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Undergraduate (in-state)$38,608
($10,720)
Graduate (in-state)$25,501
($12,175)
Books & Supplies$1,150
On-Campus Living Costs $15,548
Off-Campus Living Costs $15,548

Wisconsin-Madison 2022 Tuition & Fees and COA

For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees at University of Wisconsin-Madison is $10,720 for Wisconsin residents and $38,608 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $12,175 for students living in Wisconsin and $25,501 for others. The Living costs besides the tuition & fees is reported as $15,548 when a student lives on campus and $15,548 when a student lives off-campus.
Its total costs of attendance (COA) is $55,306 when a student lives on campus and $55,306 when living off-campus for the academic year 2021-2022. 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
In-StateOut-of-State
Total Costs$27,418 (On-Campus)
$27,418 (Off-Campus)
$55,306 (On-Campus)
$55,306 (Off-Campus)
Tuition & Fees$10,720$38,608
Books & Supplies$1,150
Room & Board$12,548 (on-campus) /$12,548 (off-campus)
Other Expenses$3,000 (on-campus) /$3,000 (off-campus)
Average Financial Aid$11,609
Total Costs After Receiving Aid$15,809 (On-Campus)
$15,809 (Off-Campus)
$43,697 (On-Campus)
$43,697 (Off-Campus)
[Chart] 2022 Cost of Attendance

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees is $10,720 for Wisconsin residents and $38,608 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are decreased by -0.06% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
201920202021 2022
In-State$10,555 $10,725 $10,742 $10,720
Out-of-State$36,805 $37,785 $38,630 $38,608
[Chart]2022 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate tuition & fees is $12,175 for Wisconsin residents and $25,501 for out-of-state students. The graduate program tuition rates are decreased by -0.09% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Graduate School Tuition & Fees
201920202021 2022
In-State$12,010 $12,180 $12,197 $12,175
Out-of-State$25,336 $25,506 $25,523 $25,501
[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 $386 for Wisconsin residents and $1,548 for out-of-state students for undergraduate programs.
For graduate programs, the tuition per credit hour is $670 for Wisconsin residents and $1,503 for out-of-state students. The tuition per credit hour are stayed the same compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Tuition Per Credit Hour
201920202021 2022
UndergraduateIn-State$386 $386$386$386
Out-of-State$1,480 $1,514$1,548$1,548
GraduateIn-State$670 $670$670$670
Out-of-State$1,503 $1,503$1,503$1,503
[Chart] 2022 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Books & Supplies

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average costs for purchasing books and course supllies is $1,150. The following table and charts illustrate the changes of the books & supplies costs at University of Wisconsin-Madison.
2022 Books & Supplies Costs
201920202021 2022
Books & Supplies $1,200 $1,150 $1,150 $1,150
[Chart] 2022 Books & Supplies Costs

Living Costs

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average costs for living costs at University of Wisconsin-Madison is $15,548 when living on campus and $15,548 when living off-campus . The on-campus living costs are increased by 1.85% compared to academic year 2020-2021. The off-campus living costs are increased by 1.85% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
Living Costs
201920202021 2022
On-CampusRoom & Board $11,114$11,558$11,114$12,548
Other Expenses $3,156$3,120$3,156$3,000
Off-CampusRoom & Board $11,114$11,558$11,114$12,548
Other Expenses $3,156$3,120$3,156$3,000
[Chart] 2022 Room & Boards and other Living Costs