Tuition & Scholarships

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With affordable tuition and a wide range of services and scholarships available specifically for international students, Kirkwood offers one of the best educational values in the United States. 

Approximate Costs - I-20 Amount

  • Tuition and fees (two semesters) at 15 semester hours - $12,100
  • Books and Supplies - $1,000
  • Room and Board - $5,940
  • Personal - $1,600
  • Transportation - $900
  • Student Health Insurance (1 year) - $1,450
  • Total: $22,990


Even though international students aren't eligible to receive U.S. financial aid, we can still help make your time at Kirkwood more affordable!

#YouAreWelcomeHere Scholarship

 Global Citizen Scholarship  

    StudyIowa Scholarship     

CCID International Student Scholarship

Kirkwood Scholarship Office


Employment Opportunities

Interested in working on campus? See what jobs are available.

Find a Job on Campus

Nathan Gapo

“It's a great experience. You meet some pretty awesome people. You get to know them and talk to them, and learn about their culture.”

Nathan Gapo,
The Republic of the Congo


Global Learning

Phone: 319-398-5579
On campus: 1154 Linn Hall