Estimated Costs for 2018-19

Tuition and other academic fees

Tuition fees Fall 2018 Spring 2019 Total
Tuition fees $13,230 $13,230 $26,460
Technology fee $220 $220 $440
Other fees (estimated)* $200 $200 $400
Total $13,650 $13,650 $27,300

Other estimated costs

  Fall 2018 Spring 2019 Total
Dormitory and cafeteria $4,400 $4,400 $8,800
Medical insurance (estimate)** $1,600   $1,600
Textbooks (estimate) $700 $700 $1,400
Total $6,700 $5,100 $11,800
Total tuition, fees and other costs $20,350 $18,750 $39,100
Personal spending money (estimate) $800 $800 $1,600
Total all fees and estimated costs $21,150 $19,550 $40,700

Sources of funds

  Fall 2018 Spring 2019 Total
On-campus employment (estimate)** $800 $800 $1,600
Other scholarships      
Hesston College International Scholarship      
Family/personal funds (estimate) $20,350 $18,750 $39,100

*Examples: course or lab fees and activity fees. Student-athletes must pay an insurance fee of $200.
**Estimated cost for one year of health insurance. Hesston College Health Insurance is not required if the student has health insurance from his/her own country.
***Student must apply for and maintain their established work agreement for on campus employment.

International Scholarships are Available

Hesston College offers International Scholarships. The amount of the scholarship is determined after the Application for Admission and the academic records are received by Hesston College. The college does not provide full scholarships.

On-Campus Employment is Possible

Many international students at Hesston College have on-campus employment. The amount which these students earn in one year is typically between $1,000 to $3,000.

Payment Deadline and Method of Payment

Payment is made on a semester-by-semester basis. The semester payment is due on or before arrival at Hesston College. In some cases, payment will be due before final admission documents will be sent. Payment can be made by bank wire, credit card, cash or bank check. Admitted students will receive specific instructions for the method of sending a payment by bank wire.

If you have questions or if you need more information, you can send an email to or phone 620-327-8133.