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Paying for CSM

Tuition Scoreboard
Undergraduate (in-state)$10,114
($1,440)
Books & Supplies$1,980
Off-Campus Living Costs $25,781

CSM 2022 Tuition & Fees and COA

For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees at College of San Mateo is $1,440 for California residents and $10,114 for out-of-state students. The Living costs besides the tuition & fees is reported as $25,781 when a student lives off-campus.
Its total costs of attendance (COA) is $37,875 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.
2021-2022 COA
In-StateOut-of-State
Total Costs$29,201 (Off-Campus) $37,875 (Off-Campus)
Tuition & Fees$1,440$10,114
Books & Supplies$1,980
Room & Board$20,858 (off-campus)
Other Expenses$4,923 (off-campus)
Average Financial Aid$2,613
Total Costs After Receiving Aid$26,588 (Off-Campus) $35,262 (Off-Campus)
***College of San Mateo does not have on-campus living facilities.
[Chart] 2022 Cost of Attendance

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees is $1,440 for California residents and $10,114 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 11.22% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
201920202021 2022
In-State$1,400 $1,434 $1,434 $1,440
Out-of-State$6,300 $9,094 $9,094 $10,114
[Chart]2022 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

Tuition Per Credit Hour

For the academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for part-time students or overloaded credits for full-time students is $49 for California residents and $298 for out-of-state students for undergraduate programs. The tuition per credit hour are increased by 12.45% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Tuition Per Credit Hour
201920202021 2022
UndergraduateIn-State$46 $46$46$49
Out-of-State$215 $265$265$298
[Chart] 2022 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Books & Supplies

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average costs for purchasing books and course supllies is $1,980. The following table and charts illustrate the changes of the books & supplies costs at College of San Mateo.
2022 Books & Supplies Costs
201920202021 2022
Books & Supplies $1,791 $1,971 $1,971 $1,980
[Chart] 2022 Books & Supplies Costs

Living Costs

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average costs for living costs at College of San Mateo is and $25,781 when living off-campus . The off-campus living costs are increased by 3.61% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
Living Costs
201920202021 2022
Off-CampusRoom & Board $12,492$19,609$12,492$20,858
Other Expenses $4,158$5,274$4,158$4,923
[Chart] 2022 Room & Boards and other Living Costs