Fees for 2019-20

Enrollment deposit (refundable until May 1) $100
Orientation fee $50
Technology fee (full-time students) $100 per semester
Technology fee (part-time students) $75 per semester
Graduation processing fee $100
Additional copy of diploma charge $20
Course-by-arrangement fee $100 per credit
Credential file service fee $10
Late course change fee $10
Late registration fee $20
Lost check reissue fee $15
Monthly payment plan fee $25 per semester
Parking permit, on-campus student $57 per semester
Parking permit, commuter student $28 per semester
Student teacher application late fee $100
Studio fee for art courses $50 per studio
Lab fee for kinesiology labs $50 per lab
Private music lessons/recitals $360 per credit
Summer music lessons (2020) $330 per credit

Lab fee for general education science courses (applies only to courses that are not required for natural and health science majors)

$50 per lab
Lab fee for cognate and major requirements in the natural and health sciences $100 per lab
Study abroad  
Study abroad/off-campus program fee $50

Graduate athletic training program
See Master of Science in Athletic Training program tuition & fees (expected start 2020). 

Undergraduate athletic training program
Following are costs for Northwestern’s current undergraduate athletic training program.

Costs covered by NWC 2019-20
Clothing: 1 athletic training polo shirt/year
(must be returned upon graduation; additional polo shirts may be available depending on your size)
No cost
CPR training No cost
Liability insurance No cost
Background checks No cost
MAATA annual meeting registration/travel expenses No cost
CNOS Symposium registration/travel expenses No cost
Medical pack No cost
Required student costs  
Khaki shorts/pants Cost will vary
Immunizations (required for admittance to NWC) Cost will vary
BOC practice exam $27
Recommended student costs  
NATA membership $80
Additional NWC athletic training apparel Cost will vary
Medical pack $20 (if you want to keep your pack after graduation)
BSN (on-campus degree program) 2019-20
NUR 260 testing fee $124
NUR 280 testing fee $114
Clinical fee (per semester for last 6 semesters) $225
Testing prep fee for NUR 320, 360, 430 and 480 (per course) $106
RN to BSN (online degree-completion program) 2019-20
Virtual nursing laboratory (NUR 280A) $115

All tuition waiver and tuition exchange students must pay applicable fees.

For overload and audit costs, see "Per-credit rates."

Students will be assessed a fee for an instructor-approved, non-medical incomplete grade.