Tuition Fee Exceptions

For some students, tuitions and fees may be different than standard tuition.

CSU Concurrent enrollments

Students from another CSU register at CSUMB, but pay registration fees at home campus. Tuition Fee and Campus Fees are waived, but student is responsible for paying CSUMB course/lab fees. For questions regarding tuition, please contact home campus. For questions regarding lab fees, please contact CSU Monterey Bay Campus Service Center at 831-582-5100.

California veteran

Eligible Dependants of Veterans as described in Ed Code Section 66025.3. Tuition Fee is waived. Student is responsible for paying Campus Fees and any course/lab fees. Turn in your “College Fee Waiver Authorization (Plan B)” form to the VA Certifying Official in the Office of the Registrar. For more information and to find out if you are eligible, contact your local County Veterans Office.

Employee fee waiver program

Tuition Fee is waived for eligible staff and faculty, and their dependents, spouses, or partners to take up to 2 classes or 6 units, whichever is greater. Student is responsible for campus fees, which is determined by the bargaining unit the staff or faculty member is in. Student is also responsible for any course/lab fees.

911 dependents

California Residents who are dependent survivors of person killed in the September 11, 2001 Terrorist Attacks. Tuition Fee is waived. Student is responsible for Campus Fees and any course/lab fees. Written notification from the California Victims Compensation and Government Claims Board is required and should be sent to the Office of Admissions.

Contact the CSU Monterey Bay, Office of Admissions 831-582-3738

Alan Pattee

Applicants must be the natural or adopted child of a deceased law enforcement official or fire fighter who was a California resident, and killed as a result of the performance of official duties. Tuition Fee is waived. Student is responsible for Campus Fees and any course/lab fees. Students wanting further application information should contact the Office of Admissions, at 831-582-3738.

Cross-enrolled

Students enrolled full time (12+ units) at Hartnell CC, MPC, Cabrillo CC, Evergreen Valley CC, and UC Santa Cruz may enroll in one class (only) here, during the same semester. Tuition Fee waived and partial Campus Fees. Student pays $10.00 plus any course/lab fees. For more information or questions, please contact CSU Monterey Bay Campus Service Center at 831-582-5100.

CSU system wide study abroad program

CSUMB students enrolled in the CSU system wide Study Abroad Program. Tuition and Fees paid to program directly, located at the CSU Chancellor’s Office.

International exchange programs

Students from universities outside the United States, attending CSUMB per an exchange agreement. Tuition Fee and Campus Fees are waived. Student is responsible for any course/lab fees.

National exchange program

Students from universities outside California, but within the United States, attending CSUMB per an exchange agreement. Tuition Fee and Campus Fees are waived. Student is responsible for course/lab fees.