univstats

Expensive Colleges to Attend

We select the most expensive colleges/universities in United States. Those schools have the most highest tuition & fees besides room, board, and other living expenses. Columbia University in the City of New York requires the most expensive tuition & fees as of $60,578. University of Chicago ($59,298) and Trinity College ($59,050) have the expensive tuition & fees followed by Columbia University in the City of New York. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the lowest tuition & fees.
Expensive Colleges to Attend (2019-2020)
NameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateEnrollment
1Columbia University in the City of New York
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew York, NY
$60,5785%31,077
2University of Chicago
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsChicago, IL
$59,2986%17,002
3Trinity College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHartford, CT
$59,05033%2,235
4Franklin and Marshall College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLancaster, PA
$58,80030%2,309
5Vassar College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsPoughkeepsie, NY
$58,77024%2,456
6Harvey Mudd College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsClaremont, CA
$58,66014%902
7Amherst College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAmherst, MA
$58,64011%1,855
8Tufts University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMedford, MA
$58,57815%11,586
9Kenyon College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsGambier, OH
$58,48034%1,730
10Reed College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsPortland, OR
$58,44039%1,503