Tuition & Fees
Tuition Rates Based on Residency
2017 - Fall (Beginning)In-District
—Rate - $137.60 per contact hourOut-of-District
—Rate - $183.40 per contact hourOut-of-State
—Rate - $261.40 per contact hour
Fees are subject to change.
Check current class schedule booklet.
2017 / 2018 - (Beginning FALL 2017 Semester)
||Student Services Fee
||Student Administrative Fee
Fees ranging from $1.75 to $500 will be charged for classes using specialized equipment or laboratory supplies.
A $137.60 fee is charged each semester.
||A $9.55 per contact hour fee will be charged for all courses.
||A $7.88 per contact hour fee will be charged for all courses.
If your residency status changes from out-of-district to in-district when you update
your address, it is your responsibility to report this to the Records Office. You must provide proof of the residency change by providing a Michigan photo id
with the change; and one of the following: current motor vehicle registration, property
tax receipt for property tax within Mott College district, utility bill with service
at the in-district address, a signed and dated rental or lease agreement showing address
including dates of the lease, and signature/phone number of the landlord. Students
who petition to change their residency classification to in-district status must submit proof of in-district residency for
30 days before the first day of a semester.
The schedule for the refund of tuition and fees is provided on the Academic/Registration Calendar each semester and session.
Students who withdraw from fall or winter semester classes after the second week
of classes will not receive refunds. Students should be sure to check the Academic/Registration Calendar
for specific dates. Refund deadlines vary for each semester and session.
Students may request a Tuition Appeal due to extenuating circumstances such as military
deployment, certain medical conditions, and/or family related reasons, including change
Please refer to the Tuition Appeal Form for further explanation and a listing of the appropriate documentation required to
process your appeal. Forms can also be obtained from and submitted to the Office of
Are you receiving Financial Aid?
Students receiving any type of Financial Aid, including loans, grants and scholarships,
should be aware that their account will be reviewed to determine how much financial
aid they have earned. Mott Community College will not adjust any tuition charges if
aid is earned. Rules and regulations governing Federal Financial Aid programs cannot
be waived through a tuition appeal or under any other circumstances.
RestrictionsYou may not submit an appeal if:
- Your issue is related to an academic complaint - these are handled through the Academic Divisions. The process is outlined on the
Academic Complaint Procedures page.
- You fail to drop your classes within the add/drop period outlined in the class schedule. You are responsible for knowing these dates and will
be obligated to pay any tuition and fees resulting from dropping after the deadline.
- Your Non-payment and non-attendance are not acceptable reasons for a Tuition Appeal. You are responsible for withdrawing
from all courses, regardless of attendance.
- You failed to confirm a withdrawal submitted in person or using the online registration system. It is your responsibility
to follow-up on all requests and actions.
- Your request is based on acceptance into another school or incarceration – these are not accepted as valid extenuating circumstances.
- If your account is in collections, you must file a dispute with the collection agency.
- It has been over 75 days from the last day of the term in which the course(s) was/were dropped. No exceptions.
- Printed/published material, such as registration forms, guide sheets, class schedule information, web directions
and the catalog take precedence over verbal information.
- If filing an appeal for medical reasons, please provide dates of medical treatment, along with a letter from your doctor
stating the nature of your condition and what functional limitations exist. Hospital
and medical records may be used.
- Filing an appeal does not relieve your current obligation to Mott Community College. You are responsible for all charges assessed on your account pending a decision
on your appeal.
- Failure to provide adequate documentation at the time of submission may result in denial of your appeal.
- In addition to providing supporting documentation, you must provide your own explanation as to why you are requesting a Tuition Appeal. Please be thorough.
- All appeals must be signed and dated. A signed application shall act as a student's release of information and consent
to review academic, financial aid, registration, medical documentation and other records
that are related to the appeal.
- An appeals committee will review the appeals and provide a written response within thirty (30) days. Tuition Appeal Forms can be downloaded here
This institution will adhere to the following policy for the purposes of establishing
residency requirements in Michigan for certain active duty members of the armed forces
of the United States, or these members’ spouses and dependent children:
- An active duty member, spouse, or dependent child of such an active duty member, shall
be considered a Michigan resident for tuition purposes if Michigan is that active
duty member’s legal state of residence;
- An active duty member, spouse, or dependent child of an active duty member, shall
be considered a Michigan resident for tuition purposes while that active duty member
is stationed in Michigan;
- Once an active duty member, spouse, or dependent child of an active duty member has
been determined to be a Michigan resident for tuition purposes, he or she shall retain
that status as long as they are continuously enrolled in a degree program at a state
See also Veterans and Dependent Benefits