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Undergraduate
(in-state)
$15,462
($7,551)
Graduate
(in-state)
$16,513
($8,898)
Books & Supplies $1,791
On-Campus Living Costs $14,400
Off-Campus Living Costs $15,129

Average Costs of Attendance at Louisiana Colleges

For academic year 2020-2021, the average costs of attendance (COA) is $31,654 when a student lives on campus and $32,382 when living off campus (based on out-of-state rates). The average undergraduate tuition & fees is $7,551 for Louisiana residents and $15,462 for others. The average graduate school tuition & fees is $8,898 for Louisiana residents and $16,513 for out of state students. The living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $14,400 when a student lives on campus and $15,129 when living off campus in average.
2020-2021 Average Cost of Attendance
Louisiana Colleges
Living On CampusLiving Off Campus
Total$23,743 (In-State)
$31,654 (Out-of-State)
$24,472 (In-State)
$32,382 (Out-of-State)
Tuition & Fees$7,551 (In-State)
$15,462 (Out-of-State)
$7,551 (In-State)
$15,462 (Out-of-State)
Books & Supplies$1,791$1,791
Living Costs$14,400$15,129
[Chart] Average Costs of Attendance - Louisiana Colleges

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2020-2021, the average undergraduate tuition & fees of Louisiana colleges and universities is $7,551 for in-state students and $15,462 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are decreased by -4.76% compared to the previous year.
2020-2021 Average Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
Louisiana Colleges and Universities
2018201920202021
In-State$6,292$6,432 $6,653$7,551
Out-Of-State$14,936$15,546 $16,235$15,462
[Chart] Undergraduate Tuition & Fees - Louisiana Colleges

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2020-2021, the average graduate tuition & fees of Louisiana colleges and universities is $8,898 for in-state students and $16,513 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition rates are decreased by -10.84% compared to the previous year.
2020-2021 Average Graduate Tuition & Fees
Louisiana Colleges and Universities
2018201920202021
In-State$9,536$9,688 $9,899$8,898
Out-Of-State$17,487$17,911 $18,521$16,513
[Chart] Graduate Tuition & Fees - Louisiana Colleges

Books & Supplies Costs

For academic year 2020-2021, the average books & supplies costs of Louisiana colleges and universities is $1,791. The books & supplies costs are increased by 36.22% compared to the previous year.
2020-2021 Average Books & Supplies Costs
Louisiana Colleges and Universities
2018201920202021
Books & Supplies$1,409$1,313 $1,315$1,791
[Chart] Books & Supplies Costs - Louisiana Colleges

Average Living Costs

For academic year 2020-2021, the average living costs of Louisiana colleges and universities is $14,400 when a student lives on campus and $15,129 when living off campus. It includes the costs of room, board, and other expenses. The on-campus living costs are increased by 3.53% compared to the previous year. The off-campus living costs are increased by 2.97% compared to the previous year.
2020-2021 Average Living Costs
Louisiana Colleges and Universities
2018201920202021
On-Campus$13,185$13,783 $13,909$14,400
Off-Campus$13,928$14,394 $14,693$15,129
[Chart] Living Costs - Louisiana Colleges