Payment Guide

Payment Guide

How you pay your charges can vary widely across campus, and your location in the United States or abroad will also determine which payment type is best for you. Plan your payments well in advance!

Summer Start Tuition and Fees 

  • View in MyBill. Pay to the UC Davis cashier
    • Deadline: July 15th
    • Total: $3,532.09 - $4,094.09
  • In June you will register for 8-10 units for Summer Start.
  • Check for your Summer Start tuition and fees in MyBill on June 22.
    • *Each unit is $281. If you change your number of units, your cost will change, which can be viewed in Account Detail.
  • Recommended payment methods:
  • Include your full name, student ID and “Summer tuition/fees” on your payment. Pay any wire transfer fees to your bank.
  • Credit cards like Visa and MasterCard are not accepted.

Summer Start Residence Hall

  • View and pay via UC Davis Extension.
    • Deadline: July 15
    • Total: $2376.96
  • Recommended payment methods:
    • Credit card (Visa, MasterCard)
    • Wire transfer
    • Debit from U.S. account
  • Include your full name, student ID and “Extension” on your wire transfer or check. Pay any wire transfer fees to your bank.

Summer Start Health Insurance

All students are required to have adequate health insurance from the first day of the Summer Start program through the first day of fall quarter (August 4-September 24). SHIP, the health insurance provided during the academic year, is not available during Summer Start.

To meet the summer health insurance requirement, you must choose an insurance plan:

Option 1: Ascension Insurance

  • View and pay via UC Davis Extension.
    • Deadline to enroll: July 15
    • Deadline to pay: August 4
    • Total: $320
  • Complete Health Insurance Form by July 15.
  • Summer Start Staff will enroll you.
  • Recommended payment method:
    • Credit card (Visa, MasterCard)
    • Debit from U.S. account

Option 2: Private insurance company of your choice

  • Complete Health Insurance Form by July 15.
  • Review the minimum requirements for health insurance. Talk with a company agent to make sure your policy is adequate by completing the Proof of Private Health Insurance.
  • Buy the policy and pay the company.
  • Send a copy of your policy and Proof of Private Health insurance to summerstart@ucdavis.edu.
  • Summer Start staff will review your policy to ensure it meets the requirements.

Summary of Acceptable Payments
Summary of Acceptable Payments

Understanding Student Accounts

Students at UC Davis have several accounts to manage their information and payments. Summer Start students have one additional account at UC Davis Extension for which you need to create a separate login. Please refer to the diagram below.

Understanding Student Accounts