AUP makes sure to keep graduate degrees affordable so that its unique classroom experience is available to a diverse group of students. To understand how University costs will impact your financial planning, please look at:
Tuition and fees vary among the different graduate programs due to the length of study, trips, and international residencies. To try to understand the full cost of living and tuition look in the table below and click on the link. For information about tuition and fees only, please scroll down.
|Master's Programs||Total Credits||costs|
|48||Access tuition and estimated cost of living.|
|38||Access tuition and estimated cost of living.|
|International Affairs, Conflict + Resolution + Civil Society Development
|62||Access tuition and estimated cost of living.|
|Diplomacy and International Law **
|48||Access tuition and estimated cost of living.|
|40||Access tuition and estimated cost of living.|
Please do not hesitate to contact graduate admissions if you have any questions or need clarifications.
Tuition includes the cost of student activities, academic support services, and housing services and is charged on a per credit basis. Tuition for 北京福彩网-21 is €810 per credit and must be paid in full before classes begin; all payments must be made in euros.
In the fall and spring graduate students generally take 16 or 18 credits a semester. Tuition and fees can be calculated as follows:
€12,960 Tuition for 16 credits: 810 x 16
€14,580 Tuition for 18 credits: 810 x 18
€560 Health fees for each semester
€460 Orientation fee charged only in a student’s first semester at AUP
€300 Optional housing during orientation
Tuition in the summer is also based on the number of credits taken**:
1,620 € 2 credits
3,240 € 4 credits
4,860 € 6 credits
6,480 € 8 credits
8,100 € 10 credits
9,720 € 12 credits
11,340 € 14 credits
12,960 € 16 credits
** Students in the Diplomacy and International Law program are charged an additional fee of 1,500€ to cover the costs of the University of Oxford-George Washington Law School International Human Rights Law Summer Programme.
Students with a course load of 12 credits in the fall and spring and above are considered full time; those with a course load of 11 credits or fewer are considered part time. Full time students may audit one additional course at no charge in the fall and spring.
AUP's financial aid program is open to students of all nationalities. Please contact your admissions counselor for information about how to apply for financial aid. US citizens and American residents may also apply for federal loans.
Required fees include an application fee, health insurance and, for incoming students, an orientation fee.
The nonrefundable application fee must be sent with the application form. For more information, please consult the admissions pages.
The €750 non-refundable tuition deposit paid by all students when confirming attendance is credited towards the first semester's tuition.
The orientation fee covers all activities that occur during the orientation program of a student's first semester, including workshops, cultural activities, and materials.
Please note that orientation is mandatory and that the orientation fee will not be waived even when a student does not attend orientation.
The health insurance fee is €560 per semester. For additional information please consult the Health Care Plan.
A €250 late payment fee is charged for any tuition received after the published payment deadlines.
Auditors pay 50% of the per-credit basis. As tuition for this year is €810 per credit, the auditor rate for graduate courses is €405 per credit. Auditing a 4-credit course will cost 1,620€. Students with a course load of 12 credits and above may audit one additional course at no charge in the fall and spring.
The American University of Paris is sensitive to the financial pressure that may arise over the payment of each semester’s tuition. As a result, the University has developed two payment plans to meet different students’ needs. These options are available only to full-time students.
Tuition must be received in full, whether in one or more payments, on or before the following payment deadlines for each semester
Students who do not pay for the entire semester’s tuition prior to the deadline are charged a €250 late payment fee and need to contact the Student Accounting 北京福彩网 Office. Note that all American citizens borrowing U.S. federal loans are automatically on a semester payment plan. Learn more about U.S. loans at AUP.
Full-time students may apply to pay on the installment plan. This plan consists of four installments for either fall or spring semester, due in full before the beginning of the semester. There is no installment plan option for summer.
Tuition and fees are due in full prior to the start of a semester. A service fee of €200 is charged for each semester the installment plan is selected.
|1st payment||2nd payment||3rd payment||4th and final payment|
|Fall semester||1 June or upon receipt of invoice||1 July||1 August||1 September|
|Spring semester||1 October or upon receipt of invoice||1 November||1 December||1 January|