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Undergraduate Program Costs

Tuition and Program Fees

Note: Fees are based on current CSU fee guidelines. CSU program and tuition fees are subject to change based on the CSU Board of Trustees mandates.
Please know that the Cal Vet Fee Waiver may not be used for any Extended Learning programs or courses.

Fee Price
Application Fee (non-refundable) $55.00
Intent to Enroll (non-refundable). Should you be offered admission, this fee will be credited towards your first semester's tuition $150.00
Tuition per Unit $349.00
Additional Fees Per Semester Fall 2019
Academic Records $12.00
Associated Students $75.00
Athletics $100.00
Child Care Services Opt-In $10.00
Health Facilities/Services $95.00
EL Technology Fee $48.00
AESS $250.00 (AA; Library; Career Center)
Mental Health $88.00
Recreation $35.00
Student union $315.00
IRA Fee $5.00
Total Mandatory Fees $1,023.00

Note: Tuition and program fees do not include cost-of-living, books, or additional expenses.

Payment Options:

There are several options to pay for your courses and fees.

  1. Apply for the CSUSM Payment Plan through the Student Financial Services website.
  2. If you intend to seek financial aid, it is recommended you submit your FAFSA application as soon as possible.

For the BS SLP Cohort program, a student would apply for:

  • FAFSA #1 for Fall, Spring, and Summer (Semester #1 - 3)
  • FAFSA #2 will apply to the Fall and Spring (Semester #4 & 5)

For more information about financial aid options, please visit the Financial Aid office at 760-750-4850. 
For additional information visit FAFSA on the Web.

Veterans and Veteran's Dependents

If you are a Veteran or a Veteran's dependent and have questions about what benefits you may be eligible for, please visit the CSUSM campus Epstein Family Veterans Center website. You can also reach out directly via email: or by phone: (760)750-4827. For specific information about other Extended Learning programs, please visit the Military & Veterans Services website.

Unfortunately, Extended Learning programs, certificates, or courses are not eligible for the Cal Vet Fee Waiver.