How Much Will the Academic Accelerator Cost?

Tuition and fees listed vary by program length and are subject to change. Upon completion of the Academic Accelerator year, students enroll as sophomores at the University of Kansas and pay standard applicant tuition and fees.

2020 Important Dates

Application Deadline*July 10, 2020
Move-in DateAugust 10, 2020
Program Start DateAugust 11, 2020
Instruction BeginsAugust 24, 2020

*The application deadline for Fall 2020 has been extended to August 14, 2020 for students either opting to take only KU online classes for the full semester OR for students who plan on starting virtually and taking advantage of KU’s late arrival option. Please reach out to your Enrollment Counselor with any questions.

Application DeadlineDecember 9, 2020
Move-in DateDecember 23, 2020
Program Start DateJanuary 6, 2021
Instruction BeginsJanuary 7, 2021
Application DeadlineApril 21, 2021
Move-in DateMay 12, 2021
Program Start DateMay 26, 2021
Instruction BeginsMay 27, 2021
Tuition & Fees$22,950
Housing
Tier 0: Apartment Living$8,767
Tier 1: Luxury Living$7,001
Tier 2: Traditional Living$5,522
Meals
Tier 1: Gold$3,100
Tier 2: Bronze$2,737
Health Insurance (two semester coverage)$1,034
Tuition & Fees$24,275
Housing
Tier 0: Apartment Living$8,767
Tier 1: Luxury Living$7,001
Tier 2: Traditional Living$5,522
Meals
Tier 1: Gold$3,100
Tier 2: Bronze$2,737
Health Insurance (two semester coverage)$1,034
Tuition & Fees$42,450
Housing
Tier 0: Apartment Living$15,202
Tier 1: Luxury Living$12,091
Tier 2: Traditional Living$9,528
Meals
Tier 1: Gold$5,338
Tier 2: Bronze$4,607
Health Insurance (two semester coverage)$1,795
Tuition & Fees$12,359
Housing (12 months)$9,528-$15,202
Dining (12 months)$4,607-$5,338
Health Insurance (two semester coverage)$1,795

2020 Annual Fees

FEES AND COSTS (UNDERGRADUATE SUMMER 2020 START)
Tuition & Fees*$23,300 – $25,425
Housing
Tier 0: Apartment Living$8,953
Tier 1: Luxury Living$7,148
Tier 2: Traditional Living$5,637
Meals
On-campus Dining Plan$2,695
Health Insurance (two semester coverage)$1,056

*Tuition cost is dependent on English test score

Tuition & Fees$42,450
Housing
Tier 0: Apartment Living$15,388
Tier 1: Luxury Living$12,238
Tier 2: Traditional Living$9,643
Meals
On-Campus Dining Plan$4,495
Health Insurance (two semester coverage)$1,816
Tuition & Fees$8,217
Housing (12 months)$9,643-$15,388
Dining (12 months)$4,496
Health Insurance (two semester coverage)$1,816
FEES AND COSTS (UNDERGRADUATE FALL 2020 START)
Tuition & Fees*$31,000 – $31,450
Housing
Tier 0: Apartment Living$12,870
Tier 1: Luxury Living$10,180
Tier 2: Traditional Living$8,012
Meals
On-Campus Dining$3,600
Health Insurance (two semester coverage)$1,520

*Tuition cost is dependent on English test score

Tuition & Fees$42,450
Housing
Tier 0: Apartment Living$15,388
Tier 1: Luxury Living$12,238
Tier 2: Traditional Living$9,643
Meals
On-Campus Dining$4,495
Health Insurance (three semester coverage)$1,820
Tuition & Fees$12,359
Housing (12 months)$9,643-$15,388
Dining (12 months)$4,495
Health Insurance (three semester coverage)$1,820
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How do I pay my tuition and fees?

It’s quick and easy to pay your tuition and fees via the KU AAP Flywire portal. Click below to find out more or make a payment.

In need of additional English courses before enrolling in the Academic Accelerator?

Enroll in the Academic English program. Classes are designed to improve students’ comprehension and ability to take rigorous academic courses in the English language.

After completion of the Academic English program, students will enter and pay tuition for the Academic Accelerator Program 3.

Start Your Application

Take your first step to becoming a Jayhawk. It’s easy to start your application, and then the KU Undergraduate Accelerator team in your region is there to help you through the process.

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