How Much Does it Cost to Stay at Carnegie Mellon?
Room, board, along with other charges will add up to a significant amount. Just how much does Carnegie Mellon request for these basics, and just how does this school compare to others?
How Room & Board Affects Your College Costs
Knowing the many expenses related to going to college can allow you to make the right decision. The costs of supplies, room, and board may add up fast!
Room and Board Costs & Expenses
In 2015 - 2016, students at Carnegie Mellon spent $7,520 for housing and $5,310 for dining.
Get an idea of what the prices at Carnegie Mellon University will likely be for on-campus housing, meals and additional fees by examining the next table.
|Room and Board||$12,830|
|Other Living Expenses||$1,400|
|Books and Supplies||$1,000|
Total of $67,388 in Room & Board Over 4 Years
For the past five years, Carnegie Mellon meal plans and housing costs have adjusted 3.5% on average each year. If today's trends proceed,this year's incoming freshman will be charged $16,129 in room, board and additional costs in their first year of school. Associate's degree students will likely pay around $16,599 in their last year, while those pursuing a bachelor's degree are going to spend $17,082 for their last year.
Total room and board costs over four years will be $67,388; for just two years it will be $32,728.
Living on Carnegie Mellon Campus
|Are Freshmen Required to Live On Campus?||No|
|On-Campus Housing Capacity||3,580|
|Max Number of Meal-Plan Meals Per Week||N/A|
Room & Board Costs Higher Than Average
Carnegie Mellon room, board, books, supplies and other expenses cost students $15,230, which is over the average of $13,996.