2017-18 Cost of Attendance

Tuition Per Semester Hour

  Fall 2018
In-district student $128.00
Illinois out-of-district student $339.24
Out-of-state student $368.52
International student $368.52
Online course tuition (all students) $128.00

Special Tuition Policies
In-district residents who wish to enroll at another community college to earn a degree not offered at Waubonsee can save money through Cooperative Agreements or Tuition Chargebacks. Senior citizens can qualify for a tuition refund for certain credit courses. Student's using the Post 9/11 GI Bill® who have an Illinois out-of-district or out-of-state address will have their tuition rate reduced to the in-district rate for the semester they request to use their benefit at Waubonsee.  


Certain fees are charged in addition to tuition. Fees do NOT vary based on residency.

Student fees $8 per credit hour
Course fees varies per course
Re-enrollment fee $50
Payment plan fee $25
Late payment fee $20
Insufficient funds fee $25
Delinquent payment fee $25
Transcript fee $5 online request / $10 written request

For more information on fees, please visit our Costs and Payments page.

Education Benefits for Veterans

The Financial Aid Office is committed to helping veterans obtain educational benefits through a variety of programs offered by the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC).

Waubonsee Veterans Terms and Conditions of Certification

Disclosure: The following list of terms and conditions applies to ALL Waubonsee Community College students who are using federal or state veteran education benefits.  If you have questions regarding anything within this list please contact a member of the WCC Veterans Services Team located within the Sugar Grove Financial Aid Office.