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DBU Housing Costs

What are the DBU Living Expenses?

Make the best college choice for you by taking the true cost of college into account. Start by understanding how much you will pay a year for housing, food, and more.

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DBU Living Expenses

DBU prices housing and dining separately. The on-campus housing charge for a typical student was $4,015 in 2020, and the price of an average dining plan was $4,211.

The next table outlines expected costs at Dallas Baptist University both for living on campus or off campus, dining plans and other charges.

Expense On Campus Off Campus
Room and Board $8,568 $11,601
— Housing       $4,015
— Meals       $4,211
Other Living Expenses $2,997 $5,121
Books and Supplies $1,320 $1,320
Total $12,885 $18,042

Will You Spend 4 Years On Campus? Estimated Cost is $54,993

In the past five years, DBU meal plans and housing costs have changed 3.4% on average each year, compared to a nationwide average change of 2.4%. Incoming freshmen in 2021 can expect to be charged around $13,219 for housing and dining expenses based upon existing movements. Students obtaining their associate degree might pay close to $13,564 in their last year, while bachelor's degree students will likely pay about $14,289 for their last year.

Total room and board costs over four years would be somewhere around $54,993; for just two years it would be about $26,783.


* estimated

More on Your Campus Living Situation and Food Plan

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 DBU does or not, as well as the on-campus housing capacity.

Schools may offer meal plans where the number of meals per week can vary, for example, the student receives a meal card and charges meals against the card. Then there are schools like DBU that offer meal plans based on the number of meals per week. See the table below to find out the number of meals per week in the maximum meal plan offered at DBU.

Question Answer
Are Freshmen Required to Live on Campus? No
On-Campus Housing Capacity 2,275
Meals Per Week Included in Max Meal Plan 24

Unable to Determine Campus Expenses

DBU on-campus living costs as compared to the U.S. average was not accessible. It could be that most students who attend this school live at home or take classes online.

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