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General Fees

19332165-176x111This section of our site helps you with estimating costs for private and public institutions (in-state and out-of-state).


Wondering about costs you might have during your high school senior year as you work on getting into college? Look at the following examples.

Application Fees
College Application Fees $50.00 (Typical) Fees can range from $20 to $75.

Some students may qualify for an application fee waiver from certain schools.

See your high school guidance office or the college/university for more information about specific application fees and a waiver.

Standardized Test Fees
ACT $39.50

Add $17.00 for the ACT Plus Writing

Some students may qualify for a fee waiver for this test.


Fees change frequently. For updated and additional information visit the ACT Student web site.

SAT (with essay)
$54.50 Some students may qualify for a fee waiver for this test.


Fees change frequently. For updated and additional information visit the College Board web site.

Subject Tests
(formerly SAT II)
$26.00 and up

$26.00 Basic Registration Fee plus

$26.00 for Tests with Listening plus $18 for other Subject Tests

Fees change frequently. For updated and additional information visit the College Board web site.

Advanced Placement Exams $89 Fee reductions may be available for these exams.

Fees change frequently. For updated and additional information,
visit the AP central web site.

College Tours
College Visits
College Interviews

$200 - $2000 Figure will range based on many factors:
  • number of schools visited
  • location of schools
  • length of stay
  • method of visit (organized college tour with other students or with your family)
Visit Finding a College for more information about college tour companies.

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