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Other Fee Information

The following rates are effective July 1, 2021 for the 2021 – 2022  academic year.
2021-2022 Fees
Fee Type Charges Per Term Charges Per Academic Year
$28,850.00 $57,700.00
Room $3,925.00 $7,850.00
Board $3,410.00 $6,820.00
Student Activity Fee $240.00 $480.00
TOTAL $36,425.00 $72,850.00

The college will work with each student and family to put a Wheaton education within reach. The average annual cost for students in 2019-2020 was $27,016. Use our Net Price Calculator to estimate your eligibility for financial aid from Wheaton.

Additional Charges
2021 – 2022 Additional Charges
Fee Type Charges
Technology Fee (per term) $108.00
International Student Fee (first term only) $175.00
Course Overload Fee (per credit)*  $2,990.00

*The college allows students to earn as many as 5.5 credits per semester without additional charge.

Insurance and Refund Plan Rates
2021-2022 Insurance and Refund Plan Rates
Plan Rates
Annual Health Insurance (can be waived with proof of insurance, deadlines apply)
Annual Coverage $2,875.00
Accident Insurance (optional; deadlines apply)
$249.00 per year / $167.00 spring semester
Tuition Protection Plan is not charged through the student account. Please contact GradGuard. (voluntary enrollment; coverage amounts vary; deadlines apply)
$106.00 per $10,000.00 coverage

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Course Overload Fee

A Course Overload Fee is charged for .5 and/or full credits over 5.5 credits per semester.   Please contact Academic Advising for information regarding course overload.

Music Performance Lessons and Fees

Please visit the Music Department web page 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.

Technology Fee

The College provides wireless and wired internet access.

International Fee

This fee is charged to new and transfer international students, the first term only.

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

Campus Commerce charges an enrollment fee of $35.00 (per term, per plan) to participate in the semester interest free monthly payment plan.  For Fall 2021 there will be five and four month plans available.    There will not be a six month plan for Fall 2021 available due to the transition to our new student payment portal.   Spring 2022 will have six month (beginning December 1) and five month plans available.

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 Student Health Insurance Plan on their student account. Students will be billed by Wheaton for the annual coverage in two installments; the first is due August 1 and the second installment is due January 1. For more information visit Gallagher Student Health. Waiver deadlines apply.

Please visit Student Health Services for more information.

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 Policies page for information regarding Wheaton’s refund policy.

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