Make a good financial choice for yourself by taking the true cost of college into account. Begin by understanding how much you will pay per year for housing, food, and more.
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The table below shows the average expected prices of on-campus and off-campus housing and meal plans for Dickinson College.
|Expense||On Campus||Off Campus|
|Room and Board||$15,252||$15,252|
|Other Living Expenses||$1,928||$1,991|
|Books and Supplies||$1,324||$1,324|
There has been an average 3.6% price adjustment annually for the past five years in Dickinson housing and dining costs, compared to a nationwide average change of 2.4%. Incoming first year students in 2022 should expect to pay approximately $19,179 for room, board and other costs based upon current trends. Those young people will likely end up spending somewhere around $19,880 in their second year, and $21,359 in their 4th year.
Four-year students will wind up paying a total of close to $81,025 in housing and dining expenses by the time they finish, while two-year students will pay a total of about $39,059.
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 Dickinson does or not, as well as the on-campus housing capacity.
|Are Freshmen Required to Live on Campus?||No|
|On-Campus Housing Capacity||2,118|
Dickinson room, board, books, supplies and other expenses cost students $18,504, which is above the national average of $15,282.
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