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

2017-2018 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 $1,500 $4,500 $6,000 $7,500 $9,000 $10,500 $13,500 $15,000 $18,000 $22,500
Program Fee $150 $150 $150 $300 $300 $300 $450 $450 $450
Housing Allowance $4,845 $4,845 $4,845 $4,845 $4,845 $4,845
Meal Allowance $1,836 $1,836 $1,836 $1,836 $1,836 $1,836
Books (estimated) $43 $129 $172 $215 $258 $301 $386 $429 $515 $644
Personal Expenditure Allowance $108 $325 $434 $542 $651 $759 $976 $1,084 $1,301 $1,627
Supplies Allowance $7 $21 $25 $28 $32 $32 $63 $63 $63 $63
Transportation Allowance $79 $236 $315 $394 $473 $551 $709 $788 $945 $1,182
Loan Fees $430 $430 $430 $430 $430 $430
Total $1,737 $5,361` $7,096 $8,829 $17,824 $19,554 $23,195 $24,926 $28,386 $33,576