GEMS Program Estimated Cost of Attendance

2021-2022 Academic Year

Tuition and Fees

$20,426    Tuition 
$  8,570    Fees 

Living Expenses

$ 15,400    Rent & Utilities                
$  4,940    Food & Household Expenses  
$  3,025    Personal Expenses              
$  2,000    Local Transportation           

$     900    Holiday Travel                  
$  3,500    Health Insurance**

Academic Expenses

$     750    Books and Supplies                 

Other Expenses

$     133    Federal Direct Loan Fees 

$59,644  Total 

**District of Columbia law requires the university to provide access to health insurance to students. Students who have their own health insurance (or are covered by parental or spousal health insurance) can waive the university’s health insurance plan.