COST OF ATTENDANCE

Los Angeles City College is still one of the most affordable college nationwide. To determine a student's financial need, the financial aid office will take into consideration the student's cost of attendance and expected family contribution (see Cost of Attendance table below).

 

Fees may be paid online at http://www.laccd.edu/student_information/sis_logon.asp or on the STEP telephone system, via credit card (323) 226-1999; (213) 689-8888; (310) 605-0505; (818) 988-2222

 

Note: Fees are are subject to change by the CA Legislature.

ENROLLMENT FEE $26 per unit

(Please note that enrollment fees will increase to $36 per unit beginning with Fall 2011)

CA Residents- no maximum per semester

 

NON-RESIDENT TUITION FEE

Out-Of-State Residents $188 per unit

Foreign Citizens $198 per unit

Non-resident international citizens must also pay the enrollment fee of $26 per unit.

OTHER FEES INCLUDE:

Associated Student Fee - $7; Student Representation Fee - $1;

Health Services - $11; Parking Pass $20 (or $27 for preferred parking)

COST OF ATTENDANCE TABLE

The cost of attendance is based on the Student Expenses and Resources Survey (SEARS) data and updated for three years of inflation using the estimated California Consumer Price Index.

The following table shows the 2010-2011 Cost of Attendance budget for a student living at home with parents and a student living away from their parents:

  AT HOME AWAY FROM HOME
Tuition and Fee 698 698
Books and Supplies 1620 1620
Room and Board 4806 11556
Transportation 918 1044
Personal 2862 2754
Total 10904 17672

The financial aid office may also add the following to a student's cost of attendance, if applicable:

  • Out of State Non-Resident Fee - $188 per unit (in addition to the $26 per unit fee)
  • Foreign Citizen Non-Resident Fee - $198 per unit (in addition to the $26 per unit fee)
  • Child Care cost - $1,000 annually
  • Direct Loan Origination/Insurance Fee - $66 annually or $33 (one semester)