International Student Services

Costs 2016-17

Total costs for one academic year (September-June)

Item Three Quarters One Quarter
Tuition* $9,260.85 $3,086.95
Books and Supplies $1,200.00 $400.00
Health Insurance  $932.04 $310.68
Living Expenses (Based on homestay and food) $7,103.25 $2,367.75
Approximate Total $18,496.14 $6,165.38

*Based on 15 college/high school credits. See below for IESL related costs.

Summary of Costs

Tuition and Program Cost per Quarter
Application Fee (non-refundable, one-time fee, except when deferring) $50.00
Orientation and Testing Fee (non-refundable, one-time fee) $50.00
College, High School Tuition (based on 15 credits - see chart below) $3,086.95
IESL Tuition  $3,283.60
IESL Lab Fee $25.00
Registration Fees (for College and High School students only, not IESL) $10.27 per credit
Application fee from IESL to College (one-time fee) $35.00
Books and Supplies $300.00-400.00 per quarter
Health Insurance (mandatory)  $310.68 per quarter
Unlimited access ORCA bus pass  $26.00 per quarter
ORCA Card (one-time purchase) $10.00
Miscellaneous Expenses (shopping, activities, etc.) $300.00-400.00 per quarter

College Tuition

Credits Tuition Credits Tuition
12 credits $2,912.50 18 credits $3,261.40
13 credits $2,970.65 19 credits $3,530.44
14 credits $3,028.80 20 credits $3,799.48
15 credits $3,086.95 21 credits $4,068.52
16 credits $3,145.10 22 credits $4,337.56
17 credits $3,203.25 23 credits $4,606.60

Refund Policies

IESL Classes: If a student notifies ISS in writing before the first day of the quarter, a refund of paid tuition will be processed. There are no refunds after the first day of the quarter.

College or High School Credit Classes: A refund of tuition and fees is made only when a student officially withdraws from a class. 100% - First five instructional days of the quarter. 50% - First 20 calendar days of the quarter. No refunds of tuition after the first 20 calendar days of the quarter. No refund of tuition may be made for any purpose beyond the current quarter.

Living Expenses (housing and food)

Item Cost
Housing Application Fee (non-refundable) $250.00
Airport Pick Up (on pick up dates only) $25.00
Damage and Security Deposit (refundable, residence halls only) $200.00
Cleaning Fee (non-refundable, residence halls only) $200.00

Dormitory: The following are average costs. For specific information and application materials, please contact the Housing Office.

Rainier Place prices include: utilities, parking, cable, internet, furniture, student lounge, and 24 hour staff support

Sophie Court prices include: utilities, parking, cable, furniture, student lounge, and 24 hour staff support

Spencer Court prices include: utilities, parking, cable, furniture, student lounge, 24 hour staff support

Place One Month One Quarter Three Quarters
Rainier Place $890 (4-bedroom) $3,360 (4-bedroom) $8,400 (4-bedroom)
Sophie Court $766.67 (furnished single) $2,300.01 (furnished single) $6,900.03 (furnished single)
Spencer Court $766.67 (furnished single) $2,300.01 (furnished single) $6,900.03 (furnished single)

Homestay: private and fully furnished bedroom and a shared bathroom. Meals are also included.

Quarter Cost
Summer Quarter 2016 $1,802.00
Fall Quarter 2016 $2,693.00
Winter Quarter 2017 $2,247.50
Spring Quarter 2017 $2,222.75