Tuition and Fees

To qualify for admission, students must show proof of financial solvency based on the University’s estimate of one academic year’s expenses.  

Estimated Expenses For One Academic Year:

BACHELOR’S DEGREE - Undergraduate Students

MASTER’S DEGREE -
Graduate Students

Registration Fees

$7,352
($3,676 X 2)

$8,786
($4,393 X 2)

Non-Resident Tuition
($396/unit)

$9,504
(12 Units X 2)

$7,128
(9 units X 2)

Books & Supplies

$1,524

$1,566

Living Expenses

$10,920

$10,920

TOTAL

$29,300

$28,400

Notes:

  • There are additional fees for summer courses.
  • There is an additional charge of $270 per unit for MBA courses. 
  • Students must also bring or purchase health and accident insurance each semester.

As you can see from the chart above, international students pay registration fees (which all students pay) and non-resident tuition at an additional $396 for each unit taken during the semester. For more information about fees, go to Registration & Non-Resident Fees and Fee Deadlines.

DISCLAIMER:

THe CSU makes every effort to keep student costs to a minimum.  Fees listed in published schedules or student accounts may need to be increased when public funding is inadequate.  Therefore, CSU must reserve the right, even after fees are initially charged or initial fee payments are made, to increase or modify any listed fees.   All listed fees, other than mandatory systemwide fees, are subject to change without notice, until the date when instruction for a particualar semester or quarter has begun.  All CSU listed fees should be regarded as estimates that are subject to change upon approval by the Board of Trustees, the Chancellor, or the Presidents, as appropriate.  Changes in mandatory systemwide fees will be made in accordance with the requirements of the Working Families Student Fee Transparency and Accountability Act (Sections 66028-66028.6 of the Education Code).