Fall 2020–Spring 2021 Tuition & Fees Chart

Your bill will reflect all costs charged to your student account. These include tuition, board, and fees noted on the cost chart below, plus miscellaneous charges like transportation fees and finance charges, if applicable.

Fall 2020–Spring 2021

Charge Description of Charge Fall 2020 Spring 2021 Annual
Tuition Per credit $1,296  $1,296 
Audit per credit $30 $30
Board Commuter Meal Plan TBD TBD TBD
Fees Health Insurance $3,674  2146*
Tuition Insurance $59  $59  $108
Graduate Student Services Fee
(Full-time)
$325 $325 $650
Graduate Student Service Fee
(Part-time)
$124 $124 $248
Registration Fee (online students) $35 $35
Late Registration $50 $50
Academic Course varied varied varied

*Assessed only for new students who enroll in the Spring semester.


Billing Schedule

Emerson College generates electronic tuition statements once a semester. Statements can be viewed through TouchNet by logging in as a student through eCommon, or as an Authorized User. Email notifications will be sent to students and their Authorized Users each time a new tuition statement has been uploaded.

  • Fall semester statements are available in late June and are due August 1.
  • Spring semester statements are available in mid-November and are due December 16.
  • Please adhere to the billing due date to avoid having your registration terminated. Students with unresolved account balances will automatically be deregistered. For additional information, please read our Financial Policies.
  • Authorized Users can be updated on eCommon, under the Student Services tab by clicking on "Make a Payment."

Summer 2020 Tuition & Fees

Summer bills are due April 15th. If you register on or after April 15th, payment is due at the time of registration.

If your payment is not settled, your course(s) will automatically be dropped from your schedule. 

  • Graduate per credit rate — $1,276 per credit
  • Registration Fee per part of term — $35 per part of term

View International Study & External Programs, summer tuition and fees.

View Professional Studies summer tuition and fees.