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William & Mary Housing Costs

$8,490 On-Campus Room Typical Cost
$5,246 On-Campus Meals Typical Cost
$1,000 Books & Supplies Typical Cost
$2,076 Other Living Expenses Typical Cost

William & Mary Room and Board Costs and How They Compare?

Room, board, along with other expenses may add up to a great deal. Just how much does William & Mary charge for these necessities, and just how does this school compare to others?

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William & Mary Housing and Meal Plan Costs Housing and meal plans are priced out separately at William & Mary. The standard student paid $8,490 for housing and $5,246 for dining in 2021.

The next table outlines expected expenses at William & Mary both for living on campus or off campus, dining as well as other expenses.

ExpenseOn CampusOff Campus
Room and Board$13,736$13,736
— Housing      $8,490
— Meals      $5,246
Other Living Expenses$2,076$2,076
Books and Supplies$1,000$1,000

Expected Total of $71,929 in Room & Board Over Four Years

There has been an average 3.9% cost adjustment every year over the past five years in William & Mary room & board costs, compared to a nationwide average change of 2.4%. If the latest trends carry on, incoming first year students in 2022 will spend about $17,246 in room, board and additional costs in the first year of college. Those students would end up having to pay approximately $17,715 for their 2nd year, and $18,750 for their fourth year.

Bachelor's degree students will wind up having to pay a total sum of around $71,929 in housing and dining expenses by the time they graduate, while two-year students will pay a total sum of about $34,962.


* estimated

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Living on Campus at William & Mary

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 William & Mary does or not, as well as the on-campus housing capacity.

Are Freshmen Required to Live on Campus?No
On-Campus Housing Capacity4,755

Above Average Campus Living Expenses

With room, board, books, supplies, and additional expenses costing students living on campus $16,812, William & Mary is above the U.S. average of $15,282.


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