​Budget Planning Calculator

What you spend on college will depend as much upon your spending habits as the cost of tuition. For planning purposes it is wise to make an expenditure plan or budget that shows an estimate where you may spend money while in school. We have assembled all the categories for possible expenditure to assist you in your planning. Fill in the form below to make your own budget for one full school year. Add categories where necessary and skip those that do not pertain to you. Refer to the Educational Costs page to get the basic tuition, room and board figures. The form will automatically add everything up for a good approximation on how much one full year of school will cost.