Costs & Financial Aid

costs & financial aid


The Master of Science in Biomedical Regulatory Affairs is a self-sustaining, fee-based program. Instructional fees are the same for resident (Washington State) and non-resident students. In addition to instructional fees, students pay other required fees each quarter, including registration and technology fees. Fees are due at the start of each quarter.

Cost per credit $818
Total number of credits required 45
Estimated total cost of degree $38,925*

*Estimate is based on 2016-2017 rates and does not factor in other required fees or textbooks.

Financial Aid

Fee-based students can apply for various forms of financial aid to help cover their education costs, including federal financial aid, scholarships and loans. For more information, visit the Fee-Based Programs page of the Office of Student Financial Aid website.

Students in fee-based programs are not eligible for tuition exemptions or university grants, including the Washington State Tuition Exemption and Husky Promise programs.

The Graduate Funding Information Service assists UW graduate students in their search for funding opportunities outside the University of Washington. GFIS hosts workshops, posts funding announcements and meets one-on-one with students.

Employer Assistance

Some employers will cover all or part of the cost of a professional education. Check with your employer to see if such a program is available.


We are happy to answer any questions you have about the Master of Science in Biomedical Regulatory Affairs.