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LIU Global Tuition & Fees

LIU Global Tuition & Fees

When you choose an education that’s right for you and your goals, it is worth every penny, and LIU Global is committed to helping you find ways to afford university.

One of the best ways to budget for your future is to create a financial plan, which will act as a roadmap during your studies and beyond. Financial aid will cover a portion of your tuition, fees, and room and board, and your financial plan will help you determine how to cover the remaining cost.

LIU Global 2021 - 2022 Tuition & Fees Per Term

*Undergraduate Tuition
*University Fee
*Center Fee
*Room & Board
*Costa Rica (Year 1)
*Europe (Year 2)
*Asia-Pacific Australia (Year 3)
*China (Year 3)
*Other locations (Year 4)
#Estimated Total (per year):
$56,274 - $60,088

*Rates are per semester and subject to modification.

#Estimated total is per year and subject to modification.

*#Does not include health insurance, airfare, or personal expenses.

Additional Expenses:

Insurance: Visit health insurance page for details.

Airfare: Varies – student is responsible for getting to the program and back home at end of semester. LIU Global covers all program-related travel within the semester.

Visa-related costs: Varies - visit the visa info page for details.

Books: Varies – estimated book costs by center/program:

Asia-Pacific Australia: $0 (all readings are provided for free as electronic copies, with hard copies provided as needed/appropriate)

China: $50

Costa Rica: $50

Europe: Varies

New York:  $0 for LIU Global, but varies for LIU Brooklyn / LIU Post

Estimated personal expenses (as recommended by each Center based on USD currency) 

Asia-Pacific Australia: $10 -75 per week, depending on personal lifestyle choices. Please note: Indonesia is comparatively cheap, and Australia and Fiji are comparatively expensive.

China: Students should budget an additional $50 per week for personal expenses.

Costa Rica: $35- $50 per week for personal needs, travel and recreation.

Europe: Varies

New York:  Varies

Net price calculator: LIU provides an online student aid calculator as a guide for early college financial planning. This calculator provides a preliminary estimate of federal and institutional aid eligibility and is not binding. Visit to obtain a preliminary estimate of your financial aid eligibility. 

Payment Plans: LIU offers convenient payment plans to help students manage their tuition charges while remaining in good financial standing with the University. You can sign up for a payment plan through your MyLIU account.

If you have questions, contact Carlett Thomas at or 516-299-3401.

Scholarships and Grants

LIU merit-based scholarships: Applicants are evaluated for a merit-based scholarship. If awarded, Merit scholarships are renewable each academic year to students who remain in good standing.  If you have any questions, please, contact Admissions at 718-488-1011.

External scholarships and grants: LIU Global has compiled a list of scholarships, many geared towards international education and study abroad. Please visit for more information.