Transfer Edge

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Cost of Attendance

The cost of attendance for Transfer Edge is variable, depending on the schedule of courses that you build and the additional options that you select to round out your experience.

Commuter and Residential Options

Transfer Edge students can choose between commuter and residential options when planning their summer experience. Commuter students are expected to have local accommodations, and reliable transportation to campus each day. Residential students live in the UC Santa Barbara Sierra Madre Villages for the duration of the program and enjoy meals in the campus dining commons. For more details on the commuter and residential options, please explore Student Life. For information about affordability options, please visit Financial Aid & Savings

Cost Breakdown

Commuter Option

Fixed Costs

  • $512.65 Campus-based fee

  • $100.00 Program deposit (applied to unit fees when program begins)

  • $30.00 Programming and activity fee

  • $25.00 Non-refundable application fee

  • $467.57 Student Health Insurance (UC SHIP)*

Variable Costs

  • $279.00 Per-unit course fee (6 units min.)

  • $2.50 Per-unit technology fee (courses in the College of Letters & Science only)

Optional Costs

  • Summer Meal Plan: varies based on selection

 

 

 

Residential Option

Fixed Costs

  • $512.65 Campus-based fee

  • $100.00 Program deposit (applied to unit fees when program begins)

  • $30.00 Programming and activity fee

  • $25.00 Non-refundable application fee

  • $467.57 Student Health Insurance (UC SHIP)*

Variable Costs

  • $279.00 Per-unit course fee (6 units min.)

  • $2.50 Per-unit technology fee (courses in the College of Letters & Science only)

  • $1,025 Apartment in Sierra Madre Villages

    • Based on a six-week residency, with two occupants per room. Estimated costs are subject to change.

  • Summer Meal Plan: varies based on selection

 

*All UC students are required to have medical insurance. Click to learn more about UC SHIP or to waive coverage.

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