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Medical Student Financial Services

Medical School Tuition

The University of Cincinnati College of Medicine tuition is set annually by the Board of Trustees of the University of Cincinnati.  MD students pay 10 semesters of tuition during the four years of the standard academic program according to the following schedule:

  • Year One: 2 semesters
  • Year Two: 3 semesters
  • Year Three: 3 semesters
  • Year Four: 2 semesters

Students are assessed tuition based on their state of residency as determined by the university. Information about the process of being reclassified as an Ohio resident for purposes of tuition assessment is available by going to UC's Registrar website and clicking on "Residency & Reciprocity".  

Tuition:

OHIO RESIDENTS:  2017-18 tuition and fees are $15,024 per semester. The annual total for first-year MD students is $30,048.  

NON-OHIO RESIDENTS:  2017-18 tuition and fees are $24,156 per semester. The annual total for first year MD students is $48,312.

Students are billed for additional fees dependent upon their class year (first, second, etc.).  To see a breakdown of all billed charges as well as estimated living expenses click here

Forever Buckeye Program:

Ohio high school graduates who have left Ohio but who return to enroll in an Ohio public institution of higher education can receive in-state tuition under the Forever Buckeye program. Further information is available on UC's Registrar website by clicking on "Residency & Reciprocity".   Ohio residents who leave Ohio to attend undergraduate college in another state should submit the Ohio Residency Application even if they return to Ohio immediately after graduation.

Kentucky Metropolitan Rate:

Residents of Kentucky are eligible for the Kentucky Metropolitan Rate equal to Ohio in-state tuition plus $300 per semester. The Kentucky Metropolitan Rate Application must be completed and returned to the University of Cincinnati Office of the Registrar at least two weeks before the start of classes. Further information is available on UC's Registrar website by clicking on "Residency & Reciprocity". 

Indiana Reciprocity & Metro Rates:

Residents of certain Indiana counties are eligible for Indiana Reciprocity, under which they are charged the Ohio resident tuition.  In addition, residents of specific counties in the Indianapolis area are able to pay a rate equal to Ohio in-state tuition plus $300 per semester.  Applications must be completed and returned to the University of Cincinnati Office of the Registrar at least two weeks before the start of classes.  Further information is available on UC's Registrar website by clicking on "Residency & Reciprocity".