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Tuition Cost

Tuition is set by the Regents of the University of California, and varies from year to year. A list of currently approved tuition and fees can be viewed on the Office of the Registrar website here

However, this does not give a robust picture of the true cost of attendance, because it does not take into account other costs, such as housing, books, and incidentals. To get a more complete sense of the true cost of attendance, please visit our Cost of Attendance calculator. For general tuition information, please refer to the General Catalog.

To access historical tuition and fees, please visit the University of California Office of the President's website here.

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