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Tuition & Financial Aid for Enrolled Students

We're here for you.

The NEC Financial Aid Office is committed to providing you with the information you need to make informed decisions about financing your NEC education.

We believe that, by understanding our policies—and your rights & responsibilities as a Financial Aid recipient—you are taking a critical step towards achieving financial success. We hope to remain a resource for you during every stage of your education—from your first campus visit to graduation day and beyond.

Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions about maintaining eligibility for (or adjusting) your Financial Aid package, applying for new awards, loan repayment, or any other matters related to your financial well-being.

2017-2018 Tuition and Fees

The tables below reflect NEC's 2017-2018 tuition and fees. We've included them to help you budget your academic year expenses.

Bachelor of Music, Undergraduate Diploma

Tuition
Room & Boardǂ
Comprehensive Fee
Health Center
Health Insurance*
Total Billed Expenses

$46,100
$15,700
$830
$540
$1,968
$65,138

Master of Music, Doctor of Musical Arts

Tuition
Room & Boardǂ
Comprehensive Fee
Health Center
Health Insurance*
Total Billed Expenses

$46,100
$15,700
$830
$540
$2,363
$65,533

Graduate Diploma, Artist Diploma

Tuition
Room & Boardǂ
Comprehensive Fee
Health Center
Health Insurance*
Total Billed Expenses

$42,500
$15,700
$830
$540
$2,363
$61,933

Dual-Degree Programs

Portion of full-time tuition billed by NEC:

Tufts/NEC (estimated)
Harvard/NEC

$21,780
$9,005

ǂResidence Hall Room & Board Rates

*All students must carry health insurance; if you have your own insurance, this charge may be waived with proper documentation. To do so, please visit Gallagher Student Health.
The New England Conservatory of Music does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, or veteran status in the administration of its educational policies, admission policies, employment policies, scholarship and loan programs, or other Conservatory-sponsored activities.

Questions? Contact us!

Call us at 617-585-1110 or contact us by email.

Maria Currie
Lauren Flaherty
Lauren Urbanek
Financial Aid Counselor
Associate Director of Financial Aid
Director of Financial Aid