Undergraduate
(in-state)
$20,273
($6,751)
Graduate
(in-state)
$18,600
($11,564)
Books & Supplies $1,285
On-Campus Living Costs $13,455
Off-Campus Living Costs $12,539

Average Costs of Attendance at Ohio Colleges

For academic year 2019-2020, the average costs of attendance (COA) is $35,013 when a student lives on campus and $34,098 when living off campus (based on out-of-state rates). The average undergraduate tuition & fees is $6,751 for Ohio residents and $20,273 for others. The average graduate school tuition & fees is $11,564 for Ohio residents and $18,600 for out of state students. The living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $13,455 when a student lives on campus and $12,539 when living off campus in average.
2019-2020 Average Cost of Attendance
Ohio Colleges
Living On CampusLiving Off Campus
Total$21,491 (In-State)
$35,013 (Out-of-State)
$20,575 (In-State)
$34,098 (Out-of-State)
Tuition & Fees$6,751 (In-State)
$20,273 (Out-of-State)
$6,751 (In-State)
$20,273 (Out-of-State)
Books & Supplies$1,285$1,285
Living Costs$13,455$12,539
[Chart] Average Costs of Attendance - Ohio Colleges

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average undergraduate tuition & fees of Ohio colleges and universities is $6,751 for in-state students and $20,273 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 3.63% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
Ohio Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
In-State$6,192$6,226 $6,533$6,751
Out-Of-State$18,617$19,016 $19,562$20,273
[Chart] Undergraduate Tuition & Fees - Ohio Colleges

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average graduate tuition & fees of Ohio colleges and universities is $11,564 for in-state students and $18,600 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition rates are increased by 1.01% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Graduate Tuition & Fees
Ohio Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
In-State$11,167$11,331 $11,607$11,564
Out-Of-State$17,828$17,992 $18,415$18,600
[Chart] Graduate Tuition & Fees - Ohio Colleges

Books & Supplies Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the average books & supplies costs of Ohio colleges and universities is $1,285. The books & supplies costs are decreased by -1.56% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Books & Supplies Costs
Ohio Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
Books & Supplies$1,365$1,366 $1,306$1,285
[Chart] Books & Supplies Costs - Ohio Colleges

Average Living Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the average living costs of Ohio colleges and universities is $13,455 when a student lives on campus and $12,539 when living off campus. It includes the costs of room, board, and other expenses. The on-campus living costs are increased by 2.44% compared to the previous year. The off-campus living costs are increased by 2.18% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Living Costs
Ohio Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
On-Campus$12,457$12,773 $13,134$13,455
Off-Campus$11,819$11,972 $12,272$12,539
[Chart] Living Costs - Ohio Colleges