What to Know About Tuition & Fees
See how fees and tuition at California Lutheran University measure up to other U.S. colleges and universities and find out what you can do to successfully prepare for probable price increases.
Tuition & Fees Contrast
For nationwide, regional and statewide comparisons, view the following table to see how CLU measures up to other schools.
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How Much Will Tuition & Fees Be for CLU?
In the 2016 - 2017 academic year, regular students at CLU were charged $39,793, before corrections for financial need. Of that number, the cost of tuition came to $39,310. $483 was the cost of fees.
Unfortunately, this school does not provide any discounts to residents of the state.
Fees and tuition costs quoted on this page do not include room and board, which will increase your costs. Keep in mind many students obtain financial aid and scholarships which minimize their total cost.
The next table outlines the costs explained above for the 2016 - 2017 school year.
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Are Tuition and Fees Going Up or Down?
There has been a rise of 4.0% in California Lutheran University fees and tuition for out-of-state students in the past 5 years. Tuition grew by 4.0% and fees grew by 0.0%. This year, undergrads should anticipate paying $41,369 based on current estimates.
Due to price increases, the full cost of a four-year degree from CLU will be $175,566, and the full expense of a two-year degree would be $84,376, which doesn't include additional charges for books, transportation, and room and board.
Take a look at the following chart to find out how CLU fees and tuition may develop in the future.
Mainly due to inflation as well as other variables, the price of college is likely to grow every year. For this reason your final year of college might be much more than your initial year.
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