Your LIM College education is an investment in your future. Our education is not only attainable; it’s affordable. We offer financial assistance to approximately 80% of our students in the form of scholarships, grants, loans and student employment opportunities—all designed to support your entire educational career.
Full-time Student Annual Costs (12-19 credits per semester)
|Student Activity Fee||$325|
|Each Additional Credit Above the Normal Maximum Load (19 credits)||$830|
|Independent Study (per course, over and above tuition costs)||$805|
|Student Accident and Sickness Insurance (estimated)||$1,640|
|International Student Visa Maintenance Fee (per semester)||$500|
Undergraduate students should also anticipate approximately $900 per year for textbooks and other supplies.
PART-TIME STUDENT COSTS (LESS THAN 12 CREDITS PER SEMESTER)
|Tuition per Credit||$830|
|Student Activity Fee||$163|
Estimated Living Costs
Approximate cost to reside and study in New York City
|Transportation||$1,200 - $2,000|
|Housing Charge (annual housing contract for LIM College’s Residence Hall)||$16,350|
|Room or Board (resident students)||$4,000|
Summer 2016 Undergraduate Tuition and Fees
|Tuition||$680 per credit|
Independent Study Courses
|$680 per credit|
|$1,500 per session|
Some forms of financial aid are available for those who qualify. You will be required to complete the summer financial aid form (and optional Indirect Cost Form). Please note that student loans generally require at least half-time enrollment to be eligible.
Summer Add/Drop and Withdrawal Policy
Session A and B: If you drop or withdraw from a course(s) during the first week of summer session A or B, a 50% tuition liability will be assessed.
Session C: If you drop or withdraw from a class during:
- Week 1: 25% tuition liability
- Week 2: 50% tuition liability
- Week 3: 75% tuition liability
There will be no refunds after the first week of summer session A & B, and the third week of summer session C, and the $50 registration fee is non-refundable.
Full-time MPS program for 3 semesters (for on-campus study only) and 30 credits
|Tuition (based on the per-credit rate of $900 for the 2016-17 academic year)||$27,000|
|Graduate Comprehensive Fees||$375|
|International Student Visa Maintenance Fee (per term)||$500|
|International Graduate Student Fee (per term)||$350|
Estimated at a minimum of $800 per month for an off-campus apartment (18 months); 5 or more credits required. (Lease required to document and maximum of $1,500/month is allowed.)
Estimated at $1,800 per Fall and Spring term; and $1,200 for Summer (enrolled in 5 credits or more is required).
Estimated at $600 per term fall/spring & $1,200 for summer (6cr) (based on 12 credits; prorated below 12 credits)
Estimated at $900 per Fall and Spring term; and $600 for Summer (enrollment in 5 or more credits is required)
Books & Supplies
Estimated at $600 per term for the first two semesters (based on 12 credits; prorated below 12 credits)