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Cost Comparison: CSU Campus VS. CSU International Programs 

(Estimated Costs Below in U.S. Dollars)

CSU Campus Cost of Attendance 

2017-2018 Summary: Budget Category/Expense Items by Campus
(single student, living off campus)

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Campus

Total Fees*

Books & Supplies

Food & Housing

Transportation

Personal

Total Budget

Bakersfield

$7,146

$1,948

$13,061

$1,524

$1,450

$25,129

Channel Islands

$6,802

$1,948

$14,502

$1,524

$1,450

$26,226

Chico

$7,348

$1,854

$11,862

$1,056

$1,450

$23,570

Dominguez Hills

$6,832

$1,850

$13,500

$1,520

$1,450

$25,152

East Bay

$6,834

$1,500

$13,923

$1,350

$1,392

$24,999

Fresno

$6,583

$1,854

$13,294

$1,234

$1,450

$24,415

Fullerton

$6,830

$1,948

$14,502

$1,524

$1,450

$26,254

Humboldt

$7,488

$1,726

$13,016

$1,052

$1,434

$24,716

Long Beach

$6,794

$1,948

$13,486

$1,524

$1,450

$25,202

Los Angeles

$6,632

$1,948

$14,502

$1,524

$1,450

$26,056

Maritime Academy

$9,123

$1,500

$5,247

$1,098

$1,400

$18,368

Monterey Bay

$7,048

$1,854

$13,292

$1,508

$1,450

$25,152

Northridge

$6,870

$1,948

$14,502

$1,524

$1,450

$26,294

Pomona

$7,297

$1,854

$12,588

$1,450

$1,300

$24,489

Sacramento

$7,204

$1,854

$13,294

$1,234

$1,450

$25,036

San Bernardino

$6,876

$1,791

$13,770

$1,242

$1,416

$25,095

San Diego

$7,460

$1,854

$12,761

$1,919

$1,450

$25,444

San Francisco

$7,254

$1,948

$14,502

$1,565

$1,450

$26,719

San Jose

$7,991

$1,948

$14,502

$1,524

$1,450

$27,415

San Luis Obispo

$9,432

$1,884

$13,134

$1,254

$1,449

$27,153

San Marcos

$7,648

$1,854

$13,293

$1,564

$1,450

$25,809

Sonoma

$7,724

$1,854

$14,502

$1,524

$1,450

$27,054

Stanislaus

$7,020

$1,600

$11,900

$1,100

$1,450

$23,070

Unweighted Average

$7,315

$1,838

$13,171

$1,406

$1,437

$25,167

*The California State University makes every effort to keep student costs to a minimum. Fees listed in published schedules or student accounts may need to be increased when public funding is inadequate. Therefore, CSU must reserve the right, even after fees are initially charged or initial fee payments are made, to increase or modify any listed fees.  All listed fees, other than mandatory systemwide fees, are subject to change without notice, until the date when instruction for a particular semester or quarter has begun.  All CSU listed fees should be regarded as estimates that are subject to change upon approval by the Board of Trustees, the Chancellor, or the Presidents, as appropriate.  Changes in mandatory systemwide fees will be made in accordance with the requirements of the Working Families Student Fee Transparency and Accountability Act.

 

CSU International Programs Cost of Attendance 

2017-2018 Budget Category/Expense Items by Country

PP: Prepaid Expenses
OP: Out-of-Pocket Expense

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Country Tuition Fees (PP) Study Abroad Fee
(PP)
Insurance
(PP)
 Temp. Food & Housing
(PP)
Pre-departure/ Re-entry 
(PP)
Group Activities
(PP)
 Round-
Trip Transp.
(OP)
Food & Housing
(OP)
 Visa Related/ Personal/
Other Fees 
(OP)
Total
Cost

Australia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Griffith

 $5,742 

$750

$400

$0

$70

$0

$2,200

$15,225

$7,500

$31,887

Macquarie

$5,742

$750

$400

$0

$70

$0

$2,200

$17,255

$7,500

$33,917

Queensland

$5,742

$750

$400

$0

$70

$0

$2,200

$10,150

$7,500

$26,812

Queensland Tech

$5,742

$750

$400

$0

$70

$0

$2,300

$13,000

$7,500

$29,762

Victoria

$5,742

$750

$400

$0

$70

$0

$2,200

$11,165

$7,500

$27,827

Western

$5,742

$750

$400

$0

$70

$0

$2,200

$13,000

$7,500

$29,662

Canada

$5,742 $750 $400 $0 $70 $0 $800 $9,450 $4,950 $22,162

Chile

$7,329 $750 $400 $400 $70 $300 $1,700 $8,000 $4,550 $23,449

China

$5,742 $750 $400 $250 $70 $1,000 $1,800 $8,400 $3,070 $21,482

Denmark

$5,742 $750 $400 $23,620 $70 $0 $1,800 $0 $4,800 $37,182

France

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Aix

$7,329 $750 $400 $1,300 $70 $600 $2,000 $14,200 $5,390 $32,039

Paris

$7,329 $750 $400 $740 $70 $365 $1,900 $14,950 $5,780 $32,284

Germany

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Direct Enrollment

$7,329 $750 $400 $0 $70 $500 $1,800 $7,300 $4,390 $22,539

Learn Germany and Music

$7,329 $750 $400 $1,500 $70 $450 $1,800 $7,300 $4,710 $24,309

Ghana

$5,742 $750 $400 $2,130 $70 $1,800 $2,400 $2,970 $3,948 $20,210

Israel

$7,329 $750 $400 $0 $70 $3,000 $1,900 $7,980 $3,850 $23,692

Italy

$7,329 $750 $400 $650 $70 $2,200 $2,000 $9,700 $3,820 $26,919

Japan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tsukuba

$5,742 $750 $400 $0 $70 $2,300 $1,800 $8,000 $4,670 $23,732

Waseda**

$5,742 $750 $400 $0 $70 $3,000 $1,800 $14,000 $5,625 $31,387

Korea

$5,742 $750 $400 $0 $70 $150 $1,600 $8,085 $4,360 $21,157

Mexico

$5,742 750 $400 $400 $70 $0 $800 $6,500 $2,500 $17,162

Spain

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Granada

$7,329 $750 $400 $780 $70 $1,000 $1,800 $8,500 $4,880 $25,509

Jaen

$5,742

$750

$400

$800

$70

$1,000

$1,700

$5,500

$3,345

$19,307

Madrid

$5,742 $750 $400 $750 $70 $1,000 $1,700 $9,500 $4,900 $24,812

Sweden**

$5,742 $750 $400 $0 $70 $100 $1,800 $8,925 $3,250 $21,037

Taiwan

$5,742 $750 $400 $0 $70 $750 $1,500 $5,565 $3,350 $18,127

United Kingdom

$5,742 $750 $400 $0 $70 $0 $1,300 $9,240 $5,540 $23,042
Prepaid or Out-of-Pocket - depending on the program. Please see program brochure.
Tuition is based on Undergraduate, Resident student.  Graduate and Non-Resident must pay additional tuition fees.

**Waseda, Japan host family: Add $8,800 to the prepaid cost ($8,000 for housing and $800 for public transportation).
**Sweden field trips: Add $1,200 for International Studies and Communications majors. 

*The California State University makes every effort to keep student costs to a minimum. Fees listed in published schedules or student accounts may need to be increased when public funding is inadequate. Therefore, CSU must reserve the right, even after fees are initially charged or initial fee payments are made, to increase or modify any listed fees.  All listed fees, other than mandatory systemwide fees, are subject to change without notice, until the date when instruction for a particular semester or quarter has begun.  All CSU listed fees should be regarded as estimates that are subject to change upon approval by the Board of Trustees, the Chancellor, or the Presidents, as appropriate.  Changes in mandatory systemwide fees will be made in accordance with the requirements of the Working Families Student Fee Transparency and Accountability Act.

Last modified 08/30/2017