Cost of Attendance

Cost of Attendance


All students, California residents and non-residents must pay the enrollment fee of $46 per unit. Additionally, Compton College has a mandatory health fee. The health fee is $19 per semester (fall and spring) and ($16 for intersession (winter and summer) for each student regardless of the number of units taken.

Non-Resident Tuition

Non-residents of the state of California are charged tuition at $320 per unit. Non-resident tuition is in addition to the enrollment fee $46 per unit paid by all students ($320 + $46 = $366 unit). If you believe you should be reclassified as a resident student, it is your responsibility to request reclassification at the Admissions & Records Office.

Additional Costs

The Financial Aid Office considers the following discretionary costs in estimating your cost of attendance. These costs are subject to your living situation as well as program of study. The figures presented below are based on average costs for Compton College students.

^Students may opt out of the Student Activities Sticker within the first two weeks of the semester. To opt-out, please email the Office of Student Development at
#Any student wishing not to pay the Student Representation Fee may request to waive the fee at the Admissions & Records Office. The request must be submitted prior to the earliest refund deadline for the student's enrolled classes.



Use our customized Net Price Calculator to determine your approximate cost of attendance.

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