2013-2014 Estimated Student Expense Budget

Fall & Spring Semester

 

 

Fall & Spring Semesters
California Living with Family
California On Campus
California Off Campus

Out-of-State & International

On Campus

Out-of-State & International

Off Campus

Direct Costs

Fees (1)

$ 1,446
$1,446
$1,446
$6,996
$6,996

Books & Supplies (2)

$1,710

$1,710
$1,710
$1,710
$1,710

Cost - FRC Dorm (3)

N/A
$5,050-$5,350
N/A
$5,050-$5,350
N/A
Sub-Total
$3,156
$8,206 - $8,506
$3,156
$13,756 - $14,056
$8,706
Indirect Costs
Rent - Local Rental (4)
$0-$2,056
N/A
$2,056 - $5,350
N/A
$2,056 - $5,350
Food (5)
$1,850
$1,850 - $3,700
$1,850 - $3,700
$1,850 - $3,700
$1,850 - $3,700

Transportation (6)

$900
$900
$900
$900
$900

Misc. Expenses (7)

$2,277
$2,277
$2,277
$2,277
$2,277
Sub-Total
$5,027-$7,083
$5,027-$6,877
$7,083-$12,227
$5,027-$6,877
$7,083-$12,227

Total

$8,183-$10,239
$13,233 - $15,383
$10,239 - $15,383
$18,783 - $20,933
$15,789 - $20,933

 

NOTES:

1. Fees include Health & Transit fees which are $18 per semester for Health fee, and $1.00 per unit for Transit fee. 

Fees based on full-time of 15 units per semester (which is the minimum load needed to graduate in 2 years).  California

residents: $46 per unit; Out-of-state & International students: $231 per unit ($185 Nonresident + $46 Standard Enrollment Fee per unit)

 FEES SUBJECT TO CHANGE PENDING FINAL APPROVAL OF THE CALIFORNIA STATE BUDGET

2. The breakdown for this category is as follows: books ($936), educational supplies ($243), course material fees ($135), and computer-related

expenses ($396), excluding the costs associated with the purchase of a personal computer.

3. On Campus dorm installment plan includes utilities, cable and WiFi.

4. Off Campus rent estimates DO NOT include utilities.

5. Includes food, snacks, meals on campus, household supplies. Estimate reflects $205 to $411 per month for 9 months.

6. Includes travel to and from parent's residence (for California and nearby western states) and transportation costs to and from classes and work

(e.g. bus fare, gasoline,parking.)  For students coming from a farther distance, such as the East Coast, estimated/average travel expenses for

out-of-state students for two round trips from home to FRC are $1000 can be added to the cost of attendance on a student by student basis.

7. Includes clothing, laundry, personal care, gifts, recreation, medical etc.

 

 

 

 

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Last Updated: April 8, 2013