Tuition and Fees

Tuition at the University of San Diego is competitive with other private universities. Tuition for the 2015-2016 school year is $44,000, or $22,000 per semester for full-time students. Part-time students pay $1,515 per unit, for up to 11 units. Students who are enrolled as full-time students (taking between 12–18 units) are charged a base tuition per semester. Students who choose to take more than 18 units each semester will be charged for each additional unit in which they enroll. Part–time students (taking between 1–11 units) pay per unit. 

Housing costs vary by student and are determined by several factors, including where the student chooses to live, how many students reside in each room and the meal plan selected. The average cost for room and board is approximately $11,910 per year. Exact charges for each residence hall and all meal plans can be found on the Student Financial Services website.

Additional fees are required of all students and can be found on the Student Financial Services website.

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Contact Information

Undergraduate Admissions
Serra Hall 201
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, CA 92110

Phone: (800) 248-4873 or (619) 260-4506
Fax: (619) 260-6836

Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.