Tuition & Fees

Fees and Payments
The Business Office is available on the second floor of the James P. McCormick Administration Building in Senatobia for payment of fees, traffic fines, and to pick up work study checks.  Student Loan checks are mailed out and cannot be collected. Personal checks may also be cashed. There is a $100 limit on personal checks, and I.D. is required. The office is open from 8:30 a.m. until noon and from 1 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. The cashier’s window closes at 3:30 p.m. each day.

Tuition & Fees per Semester - Summer 2019 * New fees apply fall 2019 

  • Tuition (all full-time students/per semester)   $1,500.00
  • Out-of-State Fee (per semester)   Additional $1,200.00: Total fee $2700.00
  • In-State Part-Time or Special Student Fees (per semester hour) $125.00
  • Out-of-State Part-Time or Special Student Fees (per semester hour)   $225.00
  • Summer Tuition Charges will be per semester hour (no full-time cap)
  • Ebook Fees
Special Fees
  • Deferred Payment Fee  $25.00
  • Nursing Testing Fee (Per Semester)  $200.00
  • Residual ACT  $50.00
  • Automobile Registration fee - Additional Decal  $5.00
  • Replacement of ID Card  $10.00
  • Returned Check Fee  $25.00
Meal Plans
  • Resident students must choose either plan A or B.
  • Prices are per semester.
  • Plan A :19 meals per week - Mon-Fri 3 meals per day, weekend 2 meals per day  $1000.00
  • Plan B: 15 meals per week, beginning with dinner on Sunday and ending with lunch on Friday  $875.00
  • Plan C: 5 lunches per week  $350.00
  • Plan D: 3 lunches per week   $250.00
  • Plan E: Summer Term-Per Session. 14 meals per week, beginning with breakfast on Monday and ending with lunch on Friday  $275.00
Residence Hall Room Rent & Deposits
  • Room Deposit (all except Benton, DeSoto, Marshall, and Tallahatchie)— $50
  • Room Deposit (Benton, DeSoto, Marshall, and Tallahatchie)— $100
  •  Gainey Hall or Bobo Hall (Summer Term per session)—$150
Women (per semester):
  • Bobo Hall  $600.00
  • Panola Hall  $600.00
  • Benton Hall  $700.00
  • Taylor Hall  $525.00
  • DeSoto Standard  $775.00
  • DeSoto Deluxe  $825.00
  • Marshall Hall  $775.00
Men (per semester):
  • Gainey Hall  $600.00
  • Quitman Hall  $525.00
  • Tallahatchie Hall  $700.00
  • DeSoto Standard  $775.00
  • DeSoto Deluxe  $825.00
  • Marshall Hall  $775.00

Tuition & Fees per Semester - Fall 2019

Tuition and fees effective fall 2019 are as follows:

TUITION
  • 1-14 credit hours (part-time): $140 per credit hour
  • 15-19 credit hours (full-time): $1,500 per semester
  • Over 19 credit hours (full-time plus hours): $1,500 per semester plus $140 per credit hour over 19
GENERAL FEES
  • Registration Fee (all students—per semester): $50
  • Technology Fee (all students—per semester): $45
  • Out-of-State Fee (per fall & spring semester—in addition to full-time tuition): $1,200
  • Part time Out of State Fee (per credit hour – in addition to part-time tuition): $100
SPECIAL FEES
  • Career-Technical Program Fee (per semester): $50
  • Mississippi Virtual Community College Fee (per semester): $15 per credit hour
  • Nursing Program Fee (per semester—ADN students only): $1,200
  • Automobile Registration Fee—first vehicle registered: no charge
  • Automobile Registration Fee—per additional decal: $5
  • Replacement of ID Card: $10
  • Room Deposit: Bobo, Gainey, Panola, Quitman, & Taylor Halls: $50
  • Room Deposit: Benton, DeSoto, Marshall & Tallahatchie Halls: $100
  • Books—estimated per semester*: $600 to $800
  • Ebook Fees
  • Residual ACT: $50
  • Deferred Payment Fee: $25
  • Returned Check Fee: $25
*Books and supplies for some programs may exceed this estimate. Some courses may require a mandatory eBook fee payable at the time of registration. Fee amounts will vary depending on the cost of each book.

ROOM RENT IN RESIDENCE HALLS - PER SEMESTER
  • Benton Hall (Women): $750
  • Bobo Hall (Women): $650
  • DeSoto Hall (Men or Women): Standard—$825, Deluxe—$875
  • Gainey Hall (Men): $650
  • Marshall Hall (Men or Women): $825
  • Panola Hall (Women): $650
  • Quitman Hall (Men): $575
  • Tallahatchie Hall (Men): $750
  • Taylor Hall (Women): $575
  • Gainey Hall or Bobo Hall—Summer Term Per Session: $200
MEAL PLANS The cafeteria operates on a meal credit system. Students have an account accessed by their ID card. Each account has meal credits based on the meal plan purchased.   There are no roll over credits.
  • PLAN A: $1,050
  • PLAN B (required of all resident students): $925
  • PLAN C: $400
  • PLAN D: $300
  • PLAN E (Summer Term—Per Session): $325
 For specific meal plan options, please consult the Bulletin. If you have any questions about tuition or fees, please contact Associate Bursar Robert Dunnam at (662) 562-3913 or email rdunnam@northwestms.edu.

Refund Policy

  • Spring and Fall – 100 percent refund if official withdrawal is made during the week of regular registration. 75 percent refund if official withdrawal is made during the first week after regular registration. 50 percent refund if official withdrawal is made during the second week after regular registration. 25 percent refund if official withdrawal is made during the third week after regular registration. NO REFUND WILL BE MADE AFTER THE END OF THE THIRD WEEK FOLLOWING REGULAR REGISTRATION. 
  • Summer – 100 percent refund if official withdrawal is made prior to the start of classes. 75 percent refund if official withdrawal is made on the first day of classes. 50 percent refund if official withdrawal is made on the second day of classes. 25 percent refund if official withdrawal is made on the third day of classes.  NO REFUND WILL BE MADE AFTER  THE THIRD DAY OF CLASSES FOR SUMMER SESSIONS.

Fees and expenses listed are correct at time of publication. The college reserves the right to increase fees and expenses without prior notification.

Contact Information
Business Office James P. McCormick Administration Building | Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Monday – Friday | Phone: (662) 562-3216

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