Cost of Attendance

Tuition & Costs


Graduate students at The University of Texas at Austin find its cost of attendance—the sum of tuition, fees and other expenses such as room and board, transportation, and books—compares favorably to that of many peer universities.

Austin: Cost of Living


The cost of living in Austin is less than in many major cities. What costs $1 here is more in:

  • Boston — $1.32
  • Chicago — $1.18
  • Los Angeles — $1.30
  • Minneapolis–St. Paul — $1.12
  • New York City — $1.56
  • San Francisco — $1.43
  • Seattle — $1.29

Financial Information for International Students


The International Office's International Student and Scholar Services offers financial information specifically for students coming to the United States from other countries.