univstats
Undergraduate
(in-state)
$20,257
($6,331)
Graduate
(in-state)
$12,810
($11,023)
Books & Supplies $1,259
On-Campus Living Costs $12,324
Off-Campus Living Costs $12,091

Average Costs of Attendance at Kentucky Colleges

For academic year 2019-2020, the average costs of attendance (COA) is $33,839 when a student lives on campus and $33,606 when living off campus (based on out-of-state rates). The average undergraduate tuition & fees is $6,331 for Kentucky residents and $20,257 for others. The average graduate school tuition & fees is $11,023 for Kentucky residents and $12,810 for out of state students. The living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $12,324 when a student lives on campus and $12,091 when living off campus in average.
2019-2020 Average Cost of Attendance
Kentucky Colleges
Living On CampusLiving Off Campus
Total$19,914 (In-State)
$33,839 (Out-of-State)
$19,680 (In-State)
$33,606 (Out-of-State)
Tuition & Fees$6,331 (In-State)
$20,257 (Out-of-State)
$6,331 (In-State)
$20,257 (Out-of-State)
Books & Supplies$1,259$1,259
Living Costs$12,324$12,091
[Chart] Average Costs of Attendance - Kentucky Colleges

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average undergraduate tuition & fees of Kentucky colleges and universities is $6,331 for in-state students and $20,257 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 1.51% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
Kentucky Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
In-State$5,784$6,000 $6,190$6,331
Out-Of-State$18,396$19,077 $19,956$20,257
[Chart] Undergraduate Tuition & Fees - Kentucky Colleges

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average graduate tuition & fees of Kentucky colleges and universities is $11,023 for in-state students and $12,810 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition rates are decreased by -1.62% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Graduate Tuition & Fees
Kentucky Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
In-State$10,780$10,743 $10,906$11,023
Out-Of-State$13,105$12,838 $13,021$12,810
[Chart] Graduate Tuition & Fees - Kentucky Colleges

Books & Supplies Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the average books & supplies costs of Kentucky colleges and universities is $1,259. The books & supplies costs are decreased by -0.63% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Books & Supplies Costs
Kentucky Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
Books & Supplies$1,256$1,287 $1,267$1,259
[Chart] Books & Supplies Costs - Kentucky Colleges

Average Living Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the average living costs of Kentucky colleges and universities is $12,324 when a student lives on campus and $12,091 when living off campus. It includes the costs of room, board, and other expenses. The on-campus living costs are increased by 0.37% compared to the previous year. The off-campus living costs are increased by 2.56% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Living Costs
Kentucky Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
On-Campus$11,681$12,023 $12,278$12,324
Off-Campus$11,247$11,611 $11,788$12,091
[Chart] Living Costs - Kentucky Colleges