Dickinson Living Expenses and How it Measures up
There are more expenses related to going to college other than tuition fees. Learn exactly how much you'll be spending to go to Dickinson.
How Room & Board Affects Your College Costs
Make the best college decision for you by understanding the true cost of college. Begin by understanding just how much you will be paying a year for room, board, and other living expenses.
Here's What Sleeping and Eating is Going to Cost You
In 2016 - 2017, students at Dickinson paid $6,598 for housing and $6,196 for the meal plan.
The table below will show you the average expected expenses of on-campus and off-campus housing and dining plans for Dickinson College.
|Expense||On Campus||Off Campus|
|Room and Board||$12,794||$12,794|
|Other Living Expenses||$1,650||$1,650|
|Books and Supplies||$1,130||$1,130|
Will You Spend 4 Years On Campus? Projected Cost is $69,815
Housing and meal plans at Dickinson have changed around 3.5% per year these past five years. If the latest tendencies continue, this year's incoming freshman will pay $16,616 in room, board and additional costs for their first year of college. Those students might wind up spending $17,162 in their 2nd year, and $17,727 in their 4th year.
The complete degree (presuming you graduate on-time) the sum will be $69,815 for a four-year stay or $33,778 for a two-year stay.
Details on Living On Campus
|Are Freshmen Required to Live On Campus?||No|
|On-Campus Housing Capacity||2,074|
|Max Number of Meal-Plan Meals Per Week||N/A|
Room & Board Costs Higher Than Average
With on-campus living expenses totaling $15,574, Dickinson College is above the U.S. average of $14,288.