How Much Does it Cost to Stay at College of Charleston?
There are extra expenses associated with college besides tuition. Learn just how much you will be spending to attend College of Charleston.
Why Does Room and Board Matter?
Being familiar with all the expenses associated with attending college can allow you to make the right decision. The costs of housing, food, and supplies may add up quick!
A Room, Some Food, and Other Stuff That's Not Free for Some Reason
In 2016 - 2017, C of C students spent $7,828 for housing and $4,220 for dining.
The table below shows the expected expenses of both on-campus and off-campus housing and food plans for College of Charleston.
|Expense||On Campus||Off Campus|
|Room and Board||$12,048||$10,897|
|Other Living Expenses||$3,977||$3,977|
|Books and Supplies||$1,159||$1,159|
What's Room & Board Going to Cost Over 4 Years? The Total Comes to $76,113
In the past five years, C of C room and board have changed 2.8% on average each year. If current developments in room, board, and other expenses carry on, we expect current incoming freshmen to be charged $18,209 their first year of college. Associate's degree students might pay approximately $18,745 in their final year, while those pursuing a bachelor's degree will probably spend $19,296 in their final year.
Total room and board costs over the course of four years would be $76,113; for two years it would be $36,954.
More Details on Campus Living Arrangements & Food Plans
|Are Freshmen Required to Live On Campus?||No|
|On-Campus Housing Capacity||3,404|
|Max Number of Meal-Plan Meals Per Week||N/A|
Room, Board & Campus Costs are Expensive
College of Charleston room, board, books, supplies and other expenses total $17,184, which is well above the national average of $14,288.