The fee schedule for the 2017–2018 academic year:
Tuition $50,520
Room $6,918
Board $6,050
Student Activity Fee $330
Total $63,818

Other fees may apply depending on your status as a student. For more details, please see the Costs and Payments page of the Financial Services site.

The actual cost of attending the college can be substantially less for the hundreds of students who qualify for assistance in the form of financial aid from federal, state or college merit scholarship funds.

In addition, Wheaton places a high value on academic achievement and leadership and awards merit scholarships to outstanding applicants, regardless of financial need.

For more information about financing your education, please visit Student Financial Services.

Financial aid for the Class of 2020

  • Average need-based package: $40,525
  • Average scholarship or grant aid in need-based package: $37,175
  • Percent of class receiving academic/merit scholarship: 31 percent
  • Average academic/merit scholarship amount: $22,650

Jobs on campus

In 2016–17:

  • 53 percent of students held jobs on campus
  • 60 percent of employed students were on federal work-study, earning an average of $1,750
  • Top campus employers include the library, athletics, biology, Filene Center, Lyons Den and Office of Student Activities, Involvement and Leadership