How Does CSUCI's Cost of Attendance Compare to the U.S. Average?
Did you know there will be more costs in addition to tuition to go to college? Look into just how much extra you'll pay for living expenses at California State University - Channel Islands.
How Room & Board Affects Your College Costs
Make the best college choice for you by understanding the true cost of college. Get started by being familiar with just how much you'll be paying every year for food, housing, books and more.
Here's What Sleeping and Eating is Going to Cost You
California State University - Channel Islands offers students both housing and dining options. The on-campus housing price for any typical student was $9,740 in 2017 - 2018, and the price of an average meal plan was $4,920.
Learn California State University - Channel Islands costs for both on-campus and off-campus housing, and also dining plans along with other charges in the the next table.
|Expense||On Campus||Off Campus|
|Room and Board||$16,954||$14,502|
|Other Living Expenses||$2,902||$2,974|
|Books and Supplies||$1,948||$1,948|
What is Room & Board Over Four Years? The Total Comes to $99,940
There has been an average 5.0% cost change every year for the past five years in CSUCI housing and dining costs. If the latest tendencies go on, this year's incoming freshman will be charged $23,556 in room, board and additional costs in their first year of school. In their last year an undergraduate might pay somewhere around $24,484 for a two-year degree, and $25,449 for a four-year degree.
The room and board total during four years will be $99,940; for just two years it will be $48,040.
Details on Your Campus Home and Food Plan
|Are Freshmen Required to Live On Campus?||No|
|On-Campus Housing Capacity||1,665|
|Max Number of Meal-Plan Meals Per Week||19|
Room, Board & Other Expenses Much Higher Than Average
California State University - Channel Islands living expenses for students who live on campus are $21,804, which is well above the U.S. average of $14,604.