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.
For the academic year 2022/23, the Foundation for the Lugano Faculties of the Università della Svizzera italiana will award a total of 60 one-off scholarships of the amount of CHF 4'000 each to students admitted to the first year of a USI Master’s programme starting in September 2022.
Other scholarships are available. For more details, please click here.