Tuition and Fees

NewSchool Tuition Information

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TUITION and FEES // Effective July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2018

Quarterly Tuition

Full Time Students 12 to 18 Units Quarterly Rate Greater Than 18 Units Per Unit Rate Less Than 12 Units Per Unit Rate
Architecture $9,229 $802 $802
Construction Management $7,527 $627 $627
Architecture $8,646 $751 $751
Construction Management $8,646 $751 $751
Interior Architecture & Design $6,929 $613 $613

Product Design $6,929



Design Studies $6,929 $613


Media Design $6,929 $613 $613

Student fees include:

Student Operation Fee (Per Quarter; Non-Refundable)
(Includes Copy and Printing Fees, Studio, Lab, School Access and ID Card, Library & Career Services, Student Activity Fee) $175.00
Student Tuition Recovery Fund (STRF) (State of California Mandate) $0 per $1000
STRF rate is based on institutional charges (Tuition and Fees) for the entire program (one-time collection)
Health Insurance Fees
Health Insurance Premium¹ $1,980.00/year
(Health insurance is required and may be waived with proof of comparable coverage)
¹ Health Insurance Premium is subject to change
Additional Fees As Incurred
Application Fees (Non-Refundable)
  • Application Fee: $75
  • Tuition Deposit: $300
  • International Transcript evaluation: $100

Late Registration Fee $250.00
Fee to Add or Drop a course after the Add/Drop period $50.00
Administrative Fee for Tuition Refunds (up to 60% of coursework) $100.00
Late Payment Fee $25.00
Returned Check Fee $35.00
Transcript Fee $10.00
Graduation Fee $250.00
The graduation fee covers the following:
  • Official transcript
  • Thesis processing
  • Commencement ceremony fees
  • Degree audit
  • Diploma printing
  • Thesis Exhibition
  • Administrative costs
  • Automatic lifetime membership in alumni association (job postings, alumni events)

Course Challenge Fee $500.00
Overdue Library Book Fee $0.25/day
Enrollment Deposit $300.00
International Evaluation Transcript $100.00
Student ID Replacement Fee (one replacement free) $25.00