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California State University - San Marcos Cost

Value
B+
Based on average net price, earnings potential, student and alumni reviews, and additional factors.
Net Price
$12,614/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price Breakdown

Net Price
$12,614/ year
National
$15,523
Average Total Aid Awarded
$9,154/ year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
82%
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $9,107/ year
  • $30-48k
    $10,285/ year
  • $49-75k
    $14,272/ year
  • $76-110k
    $17,945/ year
  • $110k+
    $21,200/ year

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

Sticker Price Breakdown

In-State Tuition
$7,713/ year
Out-of-State Tuition
$19,593/ year
Average Housing Cost
$10,000/ year
Average Meal Plan Cost
Books & Supplies
$2,000/ year
Tuition Guarantee Plan
No
Tuition Payment Plan
Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan
No
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