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Board Charges



Estimated Food Charges

Indirect Charges: These are estimated expenses you will incur while attending school.


The Financial Aid Office uses $452 per month as an estimate of how much you may spend to eat during the time period you are enrolled in school. We looked at the USDA report of monthly cost of food and used, single male age 18-50 on a liberal food plan of $355 as a base, and then considered that living in NYC to be slightly more expensive then an average person in the United States, and came up with an estimate of $452. That does not mean you should spend that much. But it gives a liberal allowance and estimate of what you might expect to spend.


United States Department of Agriculture Monthly cost of food October 2011