Grinnell Living Expenses and How it Measures up
There are other expenses related to going to college other than tuition fees. Find out below just how much you'll be paying to go to Grinnell.
A Room, Some Food, and Other Stuff That's Not Free for Some Reason
Grinnell College offers students separate housing and dining options. The on-campus housing price for any average student was $5,856 in 2018 - 2019, and the price of a typical dining plan was $6,544.
The table below displays standard predicted expenses at Grinnell College for on-campus housing, meals and also other costs.
|Room and Board||$12,400|
|Other Living Expenses||$2,200|
|Books and Supplies||$900|
Total of $71,045 in Housing & Dining Over 4 Years
For the past five years, Grinnell meal plans and housing costs have adjusted 3.7% each year on average. If the latest trends continue, this year's incoming freshman will pay $16,745 in room, board and additional costs for their first year of college. By their final year an undergraduate would pay around $17,405 for an associate degree, and $18,091 for a four-year degree.
The room and board total over four years will be $71,045; for just two years it will be $34,151.
Details on Living On Campus
|Are Freshmen Required to Live On Campus?||Yes|
|On-Campus Housing Capacity||1,340|
|Max Number of Meal-Plan Meals Per Week||20|
Room, Board & Other Expenses are Above Average
With on-campus living expenses totaling $15,500, Grinnell College is above the national average of $14,614.