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Tuition & Costs

A Humboldt education by the numbers

Cal Poly Humboldt education is one of the most affordable in the United States, and we strive to provide transparency around all student costs, including tuition and fees.

Funding for your future, right here

From federal grants and loans to scholarships based on both need and merit, you’ll find support for your future — wherever it takes you — at Cal Poly Humboldt.

Undergraduates: Cost of Attendance 2023-2024

DescriptionWith ParentOn CampusOff Campus
Estimated Tuition & Fees     $7,858    $7,858$7,858
Books, Course Materials, Supplies and Equipment$836$836$836
Living Expenses (Food & Housing)$10,120$13,166$13,980
Miscellaneous Personal Expenses$2,370$2,370$2,370

Approximate cost of a Humboldt degree — less than half a typical private college!


of Humboldt students receive some form of financial aid.


average amount of funding for low-income students.