Estimated cost of attendance (COA) is the average cost to attend Skyline College.

Many students ultimately pay less than this estimate due to personal lifestyle or financial aid eligibility. COA includes tuition and fees as well as indirect expenses like housing, food, supplies, and transportation.

2022-23 Cost of Attendance Budgets at Skyline College

  At Home w/ Parent At Home (Out of State w/ Parent) At Home w/ Parent (BA Program) At Home Out of State w/ Parent (BA Program)
Books $1,971 $1,971 $1,971 $1,971
Room & Board $12,810 $12,810 $12,810 $12,810
Transportation $1,134 $1,134 $1,134 $1,134
Personal Expense $3,564 $3,564 $3,564 $3,564
Enrollment/Health Fees $1,332 $1,332 + $8,176 Non‑Res Tuition $3,684 $3,684 + $8,176 Non‑Res Tuition
Total $20,811 $28,987 $23,163 $31,339
  Away from Home (self-supporting) Away from Home (Out of State self-supporting) Away from Home self-supporting (BA Program) Away from Home Out of State self-supporting (BA Program)
Books $1,971 $1,971 $1,971 $1,971
Room & Board $20,858 $20,858 $20,858 $20,858
Transportation $1,278 $1,278 $1,278 $1,278
Personal Expense $3,996 $3,996 $3,996 $3,996
Enrollment/Health Fees $1,332 $1,332 + $8,176 Non‑Res Tuition $3,684 $3,684 + $8,176 Non‑Res Tuition
Total $29,435 $37,611 $31,787 $39,963

2023-24 Cost of Attendance Budgets at Skyline College

  At Home w/ Parent At Home (Out of State w/ Parent) At Home w/ Parent (BA Program) At Home Out of State w/ Parent (BA Program)
Books/Supplies/Equipment $1,971 $1,971 $1,971 $1,971
Housing $11,625 $11,625 $11,625 $11,625
Food Allowance $7,590 $7,590 $7,590 $7,590
Transportation $1,701 $1,701 $1,701 $1,701
Misc. Personal Expense $3,564 $3,564 $3,564 $3,564
Enrollment/Health Fees $1,332 $1,332 + $10,052 Non‑Res Tuition $3,684 $3,684 + $10,052 Non‑Res Tuition
Fed/Loan/Course/Misc Fees        
Total $27,783 $37,835 $30,135 $40,187
  Away from Home (self-supporting) Away from Home (Out of State self-supporting) Away from Home self-supporting (BA Program) Away from Home Out of State self-supporting (BA Program)
Books/Supplies/Equipment $1,971 $1,971 $1,971 $1,971
Housing $21,410 $21,410 $21,410 $21,410
Food Allowance $9,878 $9,878 $9,878 $9,878
Transportation $1,917 $1,917 $1,917 $1,917
Misc. Personal Expense $3,996 $3,996 $3,996 $3,996
Enrollment/Health Fees $1,332 $1,332 + $10,052 Non‑Res Tuition $3,684 $3,684 + $10,052 Non‑Res Tuition
Fed/Loan/Course/Misc Fees        
Total $40,504 $50,556 $42,856 $52,908

BUDGET ADJUSTMENTS are automatically made to add tuition for non-resident students and additional fees for students when applicable. You may request an adjustment to your budget when you have additional expenses related to your education (e.g. a computer, childcare, uninsured medical or dental expenses, supplies or tools required for a program, disability expenses which are not paid for by another agency) that exceed the basic book and supply allowance.