Students entering in Fall 2020 and later

Your bill reflects all expenses that will be charged to your student account. These include tuition, room and 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


Boston
Los Angeles*
Kasteel Well*

*Students attending the Los Angeles and Kasteel Well programs must be enrolled as full time students
Full-time (12–16 credits per semester) $25,120 $25,120 $50,240
Per credit $1,570.00  $1,570.00 
Overload (credits additional to full-time) per credit $1,570.00  $1,570.00
Audit per credit $30 $30
Room & Board


Boston
Los Angeles
Kasteel Well
Single $9,634 $9,634 $19,268
Double $9,384  $9,384  $18,768 
Triple $9,134  $9,134  $18,268 
Board Only (Boston) Commuter Meal Plan Options  TBD TBD
Fees Health Insurance  $2,467  $1,441*
Tuition Insurance $141  $141  $282
UG Student Services Fee (Boston, Kasteel Well) $454  $454  $908
Los Angeles Student Services Fee $224  $224
Late Registration $50 $50
Los Angeles Parking Fee TBD TBD
Los Angeles & Kasteel Well Orientation Fee $35 $35**
Kasteel Well Travel Package $2,100 $2,100
Academic Course Varied Varied

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


Students entering in Fall 2019 & Spring 2020

Your bill reflects all expenses that will be charged to your student account. These include tuition, room and 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


Boston
Los Angeles*
Kasteel Well*

*Students attending the Los Angeles and Kasteel Well programs must be enrolled as full time students
Full-time (12–16 credits per semester) $24,768 $24,768 $49,536
Per credit $1,548.00  $1,548.00 
Overload (credits additional to full-time) per credit $1,548.00  $1,548.00 
Audit per credit $30 $30
Room & Board


Boston
Los Angeles
Kasteel Well
Single $9,634 $9,634 $19,268
Double $9,384  $9,384  $18,768 
Triple $9,134  $9,134  $18,268 
Board Only (Boston) Commuter Meal Plan Options  TBD TBD
Fees Health Insurance  $2,467  $1,441*
Tuition Insurance $141  $141  $282
UG Student Services Fee (Boston, Kasteel Well) $454  $454  $908
Los Angeles Student Services Fee $224  $224
Late Registration $50 $50
Los Angeles Parking Fee TBD TBD
Los Angeles & Kasteel Well Orientation Fee $35 $35**
Kasteel Well Travel Package $2,100 $2,100
Academic Course Varied Varied

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

Please plan for annual increases in tuition, room and meal plan expenses, pending board approval.

Please refer to page 41 of the 2018–2019 Emerson College Fact Book for trends in cost of attendance over the past five years.

Global BFA in Film Art: Year One Estimated Costs

Charge Summer Fall Spring
Tuition $6,390 $12,783 $12,783
Fees $282 $567 $567
Room & Board $4,455
Room $6,672 $6,672
Health Insurance $50 $2,466  
Tuition Insurance $160 $160
Group Travel $700  
Individual Travel $1,270 $2,400 $2,400
Books & Supplies $300 $825 $825
Miscellaneous Expenses $525 $4,480 $4,480
Total Estimated Costs $13,272 $31,053 $27,887

Individual Travel costs, Books and Supplies, and Miscellaneous Expenses (including meals in Paris and other personal expenses) are indirect costs not billed by Paris College of Art or Emerson College. Figures provided for these indirect costs are estimates and will vary from student to student.


Continuing students who entered prior to Fall 2019

Your bill reflects all expenses that will be charged to your student account. These include tuition, room and 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

Boston
Los Angeles*
Kasteel Well*

*Students attending the Los Angeles and Kasteel Well programs must be enrolled as full time students
Full-Time (12–16 credits per semester) $24,416 $24,416 $48,832
Per credit $1,526.00  $1,526.00  -
Overload (credits additional to full-time) per credit $1,526.00  $1,526.00  -
Audit per credit $30 $30 -
Room & Board

Boston
Los Angeles
Kasteel Well
Single $9,634 $9,634 $19,268
Double $9,384  $9,384  $18,768 
Triple
$9,134
$9,134 $18,268
Board Only
Boston
Commuter Meal Plan Options TBD TBD TBD
Fees Health Insurance $2,467  $1,441* -
Tuition Insurance $141  $141  $282
UG Student Services Fee (Boston, Kasteel Well) $454  $454  $908
Los Angeles Student Services Fee $224 $224 -
Late Registration $50 $50 -
Los Angeles Parking Fee TBD TBD -
Los Angeles & Kasteel Well Orientation Fee $35 $35** -
Kasteel Well Travel Package $2,100  $2,100  -
Academic Course Varied Varied  

*Assessed only for new students who enroll in the Spring semester.
**Assessed only for 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 15. If you register on or after April 15, payment is due at the time of registration.

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

  • Undergraduate per credit rate: $778 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.