University of Wisconsin–Madison

Tuition and fees

Tuition at UW-Madison covers the cost of your course(s), administration, and so on. Segregated fees are charges, in addition to tuition, assessed to all students (except Guest auditors) for student services, activities, programs, and facilities that support the mission of UW-Madison. The resources here will help you navigate the costs of attending UW-Madison and how to pay your tuition.

Tuition
Cost per credit is determined by semester,  student program, and residency status.

It’s more than just tuition
Estimate your total cost of attendance.

Residence for tuition purposes
For questions about your Wisconsin residency status.

Payment
Find information about payment methods, due dates, late fees, and more.

Deadlines
You are obligated to pay tuition and fees for any class in which you enroll unless you drop the class before the 100% tuition refund deadline.

Terms and Conditions for Enrollment/Credit Agreement
All students must this agreement each term prior to enrolling. Following the steps in your Student Center to-do list to complete this required task and lift your enrollment hold.