Cost of Attendance

It is the responsibility of the student to plan ahead, anticipate costs, budget resources and request aid for the entire academic year. The basic budget for a year at Philadelphia University includes the following items: tuition, fees, books and supplies, living expenses and transportation. Tuition shown in the following examples is for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Budgets for Academic Year 2014-2015*
Single Student (9 months)


Commuter   Dormitory
Tuition  $34,280* $34,280*
Fees         800       800
Books & Supplies      1,000    1,000
Dormitory-Room & Board             0  10,970
Misc. Expenses & Transportation     5,320    3,596
Totals $41,400 $50,646


* These figures are subject to change at any time.

For a comprehensive breakdown of tuition and fees, click here.