The University of VirginiaÂ Â will increase tuition by 11%Â for incoming freshmanÂ making it one of the most expensive public universities in the nation. Incoming freshman will payÂ $14,468 in tuition. [read_more]With fees, books, room and boardÂ and expenses, it will cost an incoming freshman $28,344 to enroll at UVA. Tuition varies based on the collegeÂ within UVAÂ with the Commerce school and the Engineering school being more expensive than the College of Arts and Sciences. Out of state students will be paying about $60,000 per year, including room and board.
Undergraduate students currently enrolled at UVA will see a tuition increase of 3.6 percent.
These increases will allow the University to set new limits on the amount of money they will expect low income students to borrow. Â From the Washington Post,
Previously, certain Virginia students from low-income families were expected to borrow up to $14,000 to finance their education. Now that total will be lowered to $4,000. Other students from middle-income families, who had a debt ceiling of $28,000, will now have a cap of $18,000.
UVA is the most expensive public university in Virginia. Each public university in Virginia sets their own tuition, fees, room and board.