The following rates are effective July 1, 2018 for the 2018 – 2019  academic year.
2018 – 2019 Charges Per Term Charges Per Academic Year
$26,144.00 $52,288.00
Room $3,580.00 $7,160.00
Board $3,132.00 $6,264.00
Student Activity Fee $169.00 $338.00
Total $33,025.00 $66,050.00
2017 – 2018 Charges Per Term Charges Per Academic Year
$25,260.00 $50,520.00
Room $3,459.00 $6,918.00
Board $3,025.00 $6,050.00
Student Activity Fee $165.00 $330.00
Total $31,909.00 $63,818.00
2018 – 2019 Additional Charges
General Fee (first term only) $50.00
Resident Fee (per term; resident students only) $138.00
2018 – 2019 Insurance and Refund Plan Rates
Annual Health Insurance (can be waived with proof of insurance, deadlines apply)
Accident Insurance   (optional; deadlines apply)
Tuition Protection Plan (voluntary enrollment; coverage amounts vary; deadlines apply)
$89.00 per $10,000.00 coverage


Music Performance Lessons and Fees

Please visit the Music Department web site for information regarding music performance lessons and fees.

Meal Plan

Information regarding the Wheaton College Meal Plan can be found under the Meal Plan policy through Dining Services.

Resident Fee

The College provides wireless and wired internet access along with unlimited local and 800 number calling telephone service. In addition, each student has a personal voice mailbox for messages.  This fee also covers unlimited laundry usage.

Indirect Costs

Indirect costs are paid by the family and include items such as books, supplies, personal expenses, travel, and other miscellaneous items. While indirect costs are unique to each student, Wheaton estimates that families should budget approximately $2,000.00 per year for indirect costs.

Payment Plan Enrollment Fee

Tuition Management Systems, Inc. (TMS) charges an enrollment fee of $35.00 (per term) to participate in the semester interest free monthly payment plan.   We offer six month (beginning June 1 for fall term and December 1 for spring term), five month and four month plans.

Student Health Insurance Requirements and Waiver/Enrollment Process

According to state law, all students must be covered by a health insurance plan with comparable coverage as a Massachusetts Qualifying Student Health Insurance Plan (QSHIP). To ensure that all students have the required health insurance coverage, students are charged for the Wheaton College Student Health Plan on their student account.  For more information visit

Student Optional Accident Insurance Plan

Wheaton College offers an optional Accident Insurance Plan for any student who waives the Wheaton Student Health Insurance Plan. The purpose of the optional Accident Insurance Plan is to provide low cost secondary insurance coverage.

Tuition Protection Plan

Please visit the Refund Policy page for information regarding Wheaton’s refund policy.