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.   

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 Summer 2021, Fall 2021, and Spring 2022, 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 2020 Summer 2021
Summer clinic, all participants $3,455 per term $3,582 per term

Fall and Spring Tuition Rates

  Fall 2020 - Spring 2021 Fall 2021 - Spring 2022
Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) $37,568 per semester $38,958 per semester
     Non-degree students $1,880 per credit hour $1,950 per credit hour
Dental Graduate $30,015 per semester $30,915 per semester
     Non-degree students $2,500 per credit hour $2,575 per credit hour
Expanded Function Dental
Auxiliary Certificate
$2,800 per semester $2,900 per semester

Fees

  Fall 2020 - Spring 2021 Fall 2021 - Spring 2022
Medical Plan Fee 1 $1,367 per semester $1,596 per semester
One to One Fitness 2

Fall $126 plus sales tax

Spring $157 plus sales tax

Fall $129 plus sales tax

Spring $161 plus sales tax

Graduate Student Council Fee
(Students entering Fall 2015 & later)
$15 per semester $15 per semester
Clinic computer lease fee 3 $0 $95 per semester
Exam Soft Fee 4 $50 (Fall)

$50 (Fall)

$15 (Spring)

RTA Transportation Fee 5 $47.50 per semester N/A

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 2020 - Spring 2021 Fall 2021 - Spring 2022
Activity Fee - All DMD Students $125 per semester $125 per semester
Lab Fee - All DMD Students $295 per semester $295 per semester
Course Fee - 3rd year DMD Students (Fall only)  N/A $949
Dental Kits - 1st year DMD Students (Fall only) 6 $9,806.16 $10,077.28
Dental Kits Supplemental - 1st year DMD Students (Fall only) $34.79 $0
Dental Kits - 2nd year DMD Students (Fall only) 6 $4,795.74 $4,637.11
Dental Kits Supplemental - 2nd year DMD Students (Fall only) $436.65 $35.00
Dental Kits - 3rd year DMD Students (Fall only) N/A $194.13
Instrument Leasing Fee - All DMD Students $137.50 per semester see below
Instrument Leasing Fee - 1st, 2nd, and 3rd year DMD Students see above $137.50 per semester
Preclinical Cassette Instrument Leasing Fee (1st year DMD Students) $0 $260 per semester
Preclinical Cassette Instrument Leasing Fee (2nd year DMD Students) $0 $260 per semester
Clinical Cassette Instrument Leasing Fee (3rd year DMD Students) $0 $130 per semester

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.

 

**Subject to Change Disclaimer

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

 

Last updated:  9/17/2021