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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 $61,788. University of Chicago ($60,552) 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 (2020)
NameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateEnrollment
Columbia University in the City of New YorkPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew York, NY$61,7886%31,077
University of ChicagoPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsChicago, IL$60,5527%17,002
Trinity CollegePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHartford, CT$59,05034%2,235
Franklin and Marshall CollegePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLancaster, PA$58,80035%2,309
Vassar CollegePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsPoughkeepsie, NY$58,77025%2,456
Harvey Mudd CollegePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsClaremont, CA$58,66014%902
Amherst CollegePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAmherst, MA$58,64013%1,855
Tufts UniversityPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMedford, MA$58,57815%11,586
Kenyon CollegePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsGambier, OH$58,57036%1,730
Reed CollegePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsPortland, OR$58,44035%1,503