Enrollment Fees — Per Quarter

CAB Renovation

$5.75 per credit (Max $115.00)

Students enrolled at the Olympia campus will be charged a mandatory fee of $5.75 per credit. Fees collected fund the College Activities Building (CAB) redesign project.

Clean Energy Fee

$1.00 per credit (Max $20.00)

The Evergreen State College students voted to have a mandatory Clean Energy fee assessed of $1.00 per credit, each quarter, that would be used to offset the electricity that The Evergreen State College uses with the purchase of clean renewable energy. For additional information on this fee please go to Clean Energy.

Student Wellness Fee

$158.00 per quarter (Fall, Winter, and Spring only)

This fee supports Student Wellness Services on campus and is not health insurance. It is a mandatory fee of $158.00 for students attending the Olympia campus that are registered for four (4) or more credits. The Student Wellness Services office is closed during Summer; no Wellness Fees are charged during the Summer quarter.

Late Night Shuttle Fee

$5.00 per quarter (Fall, Winter and Spring only)

A mandatory fee of $5.00 per quarter (Fall, Winter and Spring only) will be charged to Olympia campus students. Fees collected will fund a late-night shuttle program to ensure that students have access to safe transportation after regular transit hours.


$2.50 per credit (Max. $30.00)

This is a mandatory fee. All students registered at the Olympia campus will be charged $2.50 per credit up to a maximum of $30.00 per quarter. This program allows all students currently enrolled at the Olympia campus to ride Intercity Transit anywhere in Thurston County by showing their validated student ID card. PLEASE NOTE: Effective Winter Quarter 2020, the Transit Fee is currently paused. Intercity Transit is implementing a zero-fare demonstration project and all buses and Dial-A-List services operated by Intercity Transit will be zero-fare. The demonstration project is expected to last five years starting January 1, 2020. For additional information please see a FAQ regarding the Transit Fee Pause


$8.00 per quarter (optional)

The Washington Public Interest Research Group is a nonprofit, politically unaligned corporation directed to students. Evergreen students have voted to support this organization via automatic billing. An $8.00 charge is added on the student account each quarter along with tuition and fees. This fee can be waived by completing a waiver form (PDF) and returning the form to the Student Financial Services Office.


$7.50 per quarter (optional)

The Geoduck Student Union fee supports the annual operations of the student union. This fee can be waived by completing a waiver form (PDF) and returning the form to the Student Financial Services Office.

Enrollment Fees — Other

Class Audit

See Audit Policies for specifics.

Evergreen Employees

$30.00 (up to 8 credits)

Employees must complete the 'Tuition and Fee Waiver' form each quarter they are using their benefit.

New Student Fee

$300.00 Fall, $170.00 Winter or Spring

New matriculated undergraduate First Year and Transfer students are assessed a one-time fee which funds an enhanced student transition program designed to increase academic success.  Students entering in the Fall quarter are charged $300.00, those entering in Winter or Spring quarter are charged $170.00.

Late Registration Fee

$50.00 or $100.00

A $50.00 late fee for registration additions and changes begins on the Monday of week two of each quarter. A $100.00 late fee for additions and changes begins on the Monday of week three of each quarter. Avoid late fees by registering before the end of the first week of the quarter!

Late Tuition Payment Fee

$50.00 and $75.00

A fee of $50.00 will be charged if tuition is not paid by the 5th calendar day of the quarter. A second late fee of $75.00 will be charged on the 30th calendar day for unpaid tuition. Avoid late fees, pay tuition by the deadline!

Washington State Employees

$30.00 (up to 6 credits)

Washington State employees may apply for a tuition waiver under certain qualifying conditions.

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