Estimated Cost of Attendance

As you register for Fall 2019 courses, please be aware that, along with an increase in class fees, a tuition increase of 2.4% is anticipated for the 2019-2020 academic year. Please look for email updates that will give additional information, and remember to check your student portal.

Seattle Central develops student budgets to estimate the average student's cost of attending for one quarter, two quarters, or the entire 9–month academic year. Budgets include only the costs of the average student; they do not include costs for the student's family.

Avg. student costs Resident, with parent Resident, living on own
Tuition/Fees* $3779 $3779
Books/Supplies $865 $865
Room/Board $3306 $10568
Transportation $1174 $1174
Personal Expenses $1885 $2379
TOTAL $11,010 $18,766

Non–resident tuition/fees $4068
Baccalaureate tuition/fees $7374
*Estimate for Full–time Enrollment (12 or more credits)