Tuition & Costs for Graduate Programs

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Senior Associate Director of Financial Aid

E-mail Roberta

914.395.2570

A student's cost of attendance includes direct costs (payable to the college) and indirect costs (not payable to the college). The following charts detail direct costs by graduate program. Additionally, we provide estimated indirect costs that graduate students can expect each year of enrollment at the College.

Please note that the annual charges noted below for each program may vary depending on the number of credits taken.

Tuition for Onsite Programs

2019-2020
Per Credit Rate
Tuition Year 1
Tuition Year 2
Art of Teaching $1,382 $34,550

$23,494

Art of Teaching, Dual $1,382 $35,932 $30,404
Child Development $1,216 $29,184 $29,184
Child Development, Dual $1,622 $47,038 N/A*
Dance $1,209 $29,016 $29,016
Dance/Movement Therapy $973 $32,109 $26,271
Health Advocacy $1,181 $28,344 $28,344
Human Genetics $1,536 $38,400 $23,040
Theatre $1,209 $29,016 $29,016
Women's History** $1,209 $29,016 $29,016
Writing $1,613 $29,034 $29,034

*Child Development Dual students do not pay Sarah Lawrence tuition in their second or third year of the program but DO pay the general fee and graduation fee in their final year. See fees below.

**Students in the Women’s History/Law program are advised to call the Office of Graduate Studies for additional details at 914.395.2371.

Fees for All Programs

The following fees apply to all graduate programs during each year of enrollment.

General Fees*

$606

Health Services Fee*

$290

Health Insurance
Required unless student can provide evidence of
alternative coverage. Learn more

TBD

Graduation Fee (charged the final year of a program)

$200

Matriculation Status Fee (applied to students on voluntary leave)

$300

*Students in the Health Advocacy Low-Residency Program pay a one-time General Fee of $100 and no Health Services Fee.

Program-Specific Fees per Semester

Health Advocacy Practicum Fee (per placement) $360
Human Genetics Program Clinical Fee $360
Writing Colloquium Fee (per class) $360

Personal Expenses (estimated)

Housing/Food

$17,560

Books/Supplies

$1,000

Personal

$800

Personal Expenses for the Health Advocacy Low-Residency Program (estimated)

During each of two on-campus one-week intensive sessions:

Housing

Off-campus—$1,500-$1,800

Food $250
Personal $100