Tuition and Fees

The posted rates are approved by the Colby Community College Board of Trustees and are subject to change. For questions about payment options, please contact the Student Accounts  or Financial Aid offices.

View specialty program* rates for the 2022-23 academic year. 

*Dental Hygiene and Nursing

2022-2023 Tuition, Fees, Room and Board

2022-23 On-Campus Rates *
ResidencyTuitionStudent FeeTech Fee Total
Thomas County$76$30$18.50$124.50
Regional (CO, MO, NE, OK, TX)$101$30$18.50$149.50

Some courses have additional lab fees which are indicated in the fees column of listed courses.

*Tuition rates listed do not apply to the Dental Hygiene program (DH). For current rates, contact Student Accounts, 785-460-4664, or the Dental Hygiene Program Director, 785-460-5438.

Explore ways to Pay for College or visit the Financial Aid page.  

High School Rates

High school students concurrently enrolled in Colby Community College classes pay a flat rate for all course types including face-to-face, online, and I-CAN. Additional course fees, books, or materials are not included in this rate. Students are financially responsible once they are enrolled.

2022-23 high school rate$115.75

2022-23 ColbyConnect Rates (Online)
ResidencyPer Credit Hour
Thomas County Resident$139.75
Kansas Resident$144.75
Regional (CO, MO, NE, OK, TX)        $164.75

A one-time administrative fee of $25.00 will be automatically applied to the account of the students who fail to attend class at the end of the eight-day Add/Drop/Last day to Withdraw period.


2022-23 ROOM AND BOARD (per academic year)
*$175 deposit required for all rooms, $100 may be refunded pending room condition.
Embree Hall$5,100$3,853.64
North and Hines Hall$4,881.72--
Schnellbacher, Krehbiel, and Strutt Hall$4,881.72$3,311.94
MEAL PLAN18 meals/week 
Cost Per Plan2,856.48 


  1. Students must have a "" email address before applying for housing. If you have not already done so, please apply to Colby Community College first. Once the college email address is issued, you can complete the housing questionnaire.

  2. The Student Health Office requires copies of immunizations, a completed Meningococcal Form, Health History Form and TB Questionnaire for all students enrolled in classes.

Visit the Residence Life or Food Service pages for more information regarding housing and meal plans.