Mendoza School of Business

MSBA-Chicago Tuition & Financial Aid

An Investment in Yourself

The MSBA – Chicago offers one of the best returns on investment of any top-ranked program; aided by its competitive price, program sponsored scholarships, and financial aid, any student can put together a plan to participate in the Notre Dame MSBA – Chicago program today.


Tuition for the MSBA – Chicago program starting in 2024 is $61,535. Tuition includes:

  • Course instruction
  • Educational materials (course materials, text books, software, etc.)
  • Lodging and most meals during immersion weeks
  • Breakfast and lunch on class days

Please note that tuition does not include travel expenses or accommodations for non-immersion weeks, nor does it include international flights.

Financial Support

Financial Aid

Most MSBA – Chicago students finance their education through a combination of Notre Dame sponsored scholarships, external scholarships, personal income or savings, and graduate student loans; including both private and federal loan programs. While some students qualify for corporate financial sponsorship through their employer, it is not required to apply to the program.

Financial Aid through Student Loans

Notre Dame MSBA – Chicago students may be eligible for full financial aid packages. The Notre Dame Graduate Business Program student expense budget can be found here at Notre Dame’s Office of Financial Aid.

If you will be seeking financial aid, the first step is to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA is the official application for federal student aid at the University of Notre Dame. The Office of Financial Aid will assist you in exploring various loan opportunities.

Students can direct their inquiries to; this email address is specifically for graduate and professional students who have questions regarding financial aid.

MSBA – Chicago Scholarships

We consider all admitted students for scholarships primarily based on each student’s academic and professional profile compared with other admitted students in each particular class. Recipients are selected for scholarships based on leadership experience, community service, and other outstanding personal or professional accomplishments. Previous academic performance, letters of recommendation, each applicant’s personal statement and demonstrated need also aid in the scholarship decision process. Applicants may indicate their desire to be considered for a scholarship on their application.

VA Benefits

The University of Notre Dame has participated in the Post-9/11 GI Bill and Yellow Ribbon Program since its inception in August, 2009. For more information, please visit this website.

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Website at