How Much Will it Cost to Live at Appalachian State University?
There are more expenses associated with college other than tuition. Learn how much you will be spending to attend Appalachian State University.
How Does This Affect my Overall Cost of Attending Appalachian State?
Understanding all of the expenses associated with attending college can allow you to make the right college decision. These extra costs of supplies, room, and board may add up quickly!
Rooms, Meals and College Necessities: Here's What It's Going to Cost
In 2016 - 2017, Appalachian State students spent $4,340 for housing and $3,760 for dining.
The table below shows the expected costs of both on-campus and off-campus housing and food plans for Appalachian State University.
|Expense||On Campus||Off Campus|
|Room and Board||$8,119||$8,380|
|Other Living Expenses||$2,986||$3,286|
|Books and Supplies||$700||$700|
What is Room & Board Over Four Years? The Total Comes to $50,429
In the past five years, Appalachian State room and board have changed 2.7% on average each year. If current trends persist, incoming first year students this year will pay $12,255 in housing, meals and other expenses in their first year of school. Those students will likely end up spending $12,487 for their second year, and $12,723 for their fourth year.
The room and board total over four years would be $50,429; for two years it would be $24,743.
More Details on Campus Living Arrangements & Food Plans
|Are Freshmen Required to Live On Campus?||No|
|On-Campus Housing Capacity||5,681|
|Max Number of Meal-Plan Meals Per Week||N/A|
Very Low Campus Costs
On-campus students attending Appalachian State University spend $11,805 on room, board, books, supplies and other expenses, a figure that is well below the national average of $14,288.