Schedule of classes -
Tuition, Payment and Refund Information
Because NOVA is a public community college with financial support from the Commonwealth of Virginia, the College offers its students an exceptional educational value -- among the lowest tuition of any college or university in the Washington, D.C. area.
Enrollment costs at NOVA are based on a tuition-and-fee charge per credit hour, and are the same for credit or audit courses.
|Tuition for Fall 2013||Virginia Resident Students||Military Contract Students**||Business Contract Students**||Out-of-State Students|
|Student Activities Fee||$2.60||$2.60||$2.60||$2.60|
** Business and Military Contract Students- rate applies to out-of-state students whose VA employer or federal agency in VA has entered into a contractual relationship with NOVA.
The College does not send bills for tuition—you are responsible for paying your tuition on time.
- Payment Methods
- NOVA's Tuition Payment Plan - The NOVA Payment Plan is offered through Nelnet Business Solutions. For more information, please contact the NOVA Payment Plan Information Line by phone at 703.450.2562 or email NOVApaymentplan@nvcc.edu.
- Tuition Payment Deadlines
- Tuition Contracts
NOVA understands—occasionally life circumstances cause you to change your plans and you may need to drop a class. Please know that tuition refunds are not automatic except for those courses cancelled by the College.
NOTE: The Tuition Refunds section on page 10 of the printed Schedule of Classes has been updated. Please click the Tuition Refunds & Forgiveness of Debt link above for the updated information.
Federal Financial Aid Recipients: If you receive federal student aid (Title IV) and you withdraw from all your classes within 60% of the enrollment period, in most cases, you will owe money back to the College. For additional information, please visit the online financial aid support center and link to “Withdrawal & Return to Title IV Policy” or read the Return to Title IV Policy in its entirety in the Student Services financial aid handbook.