Colorado Mesa University

Colorado Mesa Housing Costs

How Do Colorado Mesa's Room and Board Costs Compare to the U.S. Average?

There are more expenses associated with going to college besides tuition fees. Find out below just how much you'll be having to pay to attend Colorado Mesa University .

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Colorado Mesa Housing and Meal Plan Costs

In 2020, students at Colorado Mesa paid $6,100 for housing and $5,068 for the meal plan.

The next table outlines average expected prices at Colorado Mesa University for both on-campus and off-campus housing, meals as well as other expenses.

Expense On Campus Off Campus
Room and Board $11,168 $8,488
— Housing       $6,100
— Meals       $5,068
Other Living Expenses $3,110 $3,110
Books and Supplies $1,560 $1,560
Total $15,838 $13,158

Will You Spend Four Years in the Dorms? Forecasted Cost is $65,150

In the past five years, Colorado Mesa room and board have changed 1.3% each year on average, compared to a nationwide average change of 2.4%. If present trends continue, incoming first year students in 2021 will be charged about $16,015 in room, board and other expenses for their first year of school. Students obtaining their associate degree would spend close to $16,195 in their final year, while bachelor's degree students are going to spend about $16,561 in their final year.

Over the duration of obtaining your degree the total will come to somewhere around $65,150 for four years or $32,210 for a two-year stay.


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Details on Campus Living Arrangements & Food Plans

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 Colorado Mesa 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 Colorado Mesa 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 Colorado Mesa.

Question Answer
Are Freshmen Required to Live on Campus? No
On-Campus Housing Capacity 2,533
Meals Per Week Included in Max Meal Plan 19

Campus Costs are Average Compared to Other Schools

Students who live on campus at Colorado Mesa University will pay a total of $15,838 for living expenses. This amount is similar to the nationwide average of $14,951.


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