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Undergraduate COA

Undergraduate cost of attendance (coa)

Below find the estimated COA for Full Time Undergraduate Students based on residency

The cost of attendance (COA) is an estimate of the cost of attending UMass Lowell. The Financial Aid Office assign an estimated cost of attendance for each student to determine the maximum amount of financial aid needed to attend. The cost of attendance is based on residency status, career level, and whether the student will be living on-campus, off-campus or commuting. The cost of attendance includes both direct and indirect costs. Directs costs include charges that will appear on the student invoice, such as tuition and on-campus housing. Indirect costs include expenses that will not appear on the student invoice, such as transportation and off-campus housing.

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instateINSTATE: 2020-2021 ESTIMATED COA FOR FULL TIME STUDENTS (12 CREDITS)

CommuterOff-CampusOn-Campus
Tuition / Fees$15,588$15,588$15,588
Room / Board$1,500$5,650$15,540*
Books / Miscellaneous$3,122$3,122$2,622
TOTAL$20,210$24,360$33,750
  • The cost attendance may vary based on a student’s career level, academic college, major, and on-campus housing and meal plan selections. The cost of attendance will vary depending upon the number of enrolled credits. Find detailed information about tuition and fees.
  • On-campus room and meal plans vary, find room and meal rates. Students may have additional costs of College fees and health insurance.
  • The amount of room/board for Independent undergraduates living off-campus is $11,800.
  • *The Room / Board rates listed above reflects that of a Residence Hall Rate F and the only Meal Plan available at this time. For more information about living on campus, visit the Office of Residence Life.

outofstateOUT OF STATE: 2020-2021 ESTIMATED COA FOR FULL TIME STUDENTS (12 CREDITS)

CommuterOff-CampusOn-Campus
Tuition / Fees$33,574$33,574$33,574
Room / Board$1,500$5,650$15,540*
Books / Miscellaneous$3,122$3,122$2,622
TOTAL$38,196$42,346$51,736
  • The cost attendance may vary based on a student’s career level, academic college, major, and on-campus housing and meal plan selections. The cost of attendance will vary depending upon the number of enrolled credits. Find detailed information about tuition and fees.
  • On-campus room and meal plans vary, find room and meal rates. Students may have additional costs of College fees and health insurance.
  • The amount of room/board for Independent undergraduates living off-campus is $11,800.
  • *The Room / Board rates listed above reflects that of a Residence Hall Rate F and the only Meal Plan available at this time. For more information about living on campus, visit the Office of Residence Life.

nerNEW ENGLAND REGIONAL: 2020-2021 ESTIMATED COA FOR FULL TIME STUDENTS (12 CREDITS)

CommuterOff-CampusOn-Campus
Tuition / Fees$27,188$27,188$27,188
Room / Board$1,500$5,650$15,540*
Books / Miscellaneous$3,122$3,122$2,622
TOTAL$31,810$35,960$45,350
  • The cost attendance may vary based on a student’s career level, academic college, major, and on-campus housing and meal plan selections. The cost of attendance will vary depending upon the number of enrolled credits. Find detailed information about tuition and fees.
  • On-campus room and meal plans vary, find room and meal rates. Students may have additional costs of College fees and health insurance.
  • The amount of room/board for Independent undergraduates living off-campus is $11,800.
  • *The Room / Board rates listed above reflects that of a Residence Hall Rate F and the only Meal Plan available at this time. For more information about living on campus, visit the Office of Residence Life.