What to Know About Tuition & Fees
Learn how fees and tuition at University of California - Riverside compare to other U.S. colleges and universities and find out how to effectively plan for possible tuition increases.
How Does University of California - Riverside Measure Up To Other Schools?
For nationwide, regional and statewide comparisons, look at the following table to see how UCR measures up to other schools.
|Nationwide||Far Western US||California|
|Tuition and Fees||Expensive||Expensive||Expensive|
|In-State Tuition and Fees||Average||Average||Below Average|
Discounted Tuition Available for In-State Students
UCR tuition and fees is dramatically reduced for students living in California. For in-state students, tuition and fees is set at $13,917 for the 2017 - 2018 year, 66.8% off the price charged to out-of-state students. Tuition is $11,502 and fees $2,415.
UCR out-of-state students paid $41,931 in fees and tuition in 2017 - 2018. $2,415 was charged for fees, and $39,516 was charged for tuition.
The following table outlines the costs described above for the 2017 - 2018 school year.
Check out the Cost Per Credit Hour page to find out more.
Tuition and Fees Projection
University of California - Riverside tuition and fees for out-of-state students grew with an average annual rate of 4.1% over the past 5 years. In the same time period, tuition grew by 4.3% and fees grew by 2.3%. Based on this, we estimate the cost of tuition and fees for this year will total $43,667.
For a two-year degree, we estimate tuition and fees will be $89,142 and $185,817 for a four-year degree. This does not include additional costs such as room and board, transportation, and books.
The following chart shows estimated upcoming fees and tuition which includes residency based discounts for undergraduates at UCR.
Pay attention to how much college fees and tuition is increasing every year. At most schools students will end up spending more on their final year of college compared to what they did for their first.
Discover answers to your financial questions in the tuition & fees FAQ.