Wayne State College

International Student Admissions

Cost of Attendance

2020-21 Cost of Attendance Qualifying Freshmen* Transfers* Non-Qualifying International Students
Tuition (30 credit hours per year) $5,580* $5,580* $11,160
Fees (30 credit hours per year) $1,848 $1,848 $1,848
Meals (225 meals plus $350 flex) $4,080 $4,080 $4,080
Housing** (Standard room - Berry Hall) $4,130 $4,130 $4,130
One-Time Processing Fee (matriculation/processing and new student orientation) $110 $110 $110
Total Costs $15,748 $15,748 $21,328

**Premium and single rooms are available at higher rates. Learn more about housing costs.

*The Nebraska Access Scholarship reduces non-resident tuition to resident rates.

Who qualifies for the Nebraska Access Scholarship?
Meet one of the following criteria:

  • International freshmen with an ACT score ≥ 22 or SAT ≥ 1100
  • International freshmen living on campus with a non-commuter meal plan
  • International freshmen upon obtaining a cumulative GPA ≥ 2.5 from full-time coursework at WSC
  • International students transferring to WSC from a community college or university after one semester or more

Note: To continue receiving the Nebraska Access Scholarship, you must maintain eligibility. International freshmen are required to live on campus their first year and automatically qualify due to this mandatory requirement.


Extra Costs (annual estimate)  
Books and supplies (estimate) $1,200
Health insurance (estimate) $1,600
Living expenses*** $1,840

**Living expenses (cellphone/data, clothes, entertainment, travels, etc.) estimated at $200/month.