Tuition & Fees

Sticker price vs. out-of-pocket cost

Monmouth offers generous scholarship and need-based grants to help students and families make a private college education affordable. Financial aid is different for every family. Fill out our cost calculator to estimate what kind of aid you might be able to expect. 

2020-2021 academic year costs

Item Cost
Tuition* $41,330
Housing $5,350
Meal Plan $4,280
Orientation Fee $195
Total $51,155

* All textbooks and required digital materials now included!

Orientation fee is for new students only. Housing assumes standard housing; premium housing rates may vary.

Housing costs

The estimate above includes costs for our standard housing options. Below is a more detailed look at housing costs per resident hall. Please note that in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Monmouth has housed students for the 2020-21 academic year in an effort to reduce density in every residence hall, All students who requested private rooms because of COVID-19-related concerns were housed in private rooms at no additional charge this year.

2020-2021 housing charges per semester

Residence Features Charge
Alpha Xi Delta House Double Occupancy $3,150.00
Bowers Hall Double Occupancy $3,150.00
Founder’s Village Includes parking permit $3,150.00
Grier Hall Double Occupancy $3,150.00
Kappa Kappa Gamma House Double Occupancy $3,150.00
Pattee Hall Double Occupancy $3,150.00
Gracie Peterson Hall Double Occupancy $3,150.00
Pi Beta Phi House Double Occupancy $3,150.00
All Others Double Occupancy $2,675.00

Additional charges for rooms per semester

Room Charge
Double room, single occupancy $465.00
Single room, single occupancy $125.00
Private bath $195.00

Meal plan costs

We offer a variety of meal plan options. While cost is the same for each, the number of meal swipes versus flex dollars varies. Meal plans are required for most students living on campus.

2020-2021 Meal plan options per semester

Plan Meals Included Flex Dollars Cost
The Edinburgh ALL ACCESS $215 Flex Dollars $2,140.00
The Haddington 14 meals/week $280 Flex Dollars $2,140.00
The Aberdeen 10 meals/week $430 Flex Dollars $2,140.00
The Perth 50 block (Commuters Only) $125 Flex Dollars $510.00