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Tuition & Fees

Below are the tuition and fees for attending Cuyamaca College. A typical full-term semester at Cuyamaca is 12 units.

Enrollment Fee (mandatory) $46/unit
International / Non-Resident Enrollment Fee $200/unit

Note: this fee will increase to $211/unit beginning Spring 2017
Health Fee (mandatory) $18 Fall & Spring, $15 Summer
Student Center Construction Fee * (mandatory) $1/unit (max $5)
Student Representation Fee (mandatory) $1
Parking Permit (one semester) $40 Fall & Spring, $18 Summer
Parking Permit (one day) $2
Student Benefit CoyoteCard * $12

* Student Center Construction Fee and Student Benefit Card are not available for the summer session.

Low-income California residents may have their fees waived. It is recommended that full-time students budget approximately $750 per semester or $375 for summer for books and supplies.

Students attending both Cuyamaca and Grossmont Colleges pay parking fees on ONE CAMPUS only. Enrollment fees for these students are calculated on a district basis.

See the cost savings!

Take a look at the chart below to see how much Cuyamaca College compares to other universities in the local area (for one year equivalent education):

InstitutionApplication FeeTuition & FeesParking FeeTotal Cost
Cuyamaca $0 $1,152 $80 $1,232
SDSU $55 $6,976 $324 $7,355
UCSD $70 $15,390 $732 $16,192
FIDM $25 $28,920 $0 $28,945
USD $55 $44,000 $280 $44,335
National $60 $13,616 $0 $13,676

*Fees & estimated costs are subject to change.

Last Updated: 07/05/2016
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