Disclaimer: This is a tool for illustrative purposes only. Estimated costs of education may not be taken as a guarantee by the University of Colorado. It is designed to demonstrate the multiple factors that may affect the cost of education for individual resident students, but individual circumstances may vary (and specific dollar amounts have been averaged). Data used in this tool are based on published resident tuition & mandatory fees, state defined student budget parameters and federal student loan maximums for academic years FY 2016-17 to FY 2021-22. CU Boulder Tuition Guarantee not reflected. Individual financial aid calculations are based on data for those applying for financial aid. Not all students apply for financial aid.