Dutchess Community College

DCC Housing Costs

How Do DCC'S Housing Costs Compare to the National Average?

Are you aware of just how much it will cost for you to stay on campus? Consider just how much extra the cost of living is at Dutchess Community College .

On this page you will find:

DCC Living Expenses

Housing and dining plans are priced out separately at DCC. The standard student paid $7,706 for housing and $4,400 for dining in 2020.

The table below shows the anticipated expenses of on-campus and off-campus housing and food plans for Dutchess Community College.

Expense On Campus Off Campus
Room and Board $12,682 $11,625
— Housing       $7,706
— Meals       $4,400
Other Living Expenses $3,110 $3,110
Books and Supplies $1,450 $1,450
Total $17,242 $16,185

What is Room & Board Over Four Years? The Projected Sum Comes to $76,920

Housing and meal plans at DCC have changed an average of 5.7% per year these past five years, compared to a nationwide average change of 2.4%. If today's trends persist, 2021 incoming first year students will spend about $17,989 in housing, meals and other costs for their first year of school. Two-year students might spend around $18,783 in their last year, while those pursuing a bachelor's degree are going to pay about $20,520 for their last year.

Bachelor's degree students will wind up spending a total of approximately $76,920 in room and board by the time they graduate, while associate degree students might pay a total of about $36,773.


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Answers to Questions About Living on Campus at DCC

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.

Question Answer
Are Freshmen Required to Live on Campus? No
On-Campus Housing Capacity 465

Campus Living Costs are Above Average

With room, board, books, supplies, and other expenses costing students living on campus $17,242, Dutchess Community College is above the U.S. average of $14,951.



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