In addition to tuition and fees, you will need to factor some additional school related expenses, which will vary according to your field of study, dependency and residency status. These additional expenses are for books & supplies,generally range from $500 to $1,200 for the academic year, personal & transportation expenses usually range from $500 to $1,800 per year and off campus room and board range from $500 to $8,000.
We add these expenses to the costs above and use the total, a figure referred to as your “Estimated Cost of Attendance”, to determine your eligibility and need for financial aid.
Average Debt per Borrower, Full-time Undergraduate Students
- Average cumulative principal (overall) $29,212
- Average cumulative principal borrowed through federal loan programs $23,918