Tuition and Fees

How much does a medical education cost at Northwestern? The totals provided on the web page below include tuition, loan fees, room and board, transportation, and other expenses that the Committee on Financial Aid to Students takes into account when determining your required educational budget.

2016-17 Academic Year

M1 Budget (10 months)

Category Total
Tuition $55,889
Room and Board $16,620
Personal Expenses $2,903
Books $2,000
Transportation $1,440
Loan Fees $1,302
Other (U-Pass, Disability Insurance, etc) $992
Student Activity Fee $277
Hospitalization Insurance $3,799
Budget Total $85,222

M1 AOSC (1 month)

Category Total
Tuition na
Room and Board $1,662
Personal Expenses $290
Books $0
Transportation $144
Loan Fees $90
Upass $0
Hospitalization Insurance na
Budget Total $2,186

M2 Budget (8 Months, July- March)

Category Total
Tuition $55,889
Room and Board $14,958
Personal Expenses $2,322
Books $1,500
Transportation $1,152
Loan Fees $1,290
U-Pass Fee $396
USMLE $600
Student Activity Fee $277
Disability Insurance $380
Hospitalization Insurance $3,799
Budget Total $82,563

M2 Budget Phase 2 (April 28-June 30)

Category Total
Tuition na
Room and Board $3,324
Personal Expenses $580
Books $0
Transportation $288
Loan Fees $180
Hospitalization Insurance na
Budget Total $4,372

M3 Budget (11 months)

Category Total
Tuition $55,889
Room and Board $18,282
Personal Expenses $3,193
Books $1,500
Transportation $1,584
Loan Fees $1,168
U-Pass Fee $396
USMLE $1,875
Student Activity Fee $277
Disability Insurance $380
Hospitalization Insurance $3,799
Budget Total $88,343

M4 Budget (11 months)

Category Total
Tuition $55,889
Room and Board $18,282
Personal Expenses $3,193
Books $1,550
Transportation $1,584
Loan Fees $1,146
U-Pass Fee $396
Student Activity Fee $277
Hospitalization Insurance $3,799
Budget Total

$86,116

2015-16 Academic Year

M1 Budget

Category Total
Tuition $53,947
Room and Board $16,620
Personal Expenses $2,903
Books $2,000
Transportation $1,440
Loan Fees $1,308
Other (Uapass, Disability Insurance, Etc)  $992
Student Activity Fee $175
Computer $1,500
Hospitalization Insurance $3,692
Budget Total $84,577

M1 AOSC (1 month)

Category Total
Tuition na
Room and Board $1,662
Personal Expenses $290
Books $0
Transportation $144
Loan Fees $90
Upass $0
Budget Total $2,186

M2 Budget (8 Month July- March)

Category Total
Tuition $53,947
Room and Board $14,958
Personal Expenses $2,322
Books $1,500
Transportation $1,152
Disability  $380
UPass Fee $396
USMLE $590
Student Activity Fee $175
Hospitalization Insurance $3,692
Loan Fees $1,092
Budget Total $80,204

M2 Budget Phase 2 (April 28-June 30)

Category Total
Tuition na
Room and Board $3,324
Personal Expenses $580
Books $0
Transportation $288
Loan Fees $180
Hospitalization Insurance na
Budget Total $4,372

M3 Budget (10 months)

Category Total
Tuition $53,947
Room and Board $16,620
Personal Expenses $2,900
Books $1,500
Transportation $1,440
Loan Fees $1,100
UPass Fee $396
USMLE $1,840
Disability $380
Student Activity Fee $175
Hospitalization Insurance $3,692
Budget Total $83,990

M4 Budget (11 months)

Category Total
Tuition $53,947
Room and Board $18,282
Personal Expenses $3,193
Books $1,550
Transportation $1,584
Loan Fees $1,280
UPass Fee $396
Student Activity Fee $175
Hospitalization Insurance $3,692
Budget Total

$84,099