School of Graduate Studies, Health Science Campus -
Newark Tuition and Fee Schedule

Academic Year 2018-2019 Doctoral Students

Tuition and fees are subject to change without prior notice

Tuition for Full Time Doctoral (NJ Residents)                                              $8,008.50 per semester*
Tuition for Full Time Doctoral (Non-Residents)                                            $11,601.50 per semester*

*Full time Ph.D. students receiving a stipend receive tuition remission.  The charge will appear on your term bill, however, you are not responsible for payment of tuition

Campus Fee (full-time/Part-time students)                                                  $190.00/$15.00 per semester
There is a mandatory campus fee for all full time matriculated students for walk-in student health services of $175 per semester ($350 per year). In addition there is a $15 per semester ($30 per year) fee for all matriculated students for career services. *Full-Time students receiving a stipend, are not responsible for the payment of the campus fee. The fee will be paid by GSBS or your department depending on your year in the program.

Thesis Phase Fee (Beginning with Year 5)                                               $200.00 per semester
The thesis phase fee is charged every semester beginning with the student’s G-5 year and must be paid by the mentor.

Health Insurance (full time students only)                                                    $2,155.00 per year

For Full-Time students receiving a stipend, your account will automatically be billed and you will be enrolled in the Aetna health insurance plan unless you submit an on-line waiver. This fee will be paid by GSBS, your department, or your mentor, depending on your year in the program.

School Fee (formerly GSA fee – paid by student)                                       $30.00 per semester
Membership in the GSA is mandatory for all matriculated students
Graduation Fee (charged when degree requirements are complete)        $40.00 one-time fee
GSBS Late Registration Fee                                                                        $50.00
University Late Fee                                                                                       $50.00 per month
Parking Fee (general)                                                                                   $160.50 per academic year

Tuition Installment Payment Plan (available to matriculated students only)

Students may arrange with OnPlan to follow an installment payment plan. Students wishing to sign up for the installment plan do not have to do so prior to registration, but must do so prior to the billing due date. You can complete the OnPlan registration at

Any student who elects to use the payment plan and finds it impossible to meet this obligation must contact the Financial Aid Office immediately to make alternative arrangements. No degree will be awarded to any student until all financial obligations to the University have been satisfied. Students adding a course that begins mid-semester must pay the full tuition prior to the start of the course.
Updated 8/29/18  MM