Occidental College Living Expenses and How it Compares
There are additional expenses associated with college other than tuition. Find out how much you'll be having to pay to attend Occidental College.
Room and Board Costs & Expenses
Housing and dining plans are priced out separately at Oxy. The average student paid $8,518 for housing and $6,720 for dining in 2017 - 2018.
See Occidental College anticipated costs for dining, on-campus housing as well as other expenses in the next table.
|Room and Board||$14,968|
|Other Living Expenses||$2,720|
|Books and Supplies||$1,230|
Over Four Years You Will Spend About $84,631 on Living Costs
On-campus housing and dining at Oxy have changed about 3.7% for each year of the past five years. If current trends in room, board, and other expenses go on, we expect this year's incoming freshmen to pay $20,160 their first year of college. Those students will likely end up having to pay $20,811 for their second year, and $21,483 for their fourth year.
Over the complete degree (assuming you graduate on-time) the sum will come to $84,631 for a four-year stay or $40,971 for a two-year stay.
Answers to Questions About Living on Campus at Oxy
|Are Freshmen Required to Live On Campus?||Yes|
|On-Campus Housing Capacity||1,637|
|Max Number of Meal-Plan Meals Per Week||N/A|
Room, Board & Other Expenses Much Higher Than Average
Occidental College on-campus living expenses come to a total of $18,918, which is well above the national average of $14,604.