University announces 3.7 percent tuition increase
Observer Staff Report | Tuesday, February 23, 2016
The University announced undergraduate tuition and fees will increase 3.7 percent for the 2016-17 academic year to $49,685 in a press release Friday.
“Average room and board rates of $14,358 will bring total student charges to $64,043,” the release stated. “The percentage increase matches that of last year and is the lowest at Notre Dame in more than a half century.”
The increase in 2014, 2013, 2012 and 2011 was 3.8 percent.
“The charges were set by the Board of Trustees at its Jan. 29 meeting,” the release stated.
According to the 2015-2016 Bulletin of Information, the basic fee for an on-campus student for the academic year ranges from $30,881.50 to $31,137.50 per semester. The tuition and fees for the full-time off-campus student is $23,964.50 per semester for the 2015–2016 academic year.