Tuition and Fees

How much does it cost?

Undergraduate Program

Direct Costs Academic Year 2018–2019

Tuition $53,160
Room $8,460
Board $7,150
Fees $700
Enrollment Fee (non-refundable) $500
TOTAL $69,970

Direct Costs Academic Year 2019–2020

Tuition $55,200
Room $8,800
Board $7,400
Fees $750
Enrollment Fee (non-refundable) $500
TOTAL $72,650

Students may face additional expenses as well, such as transportation, books, and supplies. Read more about expenses, view a sample undergraduate budget.

Graduate and Postbac Programs

Tution Rates 2019-2020

MFA in Dance $25,000
MFA in Music $25,000
MFA in Public Action $25,000
MFA in Writing (low residency) $20,900
Postbac Premed (three terms) $33,800

  • $8,450 - Summer term (2 classes)
  • $12,675 - Fall and Spring terms (3 classes)
  • $500 - Enrollment deposit (applied to first term)
  • $75 - Application fee

Postbac Housing

  • Year-Long Housing: $9,290 with $400 deposit
  • Summer Housing: $1,400 with $400 deposit

Learn more

Have more questions about financing a Bennington education? Take a look at these resources, or contact us with your question.

Updated: February 2019