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Pre-College Exploratory Workshops

Tuition and Fees | July 26-31, 2020

Program Cost

Residential: $1,800 (registration fee, tuition, room, meals, and activities)*

Commuter:  $1,400 (registration fee, tuition, lunch, dinner, and activities)*

Application Fee: $100

Lab Fee: Some workshops require additional Lab Fees.  If applicable, the fee will be noted in the workshop description.

*Total Program Cost does not include application fee, travel to/from Wellesley, personal spending money, course books and/or materials (which may vary from course to course).

Payment Deadlines

Deposit Deadline: June 24, 2020
Full Tuition Payment Deadline:  June 29, 2020

Scholarship Opportunities

The Exploratory Workshops do not offer any scholarship opportunities at this time.


All discount amounts will be reflected on your final bill.

Early Bird Discount: Receive $150 off program cost when applicants commit and pay the $500 deposit by March 30, 2020.

Multiple Program Discount: Receive $100 off Exploratory Workshops costs when adding an Exploratory Workshop to another Wellesley Pre-College Program.

Refund Policy

  • Participants who register for a program or workshop that is canceled will receive a 100% refund of tuition and related fees. If the student does not enroll in an alternate program or workshop, the application fee will also be refunded.
  • Participants who drop from the Exploratory Workshops by 11:59 PM on June 29, 2020 will receive a refund of tuition and related fees minus the non-refundable $500.00 program deposit and $100 application fee.
  • Participants who drop from the Exploratory Workshops by 11:59 PM on July 6, 2020, will receive a 50% refund of tuition and related fees minus the non-refundable $100 application fee.
  • No refund or partial reimbursement will be made if a student arrives late, leaves early, or is dismissed to a violation of the program guidelines.

Billing and Payment

Wellesley College records billing and payment activity on the participant account, which will be available in the participant's MyWellesley Portal.

Billing assessment begins March 30, 2020. Communications will be sent through the participant's @wellesley.edu email address. We recommend that students forward their @wellesley.edu email to their personal email.

Student Acknowledgment of Responsibility

As a part of the application process, all students will be required to acknowledge the deadlines, cost of tuition, relevant fees and refund policy prior to submitting their application.