Tuition, Fees, Health Insurance, Payment Plans


Payment Process
See your email from Jon Anderson, Willamette University Controller, for information about the billing process, electronic billing statements, etc. f you have any questions please contact Judy O'Neill at joneill@willamette.edu  or the Student Accounts office at (503) 375-5308.

Tuition and Student Fees for the 2013-14 Academic Year
Tuition for 2013-14 academic year is $34,782. The student body fee for the academic year is $80. The health center fee is $100. The cost of health insurance (if purchased through the university) is $2,695 for domestic students and $1,795 for international students.

Tuition, the student body fee and the health center fee are paid on a semester basis with 50% of the annual cost of paid fall semester and 50% is paid spring semester.  Health insurance is also paid per semester but not is split in two equal payments. 

Tuition for fall semester 2013
Tuition (15 credits) = $17,391

Student body fee for fall semester 2013
The student body fee for fall semester is $40

Student health center fee for fall semester 2013
The student health center fee for fall semester is $50


Student Health Insurance

The cost of student health insurance can be waived if you have comparable coverage. For complete information about health insurance visit the student health insurance web page.

U.S. Students: Total cost for 12 months coverage of health insurance for domestic students is $2,695. Information about coverage, costs, and waiver procedures/policies is available at http://www.willamette.edu/dept/health/insurance/domestic/index.html. Payments for U.S. students are as follows:
Fall semester segment = $1,167
Spring semester segment  is $1,528

International Students: Total cost for 12 month coverage of health insurance for international students is $1,795. Information about coverage, costs, and waiver procedures/policies is available at http://www.willamette.edu/dept/health/insurance/international/index.html. All international students must complete the enroll or waiver form, regardless of whether you plan  enroll in the insurance program or waive the insurance plan. Payments for international students are as follows:
Fall semester segment = $777
Spring semester segment is $1,018

 
Monthly Payment Plan
Willamette offers a deferred payment program through Tuition Management Systems (TMS), a third party service provider. This interest-free payment plan offers students a program through which educational expenses for the year can be spread out over 8, 10 or 12 months. This monthly payment plan option has a $75 application fee for the year. Under this plan you divide your net expenses for the entire year by 8, 10 or 12 to determine your monthly payment. Please call TMS at 1-800-722-4867 or visit their website at www.afford.com for more information.

Assistance with setting up your payment plan is available at the Willamette University Student Accounts Office. You may visit the office on the first floor of Waller Hall or contact them by telephone at (503) 370-6120 or (800) 338-9316. You may also email Kirk Rutledge, Student Accounts Coordinator, at krutledg@willamette.edu if you have any questions about the payment of tuition and fees.


peerTransfer - Save Money on Exchange Rates and Bank Transfer Fees

Willamette University partners with peerTransfer to save international students money on the exchange rates and bank fees involved their payment processes. Using peerTransfer can save students up to $1,500 a year. peerTransfer also provides great 24 hour multi-lingual customer support (phone, email, Skype, and chat), quick service, and the opportunity to easily track your payment. Learn more about peerTransfer at http://peertransfer.com/ and see a comparison of the costs you will have from peerTransfer versus a typical bank. If you want to use peerTransfer you can access Willamette's page at https://peertransfer.com/school/willamette.