Tuition & Fees

In the 2020-2021 academic year, full-time tuition in the MFA in Visual Art program at Washington University is $45,018 per year. Additional fees include a $250 annual studio fee, a $50 graduate student activity fee, and a $524 health and wellness fee.

WashU student health insurance costs $1,942 per year. Please note: U.S. students may waive student health insurance if they have health insurance through another provider, plan, organization, or family member. More information about student health insurance can be found here.

All charges are split between fall and spring semesters except student health insurance, which is billed in the fall semester. Tuition and fees for each semester are payable approximately two weeks before the first day of classes. The University reserves the right to change the fees stated or to establish additional fees at any time without prior written notice. When fee changes or additions are made, they become effective with the next payment due.