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Find tuition, fees, and charges for the academic year 2020-2021 for UC San Diego's School of Global Policy and Strategy. All fees are subject to change.

Some or all instruction for all or part of Academic Year 2020-2021 may be delivered remotely. Tuition and fees have been set regardless of the method of instruction and will not be refunded in the event instruction occurs remotely for any part of the Academic Year. Figures for tuition represent currently approved amounts and may not be final. Actual tuition and fees are subject to change by the University of California as determined to be necessary or appropriate. Final approved tuition and fee levels may differ from the amounts presented.

Full payment of all fees is required to complete registration.

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Master of International Affairs (State Supported Program)

Registration Fees

Fall 2020

Winter 2021

Spring 2021

Annual Total

Registration Fee
Payment Deadline
9/25/2020 12/18/2021 3/19/2021  
UC System Fees
 
Student Services Fee $376.00 $376.00 $376.00 $1,128.00
Tuition $3,814.00 $3,814.00 $3,814.00 $11,442.00
UC San Diego Fees
GPS Professional Degree
Supplemental Tuition
$3,265.00 $3,265.00 $3,265.00 $9,795.00
Graduate Student Association Fee $12.00 $12.00 $12.00 $36.00
University Center Fee $104.40 $104.40 $104.40 $313.20
RIMAC Recreation Facility Fee $95.00 $95.00 $95.00 $285.00
Canyonview Recreation Facility Fee $22.00 $22.00 $22.00 $66.00
Mandatory Health Insurance $1,285.00 $1,285.00 $1,285.00 $3,855.00
CAPS/Student Mental Health Fee $20.71 $20.71 $20.71 $62.13
Student Transportation Fee $65.55 $65.55 $65.55 $196.65
Document Fee (one-time,
newly admitted students)
$100.00 -- -- $100.00
International Student Visa Administration Fee $100.00 -- -- $100.00
Total for California Residents
$9,259.66 $9,059.66 $9,059.66 $27,378.98
UC San Diego Nonresident Fees
Nonresident Supplemental Tuition $4,082.00 $4,082.00 $4,081.00 $12,245.00
Total for California Nonresidents
$13,341.66 $13,141.66 $13,140.66 $39,623.98

Master of Public Policy (State Supported Program)

Registration Fees

Fall 2020

Winter 2021

Spring 2021

Annual Total

Registration Fee
Payment Deadline
9/25/2020 12/18/2021 3/19/2021  
UC System Fees
 
Student Services Fee $376.00 $376.00 $376.00 $1,128.00
Tuition $3,814.00 $3,814.00 $3,814.00 $11,442.00
UC San Diego Fees  
GPS Professional Degree
Supplemental Tuition
$3,265.00 $3,265.00 $3,265.00 $9,795.00
Graduate Student Association Fee $12.00 $12.00 $12.00 $36.00
University Center Fee $104.40 $104.40 $104.40 $313.20
RIMAC Recreation Facility Fee $95.00 $95.00 $95.00 $285.00
Canyonview Recreation Facility Fee $22.00 $22.00 $22.00 $66.00
Mandatory Health Insurance $1,285.00 $1,285.00 $1,285.00 $3,855.00
CAPS/Student Mental Health Fee $20.71 $20.71 $20.71 $62.13
Student Transportation Fee $65.55 $65.55 $65.55 $196.65
Document Fee (one-time,
newly admitted students)
$100.00 -- -- $100.00
International Student Visa Administration Fee $100.00 -- -- $100.00
Total for California Residents
$9,259.66 $9,059.66 $9,059.66 $27,378.98
UC San Diego Nonresident Fees
Nonresident Supplemental Tuition $4,082.00 $4,082.00 $4,081.00 $12,245.00
Total for California Nonresidents
$13,341.66 $13,141.66 $13,140.66 $39,623.98

Master of Chinese Economics and Political Affairs (Self Supported Program)

Registration Fees

Fall 2020

Winter 2021

Spring 2021

Annual Total

Registration Fee
Payment Deadline
9/25/2020 12/18/2021 3/19/2021  
UC System Fees
 
Student Services Fee $376.00 $376.00 $376.00 $1,128.00
Fall 2020 Cohort Tuition $12,035.33 Per Quarter
(For tuition rates for previous year cohorts,
please see Prior Year Cohort Fees section below)
$12,035.33 $12,035.33 $12,035.34 $36,106.00
UC San Diego Fees  
Graduate Student Association Fee $12.00 $12.00 $12.00 $36.00
University Center Fee $104.40 $104.40 $104.40 $313.20
RIMAC Recreation Facility Fee $95.00 $95.00 $95.00 $285.00
Canyonview Recreation Facility Fee $22.00 $22.00 $22.00 $66.00
Mandatory Health Insurance $1,285.00 $1,285.00 $1,285.00 $3,855.00
CAPS/Student Mental Health Fee $20.71 $20.71 $20.71 $62.13
Student Transportation Fee $65.55 $65.55 $65.55 $196.65
Document Fee (one-time,
newly admitted students)
$100.00 -- -- $100.00
International Student Visa Administration Fee $100.00 -- -- $100.00
Total
$14,215.99 $14,015.99 $14,016.00 $42,247.98

Master of Advanced Studies in International Affairs (Self Supported Program)

Registration Fees

Fall 2020

Winter 2021

Spring 2021

Annual Total

Registration Fee
Payment Deadline
9/25/2020 12/18/2021 3/19/2021  
UC System Fees
 
Student Services Fee $376.00 $376.00 $376.00 $1,128.00

Fall 2020 Cohort Tuition $875.00 Per Unit
(For tuition rates for previous year cohorts,
please see Prior Year Cohort Fees section below)

$7,000.00* $7,000.00* $7,000.00* $21,000.00*
UC San Diego Fees  
Graduate Student Association Fee $12.00 $12.00 $12.00 $36.00
University Center Fee $104.40 $104.40 $104.40 $313.20
RIMAC Recreation Facility Fee $95.00 $95.00 $95.00 $285.00
Canyonview Recreation Facility Fee $22.00 $22.00 $22.00 $66.00
Mandatory Health Insurance $1,285.00 $1,285.00 $1,285.00 $3,855.00
CAPS/Student Mental Health Fee $20.71 $20.71 $20.71 $62.13
Student Transportation Fee $65.55 $65.55 $65.55 $196.65
Document Fee (one-time,
newly admitted students)
$100.00 -- -- $100.00
International Student Visa Administration Fee $100.00 -- -- $100.00
Total
(sample 4-unit class)
$9,180.66 $8,980.66 $8,980.66 $27,141.98

 

* The total for two 4-unit courses is included in this fee table, to provide a sample total per quarter and per year.

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Important Notes:

  • Health Insurance: Health insurance is required as a condition of enrollment. Students are automatically enrolled in the Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) however, students already covered by an insurance plan may qualify for a health fee waiver. Please see the Student Health Insurance Plan page for more information, including waiver criteria, submission process and deadline.

  • CAPS/Student Mental Health Fee: $20.71 per Quarter effective Fall 2020

  • Non-California Residents: See Residence for Tuition Purposes

Prior Year Cohort Fees:

  • Master of Chinese Economics and Political Affairs
    • Fall 2019 tuition rate is $11,742.00 per quarter
    • Fall 2018 tuition rate is $11,400.00 per quarter
  • Master of Advanced Studies in International Affairs
    • Fall 2019 tuition rate is $850.00 per unit
    • Fall 2018 tuition rate is $825.00 per unit