School of Dental Medicine

Tuition and fees for current and prospective students of the School of Dental Medicine can be found in the tables below.  This is provided for informational purposes and may not represent all fees and charges a student may incur.  Please visit Common Fees and Transactions for a description of common fees including contact information.  To explore program information, please visit the School of Dental Medicine website.

CWRU faculty and staff are working diligently to provide courses for this upcoming semester in modalities that will enable all students to continue to move toward completing their degree and achieving their academic goals.  Regardless of the learning environment for Fall 2020 and Spring 2021, the tuition and fees will be the same. The tuition and fees are in exchange for learning, academic credit, and certain non-academic services that will be provided whether in person, in a hybrid environment, or entirely remotely, and tuition and fees amounts will remain the same in the event the mode of course delivery changes during the semester. 

Summer Tuition Rates

  Summer 2019 Summer 2020
Summer clinic, all participants $3,330 per term $3,455 per term

Fall and Spring Tuition Rates

  Fall 2019 - Spring 2020 Fall 2020 - Spring 2021
Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) $36,210 per semester $37,568 per semester
     Non-degree students $1,810 per credit hour $1,880 per credit hour
Dental Graduate $29,140 per semester $30,015 per semester
     Non-degree students $2,430 per credit hour $2,500 per credit hour
Expanded Function Dental
Auxiliary Certificate
$2,717.50 per semester $2,800 per semester

Fees

  Fall 2019 - Spring 2020 Fall 2020 - Spring 2021
Medical Plan Fee 1 $1,165 per semester $1,367 per semester
One to One Fitness 2 Fall $126 + sales tax, Spring $157 + sales tax Fall $126 + sales tax, Spring $157 + sales tax
Graduate Student Council Fee
(Students entering Fall 2015 & later)
$15 per semester $15 per semester
Clinic computer lease fee 3  $95 per semester $95 (Spring only)
Exam Fee (Fall only) 4 $50 $50
RTA Transportation Fee 5 $47.50 per semester $47.50 per semester

1 This fee may be eligible for waiver.  Please visit the Student Medical Plan website for waiver criteria and instructions to waive this fee.  Waiver will apply to both fall and spring semesters if done by the fall semester tuition due date.  If waiver is completed after the fall semester tuition due date, students must complete the waiver again for the spring semester.

2 Current sales tax rate is 8% and Spring fee includes Summer.  This fee may be opted-out through SIS by the semester tuition due date.  Students must opt-out every semester.  

3 This fee is charged to all DMD, Postdocs, Residents, and Non-Degree students.

4 This fee is charged to all DMD, Postdocs, Residents, and Non-Degree students.  In AY2020-2021, this fee is charged to all DMD students and 1st year Postdocs, Residents, and Non-Degree students.

5 This fee is charged to all DMD, Postdocs, and Residents students.       

 

Additional Fees - DMD Students

  Fall 2019 - Spring 2020 Fall 2020 - Spring 2021
Activity Fee - All DMD Students $125 per semester $125 per semester
Lab Fee - All DMD Students $295 per semester $295 per semester
Course Fee - 2nd year DMD Students (Fall only)  $949 N/A
Dental Kits - 1st year DMD Students (Fall only) 6 $9,013.36 $9,806.16
Dental Kits Supplemental - 1st year DMD Students (Fall only) N/A $34.79
Dental Kits - 2nd year DMD Students (Fall only) 6 $4,570.81 $4,795.74
Dental Kits Supplemental - 2nd year DMD Students (Fall only) $0 $436.65
Multimedia Package - 1st year DMD Students (Fall Only) $0 $0
Multimedia Package - 2nd year DMD Students (Fall Only) $0 $0
Multimedia Package - 3rd year DMD Students (Fall Only) $0 $0
Multimedia Package - 4th year DMD Students (Fall Only) $801.02 $0
Instrument Leasing Fee - All DMD Students $137.50 per semester $137.50 per semester
Preclinical Cassette Instrument Leasing Fee (1st year DMD Students) $260 per semester $260 (Spring only)
Preclinical Cassette Instrument Leasing Fee (2nd year DMD Students) $130 per semester $260 (Spring only)
Clinical Cassette Instrument Leasing Fee (3rd year DMD Students) 7 N/A $130 (Spring only)

6 Students have the option of paying for the dental kits at the Schein store using a credit card. The School of Dental Medicine will apply a waiver, at the time of dental kit pickup, to the student's account if this option is chosen.

7 This fee is charged to all DMD student and 1st year and 4th year OMFS students.

 

**Subject to Change Disclaimer

The policies, procedures, and fees are subject to change without prior notice, if necessary.

 

Last updated:  10/26/2020