Costs & financial support
Tuition rates for the 2023-24 academic year
The rates below are for planning purposes only and are subject to change without notice.
State tuition programs
Visit the UW Office of Planning & Budgeting site for a detailed breakdown on the tuition dashboards.
|Bachelor of Science in Nursing||$4,215/quarter||$13,999/quarter|
|Doctor of Nursing Practice — state tuition tracks (PCNS, PNP-AC, PNP-PC, PHSL, PMHNP)||$10,826/quarter||$15,440/quarter|
|Graduate certificates — state tuition (APEOH, PHE, PNP-AC, PNP-PC)|
|Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing Science||$7,062/quarter||$12,296/quarter|
Our fee-based programs are offered through UW Professional & Continuing Education (UWPCE).
Visit the UWPCE site for a detailed breakdown of costs and fees.
|Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing: Spring/Autumn 2023 cohort*||$11,938/quarter|
|Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing: Spring 2024 cohort*||$12,416/quarter|
|Master of Science in Clinical Informatics & Patient-Centered Technologies||$727/credit|
|Doctor of Nursing Practice (AGNP-AC, AGNP-PC, FNP, NM, WHCNS)||$982/credit|
|Advanced practice graduate certificates (AGNP-AC, AGNP-PC, NM, WHCNS)|
|Graduate Certificate in Palliative Care||$745/credit|
*ABSN cohorts pay the same tuition rate throughout their program of study
The Global Health Nursing graduate certificate program follows the same tuition rate as the degree program you are concurrently enrolled in (e.g., PCE per-credit rate for PCE DNP programs or resident/non-resident state tuition rates for PhD or DNP programs that are not run through PCE).
As a School of Nursing and UW student, you should also budget for additional costs. Fees marked with an (*) are for clinical-based programs and tracks only:
- CastleBranch account (for immunization tracking)*
- Health Science Building Access/Photo ID fee
- Clinical Placements Northwest account registration fee (A/BSN programs only)*
- UW Professional & Continuing Education registration fees (UWPCE programs/tracks only)*
- SoN background check
- CPR training or renewal (every two years)*
- Immunizations (Students with clinical coursework must maintain up-to-date immunizations. Costs will vary depending on insurance status and the number of immunizations required annually)*
- Student Health fee*
- Books and supplies
- Housing and food
- Personal expenses
- Local transportation
Scholarships & financial support
Various types of financial support, including scholarships, grants, loans, and employment, are available to support nursing students in degree programs during their programs of study.
Students completing certificate programs only are not eligible for financial aid.