2020-21 Residence Hall Rates

This section allows for a quick scan of all of Columbia’s costs for on-campus housing.

University Center / 525 S. State St. Cost per term (semi-suite rates include mandatory meal plan) 
Private room suite single* $9,301
Deluxe double semi-suite single* $7,081
Semi-suite single* $7,081
Single shared apartment $6,250

*Residents assigned to traditional-style semi-suites in the University Center are required to purchase MANDATORY meal plans, reflected in the cost above, as these units do not include kitchens. Residents assigned to apartments can purchase an optional supplementary meal plan.

University Center / 525 S. State St. Total cost per year** (semi-suite rates include mandatory meal plan)
Private room suite single* $18,602
Deluxe double semi-suite single* $14,162
Semi-suite single* $14,162
Single shared apartment $12,500

*Residents assigned to traditional-style semi-suites in the University Center are required to purchase MANDATORY meal plans, reflected in the cost above, as these units do not include kitchens. Residents assigned to apartments can purchase an optional supplementary meal plan.

**Entire year includes the Fall and Spring semesters. Students are billed per term. 

30 E. Balbo Room cost per term
Single in shared apartment $6,250
Double single shared apartment $5,610
Small double single shared apartment $5,000
Studio apartment $8,345
30 E. Balbo Total cost per year*
Single shared apartment $12,500
Double single shared apartment $11,220
Small double single shared apartment $10,000
Studio apartment $16,690

*Entire year includes the Fall and spring semesters. Student are billed per term.

The Dwight / 642 S. Clark St. Room cost per term
Single shared apartment $6,250
Double single shared apartment $5,610
Small double single shared apartment $5,000
The Dwight / 642 S. Clark St. Total cost per year*
Single shared apartment $12,500
Double single shared apartment $11,220
Small double single shared apartment $10,000

*Entire year includes the Fall and Spring semesters. Students are billed per term.

The Arc / 37 W. Van Buren St. Room cost per term
Single shared apartment $6,250
Double single shared apartment $5,610
Studio apartment $8,345
The Arc / 37 W. Van Buren St. Total cost per year*
Single shared apartment $12,500
Double single shared apartment $11,220
Studio Apartment $16,690

*Entire year includes the Fall and Spring semesters. Students are billed per term.

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