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Undergraduate (in-state)$35,019
($11,936)
Graduate (in-state)$38,377
($12,425)
Books & Supplies$1,012
On-Campus Living Costs $16,074
Off-Campus Living Costs $14,848

OSU 2022 Tuition & Fees and COA

For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees at Ohio State University-Main Campus is $11,936 for Ohio residents and $35,019 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $12,425 for students living in Ohio and $38,377 for others. The Living costs besides the tuition & fees is reported as $16,074 when a student lives on campus and $14,848 when a student lives off-campus.
Its total costs of attendance (COA) is $52,105 when a student lives on campus and $50,879 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$29,022 (On-Campus)
$27,796 (Off-Campus)
$52,105 (On-Campus)
$50,879 (Off-Campus)
Tuition & Fees$11,936$35,019
Books & Supplies$1,012
Room & Board$13,392 (on-campus) /$11,952 (off-campus)
Other Expenses$2,682 (on-campus) /$2,896 (off-campus)
Average Financial Aid$10,846
Total Costs After Receiving Aid$18,176 (On-Campus)
$16,950 (Off-Campus)
$41,259 (On-Campus)
$40,033 (Off-Campus)
[Chart] 2022 Cost of Attendance

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees is $11,936 for Ohio residents and $35,019 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 4.53% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
201920202021 2022
In-State$10,726 $11,084 $11,518 $11,936
Out-of-State$30,742 $32,061 $33,502 $35,019
[Chart]2022 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate tuition & fees is $12,425 for Ohio residents and $38,377 for out-of-state students. The graduate program tuition rates are increased by 3.33% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Graduate School Tuition & Fees
201920202021 2022
In-State$12,425 $12,425 $12,425 $12,425
Out-of-State$34,929 $36,009 $37,141 $38,377
[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 $459 for Ohio residents and $1,459 for out-of-state students for undergraduate programs.
For graduate programs, the tuition per credit hour is $723 for Ohio residents and $2,344 for out-of-state students. The tuition per credit hour are increased by 7.44% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Tuition Per Credit Hour
201920202021 2022
UndergraduateIn-State$411 $425$442$459
Out-of-State$1,245 $1,299$1,358$1,459
GraduateIn-State$723 $723$723$723
Out-of-State$2,129 $2,197$2,267$2,344
[Chart] 2022 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Books & Supplies

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average costs for purchasing books and course supllies is $1,012. The following table and charts illustrate the changes of the books & supplies costs at Ohio State University-Main Campus.
2022 Books & Supplies Costs
201920202021 2022
Books & Supplies $1,168 $1,082 $1,082 $1,012
[Chart] 2022 Books & Supplies Costs

Living Costs

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average costs for living costs at Ohio State University-Main Campus is $16,074 when living on campus and $14,848 when living off-campus . The on-campus living costs are increased by 0.06% compared to academic year 2020-2021. The off-campus living costs are increased by 0.91% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
Living Costs
201920202021 2022
On-CampusRoom & Board $12,474$12,748$12,474$13,392
Other Expenses $2,999$2,998$2,999$2,682
Off-CampusRoom & Board $11,498$11,700$11,498$11,952
Other Expenses $3,041$3,014$3,041$2,896
[Chart] 2022 Room & Boards and other Living Costs