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Capital Housing Costs

$5,910 On-Campus Room Typical Cost
$6,098 On-Campus Meals Typical Cost
$1,800 Books & Supplies Typical Cost
$2,523 Other Living Expenses Typical Cost

Capital Room and Board Costs and How They Compare?

Room, board, as well as other expenses may add up to a great deal. Just how much does Capital University charge for these basics, and how does this school compare to others?

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Capital Living Expenses Capital prices housing and dining separately. The on-campus housing expense for any average student was $5,910 in 2021, and the price of a typical meal plan was $6,098.

Learn Capital University housing costs for both on-campus and off-campus, and dining plans along with other expenses in the the next table.

ExpenseOn CampusOff Campus
Room and Board$12,008$11,652
— Housing      $5,910
— Meals      $6,098
Other Living Expenses$2,523$5,218
Books and Supplies$1,800$1,800

Will You Spend Four Years in the Dorms? Estimated Cost is $70,908

There has been an average 3.5% price change every year for the past five years in Capital room & board costs, compared to a nationwide average change of 2.4%. If present trends carry on, incoming freshmen in 2022 will spend about $16,870 in housing, meals and additional costs for their first year of attendance. Associate degree students might pay somewhere around $17,428 in their last year, while bachelor's degree students will likely spend about $18,604 in their last year.

Bachelor's degree students will wind up paying a total of somewhere around $70,908 in room and board by the time they graduate, while two-year students might pay a total of about $34,298.


* estimated

How to Finance Your Capital Education?

More on Your Campus Home

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 Capital does or not, as well as the on-campus housing capacity.

Are Freshmen Required to Live on Campus?No
On-Campus Housing Capacity1,508

Cost to Live On Campus is Average

Capital on-campus students pay a total of $16,331 for their room and board. This amount is close to the nationwide average of $15,282.


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