The chart below shows the fees for the clubs for the 2019-2020 academic year. Each club has different payment plans and financial aid policies, so please be sure to check and confirm this information with any club you are interested in joining.
Princeton is providing a $200 rebate for sophomores who join an eating club:
Second-year students who join an eating club will receive a $200 rebate in the spring semester.
|Club||Juniors/Seniors||Payment Policies||Financial Assistance||Shared Meal Plans||Sophomore Spring||Sophomore Benefits|
|Cannon||$9,700||Members may pay for the full year or by semester; installment plans can be arranged by special request. A discount is offered for early, in- full payment and to RCA members.||10||$950 including social fee||2 lunches or dinners/week + Saturday dinner. Full social benefits.
|Cap and Gown||$9,470||$200 damage deposit; Payment options include full payment, 2 payments, 4 payments, or monthly. RCA discount.||Financial assistance for upperclassmen allocated based on an application process each semester.||10||$850||Thursday night dinner + 1 other lunch/dinner per week, full social benefits|
|Charter||$8,900||The Club offers one, two or six payment plans. There is an RCA discount.||Charter accepts applications for financial assistance and awards grants on a case-by-case basis.||30||Dues vary depending on the amount of a student's financial aid as a percentage of their total student budget. |
0-20% - $820
20-40% - $695
40-60% - $570
60-80% - $445
80-100% - $320
|2 lunches/dinners per week, breakfasts Mon-Fri, full social benefits|
|Cloister||$9,750||Payment options include full year, semester, and monthly. RCA discount available.||Cloister offers financial assistance via an application process on a case-by-case basis; please contact email@example.com for more information.||36||$800||2 meals a week, Breakfast Mon-Fri, full social benefits. Sophomores who sign in with a group may be eligible for special benefits. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.|
|Colonial||$8,982||Members have the option of a one, two or six payment plan. There is an early pay discount and RCA reduced meal plans are available.||Colonial Club offers an application-based financial aid program for those who need assistance.||75||$800 Financial Aid is available by application process.||2 lunches/dinners per week + Friday dinner, breakfasts Mon-Fri, full social benefits|
|Cottage||$8,900||Members have the option to pay in a one-payment plan, two-payment plan, or four-payment plan for full, reduced, and RCA meal plans.||Cottage has a "Glinka Scholarship Fund" which is available to an undergraduate member who is on a level of financial aid from Princeton University of between 30-100% and who has a convincing argument that he or she cannot afford the cost differential of UCC charges not covered by PU Financial Aid.||6||$800||Wednesday night dinners + three other meals over the semester, full social benefits|
|Ivy||$10,450||Members can pay in full or in installments per request. There is a discount for early payment.||Every Ivy member who is on financial aid is eligible for a grant from the Ivy 1879 Foundation that will exceed the difference between Ivy's fees ($10,450) and the University's board budget for upperclassmen who receive aid ($9,250).||4||$1,400||2 meals per week, full social membership benefits|
|Quad||$9060 (for students on full aid) - $9360 (for students on no aid)||Members can pay in full, by semester, or monthly. There are no additional social, house, alcohol, or other fees (other than installment credit card fees for those paying monthly).||If you are on full financial aid there is a discounted rate of $9,060. Scholarships are available for sophomores and upperclassmen with demonstrated need.||40||$300 (full aid) - $600 (no aid)||2 lunches/dinners per week, breakfasts Mon-Fri, full social benefits|
|Terrace||$9,300||Terrace is flexible and affordable—with a full financial aid program, RCA discounts, and individual payment plans.||If you are on financial aid, your current University support will cover most if not all of the costs of Terrace. We have guaranteed discounts for most who receive financial aid from the University and also a generous case-by-case program.||40||$900||Sophomores can eat at Terrace every day: breakfast M-F plus lunch/dinner 2x/wk (or 4c!); full social membership.|
|Tiger Inn||$9,100||Pay in full or in 2 installments. RCAs $7,175.||Tiger Inn offers financial aid to upper-class students in need of assistance and is determined on a case-by-case basis.||7||$950||2 Meals/week, Full social Membership|
|Tower||$10,017||RCAs 2019-2020: $7,447; payment options include full payment or payment in 2 installments; discounts for early payment.||Financial assistance for upperclassmen will be considered on a case-by-case basis.||10||$950||2 meals per week, chosen from every meal except breakfast, Thursday dinner, and Sunday dinner; full social benefits.|