WSU Tri-Cities

Student Accounts

Non-tuition fees and charges

  • WSU Tri-Cities new student orientation: $50.00
  • Auditing a course per credit hour (charge does not apply for a full fee paying student): $182.00
  • Challenging a course (limited to matriculated WSU students:) $550.00
  • Checks not honored – Charge for each check returned: $30.00
  • Graduate Application-Bachelor’s Degree: $41.00
  • Cougar Card charge for replacement: $15.00
  • Foreign Student Orientation - Undergraduate and Graduate $50.00
    http://www.ip.wsu.edu/oiss/students/incoming-students/orientation.shtml
  • Copyright fee - Phd, Ed.D and D.DES only - Optional: $65.00
  • Teacher’s Statutory Certificate: $70.00
  • Transcript Request Fees-variable amounts- please go https://transcripts.wsu.edu/Default.asp
  • Undergraduate Student Petition Fee: $10
    http://www.ronet.wsu.edu/ROPubs/Apps/HomePage.ASP
  • State Employee, Staff and Faculty, Exempt, or Senior Citizen Registration: $5
    http://www.ronet.wsu.edu/ROPubs/Apps/HomePage.ASP nonrefundable fee
  • Annual sports pass (undergraduate only) (optional): $75.00
    Annual sports pass (graduate only) (optional): $75.00

Fees for late registration and late fee payment

  • Late registration fee for students registering on or after the 5th day of classes: $25.00
  • Late registration fee for students registering after the 10th day of classes: $100.00

Late fee payments on unpaid tuition and mandatory fees:

FALL 2013 SPRING 2014
3% September 3, 2013 January 28, 2014
5% September 17, 2013 February 10, 2014
7% October 2, 2013 February 25, 2014

Anticipating your expenses

Indirect Costs (Resident and Non-Resident, for the academic 2010-11 year)

Books and supplies: $936**
Rent*: $6,626**
Food and utilities: $3,898**
Transportation expenses: $1,434**
Miscellaneous expenses: $2,108**
* WSU Tri-Cities does not currently offer on-campus housing. Housing costs vary by apartment lease.

Student Accounts, 2710 Crimson Way, Richland, WA 99354-1671
509-372-7498, Contact Us