STUDENT COST OF ATTENDANCE
The cost of attendance reflects the student’s average cost of attending Weill Cornell Medicine. It should represent a modest, but adequate, standard of living. The standard budget includes the average cost of rent for on-campus housing. The student budget includes both direct and indirect costs associated with enrollment in the Medical College.
Direct costs consist of the following types of expenses:
- Mandatory fees
- Weill Cornell Medicine student health insurance & other voluntary insurance (e.g. Dental & Vision)
- On-campus rent*
*On-campus accommodations may not be guaranteed for all programs. For more housing information, please click here.
Indirect costs may consist of the following types of expenses:
- Books & Equipment
- Food & Personal
- Step 1 Exam (MD Program only)
- Step 2 CK & CS Exams (MD Program only)
- Off-campus rent (if applicable)