cost of attendance

The following are the estimated costs to attend SFAI for the 2014-15 academic year. These budgets include estimated expenses based on average costs for students. Your individual costs may vary depending on lifestyle choices, costs of books and materials, personal expenditures, and/or transportation expenses.

Academic Year (Fall/Spring)

Undergraduate

  On Campus Off Campus
Tuition $39,226 $39,226
Fees $870 $870
Room/Housing $11,500 $13,850
Board/Meals $4,166 $4,166
Books/Supplies $1,922 $1,922
Transportation $872 $1,282
Misc. Personal $3,142 $3,092
Total $61,698 $64,408

Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate

  On Campus Off Campus
Tuition $41,100 $41,100
Fees $870 $870
Room/Housing $11,500 $13,850
Board/Meals $4,166 $4,166
Books/Supplies $1,922 $1,922
Transportation $872 $1,282
Misc. Personal $3,292 $3,242
Total $63,722 $66,432
The on-campus budget is based on double occupancy with private bath. On-campus room/housing includes $1,200 for the café meal plan.
 
Part-time students are charged by unit for tuition. The Undergraduate charge is $1,718 per unit up to 11.9 units per semester; the Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate charge is $1,805 per unit up to 11.9 units per semester.
 
Students taking more than 15 units are charged the full time rate plus the per-unit rate for each unit above 15 units.