What are the Living Costs at Canisius?
Room, board, along with other expenses may add up to a significant amount. Exactly how much does Canisius charge for these essentials, and how does it compare to other schools?
Room and Board Costs & Expenses
In 2018 - 2019, Canisius students spent $7,764 for housing and $5,454 for the meal plan.
The following table outlines average expected prices at Canisius College for both on-campus and off-campus housing, dining and other expenses.
|Expense||On Campus||Off Campus|
|Room and Board||$13,218||$8,000|
|Other Living Expenses||$1,500||$1,500|
|Books and Supplies||$1,000||$1,000|
Will You Spend Four Years in the Dorms? Projected Cost is $66,613
On-campus housing and dining at Canisius have changed around 2.0% for each year of the past five years. Current incoming first year students can expect to spend approximately $16,244 for housing and dining expenses according to today's trends. Those students might end up paying $16,514 for their second year, and $16,788 for their fourth year.
Students obtaining their bachelor's degree will end up paying a total of $66,613 in housing and dining expenses by the time they finish, while students obtaining their associates degree might pay a total of $32,758.
More Details on Campus Living Arrangements & Food Plans
|Are Freshmen Required to Live On Campus?||No|
|On-Campus Housing Capacity||1,169|
|Max Number of Meal-Plan Meals Per Week||17|
Campus Costs are Above Average
Canisius room, board, books, supplies and other expenses cost students $15,718, which is above the national average of $14,208.