Graduate School

Current Students – Tuition and Fees

Pennsylvania Residency Classification

Based on a student’s domicile, Temple University has two tuition schedules. One is relevant for Pennsylvania residents, and the other for out-of-state residents and international students. For tuition purposes, Pennsylvania residency is determined in accordance with the criteria outlined in the Pennsylvania Residency Guidelines. Questions about Pennsylvania residency, individual student status, change of domicile, or appeals for residency classification are answered on the website of the Office of the University Registrar.

2015-2016 Tuition and Fees

For a full tuition and fee schedule and to access the tuition calculator, visit Tuition costs for graduate education are priced per credit. The costs are applicable for the Fall and Spring terms, as well as the various Summer sessions, of the 2015-2016 academic year.

2015-2016 Fees for Graduate Events

Certain fees are exclusive to graduate students on an “event” basis:

    GRADUATE SCHOOL EVENT                 FEE



Deposit    $100 minimum*
Leave of Absence               $25
Dissertation/Thesis Processing               $50
Certificate               $25

* Inquire of the department as deposit amounts vary by program.

All tuition and fees are subject to change by action of The Board of Trustees.