Dietetic Internship

Estimated Expenses

(All costs listed below are subject to change.)

Tuition $4,900
Books Included
Lab coats Included
Application fee $75
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics membership fee $49
Parking $55-$75/month
Housing ~$330-$950+/month
Personal living expenses ~$200/month
Utilities Varies
Health insurance Varies


Tuition for the 10-month internship is $4,900 and includes books and lab coats. This fee is non-refundable and must be received by June 15 before the September internship starting date. Financial aid is not available through the internship program.


The internship does not provide housing. Interns are responsible for making arrangements on an individual basis. Rent in the area averages from $330 to $950+ per month. Utility costs vary. Depending on the proximity to the hospital and campus, and/or the number of roommates, there are a variety of accommodations available. Housing information may be found at

Personal Living Expenses

Personal living expenses average approximately $200/month and will vary by the activities interns may do. The estimates above are based on estimates for current University of Michigan students undergraduate student's living expenses. For more information, please view the U-M Cost of Attendance information page.


A vehicle is required for travel to some affiliation sites. Interns are responsible for their parking expenses at UMHHC. Parking costs can range $55-$75 per month. Because parking near the hospital is limited, interns may choose to park and ride (free) either a U-M Parking and Transportation Services bus or an Ann Arbor Transportation Authority bus.

Health Insurance

Interns are responsible for obtaining their own health insurance. The University will cover intern job-related liability. Interns with job-related illnesses and/or injuries will receive care at Occupational Health Services.