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Del State Housing Costs

$7,490 On-Campus Room Typical Cost
$4,769 On-Campus Meals Typical Cost
$2,000 Books & Supplies Typical Cost
$2,450 Other Living Expenses Typical Cost

How Much Does it Cost to Stay at Del State ?

Do you know just how much it will cost you to stay on campus? Consider just how much extra living fees are at Delaware State University .

On this page you will find:

Del State Living Expenses In 2021, students at Del State paid out $7,490 for housing and $4,769 for the dining plan.

The table below shows the anticipated prices of on-campus and off-campus housing and food plans for Delaware State University.

ExpenseOn CampusOff Campus
Room and Board$13,068$13,578
— Housing      $7,490
— Meals      $4,769
Other Living Expenses$2,450$5,888
Books and Supplies$2,000$2,000

What's Room & Board Going to Cost Over 4 Years? The Expected Sum Comes to $77,842

There has been an average 4.6% price adjustment each year for the past five years in Del State housing and dining costs, compared to a nationwide average change of 2.4%. If existing tendencies in room, board, and other expenses carry on, we predict incoming freshmen in 2022 to spend about $18,261 for their first year of school. Associate degree students will likely spend somewhere around $19,037 in their final year, while those pursuing a bachelor's degree are going to spend about $20,695 in their final year.

Total room and board costs over the course of four years will be around $77,842; for two years it will be about $37,298.


* estimated

How to Finance Your Del State Education?

More on Your Campus Living Situation and Meal 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 Del State 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 Del State 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 Del State.

Are Freshmen Required to Live on Campus?No
On-Campus Housing Capacity2,925
Meals Per Week Included in Max Meal Plan19

Room & Board Costs Higher Than Average

Del State students spend $17,518 to live on campus, while the average student nationwide will pay just $15,282.


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