Tuition & Fees

DSW Program Tuition

Tuition fees apply to doctoral candidates (coursework completed) and doctoral students who are not eligible for tuition scholarship.

The following is the schedule of fees established by the Board of Trustees of New York University for the year 2018-2019 for graduate programs at the Silver School of Social Work. The Board of Trustees reserves the right to alter this schedule without notice.


DSW Program Academic Year 2019-2020

Tuition per point, per term


Nonreturnable registration and services fee First point:


Nonreturnable registration and services fee, per point, for registration after first point:


Please note: The above information is subject to change. Please visit the NYU Bursar's Office website for the most up-to-date information and for total costs depending on your individual credit load per semester.

Student Health Insurance Plan Rates

Coverage period
Basic Plan
Comprehensive Plan


8/21/19 - 8/20/20 $3,518 $3,912

Fall Term

8/21/19 - 1/8/20

$1,355 $1,507

Spring/Summer Term

1/9/20 - 8/20/20



Summer Term

5/14/20 - 8/20/20 $952 1,058
Students are automatically enrolled in the Comprehensive Plan.  May also switch between plans, waive the plan entirely (and show proof of other acceptable health insurance), or select the NYUHC Only plan.  For more information on Student Health Insurance, Dental Insurance or to Waive insurance please visit: NYU Student Health Insurance