The newly revised amounts for the 2020-2021 academic year will be posted in late summer and can be found on the Registrar’s website

Please note all MCS students are automatically charged for and enrolled in the UC Graduate Student Health Insurance Plan.  If you are covered by another health insurance plan that complies with UC’s waiver criteria, you may apply for a waiver.

Please note that the compulsory campus-based fees included in the total estimated compulsory campus-based fees are estimated.  Actual compulsory campus-based fee amounts will be adjusted annually for the calendar-year California Consumer Price Index for Urban areas (CA CPI-U) and for any newly implemented campus-based fees as voted by student referendum.  All future fees levels, including, but not limited to compulsory campus-based fees and GSHIP, are estimates and the university may impose additional fees.

Covid-19 Update

Some or all instruction for all or part of Academic Year 2020-21 may be delivered remotely.  Tuition and mandatory fees have been set regardless of the method of instruction and will not be refunded in the event instruction occurs remotely for any part of the Academic Year.


Full fellowships of up to 100% of tuition are available to domestic students based on academic merit, as well as financial need. Full fellowships of up to 100% of tuition are also available to domestic students who strengthen our commitment to diversity and under-representation in Computer Science.

Financial Aid

For information on financial aid, please review the Financial aid website:

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