Funding & Costs

The cost to attend SPSCC is about 1/3 of the price of a public four-year university—plus, you get access state and federal financial aid when you complete the FAFSA or WASFA.

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How much does it cost?

The cost to attend SPSCC varies based on your residency status, credit load, and other factors. 

Annual tuition & fees is about $4,805 plus $900 for books and supplies for a full-time Washington State resident.

Payment plans are available. Visit our Tuition & Fees page for more details and to learn about Consumer Information in accordance with the 2008 Higher Education Opportunity Act.

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Funding Options

  • Financial Aid

    Submit the FAFSA or WASFA to see how much funding you qualify for.

  • Scholarships

    Apply for SPSCC scholarships ranging from $500 to $4,000, plus external scholarships.

  • Grants

    Learn about grants that do not have to be paid back.

  • Student Jobs

    SPSCC hires students for jobs on campus all year long.

  • Work Study

    Qualifying students can be hired for Work Study jobs.

  • Workforce Funding

    Workforce programs, like BFET and WorkFirst, provide grants and financial support to help you enter into a high-demand, high-wage career.

  • Veterans Benefits

    Veterans and their families can access VA Educational Benefits.

  • Third Party Payments

    For funding provided by employers, organizations, external scholarships, the GET program, and more.

  • Loans

    Get information about student loans.