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Foothill College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$15,936 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$1,395 tuition
$12,594 off campus room & board
$1,791 books and supplies
$156 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$22,956 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$8,415 tuition
$12,594 off campus room & board
$1,791 books and supplies
$156 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$626 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
36% of students receive aid
15% get federal aid ($4,397 avg)
32% get state aid ($1,690 avg)
9% get institn'l aid ($626 avg)
3% get loans ($4,927 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 0.326% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 2.26% 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 $3,651 34%
Federal Grant Aid $4,397 15%
Pell Grants $4,208 15%
Other Federal Grants $559 5%
Institution Grant Aid $626 9%
State Grant Aid $1,690 32%
Student Loans $4,927 3%
Federal Loans $4,821 2%
Other Loans $8,000 0%

Merit Aid Available

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Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 30
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Financial Aid Contact Info
12345 El Monte Rd
Los Altos Hills, CA 94022
(650) 949-7777
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $31
Out of State $187


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Surya from Palo Alto, CA
  • I am a current student here

    Foothill is consistently rated one of the best community colleges in California, and it is easy to see why. The campus is beautiful, the professors are well-qualified, there is a wide range of available classes (including online options), and there is a lot of support for transfer students.

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