College Rankings - Most Affordable Campus Towns

College expenses include more than just tuition and textbooks. The cost of living on campus is a huge factor in making school affordable. Here's a look at the top colleges and universities where students are able to financially keep their head above water.

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1
Brigham Young University - Idaho
Rexburg, ID
10.00 / 10
2
Brigham Young University
Provo, UT
9.84 / 10
3
Grinnell College
Grinnell, IA
9.74 / 10
4
Truman State University
Kirksville, MO
9.63 / 10
5
Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA
9.35 / 10
6
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR
9.33 / 10
7
IPFW
Fort Wayne, IN
9.33 / 10
8
California State University - Chico
Chico, CA
9.31 / 10
9
Grove City College
Grove City, PA
9.31 / 10
10
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA
9.31 / 10
11
West Point
West Point, NY
9.29 / 10
12
Colby College
Waterville, ME
9.29 / 10
13
Utah State University
Logan, UT
9.27 / 10
14
Minnesota State - Moorhead
Moorhead, MN
9.25 / 10
15
Berea College
Berea, KY
9.23 / 10
16
Bowdoin College
Brunswick, ME
9.23 / 10
17
Kenyon College
Gambier, OH
9.23 / 10
18
Clemson University
Clemson, SC
9.19 / 10
19
Rice University
Houston, TX
9.19 / 10
20
University of Texas - El Paso
El Paso, TX
9.19 / 10
21
Athens State University
Athens, AL
9.19 / 10
22
University of Texas - Pan American
Edinburg, TX
9.19 / 10
23
PR - Mayaguez
Mayaguez, PR
9.17 / 10
24
Park University
Parkville, MO
9.17 / 10
25
Murray State University
Murray, KY
9.17 / 10