Tuition and Fees and Room and Board over Time (Unweighted)
Unweighted average prices count each institution equally, while the weighted prices reported throughout Trends in College Pricing give more weight to institutions with larger numbers of full-time students.
Table 3: Average Tuition and Fees and Room and Board (Unweighted) in Current Dollars and in 2017 Dollars, 1987-88 to 2017-18
Notes & Sources
NOTES: Average tuition and fee prices reflect in-district charges for public two-year institutions and in-state charges for public four-year institutions. Components may not sum to totals because of rounding.
SOURCE: College Board, Annual Survey of Colleges.