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Total Cost of Attendance, 2011-2012

Download the 2011-2012 Cost of Attendance

UHM Undergraduate Student Budget (9 months)*

Budget Category Expense Resident Western Undergraduate
Exchange (WUE)
Non-Resident
Living with Parents
Tuition (12 credits) 8,400 12,600 23,232
Fees 700 700 700
Books/Supplies 1,170 1,170 1,170
Meals/Housing 3,442 3,442 3,442
Personal Expenses 1,304 1,304 1,304
TOTAL BUDGET 15,016 19,216 29,848
Living in UH Dorm
Tuition (12 credits) 8,400 12,600 23,232
Fees 700 700 700
Books/Supplies 1,170 1,170 1,170
Meals/Housing 10,279 10,279 10,279
Personal Expenses 1,522 1,522 1,522
TOTAL BUDGET 22,071 26,271 36,903
Living Off-Campus
Tuition (12 credits) 8,400 12,600 23,232
Fees 700 700 700
Books/Supplies 1,170 1,170 1,170
Meals/Housing 12,543 12,543 12,543
Personal Expenses 1,522 1,522 1,522
TOTAL BUDGET 24,335 28,535 39,167

*Undergraduate budget is based on 12 credits as full-time.

(subject to change)

UHM Graduate Student Budget - (9 months)**

Budget Category Expense Resident Non-Resident
Living with Parents
Tuition (8 credits) 7,328 17,856
Fees 720 720
Books/Supplies 1,170 1,170
Meals/Housing 3,442 3,442
Personal Expenses 1,304 1,304
TOTAL BUDGET 13,964 24,492
Living in UH Dorm
Tuition (8 credits) 7,328 17,856
Fees 720 720
Books/Supplies 1,170 1,170
Meals/Housing 10,279 10,279
Personal Expenses 1,522 1,522
TOTAL BUDGET 21,019 31,547
Living Off-Campus
Tuition (8 credits) 7,328 17,856
Fees 720 720
Books/Supplies 1,170 1,170
Meals/Housing 12,543 12,543
Personal Expenses 1,522 1,522
TOTAL BUDGET 23,283 33,811

Annual Tuition Amounts for Other UHM Programs

  Resident Non-Resident
Law 16,728 31,872
Medicine 29,184 61,464

**Graduate budget is based on 8 credits as full-time.

(subject to change)

The costs above (other than tuition and fees and dorm rates) are based on information from the U.S. Department of Labor and adjusted for Hawaiʻi's inflation factor by the Hawaiʻi State Department of Labor and Statistics. The development of the budget reflects the work of a special UH system-wide Student Budget Committee, and is issued by the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs.

Source: Financial Aid Services