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

2020-2021 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 $1,638 $5,049 $6,732 $8,415 $10,098 $11,781 $15,147 $16,830 $20,196 $25,245
Program Fee $51 $51 $51 $51 $51 $51 $51 $51 $51 $51
Housing Allowance $5,136 $5,136 $5,136 $5,136 $5,136 $5,136 $5,136 $5,136
Meal Allowance $1,903 $1,903 $1,903 $$1,903 $1,903 $1,903 $1,903 $1,903
Books (estimated) $46 $138 $184 $230 $276 $322 $414 $460 $552 $690
Personal Expenditure Allowance $115 $345 $460 $575 $690 $805 $1,035 $1,150 $1,380 $1,725
Supplies Allowance $7 $21 $28 $35 $42 $49 $63 $70 $84 $105
Transportation Allowance $83 $249 $332 $415 $498 $581 $747 $830 $996 $1,245
Loan Fees $436 $436 $436 $436 $436 $436
Total $1,683 $5,049 $6,732 $8,415 $19,130 $21,064 $24,932 $26,866 $30,734 $36,536