2015/2016 Dental Medicine Costs

Tuition $59,710
General Service Fee $630
Malpractice Insurance  $255 (first year)
Program Fees* $11,200
Total Direct Costs $71,795

*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 3-D 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 (8/26/15 - 5/13/16)

  • $11,250 Room and Board
  • $3,600 Transportation
  • $1,440 Personal/Misc. costs 

Second YEAR (may-MAY)

  • $15,000 Room and Board
  • $4,800 Transportation
  • $1,920 Personal/Misc. costs 

Third year (May-May)

  • $15,000 Room and Board
  • $4,800 Transportation
  • $1,920 Personal/Misc. costs 

Fourth year (May-May)

  • $15,000 Room and Board
  • $4,800 Transportation
  • $1,920 Personal/Misc. costs 

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

  • Room and Board $1,250/month (rent, food, utilities)
  • Transportation $400/month
  • Personal/Misc. $160/month

Health Insurance

Students are required to enroll in UNE's Student Medical Insurance Plan unless proof of comparable insurance is demonstrated and a waiver is completed online. The cost for UNE's 2015-2016 annual health insurance policy for graduate students is $3,267 ($1,090 Fall 2015 only; $2,178 Spring 2016 only; $822 Summer 2016 only).