Tuition & Fees
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Summary of Costs
All colleges have direct and indirect costs. As a student, you are responsible for all direct costs, but indirect costs are estimates associated with attending SUNY Erie and will vary from person-to-person.
|Annual Cost of Attendance||Direct Costs||Indirect Costs|
Detailed Listing of Tuition and Fees
|New York State residents who are residents of the sponsorship area
or non-residents of the sponsorship area who present a Certificate of Residence:
full-time (per academic year): $5,047.00
part-time (per credit hour): $211.00
New York State residents who are not residents of the sponsorship area and do not
present a Certificate of Residence:
|Non-New York State Residents:
full-time (per academic year): $10,094.00
part-time (per credit hour): $422.00
|Off Semester, Off Hour, Off Campus:
part-time (per credit hour): $71.00
Application Fee: $25.00
Independent Study Fee: $30.00
Lab Fee (per lab): $80.00
Printing Fee (per page over initial quota allowance): $0.15
Registration Fee (per semester): $30.00
START New Student Orientation: $50.00
|Student Activity Fee
per semester (12+ credit hours): $40.00
per credit hour (1-11 credit hours): $3.00
Student Accident Insurance*: $12.00
|Student Life Fee
per semester (12+ credit hours): $60.00
per credit hour (1-11 credit hours): $4.00
Technology Fee (per credit hour): $20.00
Transcript Fee: $5.00
per semester: $80.00
per summer session: $40.00
|Nelnet Tuition Payment Plan Fee (per semester): $75.00|
Collection Fee (% of amount owed): 30%
I.D. Card Replacement Fee (per card): $10.00
Late Payment Fee (not to exceed/semester): $50.00
Re-registration Fee (per semester if cancelled due to late payment): $0
Returned Check Fee: $35.00
Transportation ID Card Replacement: $20.00
Clinical Rotation Fee (per clinical class): $25.00
Dental Hygiene Professional Development Fee (per year): $75.00
EVOC Defensive Driving Fee: $400.00
First Year Experience Fee: $50.00
I-Car Auto Body Fee: $200.00
Independent Study Fee: $30.00
Industrial Refrigeration Fee: $130.00
International Student Administration Fee (part-time): $150.00
International Student Administration Fee (full-time): $300.00
International Student Health Insurance* $840.00
Lab Fee (per lab) $80.00
Life Experience Assessment Program
up to 6 credit hours $70.00
over 6 credit hours (per credit hour) $25.00
Malpractice Insurance - required for Allied Health Programs (not to exceed /year)* $75.00
Nursing Test/Evaluation Fee (per semester) $191.00
Pole-Climbing Safety Gear Fee $300.00
Refrigeration Handling Certification Fee $25.00
* Cost may fluctuate depending on current insurance rates.
Make a Payment
Payments can be made online through your MyECC account, or by mail and in-person at the Bursar’s Office.
Tuition Due Dates
Fall 2021 Advance Registration Tuition due date: 8/16/21
Fall 2021 Final Tuition due date (before liability): 9/7/21
Online payments can be made 24 hours a day, seven days a week through MyECC. Login to your MyECC account, select Financial Information on the left to expand the menu. Select "Make a Payment." Click on the "Pay on My Account" link and enter in your credit card information and amount (MasterCard, Visa and Discover Card)
Payments may be made by check payable to Student Account Services to your campus location.
Payments must be postmarked by the tuition bill’s due date.
City Campus Bursar Office, 121 Ellicott Street, Buffalo, NY 14203
North Campus Bursar Office, 6205 Main Street, Williamsville, NY 14221
South Campus Bursar Office, 4041 Southwestern Blvd., Orchard Park, NY 14127
Payments can be made in-person at the Student Account Services office at any of the
three campus locations. Our offices are open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to
3:00 p.m. and evenings until 6 p.m. as follows:
Monday - City Campus (No evening hours 7/6/21 to 8/6/21)
Tuesday - North Campus (No evening hours 7/6/21 to 8/6/21)
Wednesday - South Campus (No evening hours 7/6/21 to 8/6/21)
*Hours may vary for federal holidays. Call in advance to ensure the office is open.
Student Account Services Main Office (716) 851-1888
City Campus, Room O150E (45 Oak Street), (716) 851-1164
North Campus, Room S117, (716) 851-1463
South Campus, Room 1209 and Room 5223, (716) 851-1889
Account Receivable (questions on accounts referred to a collection agency), (716) 851-1627
For your convenience, current semester payments can be broken down into easy installments through our payment plans. Please contact Student Account Services or see below for details.
Tuition Payment Plans
SUNY Erie Community College partners with Nelnet Campus Commerce to let you pay your tuition and fees over time, making college more affordable. The payment plan is available for fall, spring and summer terms (not winter session). Please enroll before the tuition due date.
• Automatic bank payment (ACH)
• Credit/debit card (additional service fee will be assessed)
Cost to Participate
• $75 nonrefundable application/enrollment fee per term
• $30 nonrefundable returned payment fee
Steps to Enroll
• Log into Workday from the Workday mobile app or web browser*
• Click Finances Worklet on the Workday home page
• Click Make Payments, Payment Plans, E-Refunds (Nelnet) link
* You may need to temporarily disable your Internet Browser’s Pop-Up Blocker
Target Dates to Enroll By:
Payment plan available on June 28
Last day to Enroll Online
Required Down Payment
Remaining Scheduled Payments
Months of Payments
Note: All application/enrollment fees are processed immediately!
Important: Students must apply for a Nelnet Campus Commerce payment plan by the due date indicated on their SUNY ECC billing.
For additional information, call us at 800.609.8056. Customer Service Representatives are available Monday-Friday 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. CST and Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. CST. Account information also available online.
For more information, contact the Bursar office at (716) 851-1888.
Student Account Dispute
Residency and Certificate Of Residence
Explanation of Fees
This fee is charged to students in their senior year, who complete laboratory rotation at affiliated clinical sites (Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Erie County Public Health Laboratories, Eastern Niagara Hospital, American Red Cross, etc.). Students may perform clinical laboratory procedures at the affiliated hospitals under the direct supervision of laboratory technologists. Laboratory material and administrative costs for these rotations are covered by this fee.