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Estimated Costs

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The cost to attend Clarkson includes both direct costs (these costs are billed to your student account) and indirect costs (other expenses that you incur).  Direct costs include tuition, fees, room and board (meals).  Indirect costs include the cost of your books and an allowance for personal and transportation expenses.        

2014-2015

 

Resident Students

Commuter Students
(living with parent)

Off-Campus Apartment

Tuition

$41,690

$41,690

$41,690

Fees

$840

$840

$840

Average Room Cost

$7,400

N/A

N/A
Housing Allowance N/A $3,168 $6,122
Food Allowance N/A $1,532 $2,822

Board

$6,320

N/A

N/A
Average Loan Fees $70 $70 $70

Books

$1,416

$1,416

$1,416

Personal Expenses

$802

$802

$802

Transportation Allowance

$1,734

$2,870 $3,040

Total Costs

$60,272

$52,388

$55,802