Academic Fees
Fall 2014

Western Nevada College

The Fall 2014 semester is from August 25, 2014 until December 13, 2014.

Fall 2014 Fees
Fall 2014 Fees Lower Division Upper Division
Nevada Resident $84.50/unit $138.25/unit
Non-Resident: Part Time $177.50/unit $290.25/unit
Non-Resident: Full Time Per-Unit Fee + $3,322.50/sem
Non-Resident: Distance Ed Only $126.75/unit $207.50/unit
Non-Resident: WUE $126.75/unit $207.38/unit
  Fall 2014 Other Class Fees
Technology Fee $5.50/unit
Fast-Track (High School) $50.00/class

Explanation of Fall 2014 Fees

NV Resident Fees

NV Resident
The Fall 2014 semester registration fee for lower division classes is $84.50 per unit and the fee for upper division classes is $138.25 per unit (except for Community Education classes). The fee to audit a class is the same as the fee to register for credit.
Fast-Track (High School Enrollment)
Fast Track courses are open only to NV High School Students. High school students who enroll in these WNC distance education classes through the High School Early Entry Program (Fast-Track) will pay a discounted fee of $50.00 per class. Only classes designated as Fast-Track courses are eligible. See a high school counselor for details.

Non-Resident Fees

Non-Resident: Good Neighbor
The Nevada System of Higer Education has discontinued the Good Neighbor reduced tuition policy due to state budget cuts. However, any students who currently have Good Neighbor status will continue to pay reduced tuition as long as they are continuously enrolled.
Non-Resident: Part Time (Up to 6 Units)
A non-resident tuition fee of $93.00 per unit for lower division classes and $152.00 for upper division classes will be added to the regular registration fee of $84.50 per unit for lower division classes and $138.25 per unit for upper division classes for all Out-of-state students.
Non-Resident: Full Time (Over 6 Units)
Out-of-state students who enroll for more than six units in a semester must pay an additional per semester fee of $3322.50 in addition to the regular registration fee of $84.50 per unit for lower division classes and $138.25 per unit for upper division classes.
Non-Resident: Distance Education Only
A reduced non-resident tuition fee of $42.25 per unit for lower division courses and $69.25 per unit for upper division classes will be added to the regular registration fee of $84.50 per unit for lower division classes and $138.25 per unit for non-resident students enrolled exclusively in distance education classes, and who reside outside of Nevada during the semester in which enrollment in the distance education course(s) occurs.
Non-Resident: Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE)
Through the Western Undergraduate Exchange, selected students from eligible western states may enroll in any of WNC's programs at a reduced tuition level of 150 percent of the college's regular resident tuition. Students must request WUE status on the application for admission and apply for WUE status by submitting a WUE application to Admissions and Records prior to matriculation. WNC reserves the right to limit the number of WUE students from each state.

Other Fees

Technology Fee
The NSHE Board of Regents approved a technology fee of $5.50 per unit. The fee is used to fund technology needs in computing, information delivery systems and enables WNC to stay abreast of the latest technological developments.
Excess Credit Fee
Beginning Fall 2014, a 50 percent Excess Credit Fee on the per-credit registration fee shall be charged to a student who has accrued attempted credits equal to 150 percent of the credits required for the student's program of study. The fee is $42.25 per unit for lower division and $69.13 per unit for upper division. See more information on the Excess Credit Fee, including the appeal process.
Application Fee
All students who apply for admission are assessed a one-time $15.00 fee when they register. This fee is not deferrable or refundable even if the courses are full, dropped, or cancelled.
Late Payment Fee
Any student who registers and pays for a full-term class after the second week of classes must submit a Late Registration Form, with instructor permission, to the Admissions and Records office. A Late Payment Fee of $25 will be assessed. Enrollment is subject to approval by Admissions and Records. Payment for classes must be made in full prior to the time of enrollment. Late Enrollment in short-term classes is also subject to a late payment fee.
Late Payment Plan Fee
WNC offers payment plan options for any student who is enrolled in six or more units in the same semester. The first payment must be made in full. Subsequent late payments are assessed a fee of $10 or 10% of the balance, whichever is greater, and will be responsible for the unpaid plan balance.
Lab Fee
A lab fee is charged for most lab courses and many other courses that require art supplies or other items.
Web Lab Fee
A $5.00 lab fee is charged for all web based courses to cover additional technology costs.
Video Lab Fee
A lab fee is charged for most interactive video distance education courses to cover technology costs.
Application for Graduation Fee
A fee is charged for applying for graduation

Information: 775-445-3000
General Questions: info_desk@wnc.edu

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