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Undergraduate (in-state)$21,050
($13,061)
Graduate (in-state)$15,823
($9,831)
Books & Supplies$690
On-Campus Living Costs $15,212
Off-Campus Living Costs $12,438

BGSU 2022 Tuition & Fees and COA

For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus is $13,061 for Ohio residents and $21,050 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $9,831 for students living in Ohio and $15,823 for others. The Living costs besides the tuition & fees is reported as $15,212 when a student lives on campus and $12,438 when a student lives off-campus.
Its total costs of attendance (COA) is $36,952 when a student lives on campus and $34,178 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.
2021-2022 COA
In-StateOut-of-State
Total Costs$28,963 (On-Campus)
$26,189 (Off-Campus)
$36,952 (On-Campus)
$34,178 (Off-Campus)
Tuition & Fees$13,061$21,050
Books & Supplies$690
Room & Board$11,974 (on-campus) /$7,794 (off-campus)
Other Expenses$3,238 (on-campus) /$4,644 (off-campus)
Average Financial Aid$7,864
Total Costs After Receiving Aid$21,099 (On-Campus)
$18,325 (Off-Campus)
$29,088 (On-Campus)
$26,314 (Off-Campus)
[Chart] 2022 Cost of Attendance

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees is $13,061 for Ohio residents and $21,050 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 7.61% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
201920202021 2022
In-State$11,108 $11,316 $11,573 $13,061
Out-of-State$19,096 $19,305 $19,562 $21,050
[Chart]2022 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate tuition & fees is $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 2020-2021.
2022 Graduate School Tuition & Fees
201920202021 2022
In-State$9,831 $9,831 $9,831 $9,831
Out-of-State$15,823 $15,823 $15,823 $15,823
[Chart] 2022 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Tuition Per Credit Hour

For the academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for part-time students or overloaded credits for full-time students is $449 for Ohio residents and $781 for out-of-state students for undergraduate programs.
For graduate programs, the tuition per credit hour is $445 for Ohio residents and $778 for out-of-state students. The tuition per credit hour are increased by 7.43% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Tuition Per Credit Hour
201920202021 2022
UndergraduateIn-State$379 $387$394$449
Out-of-State$712 $719$727$781
GraduateIn-State$445 $445$445$445
Out-of-State$778 $778$778$778
[Chart] 2022 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Books & Supplies

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average costs for purchasing books and course supllies is $690. The following table and charts illustrate the changes of the books & supplies costs at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus.
2022 Books & Supplies Costs
201920202021 2022
Books & Supplies $910 $727 $728 $690
[Chart] 2022 Books & Supplies Costs

Living Costs

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average costs for living costs at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus is $15,212 when living on campus and $12,438 when living off-campus . The on-campus living costs are increased by 3.34% compared to academic year 2020-2021. The off-campus living costs are decreased by -5.62% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
Living Costs
201920202021 2022
On-CampusRoom & Board $9,168$9,168$9,168$11,974
Other Expenses $3,732$3,976$3,732$3,238
Off-CampusRoom & Board $7,788$7,694$7,788$7,794
Other Expenses $4,970$5,261$4,970$4,644
[Chart] 2022 Room & Boards and other Living Costs