International Students

International Student Cost of Attendance

Hawkeye Community College is an excellent value and very affordable!

The chart below indicates the breakdown of the required funds you must show in order to have an I-20 issued to you by Hawkeye Community College. Please submit your bank statement with your other required materials for admission.

If you do not wish to have Hawkeye issue you an I-20 and hold your I-20 from another school, International Student tuition rates are $184.50 per credit hour (including fees).

2015–2016 Costs

Tuition and Fees $4,428
Books $1,164
Transportation $1,305
Room and Board $8,081
Personal $1,811
Health Insurance $1,200
TOTAL $17,989

* International students are required (as mandated by the F-1 visa status) to carry at least 12 credit hours per semester.

If you are planning to bring dependent (s) the cost total will be higher. Please contact us directly for that information.

You must show that the total listed above is available to you for I-20 issuance.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

International students holding an F-1 visa are not eligible for Federal Financial Aid.

Hawkeye Scholarships

You can apply for Hawkeye Scholarships. While Hawkeye Community College does not have scholarships designated specifically for International students, you may be eligible for one of the many scholarships available.

International Student Services


Marina Durinova
Hawkeye Center 208
telephone (voice):
    +1 319-296-2329, ext.1590
   +1 319-296-1028
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Mailing Address

Hawkeye Community College
International Student Admissions
1501 East Orange Road
P.O. Box 8015
Waterloo, IA 50704-8015

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