Typical Full-time Undergraduate Costs per Year without Financial Aid
South Bend -- In-State Students
2012-13 through 2016-17
These estimated costs are typical for first-year undergraduates with 30 credit hours of enrollment for the academic year.Figures for comparable US institutions can be found on the federal College Navigator website (http://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/).Note that studentsí actual costs may vary from the typical figures below.
  2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 5 Yr % Change
Nominal Dollars
Tuition (Credit Hour Fees) $6,138 $6,227 $6,314 $6,393 $6,478 6%
Required Fees $590 $589 $591 $593 $595 1%
Books & Supplies $1,496 $1,300 $1,300 $1,148 $1,204 -20%
Room & Board
On Campus $8,192 $8,478 $8,596 $8,688 $8,746 7%
Off Campus (not with family) $8,192 $8,478 $8,596 $8,688 $7,170 -12%
Off Campus (with family)3 $2,464 $1,862 $1,902 $1,914 $1,946 -21%
Total Typical Cost of Attendance1,3
On Campus $21,568 $19,079 $19,271 $19,292 $19,441 -10%
Off Campus (not with family) $21,568 $20,873 $21,049 $21,118 $19,245 -11%
Off Campus (with family) $15,840 $14,257 $14,355 $14,344 $14,021 -11%
Constant Dollars2
Value of Dollar $1.05 $1.03 $1.02 $1.02 $1.00 -5%
Total Typical Cost of Attendance1,3
On Campus $22,625 $19,709 $19,599 $19,600 $19,441 -14%
Off Campus (not with family) $22,625 $21,562 $21,407 $21,456 $19,245 -15%
Off Campus (with family) $16,616 $14,728 $14,599 $14,573 $14,021 -16%
1 Includes expenses that vary by students' housing arrangements, including local transportation and reasonable personal expenses, which are not itemized above.
2 Constant dollars for all but the most recent year are based on the average of the calendar year Consumer Price Indices (Urban CPI - all market basket items).The index used for 2015-16 is computed from the average of the June and July 2015 indices.See Table 24, pages 70-71, in the July 2015 CPI Detailed Report:http://www.bls.gov/cpi/cpi_dr.htm
3 Beginning in 2013-14, cost of attendance (COA) estimates were reduced from prior year figures due to a new IU-wide methodology.