Besides making payments before each semester, Illinois Wesleyan students and their families may elect to pay the amount owed the University in 10 monthly payments, beginning in June before the start of the next academic year. There is no interest or cost for this service provided by the Business Office when payments are made by check or direct debit (ACH) from a bank account. For a fee, payments may also be made by credit card, including American Express, Discover, and MasterCard.

bullet Current Year Costs

2012-13 University charges:

Tuition (full-time)


Room (double occupancy)




Student Senate Activity Fee


Residence Hall Fee




Note: Students will also need to budget for books, optional insurance, laundry, and incidental items. For students taking an on-campus class during the optional May Term, there is a $500 charge. International costs include a mandatory medical insurance premium.