Tuition and Fees

How much does a Physical Therapy education cost at Northwestern? The totals provided on the web pages 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. The tuition and fees below are for the listed academic year. These are subject to change on an annual basis.

2016-17 Academic Year

2016-17 Educational Budget for Students in their First Year (12 months)

Category Fall Winter Spring Total for all 3 terms
Tuition $14,173 $14,173 $14,173 $42,519
Student Activity Fee $200 $200 $200 $600
Hospitalization Insurance $3,799 -- -- $3,799
Personal $1,194 $1,194 $1,194 $3,582
Room & Board $5,500 $5,500 $5,500 $16,500
Transportation $644 $644 $644 $1,932
Books $658 $658 $658 $1,974
iPad/Technology Fee $800 -- -- $800
Loan Fees $514 $514 $514 $1,542
Budget Total $27,482 $22,883 $22,883 $73,248

2016-17 Educational Budget for Students in their Second Year (12 months)

Category Fall Winter Spring Total for all 3 terms
Tuition $14,173 $14,173 $14,173 $42,519
Student Activity Fee $200 $200 $200 $600
Hospitalization Insurance $3,799 -- -- $3,799
Personal $1,194 $1,194 $1,194 $3,582
Room & Board $5,500 $5,500 $5,500 $16,500
Transportation $644 $644 $644 $1,932
Books $658 $658 $658 $1,974
Loan Fees $514 $514 $514 $1,542
Budget Total $26,682 $22,883 $22,883 $72,448

2016-17 Educational Budget for Students in their Third Year (8 months)

Category Fall Winter Total for both terms
Tuition $14,173 $14,173 $28,346
Student Activity Fee $300 $300 $600
Hospitalization Insurance $3,799 -- $3,799
Personal $1,194 $1,194 $2,388
Room & Board $5,500 $5,500 $11,000
Transportation $644 $644 $1,288
Books $658 $658 $1,316
Loan Fees $514 $514 $1,028
Budget Total $26,782 $22,983 $49,765

2015-16 Academic Year

2015-16 Educational Budget for Students in their First Year (12 months)

Category Fall Winter Spring Total for all 3 terms
Tuition $13,661 $13,661 $13,661 $40,983
Health Insurance $3,692 -- -- $3,692
Student Activity Fee $350 $350 $350 $1,050
Personal $1,194 $1,194 $1,194 $3,582
Room & Board $5,500 $5,500 $5,500 $16,500
Transportation $644 $644 $644 $1,932
Books $658 $658 $658 $1,974
Technology/iPad $840 -- -- $840
Loan Fees $491 $491 $491 $1,473
Total $27,030 $22,498 $22,498 $72,026

2015-16 Educational Budget for Students in their Second Year (12 months)

Category Fall Winter Spring Total for all 3 terms
Tuition $13,661 $13,661 $13,661 $40,983
Health Insurance $3,692 -- -- $3,692
Student Activity Fee $350 $350 $350 $1,050
Personal $1,194 $1,194 $1,194 $3,582
Room & Board $5,500 $5,500 $5,500 $16,500
Transportation $644 $644 $644 $1,932
Books $658 $658 $658 $1,974
Loan Fees $491 $491 $491 $1,473
Total $26,190 $22,498 $22,498 $71,186

2015-16 Educational Budget for Students in their Third Year (8 months)

Category Fall Winter Total
Tuition $13,661 $13,661 $27,322
Health Insurance $3,692 -- $3,692
Student Activity Fee $300 $300 $600
Personal $1,194 $1,194 $2,388
Room & Board $5,500 $5,500 $11,000
Transportation $644 $644 $1,288
Books $658 $658 $1,316
Loan Fees $491 $491 $982
Budget Total $26,140  $22,448

 $48,588