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During the summer preceding the academic year, each student receives a complete bill for tuition and fees. Scholarship and grant awards from Marietta College and federal and state sources are noted on college bills. Outside awards, campus jobs, and loans are not shown as credits until funds are received.

Advance payment is required.

Marietta College's students and families have a variety of options for making payments. For more information, read When financial aid doesn't cover everything.

2023-24 Estimated Cost of Attendance

Housing (average)$8,232
Food (21 meals per week)$7,962

Total Standard Cost:$55,068

* Additional meal plans and housing options are available, which may increase or decrease a student's total cost from the standard rates above.
** Food and housing costs are based on guidance from the FAFSA Simplification Act. Housing costs are based on the average amount assessed for Marietta College students. Food costs are based on a standard food allowance that provides the equivalent of three meals each day.
*** The College also charges a $420 new student onboarding fee.

2023-24 Direct Costs of Attendance

Standard Housing & Food

Housing (standard)$7,234
Freedom 14 Meal Plan (standard)$5,310

Total Standard Cost:$51,418

Upgraded room Rates

Suite (Suite Bathroom/No Kitchen)$8,530
Apartment (Bathroom/Kitchen)$8,930


Freedom 19 Meal Plan$5,496
Freedom 10 Meal Plan$5,230
50/50 Plan$1,050


Net Price Calculator

To obtain an estimate of what your family will pay if you choose to attend Marietta College, use our Net Price Calculator. This Net Price Calculator is designed to estimate the costs for first-time freshmen from the United States who are enrolled full-time and living on-campus. If you have questions about the calculator for affording a Marietta education, please get in touch with our Student Financial Services Office at 740.376.4712 or 1.800.331.2709 or by email at



Indirect Costs

An estimated allowance of $2,888 for personal expenses, travel, and books brings the average cost of attendance to $54,306 for the year.

Variables such as different room charges for singles, upper-class suites or apartments, choices in personal expenses, and distance from the college affecting travel costs may change this total. You can contact the Student Financial Service Offices for complete details and a breakdown of indirect expenses.