ABSN program costs, 2022-2023 cohort

All fees are subject to change without prior notification.

The amounts shown here represent, for planning purposes, estimates of tuition and fees for students entering the ABSN program. Final costs are subject to change without notice and may differ from the amounts posted.

Budget items Cost Fee type
Quarterly program fees* $11,938 Quarterly
CastleBranch account (for immunization tracking) $35 One-time
SoN background check $89/initial
CPR training/renewal $65 Every two years
Health Sciences Building Access/Photo ID fee $20 One-time
Proctorio fee Up to $100 One-time
Immunizations** Varies Varies
Student health fee $67 Annual
PCE registration fee $55 Quarterly

*Includes a $100 North Puget Sound Clinical Placement Consortium fee.
**ABSN students must maintain up-to-date immunizations. Costs will vary depending on insurance status and the number of immunizations required annually.

Additional costs to consider

Remember to factor in additional costs as a UW student, including:

  • Books and supplies
  • Housing and food
  • Personal expenses
  • Local transportation

For more information, see the average undergraduate student budget provided by the UW Office of Financial Aid.

Scholarships & financial support

Various types of financial support, including scholarships, grants, loans, and employment, are available to support nursing students during their programs of study.