What it Costs to Go to QCC
Tuition and Fees
For Massachusetts residents the cost is $129 per credit of which $24 is for tuition and $105 is for the educational service fee. For all other students the cost is $335 per credit of which $230 is for tuition and $105 is for fees.
The Massachusetts universal health insurance law requires that all students enrolled
for 9 or more credits participate in a comprehensive health insurance plan. The
premium charge for fall 2007 is approximately $881 and
is subject to change. It will appear on your fall bill. The fall annual
enrollment covers the period from September 1, 2007 through August 31, 2008. If
you can certify alternative comparable coverage, you can waive
this health insurance by
completing the waiver form online, and the charge will be removed from your
Free care is not considered a comparable coverage.
|Registration Fee (per semester)
|Student ID Fee (once a year)
|Parking Fee (per semester)
|Technology/Energy Fee (per semester)
$65 for students registered for 1-8 credits
$120 for students registered for 9+
|Student Activity Fee
|Lab Fee (per lab course)
||$55 upon filing an Intent to Graduate Form|
||$20 Massachusetts Residents|
$50 All other students
Certain high demand and equipment intense programs will also have per semester fees associated with the Program Major to help support the needs of the program. View a list of program fees.
Please refer to the semester tuition &
fee refund policy for financial
penalty when withdrawing form your classes.
Experience-based education fees for challenge exams are $50 per credit and
portfolio assessment are $65 per credit. Credentialing fee is $50 per credit. Credit for QCC sponsored learning (direct
study, and tutorial study) is the same cost as credit courses. Please contact the
experience-based education office for further information, 508-854-4380.
Out of state tuition includes evening courses and summer/intersession semesters as well.
Fall 2007 tuition and fee rates are subject to change.
The fall 2007 semester will begin on September 5, 2007.
Payment for the fall 2007 semester is due on August 8, 2007.
Full payment is due at time of registration for mail and fax registrations and for all registrations beginning August
8, 2007. Payments will be accepted in the student payment center, room 65 in the
administration building. A payment plan option
is available. Participation in the payment plan costs $35 per semester. All
payments or payment arrangements must be made by the semester's due date. Contact the
student payment center for details
on the plan at 508-854-4560.
Students who have not paid or made arrangements to pay their tuition and fee
bill by the billing due date may risk being removed from their class schedule
It is the student's responsibility to notify the registrar's office if the
student will not attend. Withdrawals for fall 2007 semester must be made by
September 12, 2007 to avoid
Tuition & Fee Refund Policy
Tuition & Fee Refund Policy
||% of Total Charges|
|Withdrawal beginning September 13 through:
|Withdrawal as of:
- Official withdrawal must be made in the registrar's office, room 152 in the
- Any waivers must be submitted to the business office
prior to the first class day of the term to be considered for a refund or adjustment.
- Students will be refunded only that portion of the tuition and fees paid by them; financial aid and other contracted agency payments will be refunded directly to the paying party.
- Mandatory health insurance premiums are not refundable to any student after the first 21 class days of the term.