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Undergraduate (in-state)$44,454
($14,700)
Graduate (in-state)$28,666
($13,564)
Books & Supplies$1,152
On-Campus Living Costs $20,308
Off-Campus Living Costs $19,264

UCSD 2022 Tuition & Fees and COA

For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees at University of California-San Diego is $14,700 for California residents and $44,454 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $13,564 for students living in California and $28,666 for others. The Living costs besides the tuition & fees is reported as $20,308 when a student lives on campus and $19,264 when a student lives off-campus.
Its total costs of attendance (COA) is $65,914 when a student lives on campus and $64,870 when living off-campus for the academic year 2021-2022. 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$36,160 (On-Campus)
$35,116 (Off-Campus)
$65,914 (On-Campus)
$64,870 (Off-Campus)
Tuition & Fees$14,700$44,454
Books & Supplies$1,152
Room & Board$16,145 (on-campus) /$14,383 (off-campus)
Other Expenses$4,163 (on-campus) /$4,881 (off-campus)
Average Financial Aid$18,914
Total Costs After Receiving Aid$17,246 (On-Campus)
$16,202 (Off-Campus)
$47,000 (On-Campus)
$45,956 (Off-Campus)
[Chart] 2022 Cost of Attendance

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees is $14,700 for California residents and $44,454 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 0.12% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
201920202021 2022
In-State$14,167 $14,415 $14,648 $14,700
Out-of-State$43,159 $44,169 $44,402 $44,454
[Chart]2022 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate tuition & fees is $13,564 for California residents and $28,666 for out-of-state students. The graduate program tuition rates are increased by 0.12% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Graduate School Tuition & Fees
201920202021 2022
In-State$13,397 $13,455 $13,529 $13,564
Out-of-State$28,499 $28,557 $28,631 $28,666
[Chart] 2022 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Books & Supplies

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average costs for purchasing books and course supllies is $1,152. The following table and charts illustrate the changes of the books & supplies costs at University of California-San Diego.
2022 Books & Supplies Costs
201920202021 2022
Books & Supplies $1,102 $1,128 $1,124 $1,152
[Chart] 2022 Books & Supplies Costs

Living Costs

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average costs for living costs at University of California-San Diego is $20,308 when living on campus and $19,264 when living off-campus . The on-campus living costs are increased by 3.94% compared to academic year 2020-2021. The off-campus living costs are increased by 3.30% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
Living Costs
201920202021 2022
On-CampusRoom & Board $13,651$14,271$13,651$16,145
Other Expenses $3,918$4,035$3,918$4,163
Off-CampusRoom & Board $13,215$13,681$13,215$14,383
Other Expenses $4,626$4,760$4,626$4,881
[Chart] 2022 Room & Boards and other Living Costs