Financial

UT Tuition and Fees | Program Fee | Financial Aid & Scholarships 

Students of The University of Texas at Austin pay a series of fees to attend classes at The Wofford Denius UTLA Center for Entertainment and Media Studies: UT tuition/fees, a non-refundable deposit, a program fee, and a housing fee.

ESTIMATED EXPENCES FOR SEMESTER
  Spring 2019 Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring
2020
Summer
2020
UT TUITION & FEES* (Estimated) $5,229 (12hrs) $3,556 (9hrs) $5,334
(12hrs)
$5,334
(12hrs)
$3,556 (9hrs)
UTLA PROGRAM FEE
Non-refundable Deposit  $500 $500 $1,000 $1,000 $1,000
Remainder of Program Fee $4,225 $3,175 $3,400 $3,400 $3,400
UTLA HOUSING FEE**
Furnished Housing at Ava Toluca Hills (2bed/2bath - 4 Students) $6,167 $4,500 $5,783 $6,167 $4,500
SUBTOTAL $16,121 $11,662 $15,412 $15,901 $12,456
 
LIVING EXPENSES (Estimated)
TRANSPORTATION 
Transportation to and from LA
(Driving own car)
$800 $800 $800 $800 $800
Gasoline in LA ($110/week) $2,040 $1,320 $2,040 $2,040 $1,320
Oil & Filter Change ($35 ea.) $130 $65 $130 $130 $65
MEALS
Personal Meal
(One meal out per week @ $20/meal)
$340 $220 $340 $340 $220
Business Meal
(One meal out per week @ $50/meal)
$850 $550 $850 $850 $550
GROCERIES
$50/week per person $850 $550 $850 $850 $550
ENTERTAINMENT
$250/month per person $1,063 $688 $1,063 $1,063 $688
MISC.
$100/month per person $425 $275 $425 $425 $275
TOTAL $22,619 $16,130 $21,910 $22,399 $16,924

*The UT tuition and fees displayed in this table are based on full-time enrollment for resident undergraduate students in the Moody College of Communication and will vary based on a student's status and semester of participation.

**UTLA students are not required to live in UTLA-contracted housing, although ALL students are required to provide proof of address while particpating in the program.

NOTE: All fees are subject to change.

UT Tuition and Fees

All participants are billed for UT tuition and fees in accordance with the policy found on The University of Texas at Austin course schedule. Please consult the schedule of UT tuition and fees to calculate tuition and fees for the semester of participation based on your status at UT. Undergraduate participants are required to register for 12 hours in the fall/spring or 9 hours in the summer. Flat rate tuition applies for undergraduate students. Graduate students are required to register for 9 hours during a long semester, 6 hours in the summer. Graduate students are billed per credit hour. Tuition and fees are paid in accordance with The University of Texas at Austin published payment policies and schedules.  To pay your Denius Center registration bill, go to “What I Owe” on UT Direct.

Program Fee

The program fee includes a $1000 non-refundable, non-transferable enrollment deposit which reserves a place in the program. Final acceptance in the program is subject to satisfactory completion of course pre-requisites, GPA requirements and other pre-departure requirements. Enrollment deposits are deducted from the total program fee. Payments for the Denius UTLA Center program fee are made online through the “What I Owe” feature of UT Direct.