The cost of attendance reflects the amount of money a typical student is projected to need for school-related expenses during the academic year based on residency and degree program. Below is the cost of attendance for undergraduates.

2021–22 Undergraduate Cost of Attendance

  Residents Nonresidents
Tuition and Fees
Based on enrollment of 15 credits per term (45 credits per year); does not include matriculation fee (see below)
$14,421 $40,464
On-Campus Housing
Average cost of a common type of room and middle meal plan
$13,509 $13,509
Books and Supplies $1,158 $1,158
Personal Expenses $2,196 $2,196
Transportation $372 $1,308
Estimated Total $31,656 $58,635

Entering Students

Students beginning their first term at the University of Oregon should add the following:

Matriculation Fee $469 $469

Off-Campus Housing

Off-campus housing is estimated to cost $10,629 (monthly costs: housing $840; food $341).

Fees

The tuition and fees figure above includes mandatory fees all students must pay. Visit UO Mandatory Fees for more information.The cost of attendance does not include course fees nor does it include the one-time matriculation fee. Read answers to frequently asked questions about the matriculation fee.

What's Included

The cost of attendance includes the following:

  • Estimated tuition and fees
  • Books and supplies
  • Food and housing
  • Transportation
  • Personal expenses, such as clothing, personal items, laundry, going to a movie, or buying a pizza. We provide this estimate for personal planning purposes only; it does not represent a direct cost of attending the university.

Requests for additional school-related expenses, such as childcare, purchasing a computer, or sole occupancy, are reviewed on a case-by-case basis.

Some costs, such as personal expenses and living expenses for students that live off campus, are difficult to project and vary from student to student. We recommend you create a budget to estimate your costs more precisely.