Cost of Attendance

View Fall 2017 & Spring 2018 Cost of Attendance

Cost of Attendance at SF State for Fall 2018 & Spring 2019

Cost of attendance includes:

  • Direct Educational Costs (tuition fees, books, and supplies
  • Living Costs (meals, housing, transportation, and personal expenses).
  • Sample of a general one-bedroom cost in San Francisco is available on Rent Cafe.

Undergraduate Full Time Attendance For Two Semesters

Cost type Off / On Campus Living With Parents

Tuition Fee (7 Units / Greater)

$7,264
$7,264
Books and Supplies
$2,002
$2,002
Food and Housing
$15,151
$5,418

Personal Expenses

$1,480
$1,480
Transportation
$1,587
$1,588
Total =
$27,484
$17,752

Graduate & 2nd Bachelor
Graduate Full Time Attendance for Two Semesters

Cost type Off / On Campus Living with Parents

Tuition Fee (7 Units / Greater)

$8,698
$8,698
Books and Supplies
$2,002
$2,002
Food and Housing
$15,151
$5,418

Personal Expenses

$1,480
$1,480
Transportation
$1,587
$1,588
Total =
$28,918
$19,186

Graduate & 2nd Bachelor
Credential Students
Credential Full Time Attendance for Two Semesters

Cost type Off / On Campus Living with Parents

Tuition Fee (7 Units / Greater)

$8,172
$8,172
Books and Supplies
$2,002
$2,002
Meals and Housing
$15,151
$5,418

Personal Expenses

$1,480
$1,480
Transportation
$1,587
$1,588
Total =
$28,392
$18,660

For additional Graduate and Professional Program Fees, see the Bursar's Office website

Out-of-State and International students must pay $396.00 per unit in addition with the tuition fees appropriate to their student level.