Physical Therapy

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Physical Therapy
Summer 2018

Here are the centrally administered charges that may appear in the student's monthly billing statement. We encourage students to consult with their school's financial aid office to understand what other costs may make up their total cost of attendance, such as books and supplies; room and board; personal expenses, etc.








CUMC Health and Related Service Fee (8/15/17 - 8/14/18)

All full-time students registered at Columbia University Medical Center Campus (CUMC) shall be charged the CUMC Health and Related Service Fee.

In addition, some students may also be enrolled in the Gold level of the Columbia University Student Health Insurance Plan. For more information about insurance eligibility, services, options for half-time or part-time students, and requesting waivers from insurance, visit Columbia Health.


(If applicable) Supplemental Insurance Fee

In addition to the CUMC Health and Related Service Fee and the Columbia University Student Health Insurance Plan, students registering full-time in the Summer Term in a clinical program shall be charged the Supplemental insurance fee of $25. Students may elect to waive the supplemental insurance fee by submitting a waiver form by the applicable deadline. 


Technology Fee, Medical Center


(If applicable) Housing

Students who are a Columbia Housing resident may visit the Medical Center’s Office for Housing Services for information about rates.


(If applicable) Document Fee

All students registered in the University shall be charged a one-time $105.00 Document Fee that entitles students to e-transcripts, enrollment and degree certifications, and the mailing of the original diploma.

$105 one time

(If applicable) Foreign Check Fee

All students shall be charged a foreign check fee of $50.00 to cover additional processing costs on all payments made to the University in the form of a check, draft or money order in foreign currency or drawn on a foreign bank.


(If applicable) Returned Check Fee

All students shall be charged a $20.00 returned check fee for any check that is not honored by the bank.


(If applicable) Late Payment Charge

All students shall be subject to a one-time late payment charge of $150.00 if the total amount due for the term is not paid on or before the due date, or if increased charges resulting from subsequent changes to a student’s program are not paid at the time of the change.  In addition, a charge of 1.5 percent per billing cycle will be imposed on any amount past due.


(If applicable) Late Registration Fee

$50 during late registration

$100 after late registration

(If applicable) Collection Fee

Students with a past due student account balance may be charged a collection fee if the account is referred to in-house staff to collect any amount past due, or an additional amount, equal to the cost of collection, if an external collection agency or attorney is used.


(If applicable) International Services Charge

All students holding a non-resident visa, except those students in the American Language Program or students registered through the Office of Global Programs, will be charged an International Services Charge of $90 each term.

$90 per term

(If applicable) Withdrawal Fee






Check with your school for other costs of attendance




Learn how to read the student billing statement