Average Budget

Cost of Living on Campus

Living expenses vary depending on a student’s choice. Below is a table comparing the various cost of living:

Student 1Student 2Student 3Student 4DETAILS
DescriptionNon-dormer, but on campusStays in a new dormStays in a traditional dormLives in Metro Manila 
No. of days on campus7775 
Food6,300.006,300.006,300.004,500.00P75/meal within campus;
P75/meal outside campus;
7 days for non-dormer and dormer;
5 days for staying with family
Transportation364.00364.00364.00644.00P6.50 student rate within campus;
P7.00 for outside UP campus
Miscellaneous expenses150.00150.00150.00150.00reproduction of materials and other academic requirements
Boarding2,500.001,500.00450.00  
TOTAL9,314.008,314.007,264.006,650.00 
AVERAGE DAILY EXPENSE310.46277.13242.13176.46 

Last Updated: 11 Nov 2021