Systemwide Tuition History

​Full-time Student Tuition Rates (6.1 units or greater)

Fiscal Year ​Un​der-
g​raduate
​Teacher Credential ​Grad and ​Postbac
​Explanation of Rate Increase
​2007-08​$2,772​$3,216​$3,414​CSU Compact funding agreement in place; 10% increase in undergraduate and graduate rates
​2008-09​$3,048​$3,540​$3,756​10% increase in undergraduate and graduate rates to offset General Fund reductions
​2009-10​$4,026​$4,674​$4,962​10% increase in undergraduate and graduate rates in May 2009 and 20% increase in undergraduate and graduate rates in July 2009 to offset General Fund reductions
​2010-11​$4,440​$5,154​$5,472​Annualized Spring 2011 rates - 5% increase in undergraduate and graduate rates in June 2010 and 5% increase in undergraduate and graduate rates in November 2010
​2011-12​$5,472​$6,348​$6,738​10% increase in undergraduate and graduate rates enacted in November 2010 plus additional 12% increase in rates in July 2011 based on 2011 Final Budget General Fund reductions
​2012-13​$5,472​​$6,348​$6,738​9.16% increase in undergraduate and graduate rates enacted in November 2011 to offset General Fund reductions. With Proposition 30 passage in November 2012, tuition rates were reset to the 2011-12 level.
​2013-14​$5,472​$6,348​$6,738​No change in tuition rates
​2014-15​$5,472​$6,348​$6,738​No change in tuition rates
​2015-16​$5,472​$6,348​$6,738​No change in tuition rates
​2016-17​$5,472​$6,348​​$6,738​​No change in tuition rates
​2017-18
​$5,742
​$6,660
​$7,176
​4.9% increase in undergraduate and credential program rates, 6.5% increase in graduate rate approved in March 2017.