Fees and grants

Tuition fees amount to CHF 4'000.- per semester. For students whose official residence was in Switzerland or Liechtenstein at the time of the final high school exam (Maturità), the fees are CHF 2'000.-. The semester's fees of CHF 2'000.- are also applied to students whose official residence is Campione d'Italia under certain conditions.
Tuition fees are payable at the beginning of each term by the deadline indicated on the invoice; fee payment is an essential condition for matriculating or renewing one's enrolment.

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  • Application fee

    For the assessment of applications a payment by credit card of a registration fee is requested (the payment process is done through the online application form):

    • early bird applications, submitted from November till 15 December, CHF 100.-
    • applications submitted from 16 December till 15 April, CHF 200.-
    • applicants with a Bachelor in Architecture of a Swiss polytechnic institute or a Swiss SUP/HES/FH are exempted from the registration fee
  • Grants

    For more details, please, visit the following web page: http://www.arc.usi.ch/en/academy/borse-di-studio.