Financial Resources

  • Each international student must submit verification of sufficient financial resources in the amount of $18,000. The verification must indicate the ability of the student to finance his/her education and living expenses of one academic year.
  • An international student attending the college must pay all mandatory fees, including nonresident tuition, enrollment fees and health services fees.
  • Financial aid is NOT available to F-1 visa international students.
  • An international student may not accept off-campus employment while attending college unless approval is granted by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and Principle Designated School Official.

Estimated Cost of Attendance

Based on an academic year (August to December and January to June)

Item Cost
Tuition & Health fee**
   Note: An increase in enrollment fee is currently under discussion by the State Legislature and is subject to change
$5,534
Room and Board$10,100
Books and Supplies and Transportation$2,366
TOTAL $18,000

** This fee does not include comprehensive health insurance coverage. We strongly encourage international students to purchase health insurance designed specifically for international students. Minimum cost for one year’s coverage by a U.S. health insurance company is $515.