Cost of Attendance

UB offers a world-class experience at a fraction of the cost of our peer institutions', making us a smart investment.

2024 International Student Estimated Budget

One Academic Year (9 months/2 semesters)

Degree Program



Food and housing







Tuition is subject to change without notice. These estimated minimum costs will be indicated on your I-20/DS-2019 Certificate of Visa Eligibility. Actual costs will vary depending on degree, program and personal spending.

Visit UB's Student Accounts website to learn more about tuition and fees, billing and payment, and policies and procedures.

New York State Residency

If you are currently living in New York State on a visa other than an F-1 or a J-1, you may be eligible for in-state tuition. For more information on how to apply and to view the deadlines for the application, please visit Student Accounts.