Tuition, Fees, & Expenses
All payments for tuition and fees must be made in advance or on the day of registration. Registration will not be considered complete until after payment of all obligations has been made. Checks, money orders, or approved personal checks should be made payable to Bluefield State College for the exact amount of the obligation. The following credit cards can be used to pay tuition and fees: MasterCard, Visa, and Discover.
The maximum fee for students registered for on-campus and off-campus courses during the same term will be the full-time on-campus fee. Students pay fees according to their residency at the time of admission to Bluefield State College. There are three schedules of fees: In-state, Border County, and Out-of-state. Border County fees apply to those students whose place of residence is in a county which borders on and touches West Virginia. These counties include: Virginia—Frederick, Shenandoah, Rockingham, Augusta, Highland, Bath, Alleghany, Craig, Giles, Bland, Tazewell, and Buchanan; Maryland— Garrett, Allegany, and Washington; Ohio—Columbiana, Jefferson, Belmont, Monroe, Washington, Athens, Meigs, Gallia, and Lawrence; Pennsylvania—Beaver, Washington, Greene, and Fayette; and Kentucky—Boyd, Lawrence, Martin, and Pike.
Tuition, fees and expense schedules are published annually and are available in the Business Office and from the Office for Academic Affairs.
FEES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AT ANY TIME BY THE
WEST VIRGINIA HIGHER EDUCATION POLICY COMMISSION
AND/OR BLUEFIELD STATE COLLEGE BOARD OF GOVERNORS.