Room and Board costs include expenses for housing and food. For on-campus and off-campus students the weighted average room and board cost in 2013-2014 is $9,856, which includes $6,817 for room(housing) and $3,309 for board(food). For students that indicated on the FAFSA living with parents, there is no room allowance, just the surveyed average off-campus board amount of $2,565.
Residence Life and Housing has the complete list of on-campus rooms and costs and information about off-campus living including a list of available rentals. For a complete list of meal plans and costs, visit Campus Dining Services. Choosing a residence hall, off-campus housing or meal plan that varies from the average will not affect a student's cost of attendance.