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University of California - Berkeley Cost

Net Price

Net Price
$17,160/ year
National
$15,523
Net Price Calculator
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $8,677/ year
  • $30-48k
    $9,522/ year
  • $49-75k
    $13,920/ year
  • $76-110k
    $20,858/ year
  • $110k+
    $29,197/ 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
$13,509/ year
Out-of-State Tuition
$40,191/ year
Average Housing Costs
$16,389/ year
Average Meal Plan Cost
Books & Supplies
$1,262/ year
Tuition Guarantee Plan
No
Tuition Payment Plan
Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan
No

Loans

Students Taking Out Loans
25%
Average Loan Amount
$5,975/ year
National
$6,768

Financial Aid

Any Financial Aid
63%
Average Total Aid Awarded
$18,018/ year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Aid
  • Federal Grant Aid
    23%
  • State Grant Aid
    27%
  • Institution Grant Aid
    53%
  • Pell Grant
    23%
Average Aid Awarded
  • Federal Grant Aid
    $5,131
  • State Grant Aid
    $11,304
  • Institution Grant Aid
    $10,878
  • Pell Grant Amount
    $4,753
Poll
Which statement best describes your financial aid experience at this school?
Based on 403 responses
  • It went smoothly, and I received the financial aid I needed.
    31%
  • The process was a hassle, but I received the financial aid I needed.
    22%
  • It was an absolute headache, and it took multiple attempts to receive any aid.
    6%
  • It is an ongoing process that I am still dealing with.
    24%
  • I did not apply for financial aid.
    17%
Financial Aid Website

Overall Value

Value
A+
Based on average net price, earnings potential, student and alumni reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
68%
of students feel like they are getting their money's worth out of their program.113 responses
Graduation Rate
92%
National
49%
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