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
» Non-matriculated
» Matriculated, Mass. Resident
» Matriculated, Mass. Non-Resident


  1. The Online & Off-campus standard per-credit course fee applies to all online and off-campus courses, for matriculated and non-matriculated students alike.

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 combined mandatory summer fee supports programs, activities, and campus facilities beneficial to students, including the following: University Health Services, Athletics, Student Activities, Campus Center operations, and Technology. This fee does not apply to students taking online or off-campus classes.

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

Records Fee* $10
Returned 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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