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Tuition & Fees

    SMC International Education Center - Tuition and Fees

    Santa Monica College: Fall 2014 to Fall 2015
    International Student Tuition & Fees
    Intensive English
    Program (Not for Credit)
    International Student Tuition & Fees**
    International Students are required to take a minimum of 12 units during the semester to maintain F-1 Status
    Tuition & Fees for an academic year of 24 units (based on
    2 semesters – no sessions)
    Intensive English Program Cost
    Non-Resident Tuition
    $325/per unit
    (tuition + enrollment fee)
    Summer Session: $1,600
    Fall Semester: $3,200
    Winter Session: $1,200
    Spring Semester: $3,200
    SMC Health Fee
    $19 per semester or $16 per winter or summer session
    Student Associate fee
    $19.50 per semester/session
    Student ID Card
    $13 per semester/session
    Health Insurance
    $588* for one semester and one session
    $200 Initial Insurance fee for first semester only.
    $588* for one semester and one session
    Estimated Expenses
    Per Month Estimate
    Living Expenses
    $1,331 (Based on home stay with 2 meals per day)
    $11,975*** (based on 9 months)
    Book & Supplies
    $1,656 (based on 9 months)
    Personal Expenses
    $2,862 (based on 9 months)
    Public Transportation
    $1,404 (based on 9 months)
    Estimated Total Expenses for Fall 2014 to Fall 2015
    Academic year required on bank statement for SMC Admission
    Dependent Estimated Expenses
    $10,268 (based on 9months)
    *All new F1 students will pay a mandatory insurance surcharge to cover the seminar and pre-enrollment period before their first term begins.  Spring/Fall semester surcharge:$196.  Winter/Summer session surcharge:$196.

    **Tuition, fees, and Health Insurance Fees are subject to change without notice.
    ***Students with free room and board in the Santa Monica area may deduct $6,750 from the total expenses.
    Wire Transfer Information
    If you choose to wire transfer money to SMC, here are the instructions.

    Please note we can only accept wire transfer for:
    · SMC Tuition and School Fees (health and activity)
    · SMC Insurance
    · Application fee or Seminar fee
    · Do not wire transfer money to SMC for your tuition and fees until you have been accepted to SMC and receive your I-20 and have secured an F-1 Visa.
    · You will need to include additional funds for every wire transfer to cover the cost of federal wire system and SWIFT Network charges
    Send To:
    JPMorgan Chase
    Government, Not-For-Profit & Healthcare Banking
    Los Angeles, Ca 90071
    Credit to:  Santa Monica College
    Account #: 569288751
    Fed Wire#: 0210000-21
    Swift Network#: CHASUS33

    Please include the Student’s Name & Passport Number & Application Identification Number (Application ID#).

    Incoming wires are subject to Federal Wire System charges of $18.00 and SWIFT network charges of $19.00. Charges may change without prior notice.