Costs & Deadlines

International Student Estimated Expenses
2020-2021

Costs (3 quarters-9 months) Associate Applied Bachelor's
Tuition and Fees* $10,635 $19,735
Other (Insurance, Books, Etc.)** $2,525 $2,525
Living Expenses*** $10,800 $10,800
Total $23,960 $33,060

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. Tuition for Intensive English Program is $3,182.86 per quarter for 20 hours/week. 
**Other expenses reflect about $280 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 $3,000 per dependent.

International Student Tuition Rates for
2020-2021 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 $3,039.24 $6,226.68
13 $3,102.46 $6,238.52
14 $3,165.68 $6,250.36
15 $3,228.90 $6,262.20
16 $3,292.12 $6,274.04
17 $3,355.34 $6,285.88
18 $3,418.56 $6,297.72
19 $3,698.22 $6,906.40
20 $3,977.88 $7,515.08

Mandatory Campus Fees Per Credit = $18.40/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.

Quarter

Application Deadline

Orientation

Quarter Start/End
Spring 2021 March 5, 2021 March 30, 2021 April 5, 2021 to June 16, 2021
Summer 2021 June 4, 2021 June 29, 2021 July 6, 2021 to August 30,2021
Fall 2021 August 30, 2021 September 27, 2021 September 27, 2021 to December 10, 2021
Winter 2022 December 6, 2021 January 3, 2022 January 3, 2022 to March 16, 2022
Spring 2022 March 7, 2022 April 4, 2022 April 4, 2022 to June 15, 2022

*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.