Tuition & Fees

In the 2018-19 school year, full-time tuition for students in the Graduate School of Art at Washington University in St. Louis is $42,380 per year. Additional fees include a $400 annual studio fee, a $50 graduate student activity fee, and a $475 health and wellness fee.

WashU student health insurance costs $1,778 per year. Please note: U.S. students may waive student health insurance if they have health insurance through another provider, plan, organization, or family member. Please visit the Student Health Services website for more information.

All charges are split between fall and spring semesters except student health insurance, which is billed in the fall semester. Tuition and fees for each semester are payable approximately two weeks before the first day of classes. The University reserves the right to change the fees stated or to establish additional fees at any time without prior written notice. When fee changes or additions are made, they become effective with the next payment due.