ABSN program tuition & fees

Tuition rates for the 2023-24 academic year

ABSN cohorts pay the same tuition rate throughout their program of study.

Spring/Autumn 2023 cohorts Spring 2024 cohort
Quarterly tuition $11,938 $12,416

Additional fees

Students should also budget for additional costs as a School of Nursing and UW student, including:

One time fees

  • CastleBranch account (for immunization tracking)
  • Health Science Building Access/Photo ID fee

Quarterly fees

  • UW Continuum College registration fees

Annual fees

  • SoN background check
  • CPR training or renewal (every two years)
  • Immunizations (ABSN students must maintain up-to-date immunizations. Costs will vary depending on insurance status and the number of immunizations required annually)
  • North Puget Sound Clinical Placements Consortium fee
  • Student Health fee

Additional costs

  • 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 Student 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.