Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
$49,410
Graduate Tuition & Fees
$27,172
On-campus Living Costs
$17,750
Off-campus Living Costs
$23,675
Undergraduate Tuition per Credit Hour
$1,560
Graduate Tuition per Credit Hour
$1,398

2020 Cost of Attendance

The 2020 tuition & fees of Hofstra University are $49,410 for undergraduate programs. For graduate programs, the tuition & fees are $49,410 for graduate programs.
Compare to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York, the undergraduate tuition & fees are very expensive and the graduate tuition & fees are average.
The average living cost of the school is $17,750 when a student lives in on-campus housing. When a student lives off-campus, the average living cost is $23,675.

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2020 Tuition & fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees at Hofstra University are $49,410 on average over undergraduate programs. The undergraduate tuition & fees have increased by 3.96% from last year.
The 2020 graduate tuition & fees are $27,172 on average. The graduate tuition & fees have increased by 3.86% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 tuition & fees and the tuition trends over the last 5 years.

Tuition Trends Table

2020 Tuition & fees
YearUndergraduateGraduate
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2016$39,400 $1,060$39,400 $1,060
2017$41,100 $1,060$41,100 $1,060
2018$42,900 $1,060$42,900 $1,060
2019$44,640 $1,060$44,640 $1,060
2020$46,450 $1,060$46,450 $1,060
2021$48,315 $1,095$48,315 $1,095

Tuition Trends Chart

2020 Living Costs

The 2020 average on-campus living costs is $17,750 including room & board and other living expenses (a student lives in on-campus housing such as dormitory and school-owned apartment). For students living in off-campus housing, the average living cost is $23,675.
The living cost at the school has increased by 4.12% from last year.
The following table and chart show the living costs changes over the last 5 years.

Living Costs Trends

2020 Living Costs
YearOn-CampusOff-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpensesRoom & BoardOther Expenses
2016$13,330$3,245$17,830$3,180
2017$13,800$3,224$17,315$3,096
2018$14,250$2,050$19,850$2,484
2019$14,998$2,050$20,323$2,508
2020$15,700$2,050$21,083$2,592
2021$16,168$2,050$21,345$2,580

Living Costs Trends Chart

2020 Books & Supplies Costs

The 2020 average cost for purchasing books & supplies is $1,000 at Hofstra University. The books & supplies cost stays same as last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 books & supplies costs and the trends over the last 5 years.

Books & Supplies Costs Trends

Hofstra University 2020 Books & Supplies Costs
YearBooks & Supplies Costs
2016$1,000
2017$1,000
2018$1,000
2019$1,000
2020$1,000
2021$1,000

Books & Supplies Costs Trends Chart

2020 Tuition Per Credit Hour

The 2020 undergraduate tuition per credit hour at Hofstra University is $1,560 on average over undergraduate programs. The undergraduate tuition per credit hour has increased by 4.00% from last year.
The 2020 graduate tuition per credit hour is $1,398 on average. The graduate tuition per credit hour has increased by 4.02% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 tuition per credit hour and its trends over the last 5 years.

Tuition Per Credit Hour Trends Table

2020 Tuition per Credit Hour
YearUndergraduateGraduate
2016$1,325 $1,192
2017$1,380 $1,240
2018$1,438 $1,292
2019$1,500 $1,344
2020$1,560 $1,398
2021$1,622 $1,454

Tuition Per Credit Hour Trends Chart