Cost Calculator

Use this worksheet to assist you in calculating your estimated costs.

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Worksheet notes

The regular room and USE meal plan are required for all first-year students. Continuing students should fill-in the appropriate charges based upon their situation. Please note that all costs are for the full-year unless otherwise noted. The Gettysburg College Board of Trustees approved the following costs for the 2024–25 academic year.



Tuition options


Meal plan

See Meal Plan Rates for additional details on these costs.

Meal plan options

(required for all first-year students)


See Housing Rates for additional details on these costs.

Housing options

(required for all first-year students)

Other charges

Sum these items in “Total for Other Charges” as applicable:

  • Health Insurance: $2,784 (may be waived if adequate coverage provided by student or parent)
  • Music Lesson Fee: $275 per semester
  • Parking Fee: $100 per year














Estimated total

Charges: $

Credits: $

Balance due: $

Other estimated indirect costs

  • Books and Supplies: $1,000
  • Direct Loan Fees: $40
  • Transportation: $1,500
  • Miscellaneous: $1,200