Realizing all the expenses related to attending college can allow you to make the right college choice. These extra costs of housing, food, and supplies may add up quickly!
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The next table outlines average expected expenses at Mississippi State University for both on-campus and off-campus housing, meal plans and additional charges.
|Expense||On Campus||Off Campus|
|Room and Board||$10,630||$10,630|
|Other Living Expenses||$5,410||$5,410|
|Books and Supplies||$1,200||$1,200|
For the past five years, Mississippi State room and board have changed 2.7% per year on average, compared to a nationwide average change of 2.4%. If existing tendencies in room, board, and other expenses carry on, we predict incoming first years in 2022 to pay about $17,574 in their first year of college. Those young people will likely wind up having to pay roughly $17,917 in their 2nd year, and $18,629 in their 4th year.
Total room and board costs over four years would be around $72,389; for two years it will be about $35,491.
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 Mississippi State does or not, as well as the on-campus housing capacity.
|Are Freshmen Required to Live on Campus?||No|
|On-Campus Housing Capacity||5,333|
With room, board, books, supplies, and additional expenses costing students living on campus $17,240, Mississippi State University is above the U.S. average of $15,282.
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