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California State University - Northridge Cost

Net Price

Net Price
$7,654/ year
National
$15,431
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $6,192/ year
  • $30-48k
    $7,751/ year
  • $49-75k
    $12,301/ year
  • $76-110k
    $17,424/ year
  • $110k+
    $18,352/ year

Net price is the average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Sticker Price

In-State Tuition
$6,569/ year
Out-of-State Tuition
$17,729/ year
Average Housing Costs
$9,962/ year
Average Meal Plan Cost
$3,704/ year
Books & Supplies
$1,860/ year
Tuition Guarantee Plan
No
Tuition Payment Plan
Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan
No

Loans

Students Taking Out Loans
35%
Average Loan Amount
$4,957/ year
National
$7,033

Financial Aid

Any Financial Aid
75%
Average Total Aid Awarded
$11,045/ year
National
$7,271
Students Receiving Aid
  • Federal Grant Aid
    60%
  • State Grant Aid
    54%
  • Institution Grant Aid
    53%
  • Pell Grant
    60%
Average Aid Awarded
  • Federal Grant Aid
    $4,988
  • State Grant Aid
    $2,344
  • Institution Grant Aid
    $5,551
  • Pell Grant Amount
    $4,895
Poll
Which statement best describes your financial aid experience at this school?
Based on 504 responses
  • It went smoothly, and I received the financial aid I needed.
    41%
  • The process was a hassle, but I received the financial aid I needed.
    20%
  • It was an absolute headache, and it took multiple attempts to receive any aid.
    9%
  • It is an ongoing process that I am still dealing with.
    19%
  • I did not apply for financial aid.
    10%
Financial Aid Website

Overall Value

Value
B+
Based on average net price, earnings potential, student and alumni reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
69%
of students feel like they are getting their money's worth out of their program.159 responses
Graduation Rate
47%
National
47%
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