Tuition & Fees

How much does Taylor cost for undergraduate students?

For the 2015-2016 academic year, Taylor was able to limit our cost increase to 2.5%. Total costs for next year will increase from $37,821 to $38,767 - an adjustment of $946. Students enrolled full-time either fall or spring will continue to have access to the free-tuition benefit offered during January, worth approximately $3,400 (a $13,600 value over four years). The J-term program continues to be a significant value-added part of the Taylor experience, providing students with the opportunity to accelerate their degree (the average Taylor graduate finishes their degree in 3.8 years) or participate in unique global experiences. 

Below we provide a table of the breakdown of our total cost:

*Tuition $30,030 $3,400 $30,030
Room and Board $7,516 $981 $8,497
Fees $219 $21  $240
TOTAL $37,765 $1002 **$38,767

Tuition payment plans

Many families prefer to pay their college expenses in smaller, more manageable installments. Taylor offers payment plan options for enrollment at the student account billing site.  Please contact for details and additional information.

Use the Net Price Calculator to calculate the contributing source percentages of your personal tuition payment.

In order to reduce your monthly payments, you can combine a payment plan with a Direct Parent PLUS loan. To learn more about the Direct PLUS loan, go to

For billing questions, contact the Bursar's Office.

Download the Cost, Tuition, and Fees Schedule for the 2015-2016 school year.

*Full-time tuition is charged to students who register for 12-17 credit hours a semester. Registering for greater than 17 hours, lab fees, private music lessons, and selected courses will incur an additional charge.

**Students should anticipate an additional $3,200 for books and miscellaneous expenses.