School of Medicine Registrar's Office Tuition Information


Tuition and fees for the academic year are available in the MD Handbook 7.2 Tuition & Fees.

For more information, see the Student Services' Understand My Tuition & Bill and Tuition & Fees webpages.  

Residency Requirement

Students must register for 12-quarters at full "Med-MD" tuition to be eligible for graduation. After 12 quarters of full MD tuition, tuition will be adjusted to the reduced research rate for remaining MD quarters. For more information see Reduced/Research Tuition Rate Eligibility.

MD Unit Limits

Students may enroll in 39 units their first and second Autumn quarters for the MD tuition rate, and will be charged per unit for each unit above 39. In all other quarters, students may enroll in 26 units before being assessed the per unit tuition rate. For more information see the MD Academic Requirements for Graduation in the MD Handbook.

Tuition is assessed per unit for each unit above the quarterly maximums:

  • 1st Year Autumn (Quarter 1/1A): 39 units
  • 1st Year Winter (Quarter 2): 26 units
  • 1st Year Spring (Quarter 3): 26 units
  • 2nd Year Autumn (Quarter 4): 39 units
  • 2nd Year Winter (Quarter 5): 26 units
  • 2nd Year Spring (Quarter 6): 26 units

Special Registration Tuition Information