View Your Budget at WSCC

Now that we’ve reviewed the types of costs included in the budget, it’s time to take a look at the estimated cost of attendance at WSCC. But remember, these are only estimates.

College Planning Budgets for 2022-2023

Dependent Student

Students who will report their parents’ information, as well as their own, on the FAFSA.

Dependent Student Budget

Effective Fall Term 2022In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition & Fees$4,128$4,152
Books & Supplies$1,896$1,896
Room & Board$1,692$1,692
Loan Fees$64$64
Transportation$1,848$1,848
Personal$1,665$1,665
Total$11,293$11,317

Independent Student

Students who will report their own information (and, if married, their spouse’s information) on the FAFSA.

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Independent Student Budget

Effective Fall Term 2022In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition & Fees$4,128$4,152
Books & Supplies$1,896$1,896
Room & Board$6,885$6,885
Loan Fees$106$106
Transportation$1,848$1,848
Personal$1,665$1,665
Total$16,528$16,552

Note: Tuition costs are based on a student attempting 12 credit hours per semester. These totals are for the entire academic year. Please contact the Financial Aid Office in order to calculate amounts for individual semesters.
Financial aid awards are made on the basis of an established budget. Depending on a student's eligibility, it is possible to qualify for any amount of aid from a few hundred dollars all the way up to the entire Washington State Community College budget.