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Expenses/Financial Aid

Please note that the WVU Medicine Dietetic Internship tuition will increase effective January 2019. See table below for details.


WVU Medicine Interns are provided with:

  • Prepaid meal debit card to use in the Hospital Cafeteria
  • Free Parking - off site with shuttles that run all day
  • Intern office equipped with computers and free printing
  • Interns are eligible for WVU Medicine gym membership ~$3 to become a member


Internship Expenses

In-State Tuition $5,000.00
Out-of-State Tuition $5,500.00
Application Fee $50.00
D&D Digital $50.00
Books* $70.00
Educational Supplies* $25.00
Room and Board* $6,000.00
Transportation and Gas* $2,000.00
Lab Coats* $50.00
Scrubs (per set)* $30.00
Food Handler's Card $10.00
AND Membership $50.00
Medical Insurance* Varies
Miscellaneous* $2,000.00
Total $14,835.00

Note: Expenses marked with (*) are estimated costs, expenses may vary.

Interns are also required to have a recent (within 6 months) TB test done by their primary care provider before starting the internship program and be able to provide proof of chicken pox or varivax vaccine.

Financial Aid

The program is approved by the U.S. Department of Education to provide Stafford Loans to eligible students.

If you are interested in applying or finding out more information about these loans, please contact the internship director for specific instructions regarding our program or access the following link for specific information and to review the most current financial aid policies: http://wvumedicine.org/radtech/financial-aid/

As required by 34 CFR 668 (Student Assistance General Provisions), the following information is provided: Gainful Employment Disclosure Information, Financial Aid InformationFinancial Aid Policy, Financial Aid Over-awards, Financial Aid Verification Policy, and Student Withdrawal Policy.

Note: Prospective Interns should not apply for financial aid through WVU since our internship is associated with, but not part of, West Virginia University.