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We are pleased to offer students and families information that will be helpful in planning and paying for Wellesley College educational costs.

Wellesley College has a long-standing commitment to helping families afford the cost of an education in terms of traditional financial aid, payment, and financing plans. Our goal is to make your education at Wellesley College possible and affordable.

An Overview of Your Financial Responsibilities

As a student, your financial responsibilities to Wellesley College include meeting payment deadlines , fulfilling loan or grant requirements, and addressing outstanding balances--even if someone else is making the payments for you.

It is important to understand that information and communications will be geared toward and directed to you rather than a parent or guardian. If a parent or other individual handles your educational finances, take the first step in your involvement by discussing the information with them.

The Student Financial Services website is a wonderful resource for understanding billing , financing and paying for your time at Wellesley. The site includes a number of helpful FAQs , forms and helpful links , payment deadlines , as well as information about Wellesley's payment policy and options

Charges and financial aid for the Fall semester are posted to your account July.  To view your account, log into your MyWellesley portal account and click on the Financial Services tab.  

FERPA

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) of 1974, commonly known as the "Buckley Amendment," helps protect the privacy of student education records. Among other provisions, FERPA protects the privacy of educational records, including your student account at Wellesley College. Complete information on FERPA can be found on the United States Department of Education website . If you are interested in placing limitations on the release of information please complete and return this form .

If you have questions, please feel free to contact us .

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Health Insurance

Students are required by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to have health insurance.
You may waive Wellesley College insurance if you are covered already.
You can learn more about the Student Accident and Sickness Insurance Program or how to waive coverage, online.