Spring 2021 Open University Fees

  • Undergraduate Students:  $322 per unit
  • Credential Students:  $349 per unit
  • Graduate Students:  $355 per unit

Note: Fees subject to change without notice

  • Payment is due at the time of registration
  • Financial aid is not available
  • Payment plans are not available

Payment Deadlines

January 21 – February 24

Open registration

February 11 – 24

Late registration ($25 late fee)

February 24

Last day to add or drop


If you request a refund after the first class meeting of a course with four meetings or less, no refund can be processed. If you request a refund after the first class meeting of a course with five meetings or more, 65 percent of fees collected will be refunded, less a $25 administrative charge, until 25 percent of the course time has elapsed, after which no refund will be made.

Additional Fees (optional)

Additional services, such as access to the Student Health Center and Recreation Complex, are available to Open University students with additional fees. Payments are made at the cashier’s office. Please check the current campus fee schedule to determine the exact amount of these fees.

Credit/Transfer Information

Students may use a maximum of 24 units of credit towards a Stanislaus State undergraduate degree or 9 units of graduate courses (please check with major departments for individual rules). Academic credit received in these programs will apply to your GPA and may also be transferred to other universities.