How Much Does it Cost to Stay at Wellesley?
Knowing all the expenses associated with attending college will enable you to make a good college choice. These additional costs of housing, food, and supplies add up quickly!
Rooms, Meals and College Necessities: Here's What It's Going to Cost
In 2017 - 2018, Wellesley students paid out $8,040 for housing and $7,796 for dining.
The following table outlines average expected costs at Wellesley College both for living on campus or off campus, meals and other expenses.
|Expense||On Campus||Off Campus|
|Room and Board||$15,836||$2,050|
|Other Living Expenses||$1,250||$1,000|
|Books and Supplies||$800||$800|
Over Four Years You Will Pay About $80,482 on Living Costs
Housing and meal plans at Wellesley have changed an average of 3.9% per year these past five years. This years' incoming first year students can expect to pay approximately $19,123 for room, board and other costs according to current trends. Two-year students will likely spend approximately $19,773 in their final year, while bachelor degree students will likely shell out $20,445 in their final year.
Four-year students will end up paying a total sum of $80,482 in living costs by the time they complete their degree, while two-year students may pay a total sum of $38,896.
Answers to Questions About Living on Campus at Wellesley
|Are Freshmen Required to Live On Campus?||No|
|On-Campus Housing Capacity||2,208|
|Max Number of Meal-Plan Meals Per Week||21|
Room, Board & Campus Costs are Expensive
With living expenses for students totaling $17,886, Wellesley College is well above the national average of $14,604.