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Tuition and Fees

The Intensive American Language Center at WSU Tri-Cities offers five sessions per year. Each session is eight weeks long.

Tuition

Full-time per session$2,625
9 class hours per week (one session)$1,125
6 class hours per week (one session)$750
3 class hours per week (one session)$375
Late Fee: Please note a late fee of $150 will be applied to outstanding tuition amounts after the fifth day of class (seventh day of session) and will occur weekly thereafter.$150

Fees

Required

Program Fee$100
WSU Services and Activities Fee (Tri-Cities)$30
Medical Insurance (one session)
WSU Health and Wellness Services requires IALC students to purchase the international Student Health Insurance Plan (iSHIP).

Students with an F-1 or J-1 visa type will be automatically enrolled in the iSHIP plan.

Students who are sponsored by a U.S. employer or government agency must provide a copy of their insurance policy.

Please provide proof of coverage to
student insurance.

*Subject to change
$397*
Books$200

Conditional

Sponsored Student Fee
The sponsored student fee is charged if the IALC must bill a sponsor for tuition and fees.
$150
Late Testing Fee
This fee is charged if students miss the IALC orientation (held during the first day of each session).
$50

Living Expenses

Housing and Food
This amount represents typical housing costs in an eight-week session.
$2,000-$3,000
Personal Expenses
This amount varies. If you have child care expenses, please plan accordingly.
$500-$800

Pay Tuition

To pay tuition and fees, you will need to log in to your Washington State University student account.