How Does Ohio State's Cost of Attendance Compare to Other Schools?
There are additional expenses related to college other than tuition. Find out how much you will be having to pay to attend Ohio State University - Main Campus.
Room and Board Expenses & Costs
Housing and dining plans at Ohio State are bundled. The average student paid $12,292 in 2017 - 2018 to stay on campus.
The following table outlines average expected expenses at Ohio State University - Main Campus for both living on campus or off campus and additional expenses.
|Expense||On Campus||Off Campus|
|Room and Board||$12,292||$11,340|
|Other Living Expenses||$2,985||$3,025|
|Books and Supplies||$1,168||$1,168|
Total of $70,469 in Housing & Dining Over Four Years
In the past five years, Ohio State room and board have changed 0.7% on average each year. This years' incoming first year students can expect to be charged approximately $17,103 for housing and dining expenses based upon current trends. Those students might end up having to pay $17,441 for their second year, and $17,787 for their fourth year.
Four-year students will end up having to pay a total sum of $70,469 in housing and dining expenses by the time they finish, while students obtaining their associates degree might pay a total sum of $34,544.
More Details on Campus Living Arrangements & Food Plans
|Are Freshmen Required to Live On Campus?||No|
|On-Campus Housing Capacity||15,198|
|Max Number of Meal-Plan Meals Per Week||N/A|
You Know What Else Here is Costly? Everything
With on-campus living expenses totaling $16,445, Ohio State University - Main Campus is above the national average of $14,604.