Other Fee Waivers

Established by the California Legislature or CSU Executive Order, these waivers may be granted to qualifying students at the campus president's discretion

For more information on a Waiver, please contact your Campus Admissions Office.

CA Residents 60 Years of Age or Older

Applies to:

California Residents 60 years of age or older taking state supported classes (not through extended education) at the CSU.

Fees Waived:

Tuition Fee
Application Fee
Health Services Fee
Instructionally Related Activities (IRA) Fee

Fees Reduced to $1:

Study Body Center Fee
Student Body Association Fee
Health Facilities Fee

High School Students in Participating Special Programs

Applies to:

High School students participating in special programs approved by an agreement between the High School and the University.

Fees Waived:

Tuition Fee
Application Fee
Study Body Center Fee
Student Body Association Fee
Instructionally Related Activities (IRA) Fee
Extension Course Fees

In-State University/College Student Exchange

Applies to:

Students enrolled at CSU as a part of an exchange program with another university in California.

Fees Waived:

Tuition Fee
Non-resident Tuition
Application Fee
Study Body Center Fee
Student Body Association Fee
Health Facilities Fee
Health Services Fee
Instructionally Related Activities (IRA) Fee
Other Campus Mandatory Fees (Cat.II)

Concurrent CSU Enrollment

Applies to:

Student enrolled at one CSU campus, but taking a class(es) at another CSU.

Fees Waived:

Tuition Fee
Study Body Center Fee
Student Body Association Fee
Health Facilities Fee
Health Services Fee
Instructionally Related Activities (IRA) Fee
Other Campus Mandatory Fees (Cat.II)

System Study Abroad Program

Applies to:

Students enrolled in the CSU systemwide Study Abroad Program. (Contact: Systemwide Study Abroad Program)

Fees Waived:

Study Body Center Fee
Student Body Association Fee
Health Facilities Fee
Health Services Fee
Instructionally Related Activities (IRA) Fee
Other Campus Mandatory Fees (Cat.II)

Authority:

Out-of-State Public University/College Student Exchange

Applies to:

Students attending the CSU on an exchange program from a public university in another state.

Fees Waived:

Non-Resident Tuition

International Student Exchange

Applies to:

Students from universities outside the United States, attending the CSU per an exchange agreement.

Fees Waived:

Non-Resident Tuition

Non-Resident Students with Financial Need/Scholastic Achievement (not participating in international exchange)

Applies to:

Non-resident students, not a part of the international exchange program, with financial and or scholastic achievement.

Fees Waived:

Non-Resident Tuition

Financial Hardship – Undergraduate Student Only

Applies to:

CSU student with financial hardship can waive application fee as described in the authorities listed below .

Fees Waived:

Application Fee
Enrollment Confirmation Deposit

Survivor Benefits

Applies to:

CSU Employee Spouses and Dependents - whose spouse or parent died in the line of work at CSU, or whose work-related injury caused their death.

Fees Waived:

All Category I and Category II fees.

Authority:

CSU Employee Discretionary Fee Waivers

Fee Waivers for CSU Employees and Employee Dependents are established by collective bargaining or other agreements between employee groups and CSU Systemwide Human Resources. These waivers should be granted based on the specific bargaining agreement, and the most recent Human Resources Technical Memorandums.

Note: campuses may use different names for these fee waivers.

CSU Employee Fee Waiver: Non-Represented Employees (C99, E99, M80, M98)

Applies to:

CSU employees who are not represented by a union. C99, E99, M80, M98

Fees Waived:

Tuition Fee
Doctoral Program Tuition Fee
Application Fee
Health Services Fee
Instructionally Related Activities (IRA) Fee
Campus ID Card Fee

Fees Reduced to $1:

Student Body Center Fee
Student Body Association Fee
Health Facilities Fee

CSU Employee Fee Waiver (Units 1, 6, 8)

Applies to:

CSU Employees in Units 1, 6, 8

Fees Waived:

Tuition Fee
Part-time Graduate Tuition Fee (Doctorate)
Application Fee
Health Services Fee
Instructionally Related Activities (IRA) Fee
Campus ID Card Fee

Fees Reduced to $1:

Student Body Center Fee
Student Body Association Fee
Health Facilities Fee

CSU Employee Fee Waiver (Units 2, 5, 7, 9 [CSUEU] and 4)

Applies to:

CSU Employees in Units 2, 5, 7, 9 [CSUEU] and 4

Fees Waived:

Tuition Fee
Part-time Graduate Tuition Fee (Doctorate)
Professional Program Fee
Application Fee
Health Services Fee
Instructionally Related Activities (IRA) Fee
Campus ID Card Fee
Other Campus Mandatory Fees (Cat.II)

Fees Reduced to $1:

Student Body Center Fee
Student Body Association Fee
Health Facilities Fee

CSU Employee Fee Waiver (Unit 3)

Applies to:

CSU Employees in Unit 3

Fees Waived:

Tuition Fee
Part-time Graduate Tuition Fee (Doctorate)
Application Fee
Health Services Fee
Instructionally Related Activities (IRA) Fee
Campus ID Card Fee
Other Campus Mandatory Fees (Cat.II)

Fees Reduced to $1:

Student Body Center Fee
Student Body Association Fee
Health Facilities Fee

CSU Employee Fee Waiver (Unit 10)

Applies to:

CSU Employees in Unit 10

Fees Waived:

Tuition Fee
Application Fee
Health Services Fee
Instructionally Related Activities (IRA) Fee
Campus ID Card Fee

Fees Reduced to $1:

Student Body Center Fee
Student Body Association Fee
Health Facilities Fee

Graduate Assistants & Teaching Associates (Unit 11)-not eligible for Fee Waiver (except as provided under Executive Order 611)

Applies to:

CSU Employees in Unit 11

Fees Waived:

Not eligible for Fee Waiver (except as provided under Executive Order 611)

Fees Reduced to $1:

None

CSU Dependent Fee Waiver - Non-Represented Employees (C99, M80, M98)

Applies to:

Dependents of CSU employees in C99, M80, M98

Fees Waived:

Tuition Fee
Doctoral Program Tuition Fee
Application Fee
Health Services Fee
Instructionally Related Activities (IRA) Fee
Campus ID Card Fee

Fees Reduced to $1:

Study Body Center Fee
Health Facilities Fee

CSU Dependent Fee Waiver (Units 1, 2, 5, 7, 9 [CSUEU], 3, 4 and 6)

Applies to:

Dependents of CSU employees in Units 1, 2, 5, 7, 9 [CSUEU], 3, 4 and 6

Fees Waived:

Tuition Fee
Part-time Graduate Tuition Fee (Doctorate)
Application Fee
Campus ID Card Fee

Fees Reduced to $1:

None

CSU Dependent Fee Waiver (Unit 8)

Applies to:

Dependents of CSU Employees in Unit 8

Fees Waived:

Tuition Fee
Part-time Graduate Tuition Fee (Doctorate)
Application Fee
Campus ID Card Fee

Fees Reduced to $1:

Study Body Center Fee
Health Facilities Fee

CSU Dependent Fee Waiver (Unit 10)

Applies to:

Dependents of CSU Employees in Unit 10

Fees Waived:

Tuition Fee
Application Fee
Health Services Fee
Instructionally Related Activities (IRA) Fee
Campus ID Card Fee

Fees Reduced to $1:

Study Body Center Fee
Health Facilities Fee