We want to provide our students with a valuable education, while also saving them money and minimizing college loan debt. The table below illustrates tuition rates based on the student’s residency classification and includes 15 credits per semester for two semesters.

2017-2018 Estimated Cost of Attendance

Wyoming Resident Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE)* Out-of-State / International
Tuition & Fees $3,336 $4,464 $7,848
Average Books & Supplies $1,600 $1,600 $1,600
Average Room & Board $7,254 $7,254 $7,254
Estimated Annual Expense
(based on 15 credit hours)
$12,190 $13,318 $16,702

*Students from the following states qualify for reduced rates under WUE: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington. In addition, NWCCD offers WUE rates to Nebraska residents.

The cost of attendance (COA) is an estimate that can be used to help you plan for your financial aid needs. Please note: The cost of attendance figures are based on on-campus living. The numbers used in the cost of attendance are an average and are subject to change. For questions please contact the financial aid office.

Requirements for in-state residency for tuition purposes for the Wyoming community colleges are established by the Wyoming Community College Commission. To appeal your residency classification, please complete the application for residency reclassification form; print and return it the Records Office.

Financial Aid

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Paying Your Bill

NWCCD offers many ways to pay your bill.  Payment is due on or before the first day of each semester.  For details, please visit our Business Office information page.