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Cost of Attending UC Riverside

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2020–21 Estimated Costs for California Resident Undergraduates

  Living with Parents Living in Residence Halls Living in Campus Apartments Living off Campus
Systemwide Tuition and Fees 1 $12,570 $12,570 $12,570 $12,570
UCR Campus Fees 1 $1,172 $1,172 $1,172 $1,172
Health Insurance 2 $1,823 $1,823 $1,823 $1,823
Room and Board 3 $6,825 $16,600 $11,500 $11,500
Books/Supplies $1,525 $1,525 $1,525 $1,525
Transportation $1,950 $800 $1,425 $1,425
Personal Expenses $1,775 $1,650 $1,725 $1,725
Total $27,640 $36,140 $31,740 $31,740

New freshmen only: Add the $65 mandatory Highlander Orientation Fee to the total.
New transfers only: Add the $65 mandatory Highlander Orientation Fee to the total.
All new students: Add the $165 One-Time Document Fee to the total.

Estimated SHIP (Student Health Insurance Plan) = $1,823 
Fees including SHIP = $15,565; fees if SHIP is waived = $13,742

View estimated costs for out-of-state and international undergraduates.

Notes:

Some or all instruction for all or part of academic year 2020–21 may be delivered remotely. Tuition and mandatory fees have been set regardless of the method of instruction and will not be refunded in the event instruction occurs remotely for any part of the academic year.

1 Tuition, fees and charges are estimates based on currently approved amounts. These figures may not be final. Actual tuition, fees and charges are subject to change by the Regents of the University of California and could be affected by State funding reductions. Accordingly, final approved levels (and a student’s final balance due) may differ from the amounts shown.

2 The University of California Student Health Insurance Plan (UCSHIP) supplements the outpatient care available to all registered students through the Campus Health Center.  Students are automatically enrolled in the UCSHIP and therefore charged an associated health insurance fee; however, students who can prove comparable or better coverage from another source may apply for an exemption from the UCSHIP and have the associated health insurance fee waived. This health insurance fee is non-refundable after the first day of instruction. For more information on UCSHIP and the associated health insurance fee, to include the waiver process, please visit https://studenthealth.ucr.edu/student-health-insurance-plan-ship.

3 You can also view local housing cost information on the UCR Off-Campus Housing webpage.  Keep in mind local averages are not used to determine student budget costs. 

 


 

2020–21 Estimated Costs for Non-Resident Undergraduates

  Living with Parents Living in Residence Halls Living in Campus Apartments Living off Campus
Systemwide Tuition and Fees 1 $12,570 $12,570 $12,570 $12,570
UCR Campus Fees 1 $2,411 $2,411 $2,411 $2,411
Non-Resident Supplemental Tuition 1 $29,754 $29,754 $29,754 $29,754
Health Insurance 2 $1,774 $1,774 $1,774 $1,774
Room and Board 3 $6,575 $17,350 $11,000 $11,000
Books/Supplies $1,450 $1,450 $1,450 $1,450
Transportation $1,500 $675 $1,300 $1,300
Personal Expenses $1,650 $1,575 $1,725 $1,725
Total $57,684 $67,559 $61,984 $61,984

New freshmen only: Add the $65 mandatory Highlander Orientation Fee to the total.
New transfers only: Add the $65 mandatory Highlander Orientation Fee to the total.
All new students: Add the $165 One-Time Document Fee to the total.

Estimated SHIP (Student Health Insurance Plan) = $1,774
Fees including SHIP = $46,509; fees if SHIP is waived = $44,735

Notes:

Some or all instruction for all or part of academic year 2020–21 may be delivered remotely. Tuition and mandatory fees have been set regardless of the method of instruction and will not be refunded in the event instruction occurs remotely for any part of the academic year.

1 Tuition, fees and charges are estimates based on currently approved amounts. These figures may not be final. Actual tuition, fees and charges are subject to change by the Regents of the University of California and could be affected by State funding reductions. Accordingly, final approved levels (and a student’s final balance due) may differ from the amounts shown.

2 The University of California Student Health Insurance Plan (UCSHIP) supplements the outpatient care available to all registered students through the Campus Health Center.  Students are automatically enrolled in the UCSHIP and therefore charged an associated health insurance fee; however, students who can prove comparable or better coverage from another source may apply for an exemption from the UCSHIP and have the associated health insurance fee waived. This health insurance fee is non-refundable after the first day of instruction. For more information on UCSHIP and the associated health insurance fee, to include the waiver process, please visit https://studenthealth.ucr.edu/student-health-insurance-plan-ship.

3 You can also view local housing cost information on the UCR Off-Campus Housing webpage.  Keep in mind local averages are not used to determine student budget costs. 

 


Your Actual Cost May be Less

UCR uses average student expenses to estimate the cost of attendance above. Your actual costs may vary from those outlined here depending on your living situation, school supplies, whether or not you have children, personal spending habits, etc.

 

 

 

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