The Cost of Attendance is the amount estimated to cost you to attend school. It is traditionally presented as a yearly figure. It is determined in accordance with federal guidelines.
Cost of Attendance includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, housing, meals, transportation, clothing maintenance, plus personal items/health insurance.
Your Cost of Attendance is made up of Direct and Indirect cost. Your individual cost of attendance is viewable online via your personal UIS account.
These expenses are paid directly to the school like: tuition, fees and room and board.
These are additional expenses that the student will have in order to attend college. They are estimated, and are composed of: personal expenses, transportation, books, and miscellaneous expenses.