2021 Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs Analysis

UndergraduateGraduatePer Credit HourEarning After Graduation
For the academic year 2020-2021, the undergraduate tuition & fees at University of Virginia-Main Campus is $18,895 for Virginia residents and $53,627 for out-of-state students.
The undergraduate 2021-2022 estimated tuition & fees for UVA is $19,906 for Virginia residents and $55,861 for out-of-state students.
The 2021 undergraduate tuition has been risen by 5.35% for Virginia residents and increased by 4.17% for out-of-state rates from the previous year.The Living costs increased by 2.92% from the previous year for both on-campus and off-campus stay. Its in-state undergraduate tuition and fees are much higher than the average amount ($12,047) and its out-of-state undergraduate tuition and fees are much higher than the average amount of similar schools' tuition ($32,257 - Public Research University (very high research activity)).
2020-2021 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateOn Campus Room & Board, Other Expenses
2019-2020$17,935 $51,482$14,912
2020-2021$18,895$53,627$15,348
Change % 2020-20215.35%4.17%2.92%
2021-2022$19,906$55,861$15,797
***Updated with 2021 tuition data from NCES (National Center for Education Statistics) . The estimated 2021-2022 costs are based on the costs change rate of last year.
For Graduate School, in-state tuition and fees are $20,184 and out-of-state tuition and fees are $32,394 for the academic year 2020-2021.
The graduate 2021-2022 estimated tuition & fees at UVA is $20,862 for Virginia residents and $33,417 for out-of-state students.
The graduate tuition has been risen by 3.36% for Virginia residents and increased by 3.16% for out-of-state rates from the previous year. Its in-state graduate tuition and fees are much higher than the average amount ($13,742) and its out-of-state graduate tuition and fees are a little bit higher than the average amount of similar schools' tuition ($28,431 - Public Research University (very high research activity)).
2020-2021 Graduate Tuition & Fees
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateOn Campus Room & Board, Other Expenses
2019-2020$19,528 $31,402$14,912
2020-2021$20,184$32,394$15,348
Change % 2020-20213.36%3.16%2.92%
2021-2022$20,862$33,417$15,797
***Updated with 2021 tuition data from NCES (National Center for Education Statistics) . The estimated 2021-2022 costs are based on the costs change rate of last year.
The below table describes the cost per credit hour for part-time students and/or full-time students who take additional courses more than regular credit hours at UVA.
Per Credit Hour Charge (2020-2021)
YearIn-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate2019-2020$471$1,556
2020-2021$510$1,627
2021-2022$552$1,701
Graduate2019-2020$736$1,240
2020-2021$764$1,290
2021-2022$793$1,342
The next table summarizes the average earning by years after graduation from the school. After 6 years of graduation, the mean earning is $56,800 and, after 10 years of graduation, the mean earning is $79,400 for University of Virginia-Main Campus graduates.
Mean Earning After Graduation By Time
TotalMaleFemale
6 Years After Graduation$56,800$66,500$48,800
7 Years After Graduation$60,500--
8 Years After Graduation$65,300--
9 Years After Graduation$69,900--
10 Years After Graduation$79,400$92,500$68,400

Tuition & Fees for 4 Years

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How Much is the tuition for 4 years at UVA?

For the students who were admitted in Fall 2021, the estimated tuition for 4 years is $82,683 for Virginia residents and $229,873 for out-of-state students.
The estimation excludes the book, supplies, and living costs before receiving any financial aid. See the other tabs for estimating 4-year total costs of attendance and after financial aid. The next table shows the estimated 4-years tuition & fees for the next 5 admission years. The estimation is based on 4-years changes in tuition & fees at the school.
4 Years of Tuition & Fees
ResidencyFreshmenSophomoreJuniorSenior4 Years Total
Class of 2025 (Admission Fall 2021)In-State$19,580$20,290$21,025$21,788$82,683
Out-of-State$55,121$56,657$58,236$59,858$229,873
Class of 2026 (Admission Fall 2022)In-State$20,290$21,025$21,788$22,578$85,680
Out-of-State$56,657$58,236$59,858$61,526$236,278
Class of 2027 (Admission Fall 2023)In-State$21,025$21,788$22,578$23,396$88,787
Out-of-State$58,236$59,858$61,526$63,241$242,861
Class of 2028 (Admission Fall 2024)In-State$21,788$22,578$23,396$24,244$92,005
Out-of-State$59,858$61,526$63,241$65,003$249,628
Class of 2029 (Admission Fall 2025)In-State$22,578$23,396$24,244$25,123$95,341
Out-of-State$61,526$63,241$65,003$66,814$256,584
The table shows the 4-years estimation of total costs of attendance (COA). It includes the tuition & fees, books & supplies costs, room & board charges, and other living expenses.
For the students who were admitted in Fall 2021, the estimated 4-years COA is $152,930 for Virginia residents and $300,120 for out-of-state students.
The next table shows the 4-year COA estimation for the next 5 admission years at University of Virginia-Main Campus.
4 Years of Costs of Attendance
ResidencyFreshmenSophomoreJuniorSenior4 Years Total
Class of 2025 (Admission Fall 2021)In-State$36,620$37,673$38,750$39,860$152,930
Out-of-State$72,161$74,040$75,969$77,949$300,120
Class of 2026 (Admission Fall 2022)In-State$37,673$38,759$39,869$41,015$157,343
Out-of-State$74,040$75,969$77,949$79,982$307,941
Class of 2027 (Admission Fall 2023)In-State$38,759$39,878$41,024$42,206$161,895
Out-of-State$75,969$77,949$79,982$82,069$315,970
Class of 2028 (Admission Fall 2024)In-State$39,878$41,033$42,215$43,434$166,589
Out-of-State$77,949$79,982$82,069$84,212$324,212
Class of 2029 (Admission Fall 2025)In-State$41,033$42,224$43,444$44,702$171,431
Out-of-State$79,982$82,069$84,212$86,411$332,674
Last year, 48% of enrolled undergraduate students have received grants or scholarship aid. It includes any financial aid from the federal government, state, local, institute, and other sources known by the institution. It excludes federal/private student loans.
After receiving the financial aid, the net price for 4 years of attending the school is $72,430 for Virginia residents and $219,620 for out-of-state students.
The next table shows the 4-year COA estimation with financial aid for the next 5 admission years at University of Virginia-Main Campus.
4 Years Costs of attendance after Financial Aid
ResidencyFreshmenSophomoreJuniorSenior4 Years Total
Class of 2025 (Admission Fall 2021)In-State$16,495$17,548$18,625$19,735$72,430
Out-of-State$52,036$53,915$55,844$57,824$219,620
Class of 2026 (Admission Fall 2022)In-State$17,548$18,634$19,744$20,890$76,843
Out-of-State$53,915$55,844$57,824$59,857$227,441
Class of 2027 (Admission Fall 2023)In-State$18,634$19,753$20,899$22,081$81,395
Out-of-State$55,844$57,824$59,857$61,944$235,470
Class of 2028 (Admission Fall 2024)In-State$19,753$20,908$22,090$23,309$86,089
Out-of-State$57,824$59,857$61,944$64,087$243,712
Class of 2029 (Admission Fall 2025)In-State$20,908$22,099$23,319$24,577$90,931
Out-of-State$59,857$61,944$64,087$66,286$252,174

2021 Tuition, Fees, and Living Cost Tables and Charts

Next tables and charts illustrate the 2021 tuition, fees, books & supplies, and living costs in detail. We provide the previous 5 years' costs so that you can check the increased amounts of each cost item and estimate future year costs. In addition, you can check the financial aid amount including grant, scholarship, and federal student loans for the last five years. Use the left menu to explore the tuition and college costs information at University of Virginia-Main Campus.
Tuition & Fees | Financial Aid
University of Virginia-Main Campus 2021 Costs of Attendance
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition and FeesBook & SuppliesLiving Costs Tuition & FeesBook & SuppliesLiving Costs
Undergraduate$18,895$1,356$15,348$53,627$1,356 $15,348
Graduate$20,184 $1,356$15,348$32,394 $1,356$15,348


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