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 (with exception of Marriage & Family Therapy program).

2021-2022 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 8 cr 9 cr 10 cr 12 cr 15 cr
Tuition $1,734 $5,202 $6,936 $8,670 $10,404 $12,138 $13,872 $15,606 $17,340 $20,808 $26,010
Program Fee $50 $50 $50 $50 $50 $50 $50 $50 $50 $50 $50
Housing Allowance $5,214 $5,214 $5,214 $5,214 $5,214 $5,214 $5,214 $5,214 $5,214
Meal Allowance $1,976 $1,976 $1,976 $1,976 $1,976 $1,976 $1,976 $1,976 $1,976
Books (estimated) $46 $139 $185 $231 $277 $324 $370 $416 $462 $555 $693
Personal Expenditure Allowance $117 $350 $467 $584 $701 $817 $934 $1,051 $1,168 $1,401 $1,752
Supplies Allowance $8 $23 $30 $38 $45 $53 $60 $68 $76 $91 $113
Transportation Allowance $85 $254 $339 $424 $763 $763 $763 $763 $763 $763 $763
Loan Fees $430 $430 $430 $430 $430 $430 $430
Total $2,039 $6,018 $15,197 $17,187 $19,860 $21,765 $23,669 $25,574 $27,478 $31,287 $37,001