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Green River College International Programs

Costs & Payments

"We are dedicated to delivering efficient, comprehensive and personalized service to the global community."

Costs for Summer 2017 - Summer 2018

Tuition & fees based on 12 - 18 credits and varies according to classes and credits taken.

  • Academic Year

    9 months tuition


  • Estimated Expenses
  • Living Expenses: $9,000
  • Fees: $531
  • Books: $1,119

Yearly Fees

Fees include:

  • Technology: $180
  • Facilities: $189
  • Special Services/Student Center: $162
  • Quarter

    3 months tuition


  • Estimated Expenses
  • Living Expenses: $3,000
  • Fees: $177
  • Books: $373

Quarterly Fees

Fees include:

  • Technology: $60
  • Facilities: $63
  • Special Services/Student Center: $54

Other Costs

  • International College Experience fee (one time fee, new academic-level students): $100
  • Foundation for Success fee (one time fee): $100
  • Intensive English Program tuition: $3,627
  • Bachelor of Applied Science Program tuition (12-18 credits): $6,100 per quarter
  • Health insurance is required: $310 per quarter

Health Insurance

You are required to have health insurance. You can buy it from the college for $310 per quarter.

  • For new students, Green River's health insurance coverage, The Lewer Agency Inc., begins when the student enters the U.S., up to 30 days before classes begin.
  • For current students, coverage begins the first day of the quarter.
  • Coverage for all students ends one day before the next quarter's classes begin.

You can bring proof of your own health insurance from your home country. Proof of personal health insurance must be presented by the first day of the quarter, in English, and must show the following:

  • Medical coverage per accident or sickness $500,000
  • Deductible per accident or sickness of no more than $100
  • Repatriation coverage unlimited

Paying Tuition

  • Tuition and fees are due after you register.
  • You may pay by credit card, cashier's check, money order, wire transfer, personal check (from a U.S. bank) or traveler's check. To pay by credit card, use the Credit Card Payment Authorization form.
  • If you cannot pay by the start of each quarter, it is important that you talk to an advisor before you register. A late fee is applied if tuition is not paid in a timely manner.

Refund Policy

The $50 application fee is non-refundable. The $300 housing placement fee is refundable upon request if student cancels application 2 weeks prior to Housing/Move-in-Day or does not use the I-20 to enter the U.S. To request a refund, please complete the Refund Request Form.

Prepayment Policy

In order to ensure that applicants have the ability to finance their education in the US, Green River College reserves the right to require pre-payment of one quarter of tuition for students applying from countries experiencing severe economic difficulty.

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