Oklahoma State University - Main Campus

OSU Housing Costs

What is the Cost of Living at Oklahoma State University - Main Campus ?

Make the right college choice for you by understanding the true cost of college. Start by knowing just how much you will be paying each year for food, housing, books and more.

On this page you will find:

OSU Living Expenses In 2020, OSU students spent $5,096 for housing and $4,010 for the meal plan.

The table below shows the anticipated prices of both on-campus and off-campus housing and dining plans for Oklahoma State University - Main Campus.

Expense On Campus Off Campus
Room and Board $9,340 $9,340
— Housing       $5,096
— Meals       $4,010
Other Living Expenses $4,740 $4,740
Books and Supplies $1,140 $1,140
Total $15,220 $15,220

Will You Spend 4 Years On Campus? Expected Cost is $62,052

For the past five years, OSU meal plans and housing costs have changed 1.5% on average each year, compared to a nationwide average change of 2.4%. If the latest trends persist, 2021 incoming freshmen will spend about $15,333 in housing, meals and other costs in the first year of school. Two-year students might spend close to $15,451 in their last year, while bachelor's degree students will probably spend about $15,695 in their last year.

Total room and board costs over four years would be approximately $62,052; for just two years it would be about $30,784.


* estimated

More Details on Campus Living Arrangements

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 OSU 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 6,390

Room, Board & Living Expenses are About Average

Living expenses for students living on campus at Oklahoma State University - Main Campus are $15,220, close to the nationwide average of $14,951.


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