Enrollment Fee

The enrollment fee is assessed of all students, including nonresidents. The fee is currently $46.00 per unit.

Waiver of the enrollment fee is available to students who petition and qualify as recipients of benefits under the Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) program, the Supplemental Security Income/State Supplementary (SSI) program, or the General Assistance program. Please contact Financial Aid Office for more information.

  • Indentured apprentices are exempt from enrollment fees for Apprenticeship Program classes only.
  • Financial Aid may be available to students who qualify for assistance.

Health Service Fee

ALL students are assessed a mandatory fee for health services and accident insurance, whether or not they choose to use the health services. The health services fee is currently $20 for Fall and Spring semesters, and $17 for the Summer semester.The following students are exempt from the health fee:

  1. Students who meet the income standards for the CCPG-fee Waiver. Contact the Financial Aid Office for eligibility determination.
  2. Students attending under an approved apprenticeship program.
  3. Students who depend on prayer for healing, in accordance with the teachings of a bona fide religious sect, denomination, or organization, may petition to have the fees waived. To apply for an exemption contact the Admissions Office Supervisor.

Non-Resident Tuition

In addition to the $46 enrollment fee, an additional fee is charged to students who are classified non-residents of California. The current fall 2020 non-resident tuition fee is of $290.00 per unit.  Non-resident students also pay a mandatory health fee of $20 in the Spring and Fall and $17 in the Summer.

Liability Insurance

Students enrolled in occupational courses that require directed clinical practice must pay a fee for liability insurance. Liability insurance fee is automatically assessed at the time of registration. The current fee is $7.00 per semester.

Optional Fees


Students can opt out of the $2 representation fee. This fee is expended by the college solely for the purpose of student advocacy efforts to Federal, State and local governments. Students have the right to refuse to pay the fee for religious, moral, political or financial reasons. This fee may be cancelled via MySDCCD portal.


Overdue fines and fees apply to late and lost library materials.

A.S. College Membership
    per academic year; not available in the summer
Automobile permits per semester
   hanger included
Credit by Examination Equivalent to Enrollment Fee
Loss or damage of equipment and books Cost
Motorcycle permits per semester $17.50
Returned Checks $25.00
Transcript of Record
first two (2) transcripts are free
Student Representation Fee $2.00
Replacement ID card
must be currently enrolled and fees paid

Student Representation Fee: Students may opt out of paying the $2.00 student representation fee, via MySDCCD portal . This fee is expended by the college solely for the purpose of student advocacy efforts to Federal, State and Local governments. Students have the right to refuse to pay the fee for religious, moral, political or financial reasons.

 Students receiving public assistance, or who are determined eligible for financial aid, may purchase a single car permit for $20.00. Contact the Financial Aid Office for eligibility determination.

Students are expected to buy all books and supplies needed for their courses. Certain occupational programs may require additional expenditures for tools, uniforms and/or liability insurance.


  1. Fees will be refunded to students who reduce their program in accordance to the published refund deadlines dates.
  2. Students who are administratively dropped when a Petition to Challenge is denied will receive a full refund of the class(es) petitioned.
  3. Students who are academically disqualified and administratively dropped will receive a full refund.
  4. Reclassification to California resident must be completed by the deadline in order to be eligible for a refund of non-resident tuition.


Note: Students who drop all classes and wish to receive a refund must also submit their parking permit before the refund will be granted. If the permit is not returned within the two-week refund period, the student will not receive a refund for the permit.

Students with a valid address on file and who do not have an outstanding financial obligation to the district will receive a refund in the mail or credit to their credit card. Refunds will be automatically sent to students after the add/drop Deadlines. For payments by check, there is a five (5) week waiting period for checks to clear the bank before refunds will be processed.