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2014–2015 Budgets and Costs for International Graduate Students (for I-20 and DS-2019 Purposes)

Information subject to change without notice.

Please note: F-1 students must show 12 months of financial support to obtain an I-20. EAP and J-1 students must show financial support for the entire duration of program.

Students accompanied by a spouse and/or children in a dependent status should add additional amounts indicated below.

All financial documents must show funds that are easily available. Stocks, bonds, mutual funds, real estate, and the like, are NOT acceptable. Financial bank statements and/or bank letters must be less than 3 months old and include the name of the account holder.

Graduate: All Ph.D. Programs 12 Months 9 Months 6 Months 3 Months
Tuition & Fees $31,081 $31,081 $20,721 $10,360
Living Expenses $22,817 $17,113 $11,408 $5,704
Other: Books & Supplies $1,600 $1,600 $1,100 $500
Total: $55,498 $49,794 $33,229 $16,564
Graduate: Master's 12 Months 9 Months 6 Months 3 Months
Tuition & Fees $31,081 $31,081 $20,721 $10,360
Living Expenses $22,817 $17,113 $11,408 $5,704
Other: Books & Supplies $1,600 $1,600 $1,100 $500
Total: $55,498 $49,794 $33,229 $16,564
IR/PS (M.P.I.A only) 12 Months 9 Months 6 Months 3 Months
Tuition & Fees $35,821 $35,821 $23,880 $11,941
Living Expenses $22,817 $17,113 $11,409 $5,700
Other: Books & Supplies $1,600 $1,600 $1,100 $500
Total: $60,238 $54,534 $36,389 $18,145
Rady School (M.B.A. only) 12 Months 9 Months 6 Months 3 Months
Tuition & Fees $48,286 $48,286 $32,190 $16,095
Living Expenses $22,817 $17,113 $11,408 $5,704
Other: Books & Supplies $1,600 $1,600 $1,100 $500
Total: $72,703 $66,999 $44,665 $22,299
Rady School (M.F. only) 12 Months 9 Months 6 Months 3 Months
Tuition & Fees $58,601 $58,601 $39,068 $19,534
Living Expenses $22,817 $17,113 $11,408 $5,704
Other: Books & Supplies $1,600 $1,600 $1,100 $500
Total: $83,018 $77,314 $51,576 $25,738
M.A.S. Degrees
Architecture-based Enterprise Systems Engineering
Leadership & Healthcare
Marine Biology & Conservation
International Affairs
Tuition & Fees
$34,399 $31,193 $38,200 $39,560
Living Expenses
$22,817 $22,817 $22,817 $22,817
Other: Books & Supplies
$1,600 $1,600 $1,600 $1,600
Total:
$58,816 $55,610 $62,617 $63,977
Graduate: EAP Reciprocity 12 Months 9 Months 6 Months 3 Months
Tuition Paid by UC EAP Paid by UC EAP Paid by UC EAP Paid by UC EAP
Fees $587 $587 $392 $196
Living Expenses $22,817 $17,113 $11,408 $5,704
Other: Books & Supplies $1,600 $1,600 $1,100 $500
Other: Health Insurance $3,201 $3,201 $2,134 $1,067
Total: $28,205 $22,501 $15,034 $7,467
 

Please note: If you are accompanied by a spouse, and/or children under 21 years old, you must add the following amounts to the total required. 

Graduate Spouse and/or Child 12 Months 9 Months 6 Months 3 Months
1st Dependent $7,200 $5,400 $3,600 $1,800
2nd Dependent $3,600 $2,700 $1,800 $900

Future/Prospective Students