Registration & Tuition

Online summer registration for continuing CCA students: February 28-March 25

Tuition must be paid in full by April 20. Students who haven't paid by April 20 will be dropped from their courses.

Please be aware that if you drop, or are dropped for lack of payment, from summer courses, you are still responsible for the $50 nonrefundable summer registration fee.

If you withdraw from your summer courses, you are still responsible for the $50 nonrefundable summer registration fee and any portion of tuition per the Withdrawal and Refund Policy below.

In-person summer registration for new, continuing, and nondegree students begins March 26. Students register in person at the Student Records Office on either campus. For CCA students, tuition must be paid in full by April 20. For Nondegree students, tuition is due at the time of registration.

If you are not in the Bay Area, you may call the Special Programs Office to register over the phone, 510.594.3710.

If you are a CCA student applying for financial aid, please read the summer financial aid section. If enrolled in a minimum of 3 units, summer students may be eligible for Federal Pell Grant or a CCA scholarship.  If enrolled in a minimum of 6 units, summer students may also be eligible for Federal Direct Loans. Financial aid is not available for non-CCA students.

Upon submission of your financial aid application, register as soon as possible in order to receive your financial aid in a timely manner.

Tuition

Undergraduate Tuition Discounted for Summer
$1,000 per unit

Graduate Tuition
MFA in Comics:  $1,314 per unit
All other students: $1,641 per unit

Registration fee for summer session: $50 (nonrefundable)

Eligibility

While summer degree courses are designed for current matriculated CCA students, students who are in good standing at another accredited college and meet course prerequisites (where applicable), may register on a space-available basis.

Inquiries should be directed to the Office of Special Programs at 510.594.3710.

Withdrawal & Refund Policy

For summer courses meeting fewer than 14 sessions, withdrawal one business day before:

first class = 100 percent tuition refund
second class = 90 percent tuition refund
No refund on the day of or after second class

For on-campus courses meeting for 14 or more sessions, withdrawal one business day before:

first class = 100 percent tuition refund
second class = 90 percent tuition refund
third class = 85 percent tuition refund
fourth class = 75 percent tuition refund
No refund on the day of or after fourth class

For online courses in the eight-week session, June 18-August 10, withdrawal one business day before:

June 18 = 100 percent tuition refund
June 20 = 90 percent tuition refund
June 25 = 85 percent tuition refund
June 27 = 75 percent tuition refund
No refund on the day of or after fourth class

Note: Summer study-abroad programs have earlier refund & withdrawal deadlines.