Arizona State University fees and dates

Tuition costs

Arizona State University tuition rates are very competitive, and offer excellent value for money in the US public university sector.

Undergraduate program or degreeLengthTuition and fees (US$)*
Undergraduate degree at Downtown Phoenix, Polytechnic, Tempe or West campuses4 years28,453–30,634 per year
Undergraduate degree at Lake Havasu campus4 years9,848 per year
ASU-USA Pathways: Business track4 months (1 semester)15,030
ASU-USA Pathways: Business track12 months (3 semesters)41,870
ASU-USA Pathways: Global Management track | Arts and Sciences track4 months (1 semester)13,787
ASU-USA Pathways: Global Management track | Arts and Sciences track12 months (3 semesters)40,627
Intensive English program6 levels: 8 weeks each2,800 per level

Graduate program or degreeLengthTuition and fees (US$)*
Master's in W. P. Carey School of Business (except MBA)9 or 12 months47,434–58,684 full program
Master of Global Management (Thunderbird School)12 months70,000 full program
Master’s in Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering
1–2 years41,640–55,540 full program
Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law: LLM or MLS degree9 or 12 months38,472–49,184 full program
Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law: JD degree3 years45,940 per year
Master's in other graduate schools12–30 months (24–60 credits)from 24,318 per year
Intensive English Program (before law master's degrees)6 levels: 8 weeks each2,800 per level
International Graduate Preparation program (before business and engineering master's degrees)10 weeks3,980

* Costs shown reflect the base tuition and program fees (if applicable) for the 2018–2019 academic year; exact rates will depend on your specific degree and study plan; additional institutional fees (e.g. student support, recreation, technology and health services) may be charged, depending on campus.

Accommodation fees

The table below shows on-campus housing prices per semester:

CampusFirst year undergraduate rate (US$)Graduate student rate (US$)
Downtown Phoenix4,620–4,9904,990
Lake Havasu2,865–3,364n/a
2018-19 rates shown are in US dollars, per semester. Exact fees vary based on your chosen housing option and meal plan.
All first year students are required to take a mealplan: costs range between $1,450 and $2,685 per semester.

Program dates

You have the flexibility to choose when you begin your ASU program. Applications are accepted for multiple start dates throughout the year:

ProgramSpring semesterSummer semesterFall semester
Bachelor's degreeJanuaryMayAugust
Master's degreeJanuary (not all programs)May (only a few programs)August
Undergraduate PathwaysJanuary (3-term program only in 2019)no intakeAugust
Intensive EnglishJanuary and MarchMayAugust and October
International Graduate Preparationno intakeMayno intake

View the academic calendars below for exact start and end dates.

Application deadlines

ProgramSpring semester 2019Summer semester 2019Fall semester 2019
Bachelor's degreeNovember 29, 2018April 11, 2019July 18, 2019
Master's degree in College of LawNovember 1, 2018April 1, 2019June 1, 2019
Master's degree (other schools)November 29, 2018April 11, 2019July 18, 2019
Undergraduate PathwaysDecember 3, 2018no intakeJuly 15, 2019
Intensive English ProgramDecember 3, 2018
February 4, 2019
April 15, 2019July 15, 2019
September 9, 2019
International Graduate Preparationno intakeApril 29, 2019*no intake
* deadline for initial application to master's program is April 1, 2019


For more information on application deadlines and program durations, view the summary sheets below.


ASU awards generous partial tuition scholarships based on academic merit. No separate application is required: all applicants are considered and you will be informed of any scholarship amount with your offer of a place at ASU.

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