Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Physician Assistant Program

Financial Aid and Cost of Attendance

Following is an overview of program costs for the 2017-2018 academic year, and links to financial aid assistance.

Estimated Cost

Category

First Year

Second Year

Tuition

$44,739

$44,739

U-Pass Fee

$387

Room and Board

$16,500

$16,500

Health Insurance

$4,814

$3,856

Computer

$1,250

$0

Supplies: Medical Equipment

$915

$0

Supplies: Uniforms

$250

$150

Books

$1,485

$1,251

Personal

$3,582

$3,582

Transportation

$1,545

$1,932

Estimated Loan Fees

$2,001

$2,001

PANCE Fee

$500

Estimated Total Cost of Attendance

$77,468

$74,511*

Tuition and fees are subject to change.  Living expenses and transportation costs will vary depending on where you reside and your living arrangements.
* Estimated Second-Year costs for the PANCE fee are not included by the Office of Financial Aid, but will be incurred by any graduate looking to sit for the PANCE after graduation.

Financial Aid

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine has a competitive financial aid program that includes federal and institution-funded loan programs.  Students who wish to be considered to receive loans are advised to submit their financial aid application materials by the specified deadlines as listed at the financial aid website.

Current students are encouraged to apply for one of the many graduate student fellowships found at www.northwestern.edu/fellowships.