Living Expenses for Graduate Students

Living Expenses

There is a wide range of rental apartments and houses in the West 51 area. As in any rental market, sharing accommodations is the most cost-effective option.

Apartments closer to the University tend to run a little higher than the area average, but there are both free and low-cost bus options many students utilize if they choose to live farther from the university.

Keep in mind, every individual’s monthly expenses vary based on personal preferences, lifestyle, and habits.

A breakdown of the average monthly living expenses for a current graduate student is as follows: