For College of Advancing and Professional Studies Fall 2017 Courses

Course Fees

Course fees are included with course descriptions. These fees are typically calculated on a per–credit basis, as follows:

Online & Off-campus ¹
(matriculated & non-matriculated)
$410.00 $575.00
On-campus 2
» Non-matriculated
» Matriculated, Mass. Resident
» Matriculated, Mass. Non-Resident


  1. The College of Advancing and Professional Studies standard per-credit course fee applies to all online, off-campus, summer and winter session courses, for matriculated and non-matriculated students alike. This per credit fee also applies to non-matriculated students taking on-campus College of Advancing and Professional Studies courses.
  2. Fall/Spring Matriculated fees are semester-specific, for courses taken on campus by matriculated UMass Boston students.

In some cases, a course fee may be calculated differently because of special costs or a subsidy.

Lab Fees

Lab fees must be paid for certain courses, as indicated in the course descriptions.

Service Fees

The following fees are paid only by students to whom the specified conditions apply:

Records Fee* $10
Returned Check (or e-Check) Fee $28

* For non-matriculated students.

Other Fees

Certain mandatory fees are paid only by undergraduate and graduate students matriculated or seeking to matriculate in a UMass Boston degree or certificate program. Please visit the Bursar’s website (under ‘Other Fee Information’) for a detailed breakout and explanation of these fees.

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