NOTE: These costs of attendance are intended to be an estimate of what the average student will spend in a given year. The actual cost of attendance will vary from student to student and Cuesta College will charge only the mandatory fees associated with a student's specific program of study. 

Cost of attendance is reduced to actual enrollment after the Financial Aid freeze date. 

California Resident

Tuition & Fees                    2018-2019 Full Time (2 semesters)         At Home   Off-Campus
Enrollment Fee $46 X 28 units $1,288 $1,288
Health Fee and Student Fee (health, student center and student rep fee) $50 $50
Room and Board   $5,418 $13,779
Books and Supplies   $1,917 $1,917
Transportation   $1,107 $1,251
Miscellaneous   $3,258 $2,997
  Total $13,038 $21,282

Non-California Resident

Tuition & Fees 2018-2019 Full Time (2 semesters) At Home Off-Campus
Enrollment Fee $46 X 28 units $1,288 $1,288
Health Fee and Student Fee (health, student center and student rep fee) $50 $50
Non-Resident Fee $263 X 28 units $7,364 $7,364
Room and Board   $5,418 $13,779
Books and Supplies   $1,917 $1,917
Transportation   $1,107 $1,251
Miscellaneous   $3,258 $2,997
  Total $20,402 $28,646