Boston's Premier Foundation College

Helping individuals of all ages build the foundation for personal success
as students, workers, citizens and leaders.

Priceless education and connections

Tuition at Urban College is affordable in today's higher education market!



$296 per credit / $888 per 3 credit course


Application Fee: $15 (one-time)

Registration: $20 per semester

Photo I.D. Replacement Fee: $5

Experiential Credit Fee: $75 per credit

Cost of Attendance.


Other Fees:

UCB will provide ONE official transcript at no charge. Subsequent requests for transcripts will be $2 each.

Returned Check Fee: A $25 charge will be imposed for any check returned to the Urban College of Boston because of insufficient funds.


Payments for Tuition:

  • Urban College accepts all major credit cards, check, cash, or money orders.
  • Requests for billing from Students employer
  • No interest Payment Plans may be established 3, 4 or 7 month increments
  • UCB reserves the right to adjust tuition, schedules, or fees when necessary

Scholarships and financial aid are available to help students pay for classes. (See the Financial Aid section).

Student Health Insurance

Students planning to enroll more than half-time (taking more than six credit-hours) at UCB will be required to have health insurance. This is a legal requirement of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts that applies to UCB.

Students should be prepared to sign a waiver and provide proof of insurance coverage in order to register for more than two courses. Students who do not have health insurance may purchase coverage through the American College Health Association (ACHA). Informational booklets are available in the Enrollment Services office, or students may go to, for more information or to enroll