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Cost of Attendance (COA)

The following table compares the 2022 costs of attendance between best schools in Rhode Island. For state residents, the average COA is $32,398 when living on campus and $28,777 when living off campus. For out-of-state students, the average COA is $62,562 when living on campus and $58,941 when living off campus. The COA includes tuition, fees, books & supplies, room & board costs, and other living expenses.
2022 Cost Of Attendance Comparison Between Best Schools In Rhode Island
RankNameTuition & FeesBooks & SuppliesLiving Costs
In-StateOut-of-StateOn-CampusOff-Campus
1Brown University$62,304 $1,652 $18,614 -
2Providence College$55,988 $1,150 $17,272 $13,810
3University of Rhode Island$15,332$33,354 $1,250 $16,114 $15,032
4Rhode Island College$10,702$25,900 $1,200 $15,362 $16,554
5Bryant University$47,782 $1,400 $17,761 $13,500
6Salve Regina University$44,200 $1,500 $19,440 $15,090
7Roger Williams University$39,594 $900 $19,362 $15,280
8Johnson & Wales University-Providence$36,324 $1,800 $20,270 $11,558
Average$13,017$43,181$1,357$18,024$14,403

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The following table compares 2021-2022 undergraduate tuition & fees between best schools in Rhode Island. The average undergraduate tuition & fees is $13,017 for in-state students and $43,181 for out-of-state students. The 2021-2022 undergraduate tuition & fees of best schools in Rhode Island are increased by 3.65% compared to the previous year.
Among the best schools in Rhode Island, Brown University requires the most expensive tuition & fees of $62,304 and Rhode Island College has the lowest tuition & fees of $25,900 for undergraduate programs.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fess Comparison Between Best Schools In Rhode Island
RankName2020-20212021-2022
In-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-State
1Brown University$60,584$62,304
2Providence College$54,388$55,988
3University of Rhode Island$15,004$32,578$15,332$33,354
4Rhode Island College$10,260$24,735$10,702$25,900
5Bryant University$46,863$47,782
6Salve Regina University$42,920$44,200
7Roger Williams University$36,826$39,594
8Johnson & Wales University-Providence$34,376$36,324
Average$12,632$41,659$13,017$43,181

Graduate Tuition & Fees

The following table compares 2021-2022 graduate tuition & fees between best schools in Rhode Island. The average graduate tuition & fees is $12,956 for state residents and $26,500 for out-of-state students. The 2021-2022 graduate tuition & fees of best schools in Rhode Island are increased by 13.77% compared to the previous year.
Among the best schools in Rhode Island, Brown University requires the most expensive graduate tuition & fees of $60,944 and Providence College has the lowest graduate tuition & fees of $9,750.
Graduate Tuition & Fess Comparison Between Best Schools In Rhode Island
RankName2020-20212021-2022
In-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-State
1Brown University$60,363$62,083
2Providence College$9,750$9,750
3University of Rhode Island$15,964$29,082$16,322$29,774
4Rhode Island College$9,036$16,884$9,590$17,834
5Bryant University$26,832$47,720
6Salve Regina University$11,370$11,730
7Roger Williams University$17,916$18,406
8Johnson & Wales University-Providence$14,148$14,706
Average$12,500$23,293$12,956$26,500

Room & Board, Other Living Expenses

The following table compares living costs including room, board, and other expenses between best schools in Rhode Island. Each cost is in average and may vary by room types, meal plan, and other living styles. For academic year 2021-2022, the average living costs of best schools in Rhode Island is $18,024 when a student lives on campus and $14,403 when living off campus.
Living Costs Comparison Between Best Schools In Rhode Island
RankNameOn-CampusOff-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpensesRoom & BoardOther ExpensesOther Expenses (living with family)
1Brown University $16,346$2,268 ---
2Providence College $16,060$1,212 $12,200$1,610-
3University of Rhode Island $13,618$2,496 $10,486$4,546-
4Rhode Island College $13,162$2,200 $14,354$2,200-
5Bryant University $16,211$1,550 $10,000$3,500-
6Salve Regina University $15,870$3,570 $11,520$3,570-
7Roger Williams University $16,012$3,350 $12,360$2,920-
8Johnson & Wales University-Providence $18,212$2,058 $9,500$2,058-
Average$15,686 $2,338$11,489 $2,915-
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