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City College of San Francisco Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$15,881 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
N/A tuition
$12,492 off campus room & board
$1,791 books and supplies
$1,598 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$23,293 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$7,412 tuition
$12,492 off campus room & board
$1,791 books and supplies
$1,598 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

Unknown No information on this college's average annual institutional aid available.

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 8.38% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 10.3% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $4,890 54%
Federal Grant Aid $4,737 39%
Pell Grants $4,585 39%
Other Federal Grants $280 21%
Institution Grant Aid - 0%
State Grant Aid $1,543 52%
Student Loans $5,638 2%
Federal Loans $5,638 2%
Other Loans - 0%

Merit Aid Available

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Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 1
Financial aid deadline: March 1
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Financial Aid Contact Info
50 Phelan Ave
San Francisco, CA 94112-1898
(415) 239-3000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $46
Out of State $218


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • A from San Francisco, CA
  • Sep-18-2016 I am a current student here

    I pay nothing to go to CCSF because of the Board of Governor's Fee Waiver of California. ;) (And soon it will be free! Even better!)

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  • 5
  • Kealii from San Francisco, CA
  • May-14-2014 I am a current student here

    The best part about being at City College is they accept you for you. You don't have to be someone you're not and can save thousands of dollars in the process that could go towards other expenses. If you apply for financial aid, then your tuition is for free and or less expensive.

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  • 3
  • Victor from San Francisco, CA
  • Feb-01-2014 I am a current student here

    It is very similar to high school as you just go to class for lecture and go home and do homework. Some teachers are good and some not so much so was helpful.

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