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Tuition & Fees Schedule

2019 - 2020 Tuition & Fees Schedule

The following is a listing of tuition and fees for the 2019-20 academic year. (Note: All amounts are subject to change without notice.)

Undergraduate Tuition

Full-Time Students (12–18 units)
$25,297 per term + $2,108 per unit over 18

Part-Time Students (fewer than 12 units)
$2,108 per unit

Graduate Tuition

MFA in Comics (summer 2019): $1,367 per unit
MFA in Comics (fall 2019 & spring 2020): $1,422 per unit
All other students: $1,775 per unit

Nonrefundable Fees

Undergraduate application fee: $70
Graduate application fee: $70
Undergraduate enrollment deposit: $185 (applied to tuition charges)
Graduate enrollment deposit: $385 (applied to tuition charges)
Registration fee: $115 per term
Re-registration fee: $115 per term
Late-registration fee: $200
Health insurance fee: $1,491.49 (fall 2019); $2,043.50 (spring 2020); $585.72 (summer 2019: MFA in Comics students only)
Student activity fee: $75 per term
Graduation fee: $100
Meal Card (Students in First Year Residences - Charged in fall only): $250
Housing application fee: $100

Other Mandatory Fees

Adobe Creative Cloud access fee (This is not charged to Non Degree Students) : $60 per term

Late payment fees--fall

For first payment not received by August 1st: $150
For each subsequent late payment: $50

Late payment fees--spring

For first payment not received by December 1st: $150
For each subsequent late payment: $50

Housing cancellation fees - Please refer to the Refunds page for complete housing refund & cancellation policies.

Housing cancellation fees - fall

CCA receives notice:

  • On or before August 15: $300
  • After August 15: $1,500

Housing cancellation fees - spring

CCA receives notice:

  • On or before December 31: $300
  • After December 31: $1,500

Materials & Course Fees

ANIMATION

ANIMA 3700 - Sculpture for Animation: $50

FASHION DESIGN

FASHN 2000 - Fashion Studio 1: $175

FINE ARTS ELECTIVES

FNART 3000-3 - Glass Studio: Advanced Blowing: $250

GLASS

GLASS 1000 - Intro to Glass & Blowing: $150
GLASS 2040 - Intermediate Glassblowing: $250
GLASS 2040 - Color & Imagery in Glass: $250
GLASS 2080 - Coldworking: $150
GLASS 2160 - Glass Casting: $150
GLASS 2320 - Printmaking on Glass: $300
GLASS 2320 - Glass Product Design: $150
GLASS 3000 - Advanced Glass Studio: $300

GRAPHIC DESIGN

GRAPH 1030-1 - Intro to Letterpress: $25

ILLUSTRATION

ILLUS 2240 - Tools: Acrylic Painting: $50
ILLUS 2480 - The Illustrated Poster: $280

INDUSTRIAL DESIGN

INDUS 1120 - Modelmaking: $100
INDUS 2320-1 - Glass Product Design: $150
INDUS 2320 - IS: Urban Mobility: $75
INDUS 3040 - ID4: Sustainability: $80

INTERACTION DESIGN

IXDSN 2500 - Prototyping: $50
IXDSN 3000-1 - IxD 3 Objects & Space: $50

INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES

CRAFT 2700 - Glass Casting: $150

JEWELRY / METAL ARTS

METAL 2080 - Specialty Course: Color on Metal: $80
METAL 2080 - Specialty Course: Casting: $80
METAL 2080 - Specialty Course: Holloware: $80

PHILOSOPHY AND CRITICAL THEORY

PHCRT 3000-8 - Live Art Now: $80

PRINTMAKING

PRINT 1030-1 - Intro to Letterpress: $25
PRINT 2120 - Printmaking on Glass: $300
PRINT 2120 - Screenprinting 1 (all sections): $150
PRINT 3120 - Screenprinting 2 (all sections): $150
PRINT 3480 - Advanced Printmaking: $30

SCIENCE

SCIMA 2000 - Introduction to Holography: $100
SCIMA 3120 - Computational Practices 2: $90

UPPER DIVISION INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIOS

UDIST 3000-2 - The Peripatetic Wunderkammer: $50
UDIST 3000-3 - Instruments - Science meets Art: $50
UDIST 3000-4 - California Parklands: $100
UDIST 3000-6 - Site Glass: $200
UDIST 3000-9 - Computational and Studio Practice: $50

Refundable Studio Deposits

Graduate Fine Arts: $150
Graduate Writing: $25

Other Fees

Architecture Beta Studios replacement key fee: $10
Returned check fee: $25
Student ID replacement fee: $10
Transcript fee (standard processing -- 10 business days): $5 per copy
Transcript fee (rush processing -- 2 business days): $10 per copy

Housing

Housing Cleaning and Damage Deposit: $300 (not included in housing rates below)


Clifton Hall​


Fall

Spring

Total

Single

$5,824

$6,084

$11,908

Double

$5,488

$5,733

$11,221

Triple/Quad

$5,152

$5,382

$10,534


Irwin Hall


Fall

Spring

Total

Double

$5,488

$5,733

$11,221


Avenue Apartments


Fall

Spring

Total

Double

$5,488

$5,733

$11,221

Triple/Quad

$5,152

$5,382

$10,534


Blattner


Fall

Spring

Total

Super Single

$11,928

$9,828

$21,756

Single

$9,372

$7,722

$17,094

Premium Double

$8,520

$7,020

$15,540

Double

$7,242

$5,967

$13,209


Panoramic Residences


Fall

Spring

Total

Super Single

$11,218

$9,243

$20,461

Single

$8,946

$7,371

$16,317

Double

$6,958

$5,733

$12,691


(12 Month Contract) For MDES Students ONLY

Panoramic Residences


Fall

Spring

Summer

Total

Super Single

$11,218

$9,243

$7,742

$28,203

Double

$6,958

$5,733

$4,802

$17,493