Tuition and Fees


  • Tuition is $145.00 per credit, except for certain courses (e.g. Biotechnology and 600 level courses).
  • Students 65 years and older are eligible for 50% reduced tuition (for evening classes only). 


  • Laboratory Fee: $100.00, unless otherwise specified in the course catalog.
  • Late Registration Fee: $10.00. See Academic Calendar for details.
  • Late Transfer Fee: $3.00 per course. See Withdrawals & Refunds for details.
  • Withdrawal Fee: See Withdrawals & Refunds.
  • Course Enrollment Status (Credit/Audit) Change Fee: $3.00. See Course Enrollment & Grading Policy for details.
  • Transcript Fee: $5.00 per copy for up to 10 copies. $3.00 per additional transcript whenever multiple transcripts are requested at one time.
  • Returned Check Fee: $25.00.
*Subject to change without advance notice.


Payments and registration forms may be mailed, faxed, or delivered to the FAES Graduate School office in person

Mailing Address for forms and non-check payments:                          

National Institutes of Health                                                                    

FAES Administrative Office                                                                        

10 Center Drive, MSC 1115                                                                        

Bethesda, MD 20892-1115

Mailing Address for forms and payments made by check:                                                        

Foundation for the Advanced Education in the Sciences                                                                      

P.O. Box 62861                                                                      

Baltimore, MD 21264-2861