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Tuition Comparison Between Ivy League Members

Total CostsUndergraduateGraduateLiving Costs

Cost of Attendance (COA)

The following table compares the 2021 costs of attendance between colleges in Ivy League. The average COA is $77,705 when living on campus and $78,744 when living off campus. The COA includes tuition, fees, books & supplies, room & board costs, and other living expenses.
2021 Cost Of Attendance Comparison Between Colleges In Ivy League
NameTuition & FeesBooks & SuppliesLiving Costs
In-StateOut-of-StateOn-CampusOff-Campus
Yale University$57,700 $1,000 $20,670 -
Harvard University$54,002 $900 $20,989 -
Dartmouth College$60,117 $1,005 $19,062 -
Princeton University$48,502 $1,050 $18,492 -
Columbia University in the City of New York$61,671 $1,318 $14,614 $23,715
Cornell University$59,282 $990 $18,720 $18,360
University of Pennsylvania$60,042 $1,358 $19,710 $17,428
Brown University$60,696 $1,642 $18,110 -
Average$57,752$1,158$18,796$19,834

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The following table compares 2020-2021 undergraduate tuition & fees between colleges in Ivy League. The average undergraduate tuition & fees is $57,752 for all students. The 2020-2021 undergraduate tuition & fees of colleges in Ivy League are increased by 2.35% compared to the previous year.
Among the colleges in Ivy League, Brown University requires the most expensive tuition & fees of $59,254 and Princeton University has the lowest tuition & fees of $48,502 for undergraduate programs.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fess Comparison Between Colleges In Ivy League
Name2019-20202020-2021
In-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-State
Yale University$55,500$57,700
Harvard University$51,925$54,002
Dartmouth College$57,204$60,117
Princeton University$52,800$48,502
Columbia University in the City of New York$60,578$61,671
Cornell University$57,222$59,282
University of Pennsylvania$57,770$60,042
Brown University$58,404$60,696
Average$56,425$57,752

Graduate Tuition & Fees

The following table compares 2020-2021 graduate tuition & fees between colleges in Ivy League. The average graduate tuition & fees is $49,138 for all students. The 2020-2021 graduate tuition & fees of colleges in Ivy League are increased by 3.29% compared to the previous year.
Among the colleges in Ivy League, Brown University requires the most expensive graduate tuition & fees of $59,254 and Cornell University has the lowest graduate tuition & fees of $29,500.
Graduate Tuition & Fess Comparison Between Colleges In Ivy League
Name2019-20202020-2021
In-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-State
Yale University$43,300$44,500
Harvard University$49,214$50,654
Dartmouth College$55,947$58,120
Princeton University$53,770$56,470
Columbia University in the City of New York$49,968$51,194
Cornell University$30,022$30,042
University of Pennsylvania$40,182$41,760
Brown University$58,180$60,363
Average$47,573$49,138

Room & Board, Other Living Expenses

The following table compares living costs including room, board, and other expenses between colleges in Ivy League. Each cost is in average and may vary by room types, meal plan, and other living styles. For academic year 2020-2021, the average living costs of colleges in Ivy League is $18,796 when a student lives on campus and $19,834 when living off campus.
Living Costs Comparison Between Colleges In Ivy League
NameOn-CampusOff-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpensesRoom & BoardOther ExpensesOther Expenses (living with family)
Yale University $17,200$3,470 ---
Harvard University $18,389$2,600 ---
Dartmouth College $17,022$2,040 ---
Princeton University $15,342$3,150 ---
Columbia University in the City of New York $12,394$2,220 $18,360$5,355-
Cornell University $15,756$2,964 $15,396$2,964-
University of Pennsylvania $16,784$2,926 $14,502$2,926-
Brown University $15,908$2,202 ---
Average$16,099 $2,697$16,086 $3,748-