Bard College Room & Board and How it Measures up
There are extra costs associated with going to college other than tuition fees. Find out just how much you will be having to pay to go to Bard College.
How This Affects Your College Costs
Being familiar with all the expenses related to going to college can allow you to make the right college choice. The costs of housing, food, and supplies may add up quickly!
A Room, Some Food, and Other Stuff That's Not Free for Some Reason
Bard College combines housing and dining options into one plan. The on-campus cost for a standard student was $14,540 in 2016 - 2017.
The table below will show you the expected expenses of on-campus and off-campus housing and food plans for Bard College.
|Expense||On Campus||Off Campus|
|Room and Board||$14,540||$10,000|
|Other Living Expenses||$1,750||$1,750|
|Books and Supplies||$950||$950|
Will You Spend 4 Years On Campus? Estimated Cost is $75,239
For the past five years, Bard room and board have adjusted 3.0% on average each year. If today's tendencies in housing and meal expenses go on, we predict this year's incoming freshman students to spend $18,116 in their first year of school. Associate's degree students will likely spend around $18,571 on their last year, while bachelor degree students are going to spend $19,037 for their last year.
Total room and board costs during four years will be $75,239; for just two years it will be $36,687.
Details on Living On Campus
|Are Freshmen Required to Live On Campus?||No|
|On-Campus Housing Capacity||1,481|
|Max Number of Meal-Plan Meals Per Week||N/A|
Expensive to Live On Campus
Bard College room, board, books, supplies and other expenses total $17,240, well above the national average of $14,288.