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Los Angeles


Fall/ Spring Summer
Student Program Fee $1,500 $1,000 Per semester
Application Fee $60 $60 Due w/ application
SU Undergraduate Tuition $22,575* $7,206* Per semester
LA Housing (Oakwood) $6,153** $4,500** Due w/ housing accommodations agreement
LA Housing Security Deposit $450*** $450***

Syracuse University has generous financial aid policies. Existing Financial Aid, Grants, and Scholarship will be applied to your Los Angeles Semester.  Financial aid for summer is limited.  Please refer to the financial aid website for eligibility criteria and summer aid policies.

*Published tuition rates  for Academic Year 2017-18.

**Estimated housing charges. Actual charges are contingent upon signed master lease agreement between Oakwood/SU. Housing is billed to the student bursar account.

***Required security deposit of $450 is a separate charge and will not appear on any bursar account billing statement.  Security deposit (plus interest and minus apartment damages) is credited back to the student in the form of a bank check upon move out of the Oakwood. 

Additional Costs to Consider

Transportation (car/gas/airfare) and meals are the responsibility of the student.  The expenses below are an example of expenses incurred by students who have participated in the program. These expenses are not billed to the student from the SU Bursars’s office. These expenses should be taken into consideration when deciding if the Los Angeles Semester Program is right for you. Actual charges will vary depending on student circumstances.


Fall/ Spring Summer
Personal Expenses $750 $750
Gas (average $100/wk) $1,500 $1,200
Travel to and from L.A. $400 to 600 $400 to 600
Meals/ Groceries $2,500 $2000
Car $1,800 to $2,400 for shipping fees
$2,500 to 4000 for rental fees


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