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2023-2024 Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Physician Assistant Tuition and Fees


Tuition and Fees

For students matriculating in the Physician Assistant program after January 1, 2020, tuition and fees per semester are determined by the Virginia residency status as follows:

Tuition

  • In-state: $91,415 
  • Out-of-state: $110,211

State residency is determined after acceptance in the program and will be verified by the admissions staff.

Tuition and fees are subject to change without notice. EVMS typically announces the tuition and fee rates in July. Questions about tuition and fee charges on student accounts should be directed to EVMS Financial Services.

Financial aid is available to U.S. citizens and permanent residents. Visit EVMS Financial Aid for more information.

Students who decide to withdraw from the the program must follow policies and procedures set by EVMS Accounts Receivable and Student Billing for refunds of tuition and fees.

External Loan Repayment Opportunities

The average PA student graduates with about $100,000 in student debt (inclusive of all schooling debt accumulated prior to PA school). There are a number of external loan-repayment opportunities that can help students eliminate some or all of their school debt:

AmeriCorps

This national program helps repay education loans in exchange for a year of service in designated areas across the United States.

Navy or Air Force Health Professions Scholarship Program

These programs open slots for loan repayment based on need and are awarded on a rolling basis.

Indian Health Service (IHS)

This national program seeks to place healthcare professionals, including PAs, in IHS health centers for a minimum of two years.

National Health Services Corp

This program is for PAs who agree to practice in underserved communities as a primary care provider.

U.S. Army Program

This three-year loan repayment program is available for those who serve as an Army PA.

Projected Cost of Attendance

Physician Assistant | Year 1

Budget Length: 8 mos.

Tuition*

  • In State: $26,266
  • Out of State: $31,666

Fees*

  • Mandatory: $2,753
  • Health Insurance: $2,095

Subtotal Tuition & Fees (Direct Costs)

  • In State (IS): $31,114
  • Out of State (OS): $36,541

Other Allowances

  • Books & Equipment: $1,789
  • Living (Room, Board & Misc.): $15,344
  • Personal Expenses: $704
  • Transportation: $3,229

Cost of Attendance w/o Loan Fees

  • In State: $52,180
  • Out of State: $57,580

Loan Fees**

  • Direct Unsubsidized - 1.059%: $216
  • Grad PLUS - 4.248% IS: $1,339
  • Grad PLUS - 4.248% OS: $1,568

Total Cost of Attendance with Loan Fees

  • In State: $53,735
  • Out of State: $59,364

Physician Assistant | Year 2

Budget Length: 12 mos.

Tuition*

  • In State: $39,141
  • Out of State: $47,189

Fees*

  • Mandatory: $2,807
  • Health Insurance: $3,679

Subtotal Tuition & Fees (Direct Costs)

  • In State (IS): $45,627
  • Out of State (OS): $53,675

Other Allowances

  • Books & Equipment: $2,141
  • Living (Room, Board & Misc.): $23,016
  • Personal Expenses: $1,056
  • Transportation: $4,836

Cost of Attendance w/o Loan Fees

  • In State: $76,676
  • Out of State: $84,724

Loan Fees**

  • Direct Unsubsidized - 1.0659%: $216
  • Grad PLUS - 4.248% IS: $2,375
  • Grad PLUS - 4.248% OS: $2,715

Total Cost of Attendance with Loan Fees

  • In State: $79,267
  • Out of State: $87,655

Physician Assistant | Year 3

Budget Length: 8 mos.

Tuition*

  • In State: $26,008
  • Out of State: $31,356

Fees*

  • Mandatory: $2,118
  • Health Insurance: $3,679

Subtotal Tuition & Fees (Direct Costs)

  • In State (IS): $31,805
  • Out of State (OS): $37,153

Other Allowances

  • Books & Equipment: $672
  • Living (Room, Board & Misc.): $15,344
  • Personal Expenses: $704
  • Transportation: $3,229

Cost of Attendance w/o Loan Fees

  • In State: $51,754
  • Out of State: $57,102

Loan Fees**

  • Direct Unsubsidized - 1.059%: $216
  • Grad PLUS - 4.228% IS: $1,321
  • Grad PLUS - 4.228% OS: $1,548

Total Cost of Attendance with Loan Fees

  • In State: $53,291
  • Out of State: $58,866

*Tuition and fees are subject to change throughout the year.

**Loan fees are subject to change for loans first disbursed on or after October 1.