Cost of Attendance by Program

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) Program 2018-19

Expenses 1st Yr. 2nd Yr. 3rd Yr. 4th Yr.
Tuition & Fees (1) $32,103 $32,103 $32,103 $36,185
Health Insurance (1) $4,350 $4,350 $4,350 $4,350
Room and Board $16,454 $16,454 $16,454 $19,742
Personal Expenses $1,864 $1,864 $1,864 $2,233
Transportation $2,032 $2,065 $2,065 $2,478
Books and Supplies $3,795 $2,270 $3,420 $4,579
Total for California Residents (2)
(includes health insurance)
$60,598 $59,106 $60,256 $69,567
Nonresident Supplemental Tuition
(for California nonresidents)
$12,245 $12,245 $12,245 $12,245
Total for Nonresidents
(includes health insurance)
$72,843 $71,351 $72,501 $81,812

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) Program 2017-18

Expenses 1st Yr. 2nd Yr. 3rd Yr. 4th Yr.
Tuition & 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
Room & Board $14,583 $14,583 $14,583 $17,499
Personal Expenses $2,659 $2,659 $2,659 $3,188
Transportation $2,011 $2,044 $2,044 $2,453
Total for California Residents (2)
(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


Master of Preventive Veterinary Medicine (MPVM) Program

Expenses 2017-18 2018-19
Tuition & Fees (1) $21,558 $21,775
Health Insurance (1) $5,804 $5,778
Books and Supplies $1,217 $1,217
Room and Board $13,124 $14,809
Personal Expenses $2,392 $1,678
Transportation $1,810 $1,829
Total for California Residents (2)
(includes health insurance)
$45,905 $47,086
Nonresident Supplemental Tuition
(for California nonresidents)
$12,710 $12,725
Total for Nonresidents
(includes health insurance)
$58,615 $59,811

(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. For more information on actual off campus rental costs please visit the Student Housing website.

(2) 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 VetMed students is $252. Please note that this fee component will be displayed in your budget whether or not the loans are accepted.