Purdue University
Data Digest
Purdue Links
Fast Facts Students Instruction and Student Life Faculty and Staff Finance Facilities Research
Peer University Comparisons Addtional Facts and Figures Regional Campuses System-wide Definitions
Data Digest Home Site Map Site Search
Peer University Comparisons
Comparison of Residence Hall Rates at Big Ten Universities
(for Academic Year 2005-06)

Return to Peer University Comparisons links
Download a PDF of this page (Adobe Acrobat Reader Required).

Universities
Predominant Rate Double Room w/Board
Rank
Predominant Meal Plan (per week)

Northwestern University
$9,492
1
16
University of Michigan
7,728
2
13
University of Iowa
7,041
3
20
University of Minnesota
6,787
4
14
University of Illinois
6,708
5
14
Purdue University
6,640
6
15**
Ohio State University
6,638
7
10*
Pennsylvania State University
6,530
8
12
Indiana University
6,250
9
---***
Michigan State University
5,744
10
20
University of Wisconsin
5,634
11
---****

*Includes 300 points (dollars) that may be used in any food operation.
**includes $350 annual amount that may be used to purchase food in any Residence Hall cash operation.
***Includes $2,390 annual allowance that may be used to purchase food in any food operation.
****$920 in debit plan.



Source: Housing and Food Services Business Office


Purdue Links - Apply Purdue Links - Request Info Purdue Links - Visit Purdue Links - Giving