Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs Analysis

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For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees at University of California-Los Angeles is $13,258 for California residents and $43,012 for out-of-state students. It has been risen by 0.07% for California residents and increased by 0.02% for out-of-state rates compared to the previous year. Its in-state undergraduate tuition and fees is a little bit higher than the average amount ($12,285) and its out-of-state undergraduate tuition and fees is higher than the average amount of similar schools' tuition ($32,661 - public Research University (very high research activity)).
The 2023 projected undergraduate tuition & fees for UCLA is $13,804 for California residents and $44,830 for out-of-state students. It is a 4.2% increase compared to 2022's rate. This rate is officially announced by school and it may be subject to change. For update and details of fee schedule, check the school's bursar/financial aid page.
It has been risen by 0.07% for California residents and increased by 0.02% for out-of-state rates compared to the previous year. The living costs including for room, board, transpiration, and other personal expenses is $21,634 for year 2022. The on-campus living costs decreased by 2.65% compared to the previous year.The off-campus living costs increased by 4.80% compared to the previous year.
UCLA Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateOn Campus Room & Board, Other Expenses
2020-2021$13,249 $43,003$22,224
2021-2022$13,258$43,012$21,634
2022-2023$13,804$44,830$21,060
Change % 2022-20234.12%4.23%-2.65%
***The 2022-2023 tuition is announced/published officially by the UCLA directly. See the UCLA bursar/financial aid page for more information.
For Graduate School, in-state tuition and fees is $13,036 and out-of-state tuition and fees is $28,138 for the academic year 2021-2022. Its in-state graduate tuition and fees is around the average amount ($14,071) and its out-of-state graduate tuition and fees is around the average amount of similar schools' tuition ($28,817 - public Research University (very high research activity)).
The 2023 estimated tuition & fees at UCLA is $17,756 for California residents and $32,858 for out-of-state students. It is a 16.8% increase compared to 2022's rate. This rate is officially announced by school and it may be subject to change. For update and details of fee schedule, check the school's bursar/financial aid page.
University of California-Los Angeles has law school and medical school and their tuition is different from other graduate programs, usually higher. The law school tuition is $53,920 for in-state and $64,426 for out-of-state students. See the detailed law school tuition at Los Angeles School of Law page. The medical school tuition is $40,585 for in-state and $52,830 for out-of-state students. See the detailed medical school tuition at David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA page.
UCLA Graduate Tuition & Fees
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateOn Campus Room & Board, Other Expenses
2020-2021$13,029 $28,131$22,224
2021-2022$13,036$28,138$21,634
2022-2023$17,756$32,858$21,060
Change % 2022-202336.21%16.77%-2.65%
***The 2022-2023 tuition is announced/published officially by the UCLA directly. See the UCLA bursar/financial aid page for more information.
The next table summarizes the average earning by years after graduation from the school. After 6 years of graduation, the mean earning is $52,000 and, after 10 years of graduation, the mean earning is $73,200 for University of California-Los Angeles graduates.
Mean Earning After Graduation By Time
TotalMaleFemale
6 Years After Graduation$52,000$57,500$47,600
7 Years After Graduation$54,900--
8 Years After Graduation$63,900--
9 Years After Graduation$65,900--
10 Years After Graduation$73,200$80,000$68,500
The next table compares the tuition & fees between University of California-Los Angeles and its similar schools. The similar schools are based on factors such as school type, level, and rivalry schools.
Tuition Comparison between University of California-Los Angeles and Similar Schools
In-StateOut-of-State
University of California-Los Angeles$13,258$43,012
Washington State University$12,417$27,733
University of California-Berkeley$14,226$43,980
University of Utah$8,893$28,345
University of Southern California$61,503
Arizona State University Campus Immersion$11,348$29,438

Four(4) Years Tuition & Fees and Costs of Attendance

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How Much is the tuition for 4 years at UCLA?

For the students who were admitted in Fall 2022, the estimated tuition for 4 years is $53,112 for California residents and $174,042 for out-of-state students.
Since the tuition & fees at University of California-Los Angeles have risen very slightly (very lower than national average) over the last 4 years, the actual costs may differ from the estimation based on the school or University system's new tuition policy.
The estimation excludes the book, supplies, and living costs before receiving any financial aid. See the other tabs for estimating 4-year total costs of attendance and after financial aid. The next table shows the estimated 4-years tuition & fees for the next 5 admission years. The estimation is based on 4-years changes in tuition & fees at the school.
Projected Four(4) Years Tuition & Fees
ResidencyFreshmenSophomoreJuniorSenior4 Years Total
Class of 2026 (Admission Fall 2022)In-State$13,266$13,274$13,282$13,290$53,112
Out-of-State$43,211$43,410$43,610$43,812$174,042
Class of 2027 (Admission Fall 2023)In-State$13,274$13,282$13,290$13,298$53,144
Out-of-State$43,410$43,610$43,812$44,014$174,845
Class of 2028 (Admission Fall 2024)In-State$13,282$13,290$13,298$13,306$53,176
Out-of-State$43,610$43,812$44,014$44,217$175,652
Class of 2029 (Admission Fall 2025)In-State$13,290$13,298$13,306$13,314$53,208
Out-of-State$43,812$44,014$44,217$44,421$176,463
Class of 2030 (Admission Fall 2026)In-State$13,298$13,306$13,314$13,322$53,240
Out-of-State$44,014$44,217$44,421$44,626$177,277
The table shows the 4-years estimation of total costs of attendance (COA). It includes the tuition & fees, books & supplies costs, room & board charges, and other living expenses.
For the students who were admitted in Fall 2022, the estimated 4-years COA is $149,465 for California residents and $270,395 for out-of-state students.
Since the tuition & fees at University of California-Los Angeles have risen very slightly (very lower than national average) over the last 4 years, the actual costs may differ from the estimation based on the school or University system's new tuition policy. The next table shows the 4-year COA estimation for the next 5 admission years at University of California-Los Angeles.
Four(4) Years of Costs of Attendance
ResidencyFreshmenSophomoreJuniorSenior4 Years Total
Class of 2026 (Admission Fall 2022)In-State$36,716$37,144$37,591$38,047$149,465
Out-of-State$66,661$67,280$67,908$68,546$270,395
Class of 2027 (Admission Fall 2023)In-State$37,144$37,580$38,036$38,500$151,227
Out-of-State$67,280$67,908$68,546$69,194$272,928
Class of 2028 (Admission Fall 2024)In-State$37,580$38,025$38,489$38,963$153,024
Out-of-State$67,908$68,546$69,194$69,852$275,500
Class of 2029 (Admission Fall 2025)In-State$38,025$38,478$38,952$39,434$154,857
Out-of-State$68,546$69,194$69,852$70,520$278,111
Class of 2030 (Admission Fall 2026)In-State$38,478$38,941$39,423$39,915$156,726
Out-of-State$69,194$69,852$70,520$71,198$280,763
Last year, 72% of enrolled undergraduate students have received grants or scholarship aid. It includes any financial aid from the federal government, state, local, institute, and other sources known by the institution. It excludes federal/private student loans.
After receiving the financial aid, the net price for 4 years of attending the school is $84,745 for California residents and $205,675 for out-of-state students.
Since the tuition & fees at University of California-Los Angeles have risen very slightly (very lower than national average) over the last 4 years, the actual costs may differ from the estimation based on the school or University system's new tuition policy. The next table shows the 4-year COA estimation with financial aid for the next 5 admission years at University of California-Los Angeles.
Four(4) Years Costs of Attendance after Financial Aid
ResidencyFreshmenSophomoreJuniorSenior4 Years Total
Class of 2026 (Admission Fall 2022)In-State$20,536$20,964$21,411$21,867$84,745
Out-of-State$50,481$51,100$51,728$52,366$205,675
Class of 2027 (Admission Fall 2023)In-State$20,964$21,400$21,856$22,320$86,507
Out-of-State$51,100$51,728$52,366$53,014$208,208
Class of 2028 (Admission Fall 2024)In-State$21,400$21,845$22,309$22,783$88,304
Out-of-State$51,728$52,366$53,014$53,672$210,780
Class of 2029 (Admission Fall 2025)In-State$21,845$22,298$22,772$23,254$90,137
Out-of-State$52,366$53,014$53,672$54,340$213,391
Class of 2030 (Admission Fall 2026)In-State$22,298$22,761$23,243$23,735$92,006
Out-of-State$53,014$53,672$54,340$55,018$216,043

Tuition, Fees, and Living Cost Tables and Charts

Next tables and charts illustrate the 2022 tuition, fees, books & supplies, and living costs in detail. We provide the previous 5 years' costs so that you can check the increased amounts of each cost item and estimate future year costs. In addition, you can check the financial aid amount including grant, scholarship, and federal student loans for the last five years. Use the left menu to explore the tuition and college costs information at University of California-Los Angeles.
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University of California-Los Angeles 2022 Costs of Attendance
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition and FeesBook & SuppliesLiving Costs Tuition & FeesBook & SuppliesLiving Costs
Undergraduate$13,258$1,405$21,634$43,012$1,405 $21,634
Graduate$13,036 $1,405$21,634$28,138 $1,405$21,634


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