Tuition and Fees

At Paul Smith's College, we know that one of the biggest factors in choosing a college for you and your families is the cost. With 98% of our students receiving some kind of financial aid assistance, our Admissions and Financial Aid teams are here to help you find the right financial aid programs for your needs.

Our Tuition & Fees chart provides a visual breakdown of what a typical academic year at Paul Smith's College costs – without any grants, loans or scholarships factored in. Our Financial Aid office is just a phone call away if you have any questions.

Expenses Amount per Academic Year
Tuition $22,698
Rooms – Tier 1: Currier, Livermore, LMS, Saratoga, Lakeside, Clinton $5,628
Rooms – Tier 2: Hillside, Alumni Essex, Franklin, Lambert, Blum $6,584
Suites/Room – Tier 3: Upper & Lower St. Regis, Saranac Lake, Overlook $8,778
Meals $4,940
Program Fees* $750-$2,416
Technology Fee $508
Books and Supplies $1,000
Uniforms/Equipment $300-$700
Forestry Supplies Varies
Laundry Fee $198
Sustainability Fee $28 – Fall Only
Student Activities $298
Orientation Fee (New Student) $207
Health Insurance Charge (if needed through the college) $1,636/ TBD for 2014-15
*Fees vary depending on your program of study.


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Paul Smiths, NY 12970

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