2018-2019 Dental Medicine Costs

Tuition $64,610
General Service Fee $680
Malpractice Insurance 

$255 (Once per year)

Program Fee* (1st, 2nd, 3rd year) $11,200
Total Direct Costs $76,745


*The Program Fee for fourth year students is $8,200. Program Fees include:

  • Cadaver
  • Electronic Textbooks
  • Instrument Lease and Management Fee
  • Preclinical/Clinical Supplies/Disposables
  • Central Sterilization
  • ASDA Dues
  • Wireless Microphone
  • Educational Technology
  • Clinical Apparel
  • Various Miscellaneous expenses

Dental Students are required to purchase the Surgical Magnification System ($1,000).
The 3D Tooth Atlas is included in the program fee and will be provided to students.

Students are required to have a laptop computer for the program. A one-time technology allowance of $1,500 is part of the first-year Cost of Attendance.

Indirect costs

Indirect costs are included in the student's financial aid budget. These are not direct charges from the University, but allowances that are given to cover expenses that the student may have while attending school (the allowances listed below cover the number of months the student is enrolled for each year of the program).

First YEAR (2017–2018: Aug 30, 2017–may 11, 2018) 
(2018–2019: Aug 29, 2018–may 10 2019) 

  • $12,150 Room and Board
  • $3,600 Transportation
  • $2,250 Personal/Misc. costs 

Second YEAR (may 30, 2017–MAY 11, 2018)
(2018–2019: may 29, 2018–may 10, 2019)

  • $16,200 Room and Board
  • $4,800 Transportation
  • $3,000 Personal/Misc. costs 

Third year (May 30, 2017–May 11, 2018)
(2018–2019: may 29, 2018–may 10, 2019)

  • $16,200 Room and Board
  • $4,800 Transportation
  • $3,000 Personal/Misc. costs 

Fourth year (May 30, 2017–May 11, 2018)
(2018–2019: may 29, 2018–may 10, 2019)

  • $16,200 Room and Board
  • $4,800 Transportation
  • $3,000 Personal/Misc. costs 

The living expense allowances are based on the following amounts per month, for the months enrolled:

  • Room and Board: $1,350/month (rent, food, utilities)
  • Transportation: $400/month
  • Personal/Miscellaneous: $250/month

Health Insurance

Students are required to enroll in UNE's Student Medical Insurance Plan unless proof of comparable insurance is demonstrated and waiver is completed online (2018-2019 Academic Year waiver/enrollment session is from July 1 through August 17, 2018). 

The cost for UNE's 2018-2019 annual health insurance policy for graduate/professional students (except first year College of Osteopathic Medicine students) is $3,899. Due to a longer academic year, health Insurance rates for first year COM students is $4,224. Students whose programs begin in Summer 2018 should waive/enroll for summer semester and then re-enroll/waive for the following academic year, starting in the fall. Dependents can be added for additional surcharge (please contact dbisson@une.edu for more information and breakdowns by semester, if applicable).