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Butler Housing Costs

$6,950 On-Campus Room Typical Cost
$7,430 On-Campus Meals Typical Cost
$1,100 Books & Supplies Typical Cost
$3,360 Other Living Expenses Typical Cost

How Do Butler's Housing Costs Compare to the National Average?

There are additional expenses related to college other than tuition fees. Find out below how much you'll be paying to go to Butler University .

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Butler Room and Board Expenses Butler offers students separate housing and dining options. The on-campus housing charge for a standard student was $6,950 in 2021, and the price of a standard dining plan was $7,430.

Learn Butler University costs for both on-campus and off-campus housing, as well as dining plans in addition to other charges in the table below.

ExpenseOn CampusOff Campus
Room and Board$14,850$14,850
— Housing      $6,950
— Meals      $7,430
Other Living Expenses$3,360$3,360
Books and Supplies$1,100$1,100

What's Room & Board Going to Cost Over 4 Years? The Forecasted Total Comes to $80,287

For the past five years, Butler room and board have changed 0.5% each year on average, compared to a nationwide average change of 2.4%. If current developments continue, incoming freshmen in 2022 will pay about $19,601 in room, board and other expenses in their first year of school. By their last year a student might spend somewhere around $19,905 for an associate degree, and $20,557 for a bachelor's degree.

The entire degree (presuming you graduate on-time) the total will come to somewhere around $80,287 for a four-year stay or $39,506 for a two-year stay.


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More Details on Living On Campus

Are you wondering whether you may be required to live on campus? If you are a first-time full-time student, some schools may require it. See the table below to find out whether Butler does or not, as well as the on-campus housing capacity.

Are Freshmen Required to Live on Campus?No
On-Campus Housing Capacity2,718

Campus Costs are Above Average

With on-campus living expenses totaling $19,310, Butler University is above the U.S. average of $15,282.


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