How Does Central's Room and Board Compare to Other Colleges?
There are more costs associated with going to college other than tuition fees. Find out just how much you'll be having to pay to go to Central College.
Why Does Room and Board Matter?
Understanding all the expenses related to going to college can allow you to make the best college choice. These additional costs of housing, food, and supplies can add up fast!
Here's What Sleeping and Eating is Going to Cost You
In 2015 - 2016, students at Central paid $4,892 for housing and $5,088 for dining.
The next table outlines average expected costs at Central College both for on-campus and off-campus housing, dining plans as well as other charges.
|Expense||On Campus||Off Campus|
|Room and Board||$9,980||$9,980|
|Other Living Expenses||$3,365||$3,365|
|Books and Supplies||$1,188||$1,188|
What is Room & Board Over Four Years? The Sum Comes to $65,799
Room and board at Central have changed an average of 4.0% for each of the past five years. Current incoming freshmen should expect to be charged roughly $15,592 for room, board and other costs based on today's movements. By their closing year an undergraduate would spend roughly $16,150 for an associate degree, and $16,729 for a four-year degree.
The complete degree (presuming you graduate on-time) the sum will be $65,799 for a four-year stay or $31,743 for a two-year stay.
Details on Your Campus Living Situation and Meal Plan
|Are Freshmen Required to Live On Campus?||No|
|On-Campus Housing Capacity||1,187|
|Max Number of Meal-Plan Meals Per Week||20|
Room & Board Priced Similarly to Other Schools
Central on-campus expenses add up to $14,533, which is similar to the national average of $13,996.