2022-2023 Osteopathic Medicine Costs

Direct Costs

Tuition $61,750
Fees (General Service Fees and Program Fee) $2,450
Malpractice Insurance $130
Total Direct Costs $64,330

Equipment Allowances

  • Medical students are required to purchase equipment/instruments for the program. The Financial Aid Office allows $1,000 under the first-year cost of attendance to purchase these items (this includes an allowance for a PDA).
  • Medical 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

Costs will vary depending on the courses you are taking. The Student Financial Services Office uses the following as standard allowances per year for books and supplies for financial aid student budget purposes. Your actual expenses may vary. See below:

  • Year 1: $2,000
  • Year 2: $1,000
  • Year 3: $800
  • Year 4: $400

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 

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

Second Year 

  • $15,000 Room and Board
  • $4,800 Transportation/Travel costs
  • $3,140 Personal/Miscellaneous costs 
  • Includes $140 for background check

Third Year

  • $15,000 Room and Board
  • $4,800 Transportation/Travel costs
  • $3,000 Personal/Miscellaneous costs
  • $1,800 Clinical Rotation expenses

Fourth Year

  • $13,750 Room and Board
  • $4,400 Transportation/Travel costs
  • $2,750 Personal/Miscellaneous costs
  • $1,650 Clinical Rotation expenses

Exam Allowances

  • Second Year: The cost of the COMLEX Level 1 Exam ($660) is added to the second year fall semester Cost of Attendance. An allowance of $500 is included for board prep materials.
  • Third Year: The costs of the COMLEX Level 2 Exam ($660) and COMLEX-PE Exam ($1,295), as well as a $700 travel allowance, are added to the third year fall semester Cost of Attendance. An allowance of $500 is included for board prep materials.

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/Miscellaneous Expenses: $250/month
  • For third and fourth year students: Clinical Rotation expenses: $150/month

Students may request an increase to their Cost of Attendance (if needed) to cover additional costs for residency interviews. Please email sfs@une.edu for a Request for Cost of Attendance Increase Form, which may be submitted along with documentation supporting the additional expenses (e.g. receipts for transportation, hotel, and ERAS fee).

Additional Information

Finance Your Education

We are here to help you finance your online education so that you can earn a degree that's convenient, affordable, and still allows you to balance all of the other important aspects of your life. Several options exist to help you meet your educational costs. Student Financial Services has also created a step-by-step process for applying for aid.

Veteran's Benefits

If you are planning to utilize Veteran's Education Benefits, please explore our information and requirements.

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.

Open Enrollment/Waiver Periods

College of Osteopathic Medicine


All Other Graduate Programs


The cost for UNE's 2022–2023 annual health insurance policy for graduate/professional students (except first-year College of Osteopathic Medicine students) is $4,174 for the 9/01/2022–8/31/2023 coverage period. Due to a longer academic year, the health insurance rate for first-year College of Osteopathic Medicine students is $4,883 for coverage beginning on 7/1/2022–8/31/2023. 

New students whose program (P.S.M., M.S.N.A., PA, M.S.O.T.) begins in Summer 2022 are charged $1,155 for the summer coverage period of 05/23/2022-8/31/2022, and then the annual coverage rate of $4,174 (with the fall tuition billing) for coverage from 9/1/2022–8/31/2023. Students enrolled in the new PSM in Ocean Food Systems Program are charged $1,224 for summer coverage period of 5/17/2022–8/31/2023, and then the annual coverage rate of $4,174 for coverage from 9/1/2022–8/31/2023. New students should waive/enroll for the summer semester (beginning in April) and then re-enroll/waive for the following academic year, starting on July 1. 

Dependents can be added for an additional surcharge. Email Carrie Bernier at cbernier@une.edu for more information and breakdowns by semester, if applicable.


Student Financial Services

For information about the financial aid process call (207) 602-2342 or email Student Financial Services.

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