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Ivy League Tuition and Fees 2021-22

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There are so many things to consider when choosing which colleges and universities to apply to, including, but not limited to: location, distance from home, alumni network, graduation rate, degree requirements, study abroad and research opportunities, internships, coursework, specialized programs, school size, professor to student ratio, campus vibe and (drumroll, please!) cost. 

This is what you can expect to pay should you be accepted to one of the Ivy League colleges this year:

Columbia University

Tuition: $58,920

Room and Board: $15,130

Mandatory Fees: $2,751

Books and Personal Expenses: $3,538

Total: $80,339/year

Harvard University

Tuition: $49,653

Room and board: $18,389

Student Services Fee: $3,109

Student Health Fee: $1,206

Total: $72,357/year

Dartmouth College

Tuition: $58,953

Room and board: $17,586

Additional Fees: $1,917

Books and Personal Expenses: $3,045

Total: $81,501

Yale University

Tuition: $59,950

Room and board: $17,800

Books and Personal Expenses: $3,000

Total: $80,750

University of Pennsylvania

Tuition: $54,652

Room and board: $17,304

Additional Fees: $7,058

Books and Personal Expenses: $4,284

Total: $83,298

Cornell University

NY State Resident Tuition: $40,382

Non-NY State Resident Tuition: $60,286

Room and board: $16,396

Books and Personal Expenses: $2,876

Additional Fees: $720

Total for NY Resident: $80,278

Total for Non-NY Resident: $60,374

Princeton University

Tuition: $56,010

Room and board: $18,180

Additional Fees: $3,500

Total: $77,690

The financial cost of your education is an incredibly important consideration. Along with an impressive degree from an elite university, you may find yourself with a lot of student debt. Of course, each of these schools offers financial assistance, and we encourage you to explore your options!

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