Cost of Attendance
Reed College is known for offering a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs in a variety of streams, providing excellent training to students. Compared to the tuition fees charged at most institutions, the expense of education at RC is quite high. As per the 2020 - 2021 official information, the average cost for the undergraduate courses offered at the college adds up to about $58,440, which includes the total tuition fees and other expenses. The housing facilities, books and supplies, and other expenses cost $14,620, $1,050, and $1,561, respectively.
Students should understand that the tuition fees charged for their degree programs is not the only expense that is involved in the cost of attending the university. They will be required to plan for various other expenses associated with the cost of attendance, including lodging, dining, textbooks, supplies, and the cost of living, among other things. For students attending the university, the total tuition and fees for one year add up to about $58,440. Apart from that, they should also pay an average amount of $1,050 toward books and supplies, $13,085 for room and boarding charges, and $1,561 toward other expenses in a year. So, the overall cost of attending RC comes out to be about $74,136 per year, according to the most recent information available.
Avg. Net Price
$0 to $30,000
$30,001 to $48,000
$48,001 to $75,000
$75,001 to $110,000
As for the net cost for attending RC, the actual amount depends on the annual family income of the candidate. The net price is nothing but the actual amount that a student is required to pay in a year. Usually, the individuals who have a higher family income will be required to pay a higher net amount, too. So, it all essentially depends on the family income bracket of the student. At RC, the average net price is estimated to be around $32,069. Candidates whose annual family income is less than $30,000 will have to pay a net amount of $13,630. For the individuals whose income is somewhere between $30,001 and $48,000, the amount comes to $13,123. The amount stands at $19,277 for an annual income between $48,001 and $75,000, $26,961 for the $75,001-$110,000 income bracket, and $47,974 for a family income above $110,000.
For students pursuing undergraduate courses at Reed College, the tuition and fees are estimated to be $58,440 per year. They would also be required to pay around $13,085 for their room and boarding expenses. In this way, for one year, the total cost for undergraduate students comes to around $74,136.
The cost per credit hour – the total program cost divided by the total number of credit hours of the program – that the student has to pay to attend Reed College varies between graduate and undergraduate degrees. At RC, the cost per credit hour for graduate courses is $449. At present, Reed College also offers various online programs to students across as many as 33 different majors.
Now, coming to the lodging and related expenses at RC, the actual amount to be paid varies based on whether the candidate opts to live on-campus or off-campus. The on-campus logding facilities cost $16,181 per year, while students have to pay $13,111 a year for off-campus housing. For on-campus students at the university, the room and board charges total around $14,620 per year, while the amount charged for off-campus candidates stands at $11,550. On the other hand, the charges toward books and supplies come to around $1,050. Apart from these, the other expenses that a candidate needs to plan for add up to around $1,561.
Housing & Other Expenses
Room & Boards
Book & Supplies
The current projected cost of attending a four-year graduate course, along with the living expenses, at Reed College is around $373,663 as per official data. In contrast, the total expenses for undergraduate students amounted to $32,069 in 2018-2019, $31,977 in 2017-2018, and $32,097 in 2016-2017.