Tuition and Fees and Room and Board over Time (Unweighted)

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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

Average Tuition and Fees and Room and Board (Unweighted) in Current Dollars and in 2017 Dollars, 1986-87 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.