Estimated Annual Student Expenses 2016-17

Yes

Every year, Financial Aid offices and the Controller's Office estimate expenses for full-time students attending school during both fall and spring semesters. Actual expenditures will vary per student, of course, but these amounts are used to calculate financial aid awards for the 2016-17 academic year.

Full-Time Expenses Undergrad
(24-36 cr)
Graduate
(18 cr)
Doctoral
(18 cr)
JD Law
(24-32 cr)
Tuition $45,540 $24,840 $24,840 $49,850
Fees 600 354 354 351
Room/Board 12,302 12,492 12,492 13,407
Books/Supplies 1,800 1,800 1,800 1,524
Transportation 837 1,242 1,242 2,465
Personal Expenses 2,331 2,916 2,916 2,916
Total, without loan fees $63,410 $43,644 $43,644 $70,513

Loan Fees (if applicable)
Stafford Loan Fees 73 73 73
Plus Loan Fees 1235 1235 1235
Total Loan Fees 1308 1308 1308 1340
Total, with loan fees $64,718 $44,952 $44,952 $71,853

Part-Time Tuition
Per Credit $1,570 $1,415 $1,420 $1,690


Room and board costs will vary considerably depending on a student's living arrangement and lifestyle. The undergraduate figure includess the most common on-campus residence hall plan. Most graduate, doctoral, and law students live off campus; the figures for those students represent the cost of sharing an apartment. Transportation and personal expenses also reflect the costs of living off campus for graduate, doctoral, and law students.

Contact Information

Institutional Research and Planning
Facts

Guadalupe Hall
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, CA 92110

Phone: (619) 260-4600
irp@sandiego.edu

Office Hours

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.