Costs & Deadlines

International Student Estimated Expenses
2017-2018

Costs

9 months (3 quarters)

3 months (1 quarter)

 Tuition and Fees*

$10,163.00

 $3,388.00

 Other (Insurance, Books, Etc.)**

 $1,825.00

 $608.00

 Living Expenses***

 $8,973.00

 $2,991.00

 Total

 $20,961.00

$6,987.00

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. Students enrolling directly into the Bachelor program (year 3) must show a financial guarantee of $29,889.00.
**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.

International Student Tuition Rates for
2017-2018 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

$3,122.18

$6,242.92

13

$3,196.62

$6,269.03

14

$3,271.06

$6,295.14

15

$3,345.50

$6,321.25

16

$3,359.64

$6,347.36

17

$3,494.38

$6,373.47

18

$3,568.82

$6,399.58

19

$3,855.34

$7,007.84

20

$4,141.86

$7,616.10

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

Summer 2018

June 11, 2018

July 2, 2018

July 9, 2018 to 

August 31, 2018

Fall  2018

August 27, 2018

September 18, 2018

September 24, 2018 to

December 7, 2018

Winter 2019

November 30, 2018

December 27, 2018

January 3, 2019 to

March 20, 2019

Spring 2019

March 1, 2019

March 26, 2019

 April 1, 2019 to

June 12, 2019

*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.