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Undergraduate
(in-state)
$21,230
($9,868)
Graduate
(in-state)
$19,157
($11,602)
Books & Supplies $1,263
On-Campus Living Costs $13,594
Off-Campus Living Costs $12,156

Average Costs of Attendance at Illinois Colleges

For academic year 2019-2020, the average costs of attendance (COA) is $36,088 when a student lives on campus and $34,650 when living off campus (based on out-of-state rates). The average undergraduate tuition & fees is $9,868 for Illinois residents and $21,230 for others. The average graduate school tuition & fees is $11,602 for Illinois residents and $19,157 for out of state students. The living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $13,594 when a student lives on campus and $12,156 when living off campus in average.
2019-2020 Average Cost of Attendance
Illinois Colleges
Living On CampusLiving Off Campus
Total$24,726 (In-State)
$36,088 (Out-of-State)
$23,288 (In-State)
$34,650 (Out-of-State)
Tuition & Fees$9,868 (In-State)
$21,230 (Out-of-State)
$9,868 (In-State)
$21,230 (Out-of-State)
Books & Supplies$1,263$1,263
Living Costs$13,594$12,156
[Chart] Average Costs of Attendance - Illinois Colleges

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average undergraduate tuition & fees of Illinois colleges and universities is $9,868 for in-state students and $21,230 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 2.84% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
Illinois Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
In-State$9,199$9,464 $9,805$9,868
Out-Of-State$19,623$20,031 $20,644$21,230
[Chart] Undergraduate Tuition & Fees - Illinois Colleges

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average graduate tuition & fees of Illinois colleges and universities is $11,602 for in-state students and $19,157 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition rates are decreased by -1.71% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Graduate Tuition & Fees
Illinois Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
In-State$11,501$11,813 $12,003$11,602
Out-Of-State$19,691$20,114 $19,491$19,157
[Chart] Graduate Tuition & Fees - Illinois Colleges

Books & Supplies Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the average books & supplies costs of Illinois colleges and universities is $1,263. The books & supplies costs are decreased by -7.15% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Books & Supplies Costs
Illinois Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
Books & Supplies$1,320$1,334 $1,360$1,263
[Chart] Books & Supplies Costs - Illinois Colleges

Average Living Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the average living costs of Illinois colleges and universities is $13,594 when a student lives on campus and $12,156 when living off campus. It includes the costs of room, board, and other expenses. The on-campus living costs are increased by 0.69% compared to the previous year. The off-campus living costs are increased by 4.11% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Living Costs
Illinois Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
On-Campus$12,842$13,007 $13,501$13,594
Off-Campus$11,559$11,710 $11,677$12,156
[Chart] Living Costs - Illinois Colleges