What is the Cost of Living at Colgate?
There are extra expenses associated with going to college besides tuition fees. Learn just how much you will be spending to go to Colgate.
How Room & Board Affects Your College Costs
Being familiar with all the expenses related to going to college can allow you to make the right college choice. The costs of supplies, room, and board may add up fast!
Here's What Sleeping and Eating is Going to Cost You
In 2016 - 2017, students at Colgate spent $6,310 for housing and $6,765 for dining.
See Colgate University predicted costs for on-campus housing, meals and other bills in the following table.
|Room and Board||$13,075|
|Other Living Expenses||$1,020|
|Books and Supplies||$1,240|
Over 4 Years You Will Pay About $70,674 on Housing, Food and Other Stuff
For the past five years, Colgate room and board have adjusted 4.0% on average each year. If today's tendencies continue,this year's incoming freshman will pay $16,618 in room, board and additional costs in their first year of school. Associate's degree students will likely pay around $17,300 in their last year, while bachelor degree students will probably spend $18,009 for their last year.
Total room and board costs during four years will be $70,674; for just two years it will be $33,918.
The Lowdown on Your Campus Home and Food Plan
|Are Freshmen Required to Live On Campus?||Yes|
|On-Campus Housing Capacity||2,605|
|Max Number of Meal-Plan Meals Per Week||19|
Room & Board Costs Higher Than Average
Students at Colgate pay $15,335 to stay on campus, while the average student will pay only $14,288.