The average cost of attending a private four-year institution was $37,650. These averages are based on the published price at a college or university. This includes tuition and room and board.
There are other fees and costs to factor in including the cost of room and board, books, and other supplies.
Transportation is another major category of expenses for college students. Will you have a car on campus? If so, plan to pay for gas, insurance, and a parking permit.
There are any additional personal expenses like eating out, and laundry, To get an idea of how much you’ll spend every month, you could review your current spending.