The cost associated with attending a college or university is one of the critical questions that many students have when considering enrolling in courses. As the cost of attendance can differ drastically between schools, most of our examples will be focused on CSU. Scholarship, grant, and loan information can be applied across multiple institutions, but it is always important to contact the specific institution you are considering to learn more about the cost of attendance. For examples and information in regard to CSU, please use the following links to access the appropriate page:

Cost of Attendance 2020-2021

Tuition and Fees

Differential Tuition – College of Business

College Opportunity Fund 

Getting Started: Accessing Financial Aid 

Financial Aid Eligibility at CSU 


Loans Available at CSU

Grants at CSU

Jobs for CSU Students 

The Visa Black Scholars and Jobs Program 


If you have questions about Financial Aid, or about the cost of attending CSU, please feel free to reach out to the CSU Financial Aid Office at the following contact information. Additionally, please feel free to review the below pages with information regarding financing your college degree as it may contain important information for you to consider.




The Financial Aid Office phones are open Monday-Friday from 10am-4pm. Please note that during peak times wait periods may be longer, and on University Holidays or Closures there will not be someone available to speak with you.


Video Chat 

Drop In video chats are available due to COVID-19. Video chat is available Monday-Friday from 9am-11am and 2pm-4pm. You can find the link to Drop In as follows:



You can contact Financial Aid at CSU via their email

Please allow for 5-7 business days for them to respond.