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Undergraduate$60,236
Graduate$35,802
Books & Supplies$800
On-Campus Living Costs $20,038
Off-Campus Living Costs $11,300

SMU 2022 Tuition & Fees and COA

For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees at Southern Methodist University is $60,236. The graduate school tuition & fees is $35,802. The Living costs besides the tuition & fees is reported as $20,038 when a student lives on campus and $11,300 when a student lives off-campus.
Its total costs of attendance (COA) is $81,074 when a student lives on campus and $72,336 when living off-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$81,074$72,336
Tuition & Fees$60,236
Books & Supplies$800
Room & Board$17,438$8,700
Other Expenses$2,600$2,600
Average Financial Aid$34,874
Total Costs After Receiving Aid$46,200$37,462
[Chart] 2022 Cost of Attendance

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees is $60,236. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 2.90% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
201920202021 2022
Tuition & Fees$54,492 $56,560 $58,540 $60,236
[Chart]2022 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate tuition & fees is $35,802. The graduate program tuition rates are decreased by -24.59% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Graduate School Tuition & Fees
201920202021 2022
Tuition & Fees$47,024 $47,256 $47,478 $35,802
[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 $2,517 for undergraduate programs.
For graduate programs, the tuition per credit hour is $1,278. The tuition per credit hour are increased by 15.94% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Tuition Per Credit Hour
201920202021 2022
Undergraduate$2,020 $2,098$2,171$2,517
Graduate$1,704 $1,704$1,704$1,278
[Chart] 2022 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Books & Supplies

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average costs for purchasing books and course supllies is $800. The following table and charts illustrate the changes of the books & supplies costs at Southern Methodist University.
2022 Books & Supplies Costs
201920202021 2022
Books & Supplies $800 $800 $800 $800
[Chart] 2022 Books & Supplies Costs

Living Costs

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average costs for living costs at Southern Methodist University is $20,038 when living on campus and $11,300 when living off-campus . The on-campus living costs are increased by 1.66% compared to academic year 2020-2021. The off-campus living costs are stayed the same compared to academic year 2020-2021.
Living Costs
201920202021 2022
On-CampusRoom & Board $16,845$16,750$16,845$17,438
Other Expenses $2,600$2,600$2,600$2,600
Off-CampusRoom & Board $8,700$8,700$8,700$8,700
Other Expenses $2,600$2,600$2,600$2,600
[Chart] 2022 Room & Boards and other Living Costs