Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
$32,600
Graduate Tuition & Fees
$37,700
On-campus Living Costs
$20,928
Off-campus Living Costs
$20,358
Undergraduate Tuition per Credit Hour
$1,317
Graduate Tuition per Credit Hour
$1,317

2020 Cost of Attendance

The 2020 tuition & fees of Laguna College of Art and Design are $32,600 for undergraduate programs. For graduate programs, the tuition & fees are $32,600 for graduate programs.
Compare to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California, the undergraduate tuition & fees are average and the graduate tuition & fees are expensive.
Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Academy of Art University and American Film Institute Conservatory, tuition & fees of Laguna College of Art and Design is average where the average tuition & fees of the schools are $36,389.
The average living cost of the school is $20,928 when a student lives in on-campus housing. When a student lives off-campus, the average living cost is $20,358.

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2020 Tuition & fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees at Laguna College of Art and Design are $32,600 on average over undergraduate programs. The undergraduate tuition & fees have increased by 2.93% from last year.
The 2020 graduate tuition & fees are $37,700 on average. The graduate tuition & fees have increased by 3.10% 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
YearUndergraduateGraduate
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2016$28,100 $0$28,100 $0
2017$28,950 $0$28,950 $0
2018$29,800 $0$29,800 $0
2019$30,700 $0$30,700 $0
2020$31,600 $0$31,600 $0
2021$32,600 $0$32,600 $0

Tuition Trends Chart

2020 Living Costs

The 2020 average on-campus living costs is $20,928 including room & board and other living expenses (a student lives in on-campus housing such as dormitory and school-owned apartment). For students living in off-campus housing, the average living cost is $20,358.
The living cost at the school has increased by 11.42% from last year.
The following table and chart show the living costs changes over the last 5 years.

Living Costs Trends

2020 Living Costs
YearOn-CampusOff-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpensesRoom & BoardOther Expenses
2016$12,780$3,186$13,322$4,176
2017$13,290$3,293$12,492$4,283
2018$13,290$3,293$12,492$4,283
2019$15,418$3,365$13,779$4,248
2020$17,086$3,842$15,084$5,274
2021$16,016$3,842$16,580$5,274

Living Costs Trends Chart

2020 Books & Supplies Costs

The 2020 average cost for purchasing books & supplies is $1,971 at Laguna College of Art and Design. 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

Laguna College of Art and Design 2020 Books & Supplies Costs
YearBooks & Supplies Costs
2016$1,746
2017$1,792
2018$1,792
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 Laguna College of Art and Design is $1,317 on average over undergraduate programs. The undergraduate tuition per credit hour has increased by 2.97% from last year.
The 2020 graduate tuition per credit hour is $1,317 on average. The graduate tuition per credit hour has increased by 11.14% 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
YearUndergraduateGraduate
2016$1,171 $995
2017$1,206 $1,025
2018$1,242 $1,150
2019$1,279 $1,185
2020$1,317 $1,317
2021$1,358 $1,257

Tuition Per Credit Hour Trends Chart