Tuition and Fees

All costs listed are in U.S. dollars are subject to change. Actual costs for items other than tuition and fees will vary depending on personal preference.


There will be no refund for Academic English, Undergraduate Foundation, and International Master’s programs if you withdraw after the 10th day of the term.

For questions about billing, contact Tammi Parkins.

Find more information about billing on the WSU Bursar’s office web page.

Academic English


Academic English is offered in 8-week sessions. There are 2 sessions each in spring and fall, and 1 session in summer.

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

Academic English part-time


Yes, you can take courses in Academic English part-time. 

Class Hours1236912

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.

International Master’s students


Tuition $28,421
Books & supplies$1,434
Room & board$17,916
Health insurance$2,296
Health service fee$488
Recreation Center fee$336
Transit fee$72
CUB fee$240
Personal expenses$2,108

Add these expenses if they apply to you.

Summer term+$6,610
One child+$4,679
Each additional child+$3,524

For the most current numbers, select the YEAR, CAMPUS, and CAREER PATH based on your current/future information at WSU Tuition & Expenses.