Tuition & Aid

Tuition & Fin Aid

CCS offers $34 million in financial aid to help students earn a world-class degree.

We are committed to helping you fund your education by offering competitive financial aid packages and scholarship opportunities from the day you begin your studies until you graduate.

Scholarships and financial aid are available for both undergraduate and graduate students. 

Undergraduate Tuition and Aid Graduate Tuition and Aid

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

Tuition: $1,480 per credit hour or $22,200 per semester for
full-time enrollment, 12 to 18 credits.

Registration Fee: $100 per semester
Resource Fee: $590 per semester
Accident Insurance: $35 per year
Tuition Insurance: $121.85 per semester with option to opt out
Graduation Fee: $100 (one time fee)

Graduate Tuition & Fees

Full-time Enrollment (12 to 18 credits): $24,120 per semester/$48,240 per academic year
Part-time Enrollment: $1,608 per credit

Registration Fee: $100 per semester/$200 per academic year
Student Accident Insurance: $35 per year
Resource Fee: $590 per semester/$1,180 per academic year

Housing & Meal Plans

Housing Range: $3,200 to $3,600 per semester/$6,100 to $7,200 per academic year
*Taubman Center Housing requires students to have a Meal Plan

Meal Plan Range: $725 to $1,450 per semester/$1,570 to $3,160 per academic year

Additional Housing Information

Tuition Payment Options

  1. Full payment of tuition and fees at the time of registration.

  2. Deferred payment of tuition and fees.
    All tuition and fees must be paid in full by August 1 for the Fall semester and December 14 for the Winter semester.

  3. ACI Interest-Free Monthly Payment Plan
    The College for Creative Studies accepts tuition payments through ACI. ACI offers monthly interest-free payment plans as a way to pay the remainder of your tuition and fees. There is a $65.00 semester enrollment fee for this option. For enrollment or additional information please visit the link below. Students may pay tuition and fees online, by mail or at the Cashiers Office.

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Office of Financial Aid

T: 313.664.7495
F: 313.664.7499

Interim Director of Financial Aid
Mathew Catanese
T: 313.664.7497

Financial Aid Counselor
Allison Molesworth
T: 313.664.7468