-
Other Expenses$2,600-
Average Financial Aid$52,257
Total Costs After Receiving Aid$23,634$23,634
***Off-campus living costs at Harvard University has not been reported. On-campus costs are used for estimation.
[Chart] 2021 Cost of Attendance

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the undergraduate tuition & fees are $54,002. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 4.00% compared to academic year 2019-2020.
2021 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
Harvard University
201820192020 2021
Tuition & Fees$48,949 $50,420 $51,925 $54,002
[Chart]2021 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the graduate tuition & fees are $50,654. The graduate program tuition rates are increased by 2.93% compared to academic year 2019-2020.
2021 Graduate School Tuition & Fees
Harvard University
201820192020 2021
Tuition & Fees$45,958 $47,562 $49,214 $50,654
[Chart] 2021 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Books & Supplies

For the academic year 2020-2021, 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.
2021 Books & Supplies Costs
Harvard University
201820192020 2021
Books & Supplies $1,000 $1,000 $1,000 $900
[Chart] 2021 Books & Supplies Costs

Living Costs

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average costs for living costs at Harvard University is $20,989 when living on campus . The on-campus living costs are increased by 0.55% compared to academic year 2019-2020.
Living Costs
Harvard University
201820192020 2021
On-CampusRoom & Board $16,660$17,160$16,660$18,389
Other Expenses $2,991$3,070$2,991$2,600
[Chart] 2021 Room & Boards and other Living Costs