Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
$8,317 ($1,598)
Off-campus Living Costs
$19,080
Undergraduate Tuition per Credit Hour
$234 ($46)

2020 Cost of Attendance

The 2020 tuition & fees of City College of San Francisco are $1,598 for California residents and $8,317 for out-of-state students. Compare to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California, its tuition & fees are average.
Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Columbia College and Palo Verde College, tuition & fees of City College of San Francisco is average where the average tuition & fees of the schools are $8,986.
The average living cost of the school is $19,080 when a student lives off-campus.

Comparison Chart

2020 Tuition & fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees at City College of San Francisco are $1,598 for California residents and $8,317 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition & fees have decreased by 0.78% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 tuition & fees and the tuition trends over the last 5 years.

Tuition Trends Table

2020 Tuition & fees
YearTuitionFees
2016$5,956 $1,290
2017$7,412 $1,958
2018$7,412 $1,598
2019$8,676 $1,696
2020$6,968 $1,144
2021$7,152 $1,165

Tuition Trends Chart

2020 Living Costs

The 2020 average living cost is $19,080 including room & board and other living expenses.
The living cost at the school has increased by 5.84% from last year.
The following table and chart show the living costs changes over the last 5 years.

Living Costs Trends

2020 Living Costs(Off-Campus Living)
YearRoom & BoardOther Expenses
2016$11,493$4,005
2017$12,492$4,277
2018$13,293$4,239
2019$13,779$4,248
2020$15,084$3,996
2021$16,580$3,784

Living Costs Trends Chart

2020 Books & Supplies Costs

The 2020 average cost for purchasing books & supplies is $1,971 at City College of San Francisco. The books & supplies cost has increased by 2.82% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 books & supplies costs and the trends over the last 5 years.

Books & Supplies Costs Trends

City College of San Francisco 2020 Books & Supplies Costs
YearBooks & Supplies Costs
2016$1,746
2017$1,791
2018$1,854
2019$1,917
2020$1,971
2021$1,971

Books & Supplies Costs Trends Chart

2020 Tuition Per Credit Hour

The 2020 undergraduate tuition per credit hour at City College of San Francisco is $46 for California residents and $234 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition per credit hour has decreased by 0.97% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 tuition per credit hour and its trends over the last 5 years.

Tuition Per Credit Hour Trends Table

2020 Tuition per Credit Hour
YearCalifornia ResidentsOut-of-State
2016$46$265
2017$46$218
2018$46$218
2019$46$241
2020$46$234
2021$46$290

Tuition Per Credit Hour Trends Chart