Cost of Attendance

The cost of attending college includes incidentals you might forget when estimating your expenses. This chart can help you draw up a realistic budget for your expenses as a part-time student.

Cost of Attendance Budgets: Graduate Students

Rates for those students enrolled in UC Online programs

2018-2019 Academic Year

Cost of Attendance Budgets: Graduate Students
Budget – Per Term Less than Half-time Half-Time Full Time
Credit Hours 1 cr 3 cr 4 cr 5 cr 6 cr 7 cr 9 cr 10 cr 12 cr 15 cr
Tuition $1,620 $4,860 $6,480 $8,100 $9,720 $11,340 $14,580 $16,200 $19,440 $24,300
Program Fee $50 $50 $50 $50 $50 $50 $50 $50 $50 $50
Housing Allowance $5,060 $5,060 $5,060 $5,060 $5,060 $5,060 $5,060 $5,060
Meal Allowance $1,875 $1,875 $1,875 $1,875 $1,875 $1,875 $1,875 $1,875
Books (estimated) $45 $135 $180 $225 $270 $315 $405 $450 $540 $675
Personal Expenditure Allowance $113 $339 $452 $565 $678 $791 $1,017 $1,130 $1,356 $1,695
Supplies Allowance $7 $21 $28 $35 $42 $49 $63 $70 $84 $105
Transportation Allowance $82 $246 $328 $410 $492 $492 $492 $492 $492 $492
Loan Fees $430 $430 $430 $430 $430 $430
Total $1,917 $5,651 $14,453 $16,320 $18,617 $20,402 $23,972 $25,757 $29,327 $34,682