Statement of Financial Ability/Bachelor Degree

Name _________________________________________________________________
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As a non-immigrant international student accepted for admission to Chipola College, you will be classified as a non-Florida student, and will be assessed out-of-state fees for the duration of your enrollment.  An F-1 Student VISA is considered a temporary status.

Therefore, each international student is expected to have sufficient funds to meet all personal and college expenses.  Tuition payment will be due before the first day of class.

Chipola College requires you to have an equivalent yearly stipend of $18,000.00 which is broken down as follows:

Matriculation fees of 12 hours (two semesters) $7,200.00
Summer Session Optional, $193.00 per credit hour  
Medical Insurance (mandatory) Cost approximate per year (minimum) $600.00
Books and Supplies $700.00
Transportation $1,500.00
Room and Board $6,500.00
Personal Expenses $1,500.00
Total Estimated Budget $18,000.00


I/We _____________________________________, persons/parties responsible for all college, living and
  (Print Name)
personal expenses), certify that I/we have sufficient funds to cover all college and living expenses (estimated to be $18,000 per year) while named student is attending Chipola College.  (Please submit your current bank statement showing balance and most recent withdrawals.)

                                ____________________________________                ______________________
                                Signature of Responsible Party                                             Date


Chipola College is dedicated to the concept of equal opportunity.  The college will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin or marital status, or against any qualified individual with disabilities, in its employment practices or in the admission and treatment f students.  Recognizing that sexual harassment constitutes discrimination on the basis of sex and violates this rule, the college will not tolerate such conduct.  Should you experience such behavior, please contact the director of EA/EO at 850-718-2209 or by mail at 3094 Indian Circle, Marianna, FL  32446.