Case Western Reserve University

Case Western Housing Costs

Case Western Dorm & Dining Costs and How They Compare?

Knowing all of the expenses related to going to college will enable you to make a good college decision. The costs of supplies, room, and board add up fast!

On this page you will find:

Case Western Living Expenses

In 2020, students at Case Western paid $9,080 for housing and $6,534 for the dining plan.

The next table outlines expected prices at Case Western Reserve University for both on-campus and off-campus housing, meal plans and other expenses.

Expense On Campus Off Campus
Room and Board $16,080 $16,080
— Housing       $9,080
— Meals       $6,534
Other Living Expenses $1,900 $1,900
Books and Supplies $1,200 $1,200
Total $19,180 $19,180

What is Room & Board Over Four Years? The Expected Sum Comes to $75,046

In the past five years, Case Western room and board have changed -0.9% on average each year, compared to a nationwide average change of 2.4%. Incoming first year students in 2021 should expect to spend an average of $19,010 for housing and dining expenses according to today's trends. In their final year an undergraduate would spend approximately $18,843 for a two-year degree, and $18,513 for a bachelor's degree.

The room and board total over the course of four years will be somewhere around $75,046; for two years it would be about $37,854.


* estimated

Details on Living On Campus

Are you wondering whether you may be required to live on campus? If you are a first-time full-time student, some schools may require it. See the table below to find out whether Case Western does or not, as well as the on-campus housing capacity.

Question Answer
Are Freshmen Required to Live on Campus? No
On-Campus Housing Capacity 4,419

Room & Board Costs Higher Than Average

With room, board, books, supplies, and other expenses costing students living on campus $19,180, Case Western Reserve University is above the national average of $14,951.


If you’re considering Case Western Reserve University, here are some more schools you may be interested in knowing more about.

Curious on how these schools stack up against Case Western? Pit them head to head with College Combat, our free interactive tool that lets you compare colleges on the features that matter most to you!

Check out the following matchups:


More about our data sources and methodologies.

Find Schools Near You