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Paying for Caltech

Undergraduate$56,862
Graduate$56,649
Books & Supplies$1,428
On-Campus Living Costs $19,428
Off-Campus Living Costs $21,219

Caltech 2021 Tuition & Fees and COA

For the academic year 2020-2021, the undergraduate tuition & fees at California Institute of Technology is $56,862. The graduate school tuition & fees are $56,649. The Living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $19,428 when a student lives on campus and $21,219 when a student lives off-campus.
Its total costs of attendance (COA) is $77,718 when a student lives on campus and $79,509 when living off-campus for the academic year 2019-2020. It includes tuition, fees, book & supplies costs, room & board, and other living expenses. The following table and chart illustrate the COA by living preferences and tuition rates.
2020-2021 COA
On-CampusOff-Campus
Total Costs$77,718$79,509
Tuition & Fees$56,862
Books & Supplies$1,428
Room & Board$17,337$16,578
Other Expenses$2,091$4,641
Average Financial Aid$39,500
Total Costs After Receiving Aid$38,218$40,009
[Chart] 2021 Cost of Attendance

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the undergraduate tuition & fees are $56,862. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 4.14% compared to academic year 2019-2020.
2021 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
California Institute of Technology
201820192020 2021
Tuition & Fees$49,908 $52,362 $54,600 $56,862
[Chart]2021 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the graduate tuition & fees are $56,649. The graduate program tuition rates are increased by 3.87% compared to academic year 2019-2020.
2021 Graduate School Tuition & Fees
California Institute of Technology
201820192020 2021
Tuition & Fees$49,785 $52,233 $54,537 $56,649
[Chart] 2021 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Books & Supplies

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average costs for purchasing books and course supllies is $1,428. The following table and charts illustrate the changes of the books & supplies costs at California Institute of Technology.
2021 Books & Supplies Costs
California Institute of Technology
201820192020 2021
Books & Supplies $1,323 $1,323 $1,428 $1,428
[Chart] 2021 Books & Supplies Costs

Living Costs

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average costs for living costs at California Institute of Technology is $19,428 when living on campus and $21,219 when living off-campus . The on-campus living costs are increased by 3.70% compared to academic year 2019-2020. The off-campus living costs are increased by 12.02% compared to academic year 2019-2020.
Living Costs
California Institute of Technology
201820192020 2021
On-CampusRoom & Board $14,796$15,525$14,796$17,337
Other Expenses $2,874$2,874$2,874$2,091
Off-CampusRoom & Board $13,293$13,779$13,293$16,578
Other Expenses $4,248$4,248$4,248$4,641
[Chart] 2021 Room & Boards and other Living Costs