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 2021-2022 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   $9,081 $17,253
Books and Supplies   $1,125 $1,125
Transportation   $999 $918
Miscellaneous   $3,276 $3,843
  Total $15,819 $24,477

Non-California Resident

Tuition & Fees 2021-2022 Full Time (2 semesters)</th 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 $309 X 28 units $8,652 $8,652
Room and Board   $9,081 $17,253
Books and Supplies   $1,125 $1,125
Transportation   $999 $918
Miscellaneous   $3,276 $3,843
  Total $24,471 $33,129

 Updated by the Financial Aid Office: 05/04/2021