This budget applies to flex weekend program MBA students. Your actual costs may differ. Also see all student budgets available, including budgets for other Rady programs and for other types of students.
Use this estimated budget to help decide how much money you need to attend UCSD's Rady School of Management, and how much financial aid you may need to meet that goal.
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Estimated basic budgets - Entering Students and Continuing Students
|Budget category||Academic year||Summer||Total|
|Fees, books, and supplies||$44,928||$10,368||$55,296|
|Room and board||$13,203||$4,401||$17,604|
|Health Insurance Fee||$2,660||$886||$3,546|
|Basic budget totals||$64,384||$16,851||$81,235|
Note: Students may submit budget add-on forms with appropriate documentation for computer purchases and/or increased books and supplies. Submission of a request does not guarantee an approval.
All estimated budgets are subject to change.
1) Students may submit Budget Add-On forms with appropriate documentation for computer purchases and/or increased books and supplies. Submission of a request does not guarantee an approval.
2) Effective Fall 2016, all new Graduate, Professional, and Doctoral Students will be billed a one-time Document Fee of $100.
3) Graduate, Professional, and Doctoral Students Health Insurance estimated to be $3,546 is included in the budget totals unless the student opts out by submitting a waiver to Student Health Services https://wellness.ucsd.edu/studenthealth/insurance/uc-ship/. Deadlines and late fees apply.
Graduate, Professional, Doctoral Students in the RADY Flex Evening Program, RADY Full-Time Program, RADY Master of Finance, and RADY Business Analytics will have different fee and budget costs (see budget links on the left).