Cost of Attendance

How Much Does College Cost?

The cost of attendance (sometimes called COA) refers to the average amount a full-time student can expect to spend while enrolled at Folsom Lake College over a nine-month period. Students may not foresee all of the expenses involved in attending college, and exact cost depends on factors such as housing status and residency.

Though students must determine a budget that meets their needs, the following is the annual estimated COA.

2020-21 Award Year Cost of Attendance

Expense Living with Parents Living Off-Campus
Enrollment Fees ($46 per unit, full-time) $1,242 $1,242
Books & Supplies $1,080 $1,080
Room & Board $8,780 $16,580
Miscellaneous/Personal $3,226 $3,784
Transportation $938 $858
Total $15,266 per year $23,544 per year

2019-20 Award Year Cost of Attendance

Expense Living with Parents Living Off-Campus
Enrollment Fees ($46 per unit, full-time) $1,242 $1,242
Books & Supplies $1,970 $1,970
Room & Board $6,786 $15,084
Miscellaneous/Personal $3,564 $3,996
Transportation $1,278 $1,278
Total $14,840 per year $23,570 per year