Chaffey College

Public, 2-4 Years School Located in Rancho Cucamonga, CA

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How much is the Chaffey tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, Chaffey's tuition & fees is $1,184 for California residents and $11,120 for out-of-state students.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $24,980 for California residents and $34,916 for out-of-state students when a student lives off-campus.

Chaffey Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
California Residents Tuition & Fees$1,184
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$11,120
Books & Supplies Costs$1,152
Off-campus Room & Board$17,784
Off-campus Expenses$4,860
2023-2024 Estimates
California Residents Tuition & Fees$1,184
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$13,801

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to 2-4 years schools nationwide, Chaffey' tuition is slightly lower than the average tuition of $12,960. Compared to public, 2-4 years colleges in California, its tuition is slightly lower than the average tuition of $13,259.
Chaffey College$1,184$11,120
U.S. 2-4 Years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
California 2-4 Years Colleges$20,867
Public Schools$4,034$13,259
Private Schools$23,111

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between Chaffey and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (public, 2-4 years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
Chaffey CollegeRancho Cucamonga, CA$1,184$11,120
Cabrillo CollegeAptos, CA$1,270$9,910
Cerritos CollegeNorwalk, CA$1,364$12,004
Chabot CollegeHayward, CA$1,150$8,686
Citrus CollegeGlendora, CA$1,204$9,844
Columbia CollegeSonora, CA$1,547$8,870
Crafton Hills CollegeYucaipa, CA$1,188$12,320
College of the DesertPalm Desert, CA$1,326$9,586
Diablo Valley CollegePleasant Hill, CA$1,312$9,012
El Camino Community College DistrictTorrance, CA$1,144$7,144
Fullerton CollegeFullerton, CA$1,150$9,399

Financial Aid and COA

At Chaffey College, 17,497 students (94%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $3,193.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at Chaffey is $31,723 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 1,276 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $5,595 and the average amount of student loans is $6,959.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
California ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (off-campus)$24,980$34,916
Tuition & Fees$1,184$11,120
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$23,796$23,796
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$21,787$31,723
Average Financial Aid$3,193$3,193
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship17,49794%$3,193
Pell Grants5,07327%$3,514
Federal Student Loan690%$5,485
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid1,27696%-
Grants or Scholarships1,27696%$5,595
Federal Grants1,25695%$4,265
Pell Grants57543%$4,807
Other Federal Grants1,24894%$2,077
State/Local Grants98875%$1,766
Institutional Grants655%$570
Student Loan Aid4-$6,959
Federal Student Loans3-$3,502
Other Student Loans2-$8,666
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level562562$7,212
110,001 or more22$3,089

Student Population

Chaffey College has a total of 19,238 students (all undergraduate). By gender, there are 7,173 male students and 11,515 female students attending Chaffey. The school offers online degree programs and 12,508 students enrolled online exclusively (65.02% of all students).
Undergraduate18,688 7,17311,515

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address5885 Haven Ave, Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Degree & Programs
Program Offered190 Programs
Online Program Offered65 Online Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population19,238
Graduation Rate28%
Transfer-out Rate8%
Retention Rate68% (Full-time), 44% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate22 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties235 (Full-time), 796 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs568 (Full-time), 811 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$92,601
Average Staff Salary$82,147