Cost of Attendance by Program

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) Program 2017-18


Expenses 1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year
Tuition and Fees (1) $31,655 $31,655 $31,655 $35,735
Health Insurance (1) $4,356 $4,356 $4,356 $4,356
Books and Supplies $3,795 $2,270 $3,420 $4,579
Basic Living
(includes the housing, food and personal budget)
$17,242 $17,242 $17,242 $20,687
Transportation $2,011 $2,044 $2,044 $2,453
Total for California Residents
(includes health insurance)
$59,059 $57,567 $58,717 $67,810
Nonresident Supplemental Tuition
(for California nonresidents)
$12,245 $12,245 $12,245 $12,245
Total for Nonresidents
(includes health insurance)
$71,304 $69,812 $70,962 $80,055

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) Program 2016-17


Expenses 1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year
Tuition and Fees (1) $31,324 $31,324 $31,324 $35,307
Health Insurance (1) $4,350 $4,350 $4,350 $4,350
Books and Supplies $3,795 $2,270 $3,420 $4,579
Basic Living
(includes the housing, food and personal budget)
$17,064 $17,064 $17,064 $20,473
Transportation $1,991 $2,023 $2,023 $2,428
Total for California Residents
(includes health insurance)
$58,524 $57,031 $58,181 $67,137
Nonresident Supplemental Tuition
(for California nonresidents)
$12,245 $12,245 $12,245 $12,245
Total for Nonresidents
(includes health insurance)
$70,769 $69,276 $70,426 $79,382

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) Program 2015-16


Expenses 1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year
Tuition and Fees (1) $31,246 $31,246 $31,246 $35,227
Health Insurance (1) $3,954 $3,954 $3,954 $3,954
Books and Supplies $3,795 $2,270 $3,420 $4,579
Basic Living
(includes the housing, food and personal budget)
$16,701 $16,701 $16,701 $20,038
Transportation $1,959 $1,992 $1,992 $2,390
Total for California Residents
(includes health insurance)
$57,655 $56,163 $57,313 $66,188
Nonresident Supplemental Tuition
(for California nonresidents)
$12,245 $12,245 $12,245 $12,245
Total for Nonresidents
(includes health insurance)
$69,900 $68,408 $69,558 $78,433

Master of Preventive Veterinary Medicine (MPVM) Program

Expenses 2015-16 2016-17
Tuition and Fees (1) $21,114 $21,194
Health Insurance (1) $5,098 $5,668
Books and Supplies $1,217 $1,217
Basic Living
(includes the housing, food and personal budget)
$15,030 $15,357
Transportation $1,763 $1,792
Total for California Residents
(includes health insurance)
$44,222 $45,228
Nonresident Supplemental Tuition
(for California nonresidents)
$12,710 $12,710
Total for Nonresidents
(includes health insurance)
$56,932 $57,938
(1) Financial Aid Cost of Attendance includes estimated tuition and fees as well as health insurance. 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 increases or reductions in State funding, or other developments. Accordingly, final approved levels (and thus a student’s final balance due) may differ from the amounts shown. For the most recent tuition and fee amounts, please visit the Office of Budget & Institutional Analysis website.