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Undergraduate
(in-state)
$16,235
($6,653)
Graduate
(in-state)
$18,521
($9,899)
Books & Supplies $1,315
On-Campus Living Costs $13,909
Off-Campus Living Costs $14,693

Average Costs of Attendance at Louisiana Colleges

For academic year 2019-2020, the average costs of attendance (COA) is $31,459 when a student lives on campus and $32,243 when living off campus (based on out-of-state rates). The average undergraduate tuition & fees is $6,653 for Louisiana residents and $16,235 for others. The average graduate school tuition & fees is $9,899 for Louisiana residents and $18,521 for out of state students. The living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $13,909 when a student lives on campus and $14,693 when living off campus in average.
2019-2020 Average Cost of Attendance
Louisiana Colleges
Living On CampusLiving Off Campus
Total$21,877 (In-State)
$31,459 (Out-of-State)
$22,661 (In-State)
$32,243 (Out-of-State)
Tuition & Fees$6,653 (In-State)
$16,235 (Out-of-State)
$6,653 (In-State)
$16,235 (Out-of-State)
Books & Supplies$1,315$1,315
Living Costs$13,909$14,693
[Chart] Average Costs of Attendance - Louisiana Colleges

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average undergraduate tuition & fees of Louisiana colleges and universities is $6,653 for in-state students and $16,235 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 4.43% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
Louisiana Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
In-State$6,094$6,292 $6,432$6,653
Out-Of-State$15,268$14,936 $15,546$16,235
[Chart] Undergraduate Tuition & Fees - Louisiana Colleges

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average graduate tuition & fees of Louisiana colleges and universities is $9,899 for in-state students and $18,521 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition rates are increased by 3.40% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Graduate Tuition & Fees
Louisiana Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
In-State$9,305$9,536 $9,688$9,899
Out-Of-State$18,921$17,487 $17,911$18,521
[Chart] Graduate Tuition & Fees - Louisiana Colleges

Books & Supplies Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the average books & supplies costs of Louisiana colleges and universities is $1,315. The books & supplies costs are increased by 0.16% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Books & Supplies Costs
Louisiana Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
Books & Supplies$1,403$1,409 $1,313$1,315
[Chart] Books & Supplies Costs - Louisiana Colleges

Average Living Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the average living costs of Louisiana colleges and universities is $13,909 when a student lives on campus and $14,693 when living off campus. It includes the costs of room, board, and other expenses. The on-campus living costs are increased by 0.91% compared to the previous year. The off-campus living costs are increased by 2.08% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Living Costs
Louisiana Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
On-Campus$12,738$13,185 $13,783$13,909
Off-Campus$13,463$13,928 $14,394$14,693
[Chart] Living Costs - Louisiana Colleges