2017-2018 Osteopathic Medicine Costs

TUITION $55,080
GENERAL SERVICE FEE $740
MALPRACTICE INSURANCE $95
TOTAL DIRECT COSTS

$55,915

Second-year students are billed $1,587 for the Kaplan Review Course.
Third-year students are billed $1,222 for the Kaplan Review Course.

Medical Students are required to purchase equipment/instruments for the program. The Financial Aid Office allows $1,300 under the first-year cost of attendance to purchase these items (this includes an allowance for a PDA).

Students are required to purchase a laptop computer. A one-time technology allowance of $1,500 is included in the first-year cost of attendance.

Books and Supplies

The costs will vary depending on the courses you are taking. The Financial Aid Office uses $2,000 for the first year of the program, $1,000 for the second year of the program, $800 for the third year of the program and $400 for the fourth year of the program as a standard allowance for student budget purposes. Your actual expenses may vary.

Indirect Costs

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

First YEAR (AUGUST–MAY)

  • $13,750 Room and Board
  • $4,400 Transportation/Travel costs
  • $2,750 Personal/Misc. costs 

Second YEAR (AUGUST–MAY)

  • $13,750 Room and Board
  • $4,400 Transportation/Travel costs
  • $2,875 Personal/Misc. costs 

Third year (August–July)

  • $15,000 Room and Board
  • $4,800 Transportation/Travel costs
  • $3,000 Personal/Misc. costs

Fourth year (August–May) 

  • $12,500 Room and Board
  • $4,000 Transportation/Travel costs
  • $2,500 Personal/Misc. costs

The cost of the COMLEX Level 1 exam of $615 is included as part of the cost of attendance for fall in the second year.

The cost of the COMLEX level 2 exam of $635 and the cost of the COMLEX-PE of $1295 is included in the cost of attendance for fall in the third year. A travel allowance of $700 is also included.

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/Misc. $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 (2017-2018 Academic Year waiver/enrollment session is from June 26 through August 19). 

The cost for UNE's 2017-2018 annual health insurance policy for graduate/professional students is $3,899. Students whose programs begin in Summer 2017 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).