Estimated Costs for fall 2019 and spring 2020

Tuition and other academic fees

Tuition fees Fall 2020 Spring 2021 Total
Tuition fees $13,992 $13,992 $27,984
Technology fee $228 $228 $456
Other fees (estimated)* $210 $210 $420
Textbooks (estimate) $500 $500 $1,000
Total $14,930 $14,930 $29,860

Living expenses paid to Hesston College

Fall 2020 Spring 2021 Total
Dormitory and cafeteria $4,740 $4,740 $9,480
Medical insurance (estimate)** $1,800 $1,800
Total living expenses $6,540 $4,740 $11,280
Personal spending money (estimate) $800 $800 $1,600
Total tuition, fees and living expenses $22,270 $20,470 $42,740
Total all fees and estimated costs $21,945 $20,145 $42,090

Sources of funds

Fall 2018 Spring 2019 Total
Hesston College International Scholarship $5,000 $5,000 $10,000
Other scholarships
Total Scholarships $5,000 $5,000 $10,000
On-campus employment (estimate)** $800 $800 $1,600
Family/personal funds (estimate) $16,470 $14,670 $31,140

*Examples: course or lab fees and activity fees.
**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-athletes must pay an additional insurance fee of $200.
***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.