What are the Living Costs at Mississippi State University?
Understanding all the expenses associated with attending college can allow you to make the right decision. The costs of supplies, room, and board may add up quickly!
Room and Board Costs & Expenses
In 2017 - 2018, Mississippi State students spent $5,969 for housing and $3,601 for the meal plan.
The table below shows the expected costs of both on-campus and off-campus housing and food plans for Mississippi State University.
|Expense||On Campus||Off Campus|
|Room and Board||$9,614||$9,614|
|Other Living Expenses||$5,238||$5,238|
|Books and Supplies||$1,200||$1,200|
Total of $68,311 in Living Costs Over Four Years
There was an average 2.1% price adjustment each year for the past five years in Mississippi State housing and dining costs. If present tendencies continue, incoming first year students this year will pay $16,629 in housing, meals and other expenses in their first year of school. By their final year a student would pay somewhere around $16,925 for a two-year degree, and $17,226 for a bachelor degree.
The room and board total during four years would be $68,311; for two years it would be $33,553.
More Details on Campus Living Arrangements & Food Plans
|Are Freshmen Required to Live On Campus?||No|
|On-Campus Housing Capacity||5,223|
|Max Number of Meal-Plan Meals Per Week||N/A|
You Know What Else Here is Costly? Everything
Mississippi State students pay $16,052 to live on campus, however the average student will pay only $14,604.