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 2020-2021 Full Time (2 semesters) At Home Off-Campus
Enrollment Fee   $1,288 $1,288
Health Fee and Student Fee   $52 $52
Room and Board   $8,780 $16,580
Books and Supplies   $1,080 $1,080
Transportation   $938 $858
Miscellaneous   $3,225 $3,784
  Total $15,363 $23,642

Non- California Resident

Tuition & Fees                         2020-2021 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) $52 $52
Non-Resident Fee $290 X 28 units $8,120 $8,120
Room and Board   $8,780 $16,580
Books and Supplies   $1,080 $1,080
Transportation   $938 $858
Miscellaneous   $3,225 $3,784
  Total $23,483 $31,762

 

 Updated by the Financial Aid Office: 7/6/20