M.D. Program

Costs and Financial Aid


It is important to take into consideration the cost of your medical education and your individual financial needs. Long-term financial planning should include estimated educational fees, supply costs and room and board.

School of Medicine Estimated Education Fees for 2017-2018

The estimated annual educational fees for 2017-2018 provide estimated financial costs for assistance in planning. These estimated expenses are subject to change without notice. Additional fees may apply.*

M.D. Program Expense Estimate
Academic Fees & Costs Resident Tuition & Fees $32,496
  Regional Tuition & Fees ** $47,770
Non-Resident Tuition & Fees $62,955
Books & Medical Supplies $4,020
Room & Board $13,230

* Additional fees may include fees associated with transportation, immunizations, the United States Medical Licensing Examination and other miscellaneous fees.

** Students who are residents of Kansas, Oklahoma, Nebraska, Arkansas or Illinois qualify for the regional rate.

Students and their parents who do not reside in Missouri but have Missouri state
personal income tax may be eligible for the Non-Resident Taxpayers Scholarship. For more
information, please go to www.umkc.edu/adminfinance/finance/cashiers.

Financial Aid

To be considered for financial aid programs, a student must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA is available through the UMKC Office of Student Financial Aid and Scholarships or can be found online at www.fafsa.ed.gov.

For additional financial aid information, please contact:

UMKC Office of Student Financial Aid and Scholarships
University of Missouri-Kansas City
101 Administrative Center
5100 Rockhill Road
Kansas City, MO 64110-2449

Scott Guerrero
Assistant Director, Financial Aid – Hospital Hill

Topher Short
Coordinator, Financial Aid – Hospital Hill

Robin Patterson
Financial Counselor, School of Medicine