Calvin College Living Expenses and How it Measures up
There are other expenses related to going to college besides tuition fees. Learn just how much you'll be spending to go to Calvin.
How Room & Board Affects Your College Costs
It is necessary to know the many expenses associated with going to college so you're able to prepare accordingly. The cost of supplies, housing, and meal plans can really mound up after 4 years (or more)! Be prepared by considering these costs.
A Room, Some Food, and Other Stuff That's Not Free for Some Reason
Calvin College charges students for housing and dining as a package deal. The on-campus cost for a standard student was $9,840 in 2016 - 2017.
The next table outlines expected expenses at Calvin College for both on-campus and off-campus housing as well as other charges.
|Expense||On Campus||Off Campus|
|Room and Board||$9,840||$9,840|
|Other Living Expenses||$2,600||$2,600|
|Books and Supplies||$1,100||$1,100|
Total of $58,726 in Room & Board Over 4 Years
There has been an average 2.2% cost change annually over the past five years in Calvin housing and dining costs. If today's developments in room, board, and other expenses continue, we predict this year's incoming freshman students to spend $14,178 in their first year of school. Students obtaining their associates degree would spend around $14,509 in their last year, while bachelor degree students will likely pay $14,847 for their last year.
Over the duration of obtaining your degree the sum will be $58,726 for four years or $28,687 for a two-year stay.
Living on Calvin Campus
|Are Freshmen Required to Live On Campus?||No|
|On-Campus Housing Capacity||2,527|
|Max Number of Meal-Plan Meals Per Week||N/A|
Cost to Live On Campus is Average
Students who live on campus at Calvin College pay a total of $13,540 for living expenses. This amount is similar to the national average of $14,288.