Tuition and Campus Fees

The cost of attending California State University, Fullerton consists of paying the state fees (also known as resident tuition fees) in addition to university campus-based fees. The drop-down menus below display the fees of various programs offered by CSUF. Non-resident tuition may also apply to out-of-state students as well as international students. 

If courses are dropped, students may be responsible for retained charges of prorated fees based on the number of days enrolled in the school term. For more information, please visit the table of prorated fees and refunds on the Refunds page.

 

Registration and Tuition Fees

Fall 2019 Fees PDFPDF File Opens in new window

Winter Session 2020 Fees PDFPDF File

 

Extension and International Programs (EIP)

Master Programs

Online Bachelor's Degree Completion

Pre-Health Postbaccalaureate Program

 

Please Select A Program Below

Tuition Fees are not calculated on a per-unit basis.  Enrollment and tuition costs are defined by either Part-Time (0-6 units)  or Full-Time (7+ units).

If you are not a resident of California, you must add $396.00 for each unit enrolled to your registration and tuition fees. The non-resident tuition fee schedule table below reflects non-resident tuition fees for up to 12 units. 

Undergraduate Programs

State tuition fees are not calculated on a per-unit basis. Enrollment and tuition costs are defined by either Part-Time (0-6 units) or Full-Time (7+ units).

  Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020
Part
Time
Full
Time
Part
Time
Full
Time
Part
Time
Full
Time
Tuition Fees 1,665.00 2,871.00 1,665.00 2,871.00 1,665.00 2,871.00
Mandatory Campus-Based Fees 239.62 239.62 590.36 590.36 590.36 590.36
SIRF N/A N/A 2.00 2.00 2.00 2.00
Total Fees 1,904.62 3,110.62  2,257.36 3,463.36 2,257.36 3,463.36

Graduate and Other Post-Baccalaureate Programs

State tuition fees are not calculated on a per-unit basis. Enrollment and tuition costs are defined by either Part-Time (0-6 units) or Full-Time (7+ units).

  Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020
Part
Time
Full
Time
Part
Time
Full
Time
Part
Time
Full
Time
Tuition Fees 2,082.00 3,588.00 2,082.00 3,588.00  2,082.00 3,588.00
Mandatory Campus-Based Fees 239.62 239.62 590.36 590.36 590.36 590.36
SIRF N/A N/A 2.00 2.00 2.00 2.00
Total Fees  2,321.62 3,827.62 2,674.36 4,180.36  2,674.36 4,180.36

 

Professional Program Fee - $270.00 / Semester Unit

The Professional Program Fee is paid on a per unit basis in addition to the registration and tuition fees for the following current graduate business programs:

- Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) 
- Master of Science (M.S.) program in Accountancy
- Master of Science (M.S.) program in Information Technology
- Master of Science (M.S.) program in Information Systems
- Master of Science (M.S.) program in Taxation

Credential Programs

State tuition fees are not calculated on a per-unit basis. Enrollment and tuition costs are defined by either Part-Time (0-6 units) or Full-Time (7+ units).

  Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020
Part
Time
Full
Time
Part
Time
Full
Time
Part
Time
Full
Time
Tuition Fees 1,932.00 3,330.00 1,932.00 3,330.00   1,932.00 3,330.00 
Mandatory Campus-Based Fees 239.62 239.62 590.36 590.36 590.36 590.36
SIRF N/A N/A 2.00 2.00 2.00 2.00
Total Fees 2,171.62 3,569.62 2,524.36 3,922.36  2,524.36 3,922.36

Education Doctorate Program

    Summer 2019   Fall 2019 Spring 2020   
All Students All Students All Students
Tuition Fees 5,919.00 5,919.00  5,919.00
Mandatory Campus-Based Fees 239.62 590.36 590.36
SIRF N/A 2.00 2.00
Total Fees  6,158.62  6,511.36  6,511.36

Doctor of Nursing Practice

    Summer 2019   Fall 2019     Spring 2020
All Students All Students All Students
Tuition Fees 7,635.00 7,635.00  7,635.00
Mandatory Campus-Based Fees  239.62 590.36 590.36
SIRF N/A 2.00 2.00
Total Fees 7,874.62 8,227.36 8,227.36

Winter Session 2020

Winter Session 2020 Fees PDFPDF File Opens in new window

        Session           Dates           Length        
A December 21, 2019 to January 17, 2020 4 weeks
B January 2, 2020 to January 17, 2020 2.5 weeks
Item Cost
Winter Session Class Fee  $366.00 Per Unit
Consolidated Course Fee $27.13
Student ID Card Fee $4.34
Students who register late will be assessed a Late Registration Fee  
Session A (on or after December 21, 2019) Late Registration Fee $25.00 Per Transaction
Session B (on or after January 2, 2020) Late Registration Fee $25.00 Per Transaction

 

 

Campus-Based Fees 

These fees are charged every semester for all students enrolled in classes, including but not limited to: part-time students, full-time students, online students, out-of-state students, study abroad students.

Mandatory Campus-Based Fees:
Paid in addition to State Fees
Campus-Based Fees PDFPDF File Opens in new window

 Item Spring 2019  Summer  
2019
Fall
2019
Student Success Fee
Enhance the quality of academic programs and the student experience on campus
191.08 45.39 196.43
Associated Student Body Fee
Funds operation of the Associated Student governance and related programs
78.12 5.28 80.31
Campus Union Fee
Fund all operations of the Titan Student Centers
141.46 63.34 145.42
Consolidated Course Fee
Includes all individual miscellaneous course fees other than those for travel and field trip expenses, event and facility admissions, sports equipment and musical instruments (including rentals).
26.39 26.39 27.13
Health Services Fee
Provide basic student health and counseling services and support Student Health Center operations.
84.45 84.45 86.81
Health Facilities Fee
Support the cost of maintaining the campus health center facility
3.16 3.16 3.25
Instructionally Related Activities Fee
Support instructionally related activities as authorized by the CSU board of  trustees under Ed. Code, Section 89230
38.01 N/A 39.07
Student ID Card Fee
Support cost of maintaining the Titan Card program including the cost of staffing, systems and program support, and equipment.
4.22 4.22 4.34
TITAN Participation Fee
Support the cost of maintaining the Student Self-Service Registration System including the cost of staffing, systems and program support, and equipment
7.39 7.39 7.60
Totals 574.28 239.62 590.36

 

Student Involvement and Representation Fee (SIRF)

The optional $2.00 SIRF is not included in the total Campus-Based Fees for fall and spring semesters. It is not considered a mandatory campus fee and students can opt-out of the SIRF on their student portal. 

Please visit our SIRF information page for more information.

Fee Spring
2019
Summer
2019
Fall
2019
SIRF 2.00 N/A 2.00
Total with SIRF 576.28 239.62 592.36

Non-Resident Tuition Fees (out-of-state fees)

If you are not a resident of California, you must add $396.00 per units enrolled to your registration and tuition fees  in addition to the regular State Fees.

The fee schedule table below reflects total fees and tuition for up to twelve (12) units.  

Non-Resident Tuition Fees(Paid in addition to State Fees)
$396 x units enrolled
1 396.00
2 792.00
3 1,188.00
4 1,584.00
5 1,980.00
6 2,376.00
 7 2,772.00 
 8 3,168.00 
9 3,564.00
10 3,960.00
11 4,356.00
12 4,752.00

Chancellor's Office

The cost of attending a CSU campus can vary from year to year. All students pay the basic systemwide tuition based on student level: undergraduate, credential, graduate or doctoral. In addition, non-resident students pay a per-unit fee, and students enrolled in some graduate business programs have a per-unit fee. These base costs do not include campus mandatory feesOpens in new window or other expenses like housing.

More information on fees from the Board of Trustees:

CSU Tuition
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