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Fee Types

Fee Type Amount Required of
Enrollment (Fees are subject to change)

$46 per unit

All Students, except high school students enrolling for less than 11.5 units through the Concurrent Enrollment or Middle College High School Program and College Consortium Programs. These fees are waived for recipients of the California College Promise Grant.
Enrollment - Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Care $130 per unit All Students that are new graduates and have completed the CoARC accredited Respiratory Care program equivalent to an A.S. in Respiratory Care and are California licensure eligible or Respiratory Care Practitioners who have completed a CoARC accredited Respiratory Care program equivalent to an A.S. in Respiratory Care and are California licensure eligible and accepted into the Bachelor of Science Respiratory Care program at Skyline College will pay $130 per unit for upper division coursework. Students eligible for the California College Promise Grant (FAFSA or Dream Act Application) will only waive $46 per unit and total cost to the student is $84 per unit. 
Audit $15 per unit

The College allows auditing of courses with the exception of courses in programs that require special preparation and/or program admission on a limited basis.  Students requesting to Audit a course and receive the California College Promise Grant (CCPG) are responsible to pay for fees and the CCPG will not be applied to the student account.

Nonresident Tuition

$265 per unit (plus $8 per unit capital outlay fee plus $46 per unit Enrollment Fee)

Nonresidents of California who are residents of other states.

EXEMPTIONS: Education Code section 68075.6 grants an immediate nonresident tuition fee exemption to eligible Special Immigrant Visa (SIV) holders and refugee students who settled in California upon entering the United States. This exemption is granted for one year from the date the student settled in California upon entering the United States.
This exemption applies to the following:

  • Iraqi citizens or nationals (and their spouses and children) who were employed by or on behalf of the United States Government in Iraq (Pub.L. No. 110-181, S 1244)
  • Afghan and Iraqi translators (and their spouses and children) who worked directly with the United States Armed Forces (Pub.L. No. 109-163, S 1059)
  • Afghanistan nationals who were employed by or on behalf of the U.S. government or in the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in Afghanistan (Pub.L. No. 111-8, S 602)
  • Refugee students admitted to the United States under section 1157 of Title 8 of the United States Code
International Student Application Fee

$50 (Fall and Spring only)

International Students.
Foreign Student Tuition

$265 per unit (plus $8 per unit capital outlay fee plus $46 per unit Enrollment Fee)

Foreign/International Students.
International Student (F-1 Visa)
Health Insurance 

$600        Fall
$840        Spring and Summer    
$1,440     Full Year

All F-1 Visa International Students.
Health Services* $18 Summer
$21 Fall
$21 Spring

All Students, except those enrolled ONLY in off-campus or weekend classes, Distance Learning courses, Concurrent Enrollment Program, or Middle College High School Program. Provides basic campus health services and medical coverage for injuries incurred while the student is on campus or attending an off-campus College-sponsored event. Students who depend exclusively upon prayer for healing in accordance with the teachings of a bona fide religious sect, denomination, or organization may be exempted from paying the health service fee. Contact Admissions & Records for an Extenuating Circumstances Form.

Student Representation $1 All Students, except those enrolled in the Concurrent Enrollment Program or Middle College High School Program. 
Established by student election to support student advocacy to local, state and federal offices and agencies. A student has the right to reverse the $1 Student Representation Fee for religious, political, moral, or financial reasons by completing a form available at the Office of Student Life and Leadership Development.
Student Union $1 per unit
$5 max per semester
(Fall and Spring only)
All Students, except those enrolled in the Concurrent Enrollment Program or Middle College High School Program. Funds will be used to support the financing, construction and operation of the Student Union. This fee may not be reversed.
Student Body $15 Fall
$15 Spring
(Fall and Spring only)
This fee is automatically assessed as part of your total fees (except for for students enrolled ONLY in off-campus, weekend or Distance Learning courses, Concurrent Enrollment program, or Middle College High School Program). The student body fee offers a photo ID card and discounts as well as support for many activities and programs. If you choose to reverse this fee, please visit the Center for Student Life & Leadership Development Office in Bldg. 6, Room 6212, (650) 738-4275. Student ID cards are not available during the Summer Session.
 Parking

$3 per day
$27 Summer
$58 Fall
$58 Spring
$106 two term permit (Fall and Spring)
California College Promise Grant
$30 Fall
$30 Spring
$25 Summer
$60 two term permit (Fall and Spring)

All persons who park motor vehicles on campus. Daily permits may be purchased from ticket dispensers. See Parking & Transportation for more information. Permits are not required on weekends. Replacement permits are available at full price.  Permits are nonrefundable.

No student, staff, daily or visitor parking permit is required when displaying either a valid CA Disabled Person placard or license plate.

Official Transcript

(All SMCCD records will appear on one transcript)

$5 Official Transcript

Students may request a transcript of their academic record from Cañada College, College of San Mateo and/or Skyline College on the Transcript Request Website

(The first two transcripts requested are free of charge.)

Returned Check $20 

Students whose personal checks are returned by the bank. (Only cash, credit card, Cashier's Check or money order will be honored to clear a returned check). Bookstore fee for a returned check may differ.

Duplicate Diploma $20 Please go to the Forms Website to process this request.
Online Instructional Materials Access Fee  varies by course License fee to access course digital material.  This Inclusive Access Program comes at a discount compared to printed materials, and also includes Interactive Learning Platforms. Digital course material access will be billed to the student during the first week of the semester (listed as Inclusive Access and is refundable). The discounted printed book is available for most books at the bookstore.  Students have the option to pay a lower price for a shorter access period, or to obtain their own access.

*Students who depend exclusively upon prayer for healing in accordance with the teachings of a bona fide religious sect, denomination, or organization may be exempted from paying the health services fee. Please go to the Skyline College Forms website to find the Extenuating Circumstance(s) Form and return the completed form to Admissions and Records.

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