Traditional Undergraduate Cost of Attendance

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2014-2015 Tuition & Costs

On Campus CostsOff Campus/With Parent Costs
Tuition
(12-18 units)
$29,980$29,980
VU Student Fee
(Health, Wellness, & Safety)
$70

$70
Room & Board$8,870**$4,600*
Books & Supplies$1,746*

$1,746*
Transportation$900*
$1,188*
Personal Expenses$2,296*
$3,132*
Direct Loan Fees$72$72
Total Cost of Attendance Budget$43,934$40,788
Direct Cost$38,920$30,050

* Estimated Cost: Any estimated costs may vary from your actual expenses.

** On Campus room and board charges are subject to change per meal plan and housing assignment. The figure used in the budget is based on Laguna & Huntington Hall + 15 Meal Plan.

The costs shown are for students attending VU full-time. The cost of attendance for part-time students will vary from this.

Review a breakdown of the Tuition and Costs

Questions About Financial Aid?

Feel free to contact the Financial Aid Office by e-mailing financialaid@vanguard.edu or call us at 714.966.5490.