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Cost of Attendance

2018-19 Cost of Attendance (COA)

The following figures reflect survey data that determines your cost of attending SVCC for the 2018-19 academic year. Your indirect educational costs are based on your own circumstances, and can vary from student to student. Depending on your situation and major, your direct educational costs may be higher or lower than those presented below. For more information regarding the Cost of Attendance, please contact our office at (815) 835-6339.

All budgets are based on 32 weeks / 9 months.

32-Week (Fall/Spring) Cost of Attendance

The following figures are based on current tuition and fee rates for 30 credit hours (15 per semester).

In-DistrictOut-of-DistrictOut-of-State

Tuition & Fees

Tuition $3,810.00 $9,990.00 $11,100.00
Fees $660.00 $660.00 $660.00
Total Tuition and Fees $4,470.00 $10,650.00 $11,760.00

Indirect Costs

Housing and Rent$7,860.00
Books and Supplies$1,420.00
Transportation$2,616.00
Miscellaneous Expenses$1,989.00
Total Indirect Costs$14,545.00
32-Week Grand Total $18,355.00 $24,535.00 $25,645.00

Summer Cost of Attendance

Summer COA is either 4 or 8 weeks in length and is prorated from the 32-week COA based on appropriate the number of weeks.

In-DistrictOut-of-DistrictOut-of-State
Summer 4-Week $2,294.38 $3,066.88 $3,205.62
Summer 8-Week $4,588.75 $6,133.75 $6,411.25

Rationale

Tuition and Fees ($4,470.00)
Based on 30 credit hours multiplied by tuition of $127.00 per credit hour, student activity fee of $12.00 per credit hour, plus an additional $300.00 lab fees ($150.00 per semester) .
Housing / Rent Costs ($7,860.00)
Based on average median contracted rent from the five counties within SVCC’s district.
Books and Supplies ($1,420.00)
Based on the national average and the average that SVCC students spent in 2017-2018.
Transportation ($2,616.00)
Allows for average driving distance of 30 miles per day (roundtrip) for 80 days per semester, multiplied by the current Illinois mileage reimbursement rate.
Miscellaneous Expenses ($1,989.00)
Based on the 2016 national average provided from Wells Fargo and Collegedata.com.

2017-18 Cost of Attendance (COA)

The following figures reflect survey data that determines your cost of attending SVCC for the 2017-18 academic year. Your indirect educational costs are based on your own circumstances, and can vary from student to student. Depending on your situation and major, your direct educational costs may be higher or lower than those presented below. For more information regarding the Cost of Attendance, please contact our office at (815) 835-6339.

All budgets are based on 32 weeks / 9 months.

32-Week (Fall/Spring) Cost of Attendance

The following figures are based on current tuition and fee rates for 30 credit hours (15 per semester).

In-DistrictOut-of-DistrictOut-of-State

Tuition & Fees

Tuition $3,690.00 $9,960.00 $11,460.00
Fees $500.00 $500.00 $500.00
Total Tuition and Fees $4,190.00 $10,460.00 $11,960.00

Indirect Costs

Housing and Rent$7,608.00
Books and Supplies$1,390.00
Transportation$2,592.00
Miscellaneous Expenses$1,989.00
Total Indirect Costs$14,079.00
32-Week Grand Total $17,769.00 $24,039.00 $25,539.00

Summer Cost of Attendance

Summer COA is either 4 or 8 weeks in length and is prorated from the 32-week COA based on appropriate the number of weeks.

In-DistrictOut-of-DistrictOut-of-State
Summer 4-Week $2,221.12 $3,004.88 $3,192.38
Summer 8-Week $4,442.25 $6,009.75 $6,384.75

Rationale

Tuition and Fees ($4,190.00)
Based on 30 credit hours multiplied by tuition of $123.00 per credit hour, student support fee of $8.00 per credit hour, technology fee of $3.00 per credit hour, plus an additional $150.00 lab fees ($75.00 per semester) and $20.00 registration fee ($10.00 per semester).
Housing / Rent Costs ($7,608.00)
Based on average median contracted rent from the five counties within SVCC’s district.
Books and Supplies ($1,390.00)
Based on the national average and the average that SVCC students spent in 2015-2016.
Transportation ($2,592.00)
Allows for average driving distance of 30 miles per day (roundtrip) for 80 days per semester, multiplied by the current Illinois mileage reimbursement rate (.540).
Miscellaneous Expenses ($1,989.00)
Based on the 2016 national average provided from Wells Fargo and Collegedata.com.