Financial Information

Full time student tuition:

Tuition is charged as a flat fee: CHF 16,640 per semester (CHF 33,280 – Fall and Spring semesters). The semester flat fee tuition permits students to register for 12 to 18 credit hours (4-6 courses). Textbooks are included in this tuition fee (provided the student registers on time).  Full-time students taking more than 18 credit hours will pay an additional CHF 1,040 per credit hour in addition to the flat fee.

Academic year expenses:

Webster University Geneva’s approximate educational expenses in Swiss Francs per academic year (Fall and Spring semester) are:

Full time tuition (including textbooks) – 33,280 CHF
Housing - 12'000 CHF
Food - 10'000 CHF
Student health insurance - 1'000 CHF
City transportation - 600 CHF
Estimated total - 56'880 CHF

Part-time student tuition:

Part-time students registering for 1 to 11 credits in a semester will pay CHF 1,040 per credit hour. For example, a 3 credit course will cost CHF 3,120. 

Summer term courses:

Students registering for courses in the Summer term will pay the per credit fee. For example, a 3 credit course in 2016-2017 will cost CHF 3,120.  Other academic costs may be charged to the student account – for example media lab fees and academic travel. Details are available on the course syllabus. Please note that tuition costs are adjusted each academic year by 1-4%. Webster University’s academic year extends from Summer term through the Spring semester.


Once accepted, in order to confirm your intent to attend Webster University Geneva, the next step is to pay a deposit of CHF 1,500.- by June 1st. This deposit will confirm your plan to enroll, and permit Webster to preregister you for courses. The deposit will be deducted from your first semester tuition.  


Freshmen students are required to reside on campus. In order to reserve a place, we will kindly ask you to pay a deposit of CHF 1,000.-  For additional information, please see the Residential Life pages.

Bank details

Please find below the bank details for transferring the tuition and housing deposit. Please make sure to indicate your name (applicants name) and your Webster student ID number.

Within Switzerland:
Account # 290052.00A
Clearing code: 0240
Swift (BIC): UBSWCHZH80A     

From outside Switzerland:
Account # 290052.00A
Code IBAN: CH98 0024 0240 2900 5200 A

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