Cost of Attendance for Graduate Studies Programs

Expenses 2019-20 2020-21
Tuition and Fees (1) $13,597 $13,634
Health Insurance (1) $4,917 $5,193
Books and Supplies $384 $384
Room & Board (2) $15,038 $15,046
Personal Expenses $1,830 $1,830
Transportation $2,214 $2,215
Total for California Residents (3) $37,980 $38,302
Nonresident Supplemental Tuition
(for California nonresidents)
$15,102 $15,102
Total for California Nonresidents $53,082 $53,404

(1) Some or all instruction for all or part of Academic Year 20-21 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. The tuition, fees, and charges posted here 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 or, as authorized, by the President of the University of California. Accordingly, final approved levels and charges may differ from the amounts shown. For the most recent tuition and fee amounts, please visit the UC Davis Tuition and Fees website. For more information on actual off-campus rental costs please visit the Student Housing website. 

(2) For estimates of off-campus housing costs near the UC Davis campus please review: Housing Costs Near UC Campuses.

(3) If eligible for Federal Direct loans the Cost of Attendance will be $252 higher on your MyAwards than what is displayed here. The average Direct Loan fee for Graduate students is $252. Please note that this fee component will be displayed in your budget whether or not the loans are accepted.