Your cost of attendance is the sum of:
- your actual tuition and fees (or the school's average tuition and fees);
- the cost of room and board (or living expenses for students who do not contract with the school for room and board);
- the cost of books, supplies, and miscellaneous expenses (including a reasonable amount for a personal computer); and
- an allowance for transportation.
Costs unrelated to the completion of a student's course of study are not included in calculating that student's cost of attendance.