Housing Costs, Residence Life | Earlham College


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Earlham College is committed to providing a safe and healthy working and learning environment for the students, faculty, staff and visitors on its campus. As of July 1, 2016, Earlham College is a smoke and tobacco-free campus.

Housing Costs

As a required part of the Earlham College student experience, housing and dining costs are part of a student’s semester bill.


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All housing spaces, whether in a residence hall or in a college house, are the flat rate of $2,475.00/semester for the 2016-17 academic year.  New housing rates are determined by the Earlham College Board of Trustees the spring semester before the upcoming academic year.


There are several meal plans available to students.  All students who live in the residence halls are required to have a meal plan.  Students living in the college houses are not required to have a meal plan.  For more information about Dining Services on-campus, please visit our Dining Services website.

19 Meal Plan 19 meals/week + $175 Quaker Dollars. $2,310/semester
14 Meal Plan 14 meals/week + $200 Quaker Dollars. $2,150/semester
10 Meal Plan 10 meals/week + $225 Quaker Dollars $1,960/semester

Each meal plan has the option to add either $100 or $200 additional Quaker Dollars for an equal increase in cost.

Note:  New students are required to have the 19 Meal Plan their first semester at Earlham College.


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