Students at BYU enjoy affordable prices that allow them access to a high quality education at a great price. In 2011, US News & World Report ranked BYU in the top 20 for ‘Great Schools, Great Prices.’
As BYU’s sponsor, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints subsidizes tuition prices with its members’ tithing funds. In principle, each student attending BYU is on scholarship.
For the 2012-2013 academic year, BYU’s undergraduate tuition for LDS students is $4,710 ($9,420 for non-LDS students), regardless of where they are from.
Considering that College Board reports the average private four-year tuition and fees as over $27,000, BYU’s price tag cannot be beat. Each year, undergraduate students at BYU pay nearly $23,000 less in tuition than other private universities.
For BYU students, the cost of room and board is a large part of total expenses. As such, it is important to make the decision that’s right for you.
BYU’s housing departments can help students find the right housing option:
The cost of attendance for BYU is estimated as a single student living on campus during fall and winter semesters. Admitted international students will be required to prove that they have the financial resources necessary to cover these costs.
|LDS tuition ||$4,710 |
|Non-LDS tuition ||$9,420 |
|Room and board ||$7,200 |
|Books and supplies ||$972 |
|Personal expenses ||$2,164 |
|Transportation ||$2,424 |
|Loan fees ||$60 |
|LDS ||$17,530 |
|Non-LDS ||$22,240 |