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NIAGARA COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Tuition and Fees

Student Fees

The following fees are assessed on the basis of enrollment status or services rendered. Rates and fees listed below are for the 2017/2018 academic year and subject to change.

Mandatory Fees:
Description Amount Per Service Rendered
Student Activity Fee $75
$38
FT - Semester
PT - Semester
Student activities costs
Intramural Recreation /  Athletic Fee $87
$45
FT - Semester
PT - Semester 
Costs of recreation programs and intercollegiate athletics
Accident Insurance* (Health and Sickness policies are not available through NCCC)

$11.55

$9.60

$3.85

Academic Year-Full

Winter & Spring

Summer only

Required if student does not have health insurance coverage
Technology Fee $75
$36
FT - Semester
PT - Semester
Updating hardware and software technology
Other Fees:
Description Amount Per Service Rendered
Distance Learning Fee**
$23 Credit Hour
To cover the costs of developing and delivering online courses
Academic Foundation Fee $45 Course To cover costs associated with remedial course work
Allied Health Lab Fee $144 Course To cover additional costs associated with Allied Health Labs and clinicals
Animal Management Lab Fee
$173 Course To cover contractual expenses incurred for labs at zoos and aquariums
Baking and Pastry Arts Lab Fee $108 Course

To cover the cost of consumed materials and supplies

Bowling Lab Fee $52 Course Maintaining and operating bowling lanes
Culinary Arts Lab Fee $176 Course To cover the cost of consumed materials and supplies
Viticulture Lab Fee $74 Course To cover the cost of consumed materials and supplies
Welding Lab Fee $52 Credit Hour To cover the cost of lab space and consumed materials and supplies
Wine and Beverage Lab Fee
$15 Course To cover the cost of consumed materials and supplies
Payment Plan Fee $46 Semester Administrative costs for the College's tuition payment plan
Transcript Fee $8 Transcript To cover costs of copying and postage
Late Payment Fee
$43 Occurrence Any account balance, after considering financial aid, remaining outstanding at tuition or payment plan due dates
Placement Exam Fee $14 Exam To cover costs associated with required entrance testing for matriculation in any degree or certificate program.
Late Registration Fee
$44 Registration All support services & resources required to accommodate students unable to attend regularly scheduled registration.  You will be charged the late registration fee if your first registration activity for a term occurs during the late registration period, which begins on the first official day of classes for that term.
Graduation Fee $30 Degree or Certificate To cover costs of ceremonies, printing diplomas, etc.
Returned Check Fee
$25 Item Returned
Bank charges and handling costs of returned checks or credit card authorizations
ID Card Replacement Fee
$9 ID Card
Required for access to the College library and functions (first card is free)
Portfolio Assessment Fee
$175 Portfolio To cover cost of faculty evaluation of a portfolio submitted by a student to document learning acquired through work/life experience
Credit for Prior Learning Fee
$30 Credit Hour
CPL credit hour fee to be paid for each credit hour awarded through assessment of portfolio (up to a maximum of 14 credits.)  The first 6 credits are included in the $175 portfolio assessment fee. Student will pay an additional $30 per credit only for credit hours beyond these 6, to cover administrative costs and additional faculty time for assessment.
Challenge Exam Administration and Assessment Fee
$70 Exam Faculty preparation, administration, and evaluation of challenge exams
Tobacco Policy Violation Fee $25-$200 Per occurrence; does not reset with term or year $25 - 1st violation; $50 - 2nd violation; $100 - 3rd violation; $200 - 4th and additional violations
Library Fines $0.50 Day/per book Mailing reminders and other related collection efforts
Child Care Fees Variable
Schedule

$20
$5

* See note

Semester
(Registration fee)
Child (waiting-list placement)

Fees cover the costs of salaries for teachers, meals, supplies, and equipment for day care services provided to children of students.
* The variable schedule service charge is structured on a sliding scale, depending on the length of care time and parental income

 

 

Notes to fee table
* Insurance Fee: The insurance coverage is for accidents only and is mandatory. If you have your own coverage, you must sign a waiver card to have the charge removed. Student athletes cannot waive coverage/charge.

** Distance-Learning Fee: Students who are taking only Distance Learning courses may have certain on-campus fees waived.

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