2017–2018 Tuition and Fees

2017–2018 Academic Year

Please see below for tuition and fees for Boston Conservatory at Berklee for 2017-2018. Tuition and fees are subject to change by the Board of Trustees.

Key Payment Due Dates

  • Summer Session I 2017 (M.F.A.): May 15, 2017
  • Summer Session II 2017 (Music Education): June 26, 2017
  • Fall Semester 2017: August 1, 2017
  • Spring Semester 2018: January 8, 2018

Accounts not paid in full or funded by other approved source by the payment due date are subject to a $205 late payment fee.

If you have questions about your statement, or if you would like more information about a transaction on your bill, please contact the Bursar.

Tuition and Fees Schedule

tUITION
Fall 2017
B.M./B.F.A. $21,195
M.M./M.F.A. $21,195
Graduate Performance Diploma $12,837.50
Artist Diploma in Performance $12,837.50
Professional Studies Certificate $12,837.50
Undergraduate Remedial, ESL, and Audit Courses (1) $852.50
Graduate Remedial, ESL, and Audit Courses (1) $1,137.50
Spring 2018
B.M./B.F.A. $21,195
M.M./M.F.A. $21,195
Graduate Performance Diploma $12,837.50
Artist Diploma in Performance $12,837.50
Professional Studies Certificate $12,837.50
Undergraduate Remedial, ESL, and Audit Courses (1) $852.50
Graduate Remedial, ESL, and Audit Courses (1) $1,137.50
 
(1) No charge if taken within full-time credit limit. Billable over and above credit limit.

 

Mandatory Fees

fee type full time part time
Mandatory Comprehensive Fee    
Fall and Spring $2,345 Prorated based on credit load
Summer, Less than 5 Credits $345  
Summer, 5 Credits or More $705  
Medical Insurance, Undergraduate $2,266  
Student Health Fee (per semester) $25  

 

Housing and Meal Plan Fees

(Upperclassmen housing is subject to availability.)
fee type ANNUAL        PER SEMESTER
Housing Reservation Deposit (2) $500  
  Annual Per Semester
Room $11,820 $5,910
Single-Room Surcharge $1,520 $760
Meal Plans for Resident Students Annual Per Semester
265 meals per semester mandatory
(For residential freshmen, includes 10 guest passes)
$6,360 $3,180
Meal Plans for Off-Campus Students Annual Per Semester
210 meals per semester $4,780 $2,390
150 meals per semester $3,470 $1,735
75 meals per semester $1,760 $880
25 meals per semester $590 $295
(2) Required for new and returning residential students. The non-refundable deposit is applied against balance.
 

 

Other Fees

Miscellaneous fees FEE AMOUNT
Per-credit undergraduate (charged for part-time study and for registered credits beyond maximum limit of program) $1,705
Per-credit graduate (excluding M.M. in music education, Graduate Certificate in music education and autism, and M.F.A. in musical theater summer term) $2,275
Per-credit graduate for M.M. in music education, Graduate Certificate in music education and autism, and M.F.A. in musical theater summer term $1,705
Per-credit Applied Lesson/Applied Concentrates $1,990
Enrollment Deposit $510
Late Payment Fee $205
Returned Check Charge $30
Instrument Breakage Deposit $205
Late Registration Fee $100
Official Transcript Fee (3) $5
Replacement ID $20
Application Fee $110

(3) plus applicable shipping charges