Your Tuition, Fees and Other Costs Explained

The following is an estimate of student fees by residency status. Actual amounts for instructional material fees, health fees, and books and supplies will vary depending on the student’s enrollment. All fees are subject to change.

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Schedule Spring 2020

If you register Fees are due no later than 5:00 pm
Spring 2020 Prior to start of term

Schedule Summer 2020

If you register Fees are due no later than 5:00 pm
Summer 2020 Prior to start of term

Schedule Fall 2020

If you register Fees are due no later than 5:00 pm
March 25 - July 15, 2020 July 16, 2020
July 16, 2020 and after Same day you register

*Fees must be paid by 5:00 p.m. on the scheduled due date or your class(es) may be dropped. The College Business Office will not drop students for non-payment of fees once the class begins. Students are responsible for dropping their own classes. See refund policy for deadlines.

Notes regarding financial aid:

  • Financial aid recipients must apply for renewal of their financial aid each year.
  • Financial Aid is available for eligible students. See the Financial Aid Office for information
  • Students will need to complete a 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 FAFSA for Summer 2020 or a 2020-2021 BOGG application for fee waiver consideration. 
  • Students will need to complete a 2020-2021 FAFSA for Fall 2020 or a 2020-2021 BOGG Application for fee waiver consideration. 

Summary of Fees & Academic Expenses

*All fees are subject to change. Changes may result from California legislation or SCCCD Board of Trustee actions.

Net Price Calculator

The following is an estimate of student fees by residency status. *Actual amounts for instructional material fees, health fees, and books and supplies will vary depending on the student’s enrollment.

Summer 2020

ACADEMIC EXPENSE CALIFORNIA RESIDENT OUT-OF-STATE STUDENT INTERNATIONAL STUDENT
Enrollment Fee ($46 x 6 units)* $276.00 $276.00 $276.00
Tuition ($265 x 6 units) N/A $1,590.00 $1,590.00
Health Insurance ** N/A N/A $203.00
Health Fee (if off-campus only $12) $17.00 $17.00 $17.00
Books & Supplies* $500.00 $500.00 $500.00
Instructional Material Fees* $50.00 $50.00 $50.00
Parking Permit* $20.00 $20.00 $20.00
ASB Card $5.00* $5.00* $5.00*
One Semester Total $868.00 $2,458.00 $2,661.00

Fall 2020

ACADEMIC EXPENSE CALIFORNIA RESIDENT OUT-OF-STATE STUDENT INTERNATIONAL STUDENT
Enrollment Fee ($46 x 12 units)* $552.00 $552.00 $552.00
Tuition ($290 x 12 units) N/A $3,480.00 $3,480.00
Health Fee (if off-campus only $13) $21.00 $21.00 $21.00
ASB Representation Fee $2.00 $2.00 $2.00
Health Insurance N/A N/A $517.50
Books & Supplies* $750.00 $750.00 $750.00
Instructional Material Fees* $50.00 $50.00 $50.00
Parking Permit $30.00 $30.00 $30.00
ASB Card $5.00 $5.00 $5.00
One Semester Total $1,410.00 $4,890.00 $5,407.50

Fees Explained

*All fees are subject to change. Changes may result from California legislation or SCCCD Board of Trustee actions. Actual amounts for instructional material fees, health fees, and books and supplies will vary depending on the student’s enrollment.

** International students must provide proof of health insurance or purchase a policy through the FCC International Student Program. Current rates are available through the FCC International Student Office at 559.442.8256

Enrollment Fee

The state of California mandates an enrollment fee of $46.00 per unit (with no cap) be charged to all students.

Health Fee

The health fee will be charged to each student regardless of the number of units taken. This fee is not waived by the Board of Governor’s Fee Waiver. It is your responsibility to pay the health fee every semester.

For students enrolled in both on-and-off campus sites the health fee is charged at the on-campus rate. The use of on-campus labs or the on-campus tutorial center will result in an on-campus health fee.
Current locations approved as on-campus are Fresno City College, Reedley College, Madera Center, Clovis Center, and Clovis Community College.

An exemption/waiver from the health fee is available to the following students:

  • Students who depend exclusively upon prayer for healing in accordance with the teachings of a bona fide religious sect, denomination, or organization.
  • Students who are attending a community college under an approved apprenticeship training program.

The Health Fee Waiver formis available by clicking on the link. Please submit completed forms by email to CBO@fresnocitycollege.edu.

2020-2021 Rates

The various health fees listed
LOCATION FEE DUE
On Campus Fall $21.00*
On Campus Summer $18.00*
On Campus Spring $21.00*
Off Campus exclusively Fall, Spring, or Summer Semester $13.00*

ASB Representation Fee

A mandatory representation fee of $2 per student per semester (excluding summer session) has been established by an election at Fresno City College in the fall of 2001.

The money collected from the student fee shall be expended to provide support for students or representatives who may be stating their positions and viewpoints before city, county and district government and before offices and agencies of the state and federal government. The fee is mandatory; however, you have the right to waive the fee at the time of registration by choosing the appropriate flag to opt in, or out of this fee. 

Instructional Materials Fees

In accordance with Title 5, Section 59404(b), Fresno City College may require students to provide materials that are course-related, including, but not limited to, textbooks, tools, equipment and clothing. Such materials will be required if:

1. The instructional or other materials are used in the production of a course-related project or end product that has continuing value to the student outside of the classroom setting; or

2. The instructional and other materials required for the class have a continuing value to the student outside of the classroom setting.

ASB Card

DUE TO COVID-19 ASB CARDS WILL NOT BE SOLD FOR THE FALL 2020 TERM.  We apologize for the inconvenience. You are encouraged to purchase an Associated Student Body (ASB) membership. The membership is $5 per semester. The ASB card entitles you to participate in or attend all activities sponsored by the ASB. 

The card can also be used for reduced admission to all college-sanctioned athletic home games (except playoffs), theatrical productions and music programs. The membership card is nontransferable. Students who are ASB members and carry 9 units or more are eligible for Associated Student funded emergency loans, work programs and scholarships as available.

 Discounts to Fresno City College ASB Card holders

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