Tuition and aid

The Master of Nursing is a state-based tuition program. Tuition remains the same during a student’s first two academic years in the program. After year two, the tuition is subject to an increase (typically a 2-3% increase). Eligible UW and State employees may utilize UW tuition exemption to one course in the program.

StatusAnnual University Tuition and Fees
Full-time enrollment
Resident $18,993 (2023-2024 academic year; does not include summer quarter)
Non-Resident$33,096 (2023-2024 academic year; does not include summer quarter)
This table shows the amount of annual full-time tuition for residents and non-residents.

Stated estimations are unofficial for general planning purposes only and derived from the UW Graduate Tuition Dashboard. To be classified or reclassified as a resident visit the UW Guide – Understanding Washington State Residency

Program fees

$132.00 fee for Health & Safety verification with our online vendor. Community partners may have additional onboarding costs. $75.00 course fee for the BNURS 590 which supports the salary of the health and safety compliance coordinator.

Loan forgiveness and cancellation

Veteran benefits

Scholarship resources