Sci-Arc
Inside SCI-Arc

Cost of Attendance


For all B.Arch, M.Arch 1, M.Arch 2, SCIFI and ESTm students, full-time enrollment requires a minimum course load of one studio course and three seminar classes (15 units), and covers a maximum of one studio and four seminars (18 units). The maximum load of credits a student may take in one semester is 21, and additional tuition will be charged for any units beyond 18. Students attend an average of two terms per year. Tuition and fees are subject to change.

2013/14 Tuition & fees for NEW students
(per semester):

Tuition
Administrative fee
Student Union fee
TOTAL

$18,300
$300
$50
$18,650


Ancillary and living expenses
The following additional expenses are estimates calculated for an unmarried student for a one semester (four month) period. These figures should be used only as a guideline. Travel to and from California is not included.

Estimated expenses (per semester)  

Course supplies & books
Room & board
Loan Fees
Transportation
Miscellaneous
TOTAL

$7,060
$7,236
$175
$712
$1,268
$16,451


2013/14 TOTAL TUITION, FEES AND ESTIMATED EXPENSES
(per semester): $35,101



Additional miscellaneous expenses


All students  

SCI-Arc parking permit
(per term)
Mandatory Health Insurance
(per year, subject to change)
New ID cars for 1st time students

ID card replacement

$150

$1200

$20

$15

International students  

International student fee
(one-time only)


$500


Design Immersion Days (DID) 2013


There is a $25 application fee for this program.

Tuition
Other Costs (lunch, field trips, materials fee)
TOTAL

$3,000
$200

$3,200

Making + Meaning Summer Program (M+M) 2013


There is a $25 application fee for this program.

Tuition
Lab fee
TOTAL

Course materials
(estimate)

$4,225
$275
$4,500

$200

Please note all amounts are subject to change.

Click below to visit the SCI-Arc Online Viewbook



Contact us at 213.356.5320,
admissions@sciarc.edu or
INQUIRY

Also find us on: