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Tuition and Fees

Tuition and fees are established by the Board of Trustees and are subject to change when necessary.

Current tuition rates per credit hour are as follows:

In-DistrictOut-of-DistrictOut-of-StateInternet
Tuition$111$320$347$111
Student Activity Fee$8$8$8$8
Technology Fee$3$3$3$3
Course FeesCourse fees vary from course to course. Up-to-date fee information is available in the current class schedule.
Total$122$331$358$122

Registration Fee

Students will be charged a non-refundable registration fee starting Spring 2016:

  • Spring/Fall $10
  • Summer $5

This fee will be assessed per semester and will not be refunded if classes are dropped for any reason.

Students who are dropped for non-payment will be charged an additional $10 non-refundable reinstatement fee if they choose to be reinstated.

Senior Citizen Tuition Pass

SVCC, in accordance with Illinois Statute 110 ILCS 990, permits senior citizens 65 years or older to enroll tuition free in regularly scheduled credit courses provided that classroom space exists and tuition paying students enrolled constitute the minimum number required for the course. Senior citizens must pay any fees associated with the courses.