How much do I need to pay as an out of state student per unit? Jamie Applegate September 03, 2019 23:31 Updated Follow Non Resident/Foreign Student Tuition is $311 per unit. You can view an estimate of what your total cost of attendance may be on our Cost of Attendance page. Related articles I live outside of California and I would like to take online classes. Do I pay in state or out of state tuition? How much does tuition cost per unit? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.