Cost of Attendance


For estimates of current tuition and fees, see Cost of Attendance page.


Placement in one or another of the post-baccalaureate admission categories has an effect on student eligibility for financial aid. Contact the Financial Aid office, at 707-826-4321, for clarification of eligibility. You can find more about financial aid here.


In addition to financial aid, other forms of support are available for graduate students. Employment as a student assistant, teaching associate, graduate assistant, and research technician or assistant are available. These positions are awarded on a competitive basis.

Tuition Waivers

Two types of tuition waivers are available for graduate students; nonresident tuition waivers and fee waiver for graduate assistants or teaching associates.

Tuition Fee Waivers for Nonresident Students

The university may waive nonresident tuition fees for individual students who display exceptional scholastic ability and prior scholastic achievement. To be eligible Students must enroll in a minimum of ten units. Individual programs decide who receives the fee waiver allocation.

Tuition Fee Waivers for Graduate Assistants and Teaching Associates

To be considered for financial assistance offered by some programs, including GA/TA fee waivers, be sure to file a FAFSA by March 2.