Cost of Attendance

Planning is an important part of your financial path here at BYU. Begin by looking at the average costs of attending BYU. 

Cost of Attendance

The official Cost of Attendance for the academic year is used to calculate eligibility for federal grant and loan programs. 

  • Pell Grants, in combination with Scholarships, can be awarded up to and beyond the Cost of Attendance.
  • Federal or private loans cannot exceed the Cost of Attendance.
2017-2018 Cost of Attendance
Two Semesters Undergraduate Graduate Marriott/Law
LDS Tuition
Fixed cost based on full-time enrollment
$ 5,460 $ 6,880 $ 12,680
Non-LDS Tuition
Fixed cost based on full-time enrollment
$ 10,920 $ 13,760 $ 25,360

Room and Board
Undergrad rate based on Helaman Halls shared

room with sink and Dining Dollars Plus meal plan. 

Cost varies depending on student's choice

of on- or off-campus housing

$ 7,530 $ 12,392 $ 12,392

Books and Supplies*
Cost varies depending on requirements

for enrolled courses

$ 824 $ 824 $ 1,816

Personal Expenses**
Cost varies depending on personal

spending choices

$ 2,228 $ 3,588 $ 3,588

Transportation
Cost varies depending on method of

transportation

$ 2,328 $ 2,788 $ 2,788
Loan Fees $ 60 $ 208 $ 208
LDS Total: $ 18,430 $ 26,680 $ 33,472
Non-LDS Total: $ 23,890 $ 33,560 $ 46,152

This chart reflects full-time enrollment only. 


2016-2017 Cost of Attendance
Two Semesters Undergraduate Graduate Marriott/Law
LDS Tuition
Fixed cost based on full-time enrollment
$ 5,300 $ 6,680 $ 12,310
Non-LDS Tuition
Fixed cost based on full-time enrollment
$ 10,600 $ 13,360 $ 24,620

Room and Board
Undergrad based on Helaman Halls shared

room and Dining Dollars Plus meal plan. 

Cost varies depending on student's choice

of on- or off-campus housing

$ 7,448 $ 12,252 $ 12,252

Books and Supplies*
Cost varies depending on requirements

for enrolled courses

$ 812 $ 812 $ 1,796

Personal Expenses**
Cost varies depending on personal

spending choices

$ 2,200 $ 3,548 $ 3,548

Transportation
Cost varies depending on method of

transportation

$ 2,300 $ 2,756 $ 2,756
Loan Fees $ 60 $ 200 $ 200
LDS Total: $ 18,120 $ 26,248 $ 32,862
Non-LDS Total: $ 23,420 $ 32,928 $ 45,172

This chart reflects full-time enrollment only. Less-than full-time, spring/summer, and commuter enrollment costs for 2016-17 are found here. 


*A one-time increase of up to $1000 to the Cost of Attendance is permitted only if:

  1. Your total aid has met the Cost of Attendance limit, AND
  2. You have Direct Loan eligibility remaining. 

**Personal expenses include the cost of BYU health insurance premiums for a single student.  BYU health insurance is required if you are not covered by another annual policy.  Students are billed each semester and term for the entire academic year including future periods of non-attendance.





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