How Much Does it Cost?

Cost of Attendance

Students at BYU enjoy affordable prices that allow them access to a high quality education at a great price. In 2013, US News & World Report ranked BYU in the top 20 for ‘Great Schools, Great Prices.’


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:

Total Cost

For a total breakdown of costs, visit the Cost of Attendance page located at the financial aid website.

Two Semester Cost of Attendance at BYU 
Latter-day Saint Tuition
Fixed cost based on full-time enrollment
$ 5,620
Non-Latter-day Saint Tuition
Fixed cost based on full-time enrollment
$ 11,240
Room and Board
Undergrad based on Helaman Halls shared room and 
Dining Dollars Blue meal plan. Cost varies depending
on student's choice of on- or off-campus housing
$ 7,628
Books and Supplies
Cost varies depending on requirements for
enrolled courses
$ 848
Personal Expenses*
Cost varies depending on personal spending choices
$ 2,288
Cost varies depending on method of transportation
$ 2,392
Loan Fees $ 60
Latter-day Saint Total: $ 18,836
Non-Latter-day Saint Total: $ 24,456

Amounts for tuition and books & supplies will be reduced for less than full-time enrollment which can affect your loan eligibility. Please reference the following link for less than full-time enrollment, and for full details regarding the costs of attendance: 

*Personal expenses include the cost of BYU health insurance premiums for a single student. BYU health insurance is required if you are not covered by another annual policy. Students are billed each semester and term for the entire academic year including future periods of non-attendance.