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Budgets for IR/PS 2014-2015

See estimated basic budgets for UCSD's School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IR/PS) for the 2014-2015 academic year.

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Use this estimated budget to help decide how much money you'll need to attend UCSD's School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IR/PS) and how much financial aid you may need to meet that goal.

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This budget applies to IR/PS graduate programs. Your actual costs may differ.

Estimated Budgets for IR/PS 2014-2015

Budget category Living with parents On campus Off campus
Total California resident tuition/fees $16,130 $16,130 $16,130
Room and board $4,643 $12,300 $15,922
Books and supplies $1,240 $1,240 $1,240
Transportation $2,487 $2,487 $2,487
Personal expenses $2,095 $2,094 $2,093
Health insurance fee/ allowance * * *
Basic budget subtotals $26,595 $34,251 $37,872
California resident professional fee $7,596 $7,596 $7,596
Basic budget totals
for California residents
$34,191 $41,847 $45,468
Additional estimated costs for non-California residents
Non-California resident
professional fee
$7,596 $7,596 $7,596
Tuition $12,245 $12,245 $12,245
Education fee * * *
Basic budget totals
for non-California residents
$46,436 $54,092 $57,713

* Graduate student health care insurance ($3,201) is included in the graduate resident fees.

Note: Graduate students in the Master of Advances Studies (MAS) program will have different fee and budget costs.


All estimated budgets are subject to change.


Contact the Financial Aid Office, (858) 534-4480.