The College Board is a mission-driven not-for-profit organization that connects students to college success and opportunity.
Founded in 1900, the College Board was created to expand access to higher education. Today, the membership association is made up of over 6,000 of the world’s leading educational institutions and is dedicated to promoting excellence and equity in education.
Trends in Higher Education
Trends in Student Aid and Trends in College Pricing provide the latest data and information on trends over time in student aid, tuition, and other expenses associated with attending college.
Average Estimated Undergraduate Budgets, 2016-17
Tuition and fees constitute 39% of the total budget for in-state students living on campus at public four-year institutions and 21% of the budget for public two-year college students who pay for off-campus housing.