Estimated Costs for New Students Entering Fall 2020
Academic Year 2020-2021Academic Year 2021-2022 (estimated)Academic Year 2022-2023 (estimated)
(dissertation)
Tuition$38,160$39,686$2,264
Online Service Fee$816$848N/A
Total$38,976$40,534$2,264

Tuition & Fees for Academic Year Fall 2020 - Spring 2021

Tuition: $6,086 per course unit
General fee: $136 per course unit

DSW students in the third year and beyond register for SWRK 990 for dissertation supervision. Tuition is $1,048 per semester for the 2020-21 AY.

The University’s Trustees reserve the right at any time to amend the regulations concerning tuition, fees, and method of payment and to make such changes applicable to students currently enrolled in the University as well as to new students. Tuition refund information can be found here.

SP2 News

Cover of Tell Me How It Ends

Student Life

SP2 Announces Inaugural Race and Social Justice Fellows

Penn’s School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2) is pleased to announce the selection of two exemplary MSW students as...

Image of Mackenzie Fierceton

Student Life

SP2 Student Awarded Prestigious Rhodes Scholarship

University of Pennsylvania May graduate who is currently completing her master’s degree at Penn's School of Social Policy & Practice...

Faculty & Research

Associate Dean of Enrollment Management & Global Outreach Receives Years of Service Award

Mary Mazzola, MSW, EdD, associate dean for enrollment management and global outreach at Penn’s School of Social Policy & Practice...

Valeria Zeballos Doubinko, MSSP '21

Student Life

MSSP+DA Student Named 2020-21 Perry World House Graduate Associate

Valeria Zeballos Doubinko, MSSP ’21, has been selected to join the 2020-21 cohort of Perry World House Graduate Associates. A...

Discover More