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Chicago Medical School

Tuition and Fees Yr 1 Yr 2 Yr 3 Yr 4
Tuition $67,072$67,072$67,072$67,072
Executive Student Council Fee $160---
Student Service and Technology Fee $600$600$600$600
Student Health & Wellness Fee $275$275$275$275
Graduation Fee ---$200
Simulation Fee $500$500$400$300
Uworld Fee -$400$450-
Drug Screen Fee -$43$43$43
Background Check Fee -$80$80$80
Disability Insurance (average/academic year) $317$317$317$317
Annual Tuition and Fees $68,924$69,287$69,237$68,887

NOTE: Tuition and fees are subject to change without notice.

USMLE Exams Yr 1 Yr 2 Yr 3 Yr 4
USMLE Step 1 -$690--
USMLE Step 2 CK ---$690

Books, Course Materials, Supplies, and Equipment

Yr 1 Yr 2 Yr 3 Yr 4
Standard $1,900$1,000$1,000$1,000

Living Expenses

On/Off Campus Yr 1 Yr 2 Yr 3 Yr 4
Housing and Utilities $11,520$11,520$15,360$15,360
Food $2,925$2,925$3,900$3,900
Transportation $3,285$3,285$4,380$4,380
Personal Expenses $3,170$3,170$4,300$4,300
Dependent Care* $9,558$9,558$12,744$12,744
Loan Fees $430$430$500$500
Total Living Expenses - Standard $21,330$21,330$28,440$28,440
Total Living Expenses - Dependents $30,888$30,888$41,184$41,184

*Dependent care is only for students who have dependents as listed on the FAFSA.

Living with Parent Yr 1 Yr 2 Yr 3 Yr 4
Housing and Utilities ----
Food $1,440$1,440$1,920$1,920
Transportation $3,285$3,285$4,380$4,380
Personal Expenses $3,170$3,170$4,300$4,300
Loan Fees $430$430$500$500
Total Living Expenses $8,325$8,325$11,100$11,100
Military with BAH Yr 1 Yr 2 Yr 3 Yr 4
Housing and Utilities ----
Food $2,925$2,925$3,900$3,900
Transportation $3,285$3,285$4,380$4,380
Personal Expenses $3,170$3,170$4,300$4,300
Loan Fees $430$430$500$500
Total Living Expenses $9,810$9,810$13,080$13,080

Total Cost of Attendance (COA)

Total COA Yr 1 Yr 2 Yr 3 Yr 4
On/Off Campus without Dependents $92,154$91,617$98,677$98,327
On/Off Campus with Dependents $101,712$101,175$111,421$111,071
Living with Parent $79,149$78,612$81,337$80,987
Military with BAH $80,634$80,097$83,317$82,967
  • First year CMS students will have their admission deposit applied to their first term bill.
  • CMS students enrolling for instruction are registered as full-time and assessed tuition at the prevailing annual rate. Students enrolled more than fourteen terms will be assessed an Extended Tuition Fee, in addition to the appropriate student health and services fees, each of the subsequent terms.
    • 2023-2024 Extended Tuition Fee for CMS is $3,000 per term, $12,000 annually.
  • Annual tuition is billed evenly across 3 terms (9 months) for years 1-2, and 4 terms (12 months) for years 3-4.
  • Annual fees are billed in the first term of each academic year with the exception of disability insurance which is billed in the fall term for years 2-4 and the winter term for first year students.