Undergraduate Tuition & Costs

Tuition and fees for undergraduate students

  Fall 2015 Spring 2016 Academic Year
Tuition 13,610 13,610 27,220
Health Fees* 845 0 845
Orientation Fee 420 0 420
Total  €14,875 €13,610 €28,485

*For degree-seeking students starting AUP in Spring 2016, Health Fees are €530 for first semester.

For detailed information on tuition payment plans and schedules, please visit the Student Accounting Services page. For academic year 2014-2015 tuition and costs, please click herePDF iconTuition fees undergraduate 2014-15.pdf.

Important notes regarding tuition and costs:

  1. All tuition and fees must be paid in Euros. Tuition covers either three or four courses per semester (a maximum of 18 credit hours). These fees are for the coming year. Fees for the 2016-2017 academic year will be published in Spring 2016. 
  2. The health insurance fee is paid once a year during your first semester and will cover you for the year. Waiver possible for visiting students upon receipt of proof of valid insurance. Fee depends on your legal and residency status.
  3. AUP's financial aid program is open to students of all nationalities. Please contact your admissions counselor for information about how to apply for financial aid. American students may also apply for federal loans.
  4. Either one semester or the full academic year of tuition and fees must be paid in advance by the following deadlines:
  • Fall semester - July 15
  • Spring semester - December 15
  • Summer session - April 30


The University requires all new undergraduates to arrange housing with our housing partner, Comforts of Home, or to apply for a homestay with AUP in order to ease your integration into Paris, and to initiate social links creating a sense of community amongst you and your classmates.  Housing costs start at €820 per month and will need to be paid in advance.  See our Housing pages for more information about your housing options and costs.

Estimated living expenses

Living expenses will vary depending on your lifestyle and needs. See detailed breakdowns of expenses to help you prepare your budget.

  Fall 2015 Spring 2016 Academic Year
Estimated living expenses 8,192 7,550 15,742
Estimated total (tuition and expenses) €22,707 €21,160 €44,227