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Manage Your Finances

Manage Your Finances

A California State University Northridge education is within your reach! When it comes to paying for college, most students do not pay the full tuition cost thanks to the support of financial aid such as scholarships, grants, and loans. In fact, at CSUN, 81% of students receive some form of financial aid. We designed this page to help you understand what it costs to attend CSUN, how to apply for financial aid, and when and how to pay for your classes.


Paying for tuition or fees

Information about tuition and other fees, payment deadlines, how to pay, and more.

Paying for Tuition and Fees
Cost of attendance

How much does it cost to attend CSUN? Use our calculator to include tuition, fees, books, housing, and meals.

Cost of Attendance

Develop your financial wisdom and learn about opportunities and tips that might reduce the cost of a college education.

Financial Know-How
Financial Aid and Scholarships

Besides student loans, you might qualify for grants, scholarships and other funding. You don’t need to be a financial aid recipient to benefit.

Financial Aid & Scholarships