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Undergraduate$60,890
Books & Supplies$1,000
On-Campus Living Costs $17,710
Off-Campus Living Costs $17,710

Amherst 2021 Tuition & Fees and COA

For the academic year 2020-2021, the undergraduate tuition & fees at Amherst College is $60,890. The Living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $17,710 when a student lives on campus and $17,710 when a student lives off-campus.
Its total costs of attendance (COA) is $79,600 when a student lives on campus and $79,600 when living off-campus for the academic year 2019-2020. It includes tuition, fees, book & supplies costs, room & board, and other living expenses. The following table and chart illustrate the COA by living preferences and tuition rates.
2020-2021 COA
On-CampusOff-Campus
Total Costs$79,600$79,600
Tuition & Fees$60,890
Books & Supplies$1,000
Room & Board$15,910$15,910
Other Expenses$1,800$1,800
Average Financial Aid$54,908
Total Costs After Receiving Aid$24,692$24,692
[Chart] 2021 Cost of Attendance

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the undergraduate tuition & fees are $60,890. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 3.84% compared to academic year 2019-2020.
2021 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
Amherst College
201820192020 2021
Tuition & Fees$54,310 $56,426 $58,640 $60,890
[Chart]2021 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

Books & Supplies

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average costs for purchasing books and course supllies is $1,000. The following table and charts illustrate the changes of the books & supplies costs at Amherst College.
2021 Books & Supplies Costs
Amherst College
201820192020 2021
Books & Supplies $1,000 $1,000 $1,000 $1,000
[Chart] 2021 Books & Supplies Costs

Living Costs

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average costs for living costs at Amherst College is $17,710 when living on campus and $17,710 when living off-campus . The on-campus living costs are increased by 3.51% compared to academic year 2019-2020. The off-campus living costs are increased by 3.51% compared to academic year 2019-2020.
Living Costs
Amherst College
201820192020 2021
On-CampusRoom & Board $14,190$14,740$14,190$15,910
Other Expenses $1,800$1,800$1,800$1,800
Off-CampusRoom & Board $14,190$14,740$14,190$15,910
Other Expenses $1,800$1,800$1,800$1,800
[Chart] 2021 Room & Boards and other Living Costs