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Southern California Institute of Architecture Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$57,008 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$41,800 tuition
$7,260 off campus room & board
$6,848 books and supplies
$1,100 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$57,008 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$41,800 tuition
$7,260 off campus room & board
$6,848 books and supplies
$1,100 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$15,786 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
75% of students receive aid
54% get federal aid ($5,179 avg)
11% get state aid ($10,543 avg)
22% get institn'l aid ($15,786 avg)
53% get loans ($11,015 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 4.86% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 4.86% 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 $10,918 54%
Federal Grant Aid $5,179 54%
Pell Grants $4,976 54%
Other Federal Grants $799 37%
Institution Grant Aid $15,786 22%
State Grant Aid $10,543 11%
Student Loans $11,015 53%
Federal Loans $19,426 53%
Other Loans $23,923 21%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
- Y Y Y
- R
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 2
Financial aid deadline: March 2
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Financial Aid Contact Info
960 E. 3rd Street
Los Angeles, CA 90013-1822
(213) 613-2200
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $1,266
Out of State $1,266


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
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  • I am a current student here

    Yes, it's an expensive school, but I am yet to come across another learning environment as intense, social and downright free spirited as this. Sometimes I like to justify it financially by thinking that the students work here 3 times longer per day than the typical architecture student, so were in fact getting 15 years worth of experience over the course of 5 years.

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