Tuition & Fees for F-1 International Students

International students on an F-1 visa currently pay 224.00 USD per unit.  Students are required to enroll in a minimum of 12 units (full time) each quarter. 

The following breakdown is an estimate of F-1 student tuition & fees for one academic year (three quarters, not including the optional summer quarter):

Tuition & fees* $8,064.00 USD
Mandatory Health Insurance** $1,686.00 USD
Estimated books and supplied $1,500.00 USD
Estimated Room & Board (homestay for 10 months at $1,300/month) $13,000.00 USD
Estimated Spending Money $2, 500.00 USD
Estimated Total Cost $26,750.00 USD

*Tuition and fees are subject to change without notice.  For a breakdown of fees, click here.

**All F-1 international students enrolled in De Anza college are required to purchase and subscribe to the health insurance selected by the district office. 


De Anza, like most community colleges, does not have any dormitories or student residences.  However, De Anza is conveniently located near many housing options, including homestay and apartment rentals.  Visit our housing page to find more information.

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