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Paying for RIC

Tuition Scoreboard
Undergraduate (in-state)$25,900
($10,702)
Graduate (in-state)$17,834
($9,590)
Books & Supplies$1,200
On-Campus Living Costs $15,362
Off-Campus Living Costs $16,554

RIC 2022 Tuition & Fees and COA

For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees at Rhode Island College is $10,702 for Rhode Island residents and $25,900 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees are $9,590 for students living in Rhode Island and $17,834 for others. The Living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $15,362 when a student lives on campus and $16,554 when a student lives off-campus.
Its total costs of attendance (COA) is $42,462 when a student lives on campus and $43,654 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$27,264 (On-Campus)
$28,456 (Off-Campus)
$42,462 (On-Campus)
$43,654 (Off-Campus)
Tuition & Fees$10,702$25,900
Books & Supplies$1,200
Room & Board$13,162 (on-campus) /$14,354 (off-campus)
Other Expenses$2,200 (on-campus) /$2,200 (off-campus)
Average Financial Aid$5,674
Total Costs After Receiving Aid$21,590 (On-Campus)
$22,782 (Off-Campus)
$36,788 (On-Campus)
$37,980 (Off-Campus)
[Chart] 2022 Cost of Attendance

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees are $10,702 for Rhode Island residents and $25,900 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 4.71% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
Rhode Island College
201920202021 2022
In-State$8,929 $9,578 $10,260 $10,702
Out-of-State$21,692 $23,043 $24,735 $25,900
[Chart]2022 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate tuition & fees are $9,590 for Rhode Island residents and $17,834 for out-of-state students. The graduate program tuition rates are increased by 5.63% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Graduate School Tuition & Fees
Rhode Island College
201920202021 2022
In-State$8,048 $8,541 $9,036 $9,590
Out-of-State$14,978 $15,867 $16,884 $17,834
[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 $420 for Rhode Island residents and $951 for out-of-state students for undergraduate programs. For graduate programs, the tuition per credit hour is $485 for Rhode Island residents and $943 for out-of-state students. The tuition per credit hour are increased by -95,200.00% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Tuition Per Credit Hour
Rhode Island College
201920202021 2022
UndergraduateIn-State$345 $366-$420
Out-of-State$794 $840-$951
GraduateIn-State$407 $429-$485
Out-of-State$792 $836-$943
[Chart] 2022 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Books & Supplies

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average costs for purchasing books and course supllies is $1,200. The following table and charts illustrate the changes of the books & supplies costs at Rhode Island College.
2022 Books & Supplies Costs
Rhode Island College
201920202021 2022
Books & Supplies $1,200 $1,200 $1,200 $1,200
[Chart] 2022 Books & Supplies Costs

Living Costs

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average costs for living costs at Rhode Island College is $15,362 when living on campus and $16,554 when living off-campus . The on-campus living costs are increased by 10.30% compared to academic year 2020-2021. The off-campus living costs are increased by 3.01% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
Living Costs
Rhode Island College
201920202021 2022
On-CampusRoom & Board $11,829$12,394$11,829$13,162
Other Expenses $1,440$1,440$1,440$2,200
Off-CampusRoom & Board $12,829$13,160$12,829$14,354
Other Expenses $2,200$2,200$2,200$2,200
[Chart] 2022 Room & Boards and other Living Costs