The value we deliver to our students is core to our founding principles and part of our legacy. Offering a remarkable depth and breadth of educational programs with a tuition well below the national average — while being recognized as a top institution in the West for students graduating with the least debt — are achievements we hold high.
Average Tuition and Fees, 2015-16
CSUF "net price" paid by full-time undergraduates
CSUF "sticker price" charged to all full-time undergraduates
National "sticker price" charged to public four-years full-time in-state undergraduates
|Average||% of freshmen assuming loans|
|National Public Four-Year||$25,902||60|
|National Private (Not-for-Profit) Four-Year||$29,657||64|
CSUF has the second-lowest percentage of graduates with debt among regional universities in the West.
CSUF delivers 109 degrees at 45% below the national average cost of attendance.
CSUF is among top U.S. institutions for 'Best Value'
CSUF graduates earn 12% more than the national average.
CSUF is one of only five institutions doing a good job serving low-income students among 1,200 four-year colleges and universities.