UC Santa Cruz Cost of Attendance Changes

The following table and chart illustrate the changes in the total cost of attendance (COA) for University of California-Santa Cruz over the past 10 years. The COA has increased 23.26% for that period where the last year costs were $68,891. The total cost includes the tuition, fees, books & supplies, and living costs. The total costs vary by student tuition rates (i.e. in-state or out-of-state) and living facility (i.e. staying on or off campus).
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Cost of Attendance Changes of University of California-Santa Cruz

Tuition & Fees Changes

The tuition & fees have increased 20.82% for the last 10 years where the 2021 tuition & fees are $41,196. The undergraduate tuition & fees has raised from $36,294 (2011) to $43,779 (2021). The graduate school tuition & fees has raised from $28,381 (year 2011) to $28,952 (year 2021). The 2021 tuition & fees are the same as last year (2020) at University of California-Santa Cruz. The following table and chart show the changes in tuition & fees at University of California-Santa Cruz over last the 10 years.
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YearUndergraduateGraduateChanges By Year
In-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-State
2011-12$13,416$36,294$13,279$28,381-
2012-13$13,416$36,294$13,279$28,381 0.00%
2013-14$13,397$36,275$13,260$28,362 0.00%
2014-15$13,397$36,275$13,260$28,362 0.00%
2015-16$13,461$38,169$13,308$28,410 5.37%
2016-17$13,539$40,221$13,386$28,488 5.49%
2017-18$14,020$42,034$13,837$28,939 4.26%
2018-19$13,960$42,952$13,777$28,879 2.32%
2019-20$13,991$43,745$13,808$28,910 1.88%
2020-21$14,025$43,779$13,850$28,952 0.00%
Tuition & Fees Changes of University of California-Santa Cruz

Books & Supplies Costs Changes

The costs for purchasing books & supplies required/recommended for courses have increased -17.00% from the year 2011 to 2021 where the current year costs are $1,162.
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YearBooks & SuppliesChanges by Year
2011-12$1,400-
2012-13$1,406 0.43%
2013-14$1,420 1.00%
2014-15$1,438 1.27%
2015-16$1,448 0.70%
2016-17$1,470 1.52%
2017-18$1,152 -21.63%
2018-19$1,089 -5.47%
2019-20$1,085 -0.37%
2020-21$1,162 7.10%
Books & Supplies Costs Changes of University of California-Santa Cruz

Living Costs Changes

The living costs including room, board, and other living expenses have increased 20.89% when a student lives on-campus facilities and 27.38% when living-off campus from the year 2011 to 2021. The following table shows the changes in living costs at University of California-Santa Cruz.
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YearLiving On CampusLiving Off CampusChanges by Year
2011-12$18,199$18,979-
2012-13$18,473$19,261 1.51%
2013-14$18,336$19,131 -0.74%
2014-15$19,391$20,160 5.75%
2015-16$19,855$20,632 2.39%
2016-17$20,399$21,189 2.74%
2017-18$20,868$21,242 2.30%
2018-19$21,168$21,550 1.44%
2019-20$22,221$22,393 4.97%
2020-21$23,950$24,468 7.78%
Living Costs Changes of University of California-Santa Cruz

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