Costs & Billing

The information below provides students with a general idea of the basic charges he or she may be responsible to pay to Whittier College, based on the exchange agreement between Whittier College and his/her home university. 

The Office of International Programs will confirm a student’s fees upon enrollment. 



Double Room 

$3,054 per semester, if not covered by your exchange agreement

Meal Plan


$2,420 per semester. Meal plan prices vary. Amount shown based on 15 meal plan.

Health Insurance 

$875 per semester. Unless your insurance is specifically approved by the College, a  student  must purchase insurance through Whittier.

Student Body Fee

$120 per semester

Health Services Fee  

$75 per semester


$200 (one time fee)

Residence Hall Assessment Fee

$100 per semester

Miscellaneous Fees  

It is important to keep in mind miscellaneous charges you will incur over the course of the semester. These can include such things as Health & Wellness Center visits and immunizations, lost ID cards, course fees, laundry expenses, books, library fees, etc.

Payment Deadlines

For Fall 2013, the balance of an account must be paid in full by Friday, August 2, 2013. 

For Spring 2014, the balance of an account must be paid in full by Friday, December 20, 2013.