Costs & Deadlines

International Student Estimated Expenses
2018-2019

Costs (3 quarters-9 months) Associate Applied Bachelor's
Tuition and Fees* 10,163 $19,091
Other (Insurance, Books, Etc.)** $1,825 $1,825
Living Expenses*** $8,973 $8,973
Total $20,961 $29,889

All costs are estimated and are subject to change at any time.
*Tuition and fees listed above are based on enrollment of 15 credits per quarter of Associate level, academic classes only.
**Other expenses reflect about $202 per month. Depending on your lifestyle, personal expenses may change.
***Living expenses reflects living in a homestay. Other residence options may be higher. See Housing & Transportation for more details.

Note: Add $6,000 per dependent.

International Student Tuition Rates for
2018-2019 Academic Year

The following chart shows a cost per credit breakdown for academic classes only. Immigration requires that international students be enrolled in a minimum of 12 credits each quarter.

Credits Associate Level Amount Per Quarter Applied Bachelor’s Level Amount Per Quarter
12 $2,971.06 $6,111.96
13 $3,031.54 $6,123.19
14 $3,092.02 $6,134.42
15 $3,152.50 $6,145.65
16 $3,212.98 $6,156.88
17 $3,273.46 $6,168.11
18 $3,333.94 $6,179.34
19 $3,607.89 $6,777.23
20 $3,881.84 $7,375.12

Mandatory Campus Fees Per Credit = $16.26/credit

Technology Fee: $4.00/credit (maximum $40.00/quarter)

Total tuition and fee rates are determined by adding applicable lab supply fees for each course (found in the course listing in the Class Schedule) to the tuition rate for the total credits listed above.

Students are responsible for all additional costs for textbooks, lab kits and other supplies.

Dates & Deadlines

New student applications are due 30 days before the first date of the quarter you wish to attend.

Academic Term Application Deadline* Orientation Date Dates of Instruction
Spring 2019 March 1, 2019 March 26, 2019 April 1, 2019 to June 12, 2019
Summer 2019 May 1, 2019 June 25, 2019 July 1, 2019 to August 23, 2019
Fall 2019 August 16, 2019 September 17, 2019 September 23, 2019 to December 6, 2019
Winter 2020 December 1, 2019 January 2, 2020 January 6, 2020 to March 20, 2020

*Transfer students, students who are currently attending another school in the U.S. and wish to transfer to LWTech, must submit their applications no less than 14 days before the quarter they wish to attend. Students who plan to attend a program with special admission requirements, such as one of our applied bachelor degree programs or Nursing, must first be accepted to LWTech as an international student before completing the special admissions process for the program.