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2017-18 Tuition and Fees

2017-18 TUITION

In-District Students
$141 per credit hour

Out-of-District Students
$234 per credit hour

Out-of State Students
$236 per credit hour

Senior Citizens age 61-64
$106 per credit hour

International Students
To be determined


HCC courses online for In-District Students
$141 per credit hour

HCC courses online for Out-of-District Students
$234 per credit hour

ILLCO courses online
$141 per credit hour

Employed in Highland district * Out-of-District/In District
$141 per credit hour
* Applies to out-of-district and out-of-state students who work 35 hours a week or more in the Highland district. It also applies to athletes covered by a scholarship or enrolled in a cooperative agreement program not offered at their local community college.

Senior Citizen 65+ Tuition Waiver
All senior citizens rates are applied on a space available basis only. The student is responsible for all course fees. To qualify, the student must provide homestead exemption certification.

2017-18 FEES

Registration fee
$15 per semester

Online course fee
$15 per course

Technology fee
$16 per credit hour

Activity fee
$9 per credit hour

Graduation fee
$30 per student

Proficiency fee
$25 plus $25 per credit hour

Some courses and labs require a fee that varies according to the subject.

Non-Sufficient Funds (NSF) fee

ACH return fee

Stop Payment fee


Highland Campus

2998 W. Pearl City Rd. Freeport, IL 61032


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