Undergraduate
(in-state)
$21,018
($8,370)
Graduate
(in-state)
$17,812
($14,191)
Books & Supplies $1,405
On-Campus Living Costs $14,081
Off-Campus Living Costs $13,322

Average Costs of Attendance at Virginia Colleges

For academic year 2019-2020, the average costs of attendance (COA) is $36,504 when a student lives on campus and $35,745 when living off campus (based on out-of-state rates). The average undergraduate tuition & fees is $8,370 for Virginia residents and $21,018 for others. The average graduate school tuition & fees is $14,191 for Virginia residents and $17,812 for out of state students. The living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $14,081 when a student lives on campus and $13,322 when living off campus in average.
2019-2020 Average Cost of Attendance
Virginia Colleges
Living On CampusLiving Off Campus
Total$23,855 (In-State)
$36,504 (Out-of-State)
$23,097 (In-State)
$35,745 (Out-of-State)
Tuition & Fees$8,370 (In-State)
$21,018 (Out-of-State)
$8,370 (In-State)
$21,018 (Out-of-State)
Books & Supplies$1,405$1,405
Living Costs$14,081$13,322
[Chart] Average Costs of Attendance - Virginia Colleges

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average undergraduate tuition & fees of Virginia colleges and universities is $8,370 for in-state students and $21,018 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 1.81% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
Virginia Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
In-State$7,447$7,744 $8,263$8,370
Out-Of-State$19,410$19,938 $20,644$21,018
[Chart] Undergraduate Tuition & Fees - Virginia Colleges

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average graduate tuition & fees of Virginia colleges and universities is $14,191 for in-state students and $17,812 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition rates are increased by 1.07% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Graduate Tuition & Fees
Virginia Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
In-State$12,917$13,231 $13,695$14,191
Out-Of-State$17,481$16,778 $17,623$17,812
[Chart] Graduate Tuition & Fees - Virginia Colleges

Books & Supplies Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the average books & supplies costs of Virginia colleges and universities is $1,405. The books & supplies costs are increased by 5.90% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Books & Supplies Costs
Virginia Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
Books & Supplies$1,297$1,318 $1,326$1,405
[Chart] Books & Supplies Costs - Virginia Colleges

Average Living Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the average living costs of Virginia colleges and universities is $14,081 when a student lives on campus and $13,322 when living off campus. It includes the costs of room, board, and other expenses. The on-campus living costs are increased by 2.00% compared to the previous year. The off-campus living costs are increased by 2.54% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Living Costs
Virginia Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
On-Campus$13,361$13,524 $13,805$14,081
Off-Campus$12,382$13,053 $12,993$13,322
[Chart] Living Costs - Virginia Colleges