Tuition & Fees
Net Price Calculator
You may utilize the Net Price Calculator. The calculator is designed to give you an early indication of how much and what types of financial aid you might qualify for if you were a college freshman attending school full-time in the 2015-2016 Academic Year.
Access the Net Price Calculator here.
PWSCC does not charge out-of-state tuition. All fees are approved by the University Of Alaska Board Of Regents. The college reserves the right to change tuition rates or fees at any time.
2015-2016 Tuition Rates
Note: These fees are undergraduate credit tuition.
|Upper Division Tuition (per credit)||$202.00|
|Professional Level / CEU Tuition||Varies|
|Admission Fee (per application)||$25.00|
|Credit-by-Exam Fee (per credit)||$25.00|
|Credit for Certified Training (per credit)||$25.00|
|Credit for Prior Learning Evaluation||$75-$125|
|Credit for Prior Learning (per credit)||$25.00|
|Graduation Application Fee||$20.00|
|Late Graduation Application Fee||$25.00|
|Student Services Activities Fee (per semester)|
|Technology Fee (per semester)|
|Transcript Fee (PDF, Paper, Expedited)||$12.00 – $30.00|
|Science Lab Fee (except Chemistry)||$45.00|
|Chemistry Lab Fee||$65.00|
|Network Fee (per credit)||$6.00|
|Faculty Fee (per credit)||$4.00|
|Distance Fee (per course)||$35.00|
|Course Fees (Materials, Travel, Services, etc)||varies|
|Initial Late Payment Fee (after 5pm on Sept 9)||$125.00|
|Second Late Payment Fee (after 5pm on Nov 1)||$175.00|
Costs of special materials, supplies and services, including textbooks, are not included in the cost of tuition but are assessed separately. Expenses will depend on a number of factors. Although no one figure can represent the cost of attending PWSCC in Valdez, the following estimated budget for one (1) semester should help. For budgeting purposes, one semester is defined as a period of four months. If planning to attend school in Valdez for one academic year (2 semesters), multiply the semester amount by two. Summer semester is not included in these figures.
*Tuition based on 12 credits.
Student Housing Rates
*For campus housing costs, please click here.
*Students who have signed a housing agreement for the full academic year may leave their belongings in their apartment during the winter break closure at no additional charge and may reside in their apartment during the winter break for a fee of $300 (single student) or $500 (family).
|Books and supplies||$600 – $700|
|Lab Fees and Insurance||$125|
*Valdez has no public transportation system; however, the college and residence halls are within walking distance of most businesses and residential areas.
**Includes expenses such as laundry, limited medical and dental, some recreation, entertainment, and personal supplies.
For payment options please see the Accounts Receivable & Cashiering Page.
If a class is cancelled, the student may add another course of equal credit at no additional tuition. If another course is not added, the Business Office will automatically determine the refund and send it directly to the address on the student’s account. The refund will be for tuition and fees due.
Withdrawal From Classes
No tuition refund will be allowed for withdrawal after the drop deadline.