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Lehigh Housing Costs

$9,030 On-Campus Room Typical Cost
$6,300 On-Campus Meals Typical Cost
$1,000 Books & Supplies Typical Cost
$1,065 Other Living Expenses Typical Cost

How Much Will it Cost to Live at Lehigh University ?

Are you aware of how much it will cost to live on campus? Check out how much extra the cost of living is at Lehigh .

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Lehigh Living Expenses Housing and meal plans are priced out separately at Lehigh. The standard student paid $9,030 for housing and $6,300 for dining in 2021.

Learn Lehigh University costs for both on-campus and off-campus housing, along with meals along with other charges in the the next table.

ExpenseOn CampusOff Campus
Room and Board$15,330$15,330
— Housing      $9,030
— Meals      $6,300
Other Living Expenses$1,065$1,065
Books and Supplies$1,000$1,000

Planning on Spending 4 Years On Campus? Expected Cost is $76,361

There has been an average 4.1% price change every year for the past five years in Lehigh housing and dining costs, compared to a nationwide average change of 2.4%. If today's trends in housing and meal expenses go on, we predict incoming first years in 2022 to be charged about $18,045 for their first year of college. In their last year an undergraduate might spend around $18,722 for an associate degree, and $20,165 for a four-year degree.

Total room and board costs over four years will be around $76,361; for two years it would be about $36,767.


* estimated

How to Finance Your Lehigh Education?

More on Your Campus Home

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 Lehigh does or not, as well as the on-campus housing capacity.

Are Freshmen Required to Live on Campus?No
On-Campus Housing Capacity2,856

Above Average Campus Living Expenses

Lehigh room, board, books, supplies and other expenses cost students $17,395, which is above the national average of $15,282.


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