2018 Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs Analysis

UndergraduateGraduate Per Credit Hour
For academic year 2017-2018, the undergraduate tuition & fees at University of California-Santa Cruz is $14,020 for in-state and $42,034 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate 2018-2019 estimated tuition & fees at University of California-Santa Cruz is $14,518 for in-state and $43,929 for out-of-state students.
Tuition & Fees University of California-Santa Cruz 2017-2018 Academic Year (Undergraduate)
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateOn Campus Room & Board, Other Expenses
2016-2017$13,539 $40,221$20,399
2017-2018$14,020$42,034$20,868
Change % 2017-20183.55%4.51%2.30%
2018-2019$14,518$43,929$21,348
***The estimated 2018-2019 costs are based on the costs change rate of last year.
For Graduate School, in-state tuition and fees are $13,837 and out-of-state tuition and fees are $26,604 for academic year 2017-2018. The graduate 2018-2019 estimated tuition & fees at University of California-Santa Cruz is $14,303 for in-state and $29,397 for out-of-state students.
Tuition & Fees University of California-Santa Cruz 2017-2018 Academic Year (Graduate)
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateOn Campus Room & Board, Other Expenses
2016-2017$13,386 $28,488$20,399
2017-2018$13,837$28,939$20,868
Change % 2017-20183.37%1.58%2.30%
2018-2019$14,303$29,397$21,348
***The estimated 2018-2019 costs are based on the costs change rate of last year.

The 2018 undergraduate tuition has been risen by 3.55% for in-state rates and 4.51% for out-of-state rates from the previous year. The graduate tuition has been risen by 3.37% for in-state rates and 1.58% for out-of-state rates from the previous year. On-campus living costs increased by 2.30% from the previous year. Off-campus living costs increased by 6.87% from the previous year.


2018 Tuition, Fees, and Living Cost Tables and Charts

Next tables and charts illustrate the 2018 tuition, fees, books & supplies, and living costs in detail. In addition, we provide previous 5 years costs so that you can see the increased amounts of each cost item. Use left menu to explore the costs information at University of California-Santa Cruz.
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University of California-Santa Cruz 2018 Costs of Attendance
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition and FeesBook & SuppliesLiving Costs Tuition & FeesBook & SuppliesLiving Costs
Undergraduate$14,020$1,152$20,868$42,034$1,152 $20,868
Graduate$13,837 $1,152$20,868$28,939 $1,152$20,868


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