Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
$43,003 ($13,249)
Graduate Tuition & Fees
$28,131 ($13,029)
On-campus Living Costs
$21,090
Off-campus Living Costs
$19,429

2020 Cost of Attendance

The 2020 tuition & fees of University of California-Los Angeles are $13,249 for California residents and $43,003 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, the tuition & fees are $13,029 for California residents and $28,131 for out-of-state students.
Compare to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California, the undergraduate tuition & fees are very expensive and the graduate tuition & fees are relatively expensive.
Compared to similar schools in rankings such as University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, tuition & fees of University of California-Los Angeles is average where the average tuition & fees of the schools are $44,383.
The average living cost of the school is $21,090 when a student lives in on-campus housing. When a student lives off-campus, the average living cost is $19,429.

Comparison Chart

2020 Tuition & fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees at University of California-Los Angeles are $13,249 for California residents and $43,003 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition & fees have increased by 1.84% from last year.
The 2020 graduate tuition & fees are $13,029 for California residents and $28,131 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition & fees have increased by 0.02% 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
California ResidentsOut-of-StateCalifornia ResidentsOut-of-State
2016$12,763$37,471$12,629$27,731
2017$12,920$39,602$12,683$27,785
2018$13,261$41,275$13,003$28,105
2019$13,226$42,218$12,946$28,048
2020$13,240$42,994$12,953$28,055
2021$13,249$43,003$13,029$28,131

Tuition Trends Chart

2020 Living Costs

The 2020 average on-campus living costs is $21,090 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 $19,429.
The living cost at the school has increased by 5.75% 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$14,832$4,185$10,238$4,880
2017$15,069$4,431$10,667$5,140
2018$15,441$4,028$13,207$4,655
2019$15,816$4,128$13,808$4,772
2020$16,625$4,465$14,303$5,126
2021$17,599$4,625$15,241$5,284

Living Costs Trends Chart

2020 Books & Supplies Costs

The 2020 average cost for purchasing books & supplies is $1,463 at University of California-Los Angeles. The books & supplies cost has increased by 0.90% 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

University of California-Los Angeles 2020 Books & Supplies Costs
YearBooks & Supplies Costs
2016$1,611
2017$1,636
2018$1,171
2019$1,450
2020$1,463
2021$1,314

Books & Supplies Costs Trends Chart