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DCC Housing Costs

$3,600 On-Campus Room Typical Cost
$3,176 On-Campus Meals Typical Cost
$1,200 Books & Supplies Typical Cost
$4,450 Other Living Expenses Typical Cost

How Do DCC'S Room and Board Costs Compare to Other Schools?

Did you know there are extra costs besides tuition to go to college? Check out how much extra the cost of living is at Dawson Community College .

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DCC Housing and Meal Plan Costs Housing and dining plans are priced out separately at DCC. The average student paid $3,600 for housing and $3,176 for dining in 2021.

The next table outlines average costs at Dawson Community College for both living on campus or off campus, dining and additional charges.

ExpenseOn CampusOff Campus
Room and Board$7,000$7,676
— Housing      $3,600
— Meals      $3,176
Other Living Expenses$4,450$3,250
Books and Supplies$1,200$1,200

Projected Total of $56,076 in Room & Board Over 4 Years

Room and board at DCC have changed around 6.1% per year these past five years, compared to a nationwide average change of 2.4%. If the latest trends carry on, 2022 incoming first year students will pay about $13,168 in housing, meals and additional expenses in their first year of school. Two-year students might pay somewhere around $13,715 in their last year, while bachelor's degree students are going to pay about $14,900 in their last year.

Total room and board costs over the course of four years would be close to $56,076; for just two years it will be about $26,884.


* estimated

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More Details on Living and Dining On Campus

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 DCC 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 DCC 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 DCC.

Are Freshmen Required to Live on Campus?No
On-Campus Housing Capacity150
Meals Per Week Included in Max Meal Plan15

Campus Expenses are Unknown or Unavailable

DCC room and board costs in comparison to the national average wasn't accessible. The reason might be that most students who attend this school commute or are online students.


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