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Paying for RPI

Undergraduate$57,012
Graduate$58,325
Books & Supplies$1,250
On-Campus Living Costs $17,562

RPI 2021 Tuition & Fees and COA

For the academic year 2020-2021, the undergraduate tuition & fees at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is $57,012. The graduate school tuition & fees are $58,325. The Living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $17,562 when a student lives on campus.
Its total costs of attendance (COA) is $75,824 when a student lives on 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$75,824$75,824
Tuition & Fees$57,012
Books & Supplies$1,250
Room & Board$15,954-
Other Expenses$1,608-
Average Financial Aid$31,034
Total Costs After Receiving Aid$44,790$44,790
***Off-campus living costs at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has not been reported. On-campus costs are used for estimation.
[Chart] 2021 Cost of Attendance

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the undergraduate tuition & fees are $57,012. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 2.95% compared to academic year 2019-2020.
2021 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
201820192020 2021
Tuition & Fees$52,305 $53,880 $55,378 $57,012
[Chart]2021 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the graduate tuition & fees are $58,325. The graduate program tuition rates are increased by 2.85% compared to academic year 2019-2020.
2021 Graduate School Tuition & Fees
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
201820192020 2021
Tuition & Fees$53,757 $55,440 $56,708 $58,325
[Chart] 2021 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Books & Supplies

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average costs for purchasing books and course supllies is $1,250. The following table and charts illustrate the changes of the books & supplies costs at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
2021 Books & Supplies Costs
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
201820192020 2021
Books & Supplies $1,286 $1,250 $1,250 $1,250
[Chart] 2021 Books & Supplies Costs

Living Costs

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average costs for living costs at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is $17,562 when living on campus . The on-campus living costs are increased by 2.18% compared to academic year 2019-2020.
Living Costs
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
201820192020 2021
On-CampusRoom & Board $14,960$15,260$14,960$15,954
Other Expenses $1,581$1,608$1,581$1,608
[Chart] 2021 Room & Boards and other Living Costs