The following financial information is subject to change by action of the Alabama State Board of Education. The information printed below is current at the time of publication. Any changes will be updated and publicized on this site prior to the start of each term. All tuition and fee payments are due at the time of registration.
Students who meet the specific criteria of Policy No. 803.01, as Alabama residents, are eligible to pay the following tuition and fees:
|Credit Hours||Tuition||Bond Reserve Fee||Facilities Renewal Fee||Technology Fee||Library Fee||Building Fee||Total Tuition/Fees|
Effective: Fall 2020
NOTE: The Library Fee is assessed to students who are enrolled for three (3) or more credit hours, taking course work at a main campus or instructional site.
NOTE: Web-based and hybrid courses are charged at the same tuition and fee rate as regular courses.
NOTE: The fees below reflect the 2019-2020 academic year. 2020 fees might differ.
All full-time and part-time students who do not meet specific criteria of State Board Policy No. 803.01, under the resident and nonresident categories, are required to pay out-of-state tuition at a rate of two (2) times the in-state rate. All other fees are the same. Students should contact the Office of Student Services for further information regarding appropriate tuition rates.
The Department of Transportation regulations require that all truck driving students undergo drug screening. Since the test is conducted by an independent health service, the student must be prepared to pay the screening fee (cash or money order only). The test will be conducted the first day of the class.
Tuition and Fees: $1,566.00
Additional expenses: $217.50
(Drug testing, physical exam, written test, permit and license fees)
Total Truck Driving Tuition, fees and expenses $1,783.50
*Fees include Building, Bond Reserve, Facilities Renewal, Technology and Library
Applications for housing and residence hall rent/fee information may be obtained in the Office of Student Services or by downloading the Fayette Campus Housing Application (PDF) and the Hamilton Campus Housing Application (PDF).
All tuition and fees required of any student at Bevill State are due at the time of registration. A student is not officially registered until tuition and fees are paid or assumed by financial assistance.
To request a refund, a Change/Withdrawal-Refund Request Form must be submitted to the Business Office. Refunds are issued by the Business Office on designated dates each term.
A student who officially drops a course during the Schedule Change Period will be refunded the difference in tuition paid and the tuition rate applicable to the reduced number of hours, plus all refundable fees. After the Schedule Change Period, no refunds are issued for partial withdrawal.
A student who officially withdraws before the first day of class from all courses will be refunded the total tuition, plus refundable fees. A student who officially withdraws from the College (all courses) during the first seven calendar days of class (inclusive of Saturday and Sunday) will receive 75 percent of refundable tuition, plus refundable fees.* Students who officially withdraw from the College after the first seven calendar days after the beginning of the term and on or before the fourteenth calendar day after the beginning of the term will receive 50 percent of refundable tuition, plus all refundable fees. Students who officially withdraw from the College after the fourteenth calendar day after the beginning of the term and on or before the twenty-first calendar day after the beginning of the term will receive 25 percent of refundable tuition, plus all refundable fees.*
NOTE: Refunds for Truck Driver Training tuition and housing payments are calculated at the same rate as noted above. Refund policy for financial assistance recipients is outlined in the Financial Assistance section of this catalog.
The refund policy for mini terms is a compressed version of the regular refund policy.
NOTE: A student who adds classes will be charged additional tuition and fees at the applicable rate.
When a check for tuition and fees is returned, the Business Office will immediately notify the student. The student will be advised that if payment for tuition and fees is not made within five (5) days from the date of the notification, the student will be removed from all class rosters. There is a $30 fee for each returned check.
If the student fails to respond within five (5) days, the Business Office notifies the Office of Student Services to remove the student from all class rosters. The instructor of each course will be notified by the Office of Student Services of the College’s action to remove the student from his/her class roster. The student will not be allowed to re-enroll until all outstanding debts to the College are satisfied and will be placed on a cash-only basis. The instructor may not add a student to his/her class roster until he or she is notified to do so.
A student who has a delinquent account at the College for any fee or fine may not complete registration until his/her account has been satisfied. The Bevill State Community College may withhold transcripts and diplomas until all indebtedness is paid.
*A portion of the tuition is earmarked by the State Board of Education for retirement of debt and cannot be refunded. This non-refundable tuition is $37 for students taking 9 or more hours, $30 for students taking 6-8 hours, and $22 for students taking fewer than 6 hours