2015-2016 Cost of Attendance

The average student expenses will vary from student to student depending on his/her living arrangements and individual needs. The tables below provide the estimated amounts for the 2015-2016 academic year attendance; however, the actual costs may differ on an individual basis.

Please note, all tuition and fees should be considered as estimates and are current at the time of publication.  Tuition and Fees are subject to change without prior notification.

Undergraduate > California Resident Students
  Commuter  On-Campus  Off-Campus
Tuition and Mandatory Fees*  $ 6,344  $ 6,344  $ 6,344
Books and Supplies  $ 1,860 $ 1,860 $ 1,860
Room and Board  $ 4,770   $ 12,834  $ 13,434
Miscellaneous/Personal  $ 1,392   $ 1,392  $ 1,392
Transportation  $ 1,485  $ 1,380   $ 1,446
TOTAL  $ 15,851 $ 23,810  $ 24,476

*Graduate/Post-Baccalaureate Tuition and Mandatory Fees total $7,608.
Credential Tuition and Mandatory Fees total $7,218.
 

Undergraduate > Non-Resident Students
  Commuter  On-Campus  Off-Campus
Tuition and Fees*  $ 15,272  $ 15,272  $ 15,272
Books and Supplies  $ 1,860  $ 1,860   $ 1,860
Room and Board $ 4,770 $ 12,834   $ 13,434
Miscellaneous/Personal  $ 1,392  $ 1,392  $ 1,392
Transportation $ 1,485  $ 1,380 $ 1,446
TOTAL  $ 24,779   $ 32,738 $ 33,404

Non-resident students are assessed an additional $248 per unit
The standard budget listed above assumes enrollment in 12 units each quarter (36 units total for the academic year)
*Graduate/Master’s students enrolling in specific business and economic courses will be assessed a professional program fee at $169 per unit in addition to basic tuition and fees.

Please visit the Cashier’s Office at http://www.calstatela.edu/univ/sfinserv/index.php for quarterly tuition fee information.