On vs Off-Campus Cost Comparison

On vs Off-Campus Cost Comparison

Returning Residence Students 2020-2021

Off-Campus

Rent Food &
groceries
Services1 Others2 Total
Off-campus example 1
(1 bedroom apartment, hydro not included)
Monthly: $550 $350 $100 $25 $1025
12-month lease: $6600 $4200 $1200 $300 $12,300
Off-campus example 2
(2 bedroom apartment, hydro not included)
Monthly: $475 $350 $100 $25 $950
12-month lease: $5700 $4200 $1200 $300 $11,400
Off-campus example 3
(2 bedroom apartment, hydro not included)
Monthly: $375 $350 $100 $25 $850
12-month lease: $4500 $4200 $1200 $300 $10,200

On-Campus

Rent Food &
groceries
Services1 Others2 Total
Paterson Monthly: $699 $350 $41 $13.75 $1103.75
8-month lease: $5592 $2800 $328 $110 $8830
Renovated Abbott, Kuehner, Munster
Single occupancy bog
Monthly: $696 $620 $41 $13.75 $1370.75
8-month lease: $5568 $4960 $328 $110 $10,966
Mackinnon, Norton, Pollack
Single traditional room
Monthly: $612 $620 $41 $13.75 $1286.75
8-month lease: $4896 $4960 $328 $110 $10,294
Mackinnon, Norton, Pollack
Double traditional room
Monthly: $540 $620 $41 $13.75 $1214.75
8-month lease: $4320 $4960 $328 $110 $9718
Renovated Abbott, Kuehner, Munster
Apartment – Quad – 2 singles
Monthly: $696 $620 $41 $13.75 $1370.75
8-month lease: $5568 $4960 $328 $110 $10,966
Renovated Abbott, Kuehner, Munster
Double with semi-private bathroom
Monthly: $595 $620 $41 $13.75 $1269.75
8-month lease: $4760 $4960 $328 $110 $10,158
Renovated Abbott, Kuehner, Munster
Semi-private double with shared bathroom
Monthly: $615 $620 $41 $13.75 $1289.75
8-month lease: $4920 $4960 $328 $110 $10,318

Assumptions based on 2020-2021 prices for rent in above chart.

1. Electricity and Internet access.
2. Furnishing and services hook-up fee for off-campus and incidental fees for on campus.