Budget Chart

How Much Should I Add to My Warrior Cash Account?

The table below serves as a guide for typical semester expenditures for a student at CSU Stanislaus.  Choose the allowance that is right for you and your family.

Estimated Expenses Per Semester
Textbooks & Supplies $500 – $700
Campus Dining/Snacks $200 – $300
Student Activities $100 – $200
On-Campus Housing & Meal Plans $2,600†
Total $3,400 – $3,800

† Represents full semester fees excluding financial aid.

Set up a budget of $950 a month using the Auto Reload feature and your student will be set for the semester!

*When adding value to an individual Warrior Cash account via web or phone, CSU Stanislaus will assess a Service Fee equal to 2.8% of the payment amount to the funding account.  The Service Fee charge is non-refundable.  CSU Stanislaus may waive this fee at its discretion.