The Value of a UC Education

When looking for a university in the United States, you want opportunities. You want more than just a great education. You want to open doors and gain professional skills. At the University of Cincinnati, all of these things come with your degree, plus so much more!

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Tuition Rates & Fees

UC's cost of attendance is kept reasonable to promote value in your education. Combined with a low cost of living in Cincinnati, students are able to enjoy all that UC and the surrounding area have to offer.

Costs of undergraduate programs at by campus for 2022-2023 academic year.
  Uptown Campus* 
UC Blue Ash College   
UC Clermont College      
  Main Campus Regional Campus Regional Campus
Tuition $30,010 $15,938 $14,026
Living Expenses $17,999 $17,999 $17,999
Health Insurance $2,449 $2,449 $2,449
Total $50,458 $36,386 $34,474

*Students in the ACE program may need an additional semester to complete their ESL writing course sequence and meet all transition requirements for their best-fit major in their desired college. 


International students can receive scholarship awards up to $15,000 per academic year (main campus) or up to $4,000 per academic year (regional campuses). There is no scholarship application.

Co-operative Education

Learn more about earning money as a student through our top 5 ranked co-op program.

On-Campus Housing

Morgens Hall on UC Campus

First-year international students are required to live in on-campus housing their first year. This is a great opportunity to meet friends, easily walk to classes, attend sporting events, be near campus dining halls and libraries, or the UC Recreation Center without needing a car.

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