Dartmouth College

Dartmouth Housing Costs

Dartmouth College Room and Board Costs and How They Measure up?

It is essential to be aware of all the expenses associated with going to college so you're able to plan accordingly. The cost of supplies, housing, and meal plans really can mount up after 4 years (or maybe more)! Make a good financial decision by considering these costs.

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Dartmouth Living Expenses Dartmouth offers students both housing and dining options. The on-campus housing expense for any standard student was $10,569 in 2021, and the cost of a typical meal plan was $6,792.

See Dartmouth College anticipated prices for dining, on-campus housing and other charges in the following table.

Expense On Campus
Room and Board $17,586
— Housing       $10,569
— Meals       $6,792
Other Living Expenses $2,040
Books and Supplies $1,005
Total $20,631

Estimated Total of $89,294 in Room & Board Over 4 Years

In the past five years, Dartmouth meal plans and housing costs have changed 3.7% each year on average, compared to a nationwide average change of 2.4%. If present trends carry on, 2022 incoming freshmen will pay about $21,280 in housing, meals and other expenses for their first year of college. Students obtaining their associate degree might pay close to $21,956 in their last year, while those pursuing a bachelor's degree will likely spend about $23,395 in their last year.

Students obtaining their bachelor's degree will end up spending a total sum of close to $89,294 in room and board by the time they graduate, while two-year students will pay a total sum of about $43,236.

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How to Finance Your Dartmouth Education?

Living on Campus at Dartmouth

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

Question Answer
Are Freshmen Required to Live on Campus? Yes
On-Campus Housing Capacity 3,733

Room & Board Costs Higher Than Average

Dartmouth students pay $20,631 to live on campus, while the average student nationwide will pay just $15,282.

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