univstats
Undergraduate
(in-state)
$18,852
($9,779)
Graduate
(in-state)
$21,584
($16,880)
Books & Supplies $1,076
On-Campus Living Costs $12,521
Off-Campus Living Costs $16,613

Average Costs of Attendance at New Jersey Colleges

For academic year 2019-2020, the average costs of attendance (COA) is $32,450 when a student lives on campus and $36,542 when living off campus (based on out-of-state rates). The average undergraduate tuition & fees is $9,779 for New Jersey residents and $18,852 for others. The average graduate school tuition & fees is $16,880 for New Jersey residents and $21,584 for out of state students. The living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $12,521 when a student lives on campus and $16,613 when living off campus in average.
2019-2020 Average Cost of Attendance
New Jersey Colleges
Living On CampusLiving Off Campus
Total$23,376 (In-State)
$32,450 (Out-of-State)
$27,468 (In-State)
$36,542 (Out-of-State)
Tuition & Fees$9,779 (In-State)
$18,852 (Out-of-State)
$9,779 (In-State)
$18,852 (Out-of-State)
Books & Supplies$1,076$1,076
Living Costs$12,521$16,613
[Chart] Average Costs of Attendance - New Jersey Colleges

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average undergraduate tuition & fees of New Jersey colleges and universities is $9,779 for in-state students and $18,852 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are decreased by -0.49% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
New Jersey Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
In-State$9,042$9,338 $9,621$9,779
Out-Of-State$18,962$19,102 $18,944$18,852
[Chart] Undergraduate Tuition & Fees - New Jersey Colleges

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average graduate tuition & fees of New Jersey colleges and universities is $16,880 for in-state students and $21,584 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition rates are increased by 1.16% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Graduate Tuition & Fees
New Jersey Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
In-State$15,864$16,213 $16,574$16,880
Out-Of-State$20,613$21,194 $21,336$21,584
[Chart] Graduate Tuition & Fees - New Jersey Colleges

Books & Supplies Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the average books & supplies costs of New Jersey colleges and universities is $1,076. The books & supplies costs are decreased by -5.37% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Books & Supplies Costs
New Jersey Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
Books & Supplies$1,212$1,197 $1,137$1,076
[Chart] Books & Supplies Costs - New Jersey Colleges

Average Living Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the average living costs of New Jersey colleges and universities is $12,521 when a student lives on campus and $16,613 when living off campus. It includes the costs of room, board, and other expenses. The on-campus living costs are increased by 0.43% compared to the previous year. The off-campus living costs are increased by 3.98% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Living Costs
New Jersey Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
On-Campus$13,309$13,052 $12,467$12,521
Off-Campus$15,315$15,498 $15,978$16,613
[Chart] Living Costs - New Jersey Colleges