International Student Tuition and Fees

Estimated cost of attendance

2023-24 academic year

These are only estimates. For estimates of specific year, campus, and career path costs, visit WSU’s Estimated Costs and Attendance page.

International undergraduate and Undergraduate Foundation students

Tuition and fees$29,072$29,072$29,072$29,072$29,072
Books and supplies$762$762$762$762$762
Medical insurance$2,632$2,632$2,632$2,632$2,632
Living expenses$18,157$18,638$18,675$27,466$30,624
Miscellaneous and other*$4,596$4,596$4,596$4,596$4,596

Add these expenses if they apply to you.

Summer term+$7,000
Spouse (husband or wife)+$15,450
Per child+$7,700

*Other costs include personal and miscellaneous expenses (for example, laundry, toiletries, health care expenses not covered by insurance, clothing, and entertainment) and will vary depending on personal preference.

Academic English students

Program Length
(1 session=8 weeks)
1 session2 sessions3 sessions4 sessions
Tuition & fees$3,712$7,424$11,136$14,848
Housing & meals3,1676,3339,50012,668
Books & supplies3466921,0381,384
Total expenses$8,054$16,132$24,185$32,276

All costs are in U.S. dollars.

For the EXACT COST of tuition and mandatory fees, refer to the Budget Office figures. Washington State University reserves the right to increase or modify tuition and fees without prior notice upon approval by the State of Washington and Washington State University Board of Regents and to make such modifications applicable to students enrolled at WSU at the time as well as to incoming students. In addition, all tuition and mandatory fees are subject to change at any time.

Tuition cost assumes a full-time course load of 12-18 credits per term.

Living expenses (housing and meals) represent one student’s average cost of on-campus housing and on-campus dining.

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