College Costs in New York

The 2023 Directory of New York Colleges and Prices

New York Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2022

How much does it cost to attend college in New York?   The average annual in-state college tuition in New York was $20,541 for the 2021-2022 academic year. This is $5,411 higher than the U.S. average and ranks New York amongst the costliest as the 7th most expensive and 46th most affordable state or district to attend college. This is a change of $262 from the 2019-2020 average of $20,279 and represents a 1.29% annual increase. The list of New York colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 252 colleges and universities in New York, the most popular being New York University with 49,397 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $53,770. Vassar College is the most expensive in New York with an in-state tuition of $61,940.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. New York colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in New York or cheap New York colleges guide.

<Academic Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2020-2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Explore New York Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
Bryant and Stratton College Buffalo

Buffalo, New York

$17,413 NA NA
Bryant and Stratton College Greece

Rochester, New York

$18,290 NA NA
Bryant and Stratton College Henrietta

Rochester, New York

$16,037 NA NA
Bryant and Stratton College Main Syracuse

Syracuse, New York

$17,299 NA NA
Bryant and Stratton College Southtowns

Orchard Park, New York

$17,286 NA NA
Bryant and Stratton College Syracuse North

Liverpool, New York

$18,005 NA NA
Business Informatics Center Inc

Valley Stream, New York

$13,200 NA NA
Canisius College

Buffalo, New York

$29,300 61 77
Cayuga County Community College

Auburn, New York

$4,992 NA NA
Cazenovia College

Cazenovia, New York

$36,026 47 74
Central Yeshiva Tomchei Tmimim Lubavitz

Brooklyn, New York

$7,700 NA NA
Clarkson University

Potsdam, New York

$53,100 72 85
Clinton Community College

Plattsburgh, New York

$5,518 NA NA
Colgate University

Hamilton, New York

$61,594 93 97
College of Mount Saint Vincent

Bronx, New York

$39,500 48 63
Columbia University in the City of New York

New York, New York

$60,514 95 99
Columbia Greene Community College

Hudson, New York

$4,968 NA NA
Concordia College New York

Bronxville, New York

$34,500 NA NA
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art

New York, New York

$44,550 91 97
Cornell University

Ithaca, New York

$60,286 96 96