Budget Worksheet

With planning and some mindful decisions, college really can be affordable. At Clinton, Muscatine and Scott Community Colleges, an investment in a college education can positively change your life and create more opportunities for your future career success. Our tuition is one of the lowest in the sate of Iowa, plus we offer scholarships, grants and loans. Even with our low tuition rate, it is important to plan for your college costs. Your college costs include tuition and fees, books and other indirect costs such as transportation and childcare. The cost worksheet below is designed to help you plan for your college and personal expenses.

College Student Budget Worksheet

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Income

Source

Monthly

Semester

Yearly

Work

$  

$  

$  

From Parents

$  

$  

$  

Scholarships

$  

$  

$  

Grants

$  

$  

$  

Student Loans

$  

$  

$  

From Savings

$  

$  

$  

Other

$  

$  

$  

Total Income:

$  

$  

$  

Expenses

Source

Monthly

Semester

Yearly

Tuition

$  

$  

$  

Housing/Rent

$  

$  

$  

Books

$  

$  

$  

Supplies

$  

$  

$  

Utilities

$  

$  

$  

Cable/Internet

$  

$  

$  

Computer/Printing

$  

$  

$  

Cell Phone

$  

$  

$  

Transportation

$  

$  

$  

Medical/Dental

$  

$  

$  

Insurance

$  

$  

$  

Child Care

$  

$  

$  

Groceries

$  

$  

$  

Eating Out

$  

$  

$  

Entertainment

$  

$  

$  

Clothing

$  

$  

$  

Savings

$  

$  

$  

Other

$  

$  

$  

Total Expenses:

$

$

$

Total Income - Total Expense = Net Income

Source

Monthly

Semester

Yearly

Total Income:

$

$

$

Total Expenses:

$

$

$

Net Income Total:

$

$

$