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Undergraduate (in-state)$19,562
($11,573)
Graduate (in-state)$15,823
($9,831)
Books & Supplies$728
On-Campus Living Costs $14,720
Off-Campus Living Costs $13,178

BGSU 2021 Tuition & Fees and COA

For the academic year 2020-2021, the undergraduate tuition & fees at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus is $11,573 for Ohio residents and $19,562 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees are $9,831 for students living in Ohio and $15,823 for others. The Living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $14,720 when a student lives on campus and $13,178 when a student lives off-campus.
Its total costs of attendance (COA) is $35,010 when a student lives on campus and $33,468 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
In-StateOut-of-State
Total Costs$27,021 (On-Campus)
$25,479 (Off-Campus)
$35,010 (On-Campus)
$33,468 (Off-Campus)
Tuition & Fees$11,573$19,562
Books & Supplies$728
Room & Board$10,714 (on-campus) /$7,892 (off-campus)
Other Expenses$4,006 (on-campus) /$5,286 (off-campus)
Average Financial Aid$7,502
Total Costs After Receiving Aid$19,519 (On-Campus)
$17,977 (Off-Campus)
$27,508 (On-Campus)
$25,966 (Off-Campus)
[Chart] 2021 Cost of Attendance

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the undergraduate tuition & fees are $11,573 for Ohio residents and $19,562 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 1.33% compared to academic year 2019-2020.
2021 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
201820192020 2021
In-State$11,057 $11,108 $11,316 $11,573
Out-of-State$18,593 $19,096 $19,305 $19,562
[Chart]2021 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the graduate tuition & fees are $9,831 for Ohio residents and $15,823 for out-of-state students. The graduate program tuition rates are stayed the same compared to academic year 2019-2020.
2021 Graduate School Tuition & Fees
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
201820192020 2021
In-State$9,608 $9,831 $9,831 $9,831
Out-of-State$15,260 $15,823 $15,823 $15,823
[Chart] 2021 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Books & Supplies

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average costs for purchasing books and course supllies is $728. The following table and charts illustrate the changes of the books & supplies costs at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus.
2021 Books & Supplies Costs
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
201820192020 2021
Books & Supplies $1,010 $910 $727 $728
[Chart] 2021 Books & Supplies Costs

Living Costs

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average costs for living costs at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus is $14,720 when living on campus and $13,178 when living off-campus . The on-campus living costs are increased by 11.99% compared to academic year 2019-2020. The off-campus living costs are increased by 1.72% compared to academic year 2019-2020.
Living Costs
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
201820192020 2021
On-CampusRoom & Board $8,898$9,168$8,898$10,714
Other Expenses $3,604$3,732$3,604$4,006
Off-CampusRoom & Board $7,578$7,788$7,578$7,892
Other Expenses $4,790$4,970$4,790$5,286
[Chart] 2021 Room & Boards and other Living Costs