Estimated Expenses/Housing

Following is a list of ESTIMATED expenses a student might expect to incur while attending Los Angeles Trade Technical College. Prices and fees are subject to change.

The estimated costs for 2012-2013 academic year are as follow:

Per Semester

Per Academic Year

Enrollment & Tuition Fees (based on 12 units)

$3,096.00

$6,192.00

Mandatory Health Insurance (2012-2013)

$522.00

$1,044.00

Books and Other Educational Expenses (approximate)

$600.00

$1,200.00

Parking (or TAP bus pass)

$20.00

$40.00

On-Campus Health Services

$11.00

$22.00

Student Organization

$7.00

$14.00

Living and Personal Expenses (approximate)

$5,000.00

$10,000.00

Total:

$9,256.00

$18,512.00

 
 

HOUSING OPTIONS

Los Angeles Trade-Technical College is a city campus. There are no housing facilities on the campus itself. Most students rent rooms in private homes or share apartments and drive or commute on public transportation to the college. Short or long term housing is available from several sources. Some are mail lists you must join, but most allow you to browse the postings without signing up. There may be fees involved in using some of these services. Please determine the charges to you before you make a commitment. This list is accurate as of June 2009 and all links were checked.

Appearance on this list is alphapetical and does not constitute an endorsement.

TheLorenzo.com  – Upscale students housing (Locate right across to Trade Tech!)

ApartmentList.com - offers the apartment-matching engine

Apartment Guide- Lists apartments in California and other parts of the US, has roommate finder

Apartment Magazine - Lists apartments in Los Angeles and surrounding communities

Conquest Student Housing - Specializing in housing near the University of Southern California  (LATTC is located blocks from USC)

Craig’s List, Los Angeles - A list of housing in the Los Angeles area and more.

Global Student Services - Arranges homestays, with or without meals, in various locations.

iHomeConnect – Find a roommate, apartment or house.

International Housing Placement Service (IHPS) - Arranges stay with a host family, plans include meals

MyCheapApartments.com- Find affordable apartments

Student International Housing - Arranges homestays with meals in various Southern California locations

Westside Rentals - lists apartments and homes available in Los Angeles and surrounding areas

World Homestay - arranges stay with host family

Zillow- Los Angeles and surrounding areas rental properties 

If you do not plan to live with friends or relatives, please be sure that you have sufficient funds available for housing before you come to Los Angeles.