Course fees for residents and nonresidents are $440 per credit. This includes the credit recording fee assessed by School of Extended and Lifelong Learning. The final amount owed is based on the number of credits you elect to take plus the type and duration of housing and meals you select.

You may use the calculator below to estimate total costs for FLBS courses. See the Housing/Meals tab for information on the Housing options available.


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FLBS Summer Cost* =   $0
* Approximate costs only. Actual final costs are determined during online registration.


Payment Details

Full tuition, housing, and meal fees are due no later than June 5, 2014.


If payment is not made by the due date...
- Your courses are not guaranteed and your seat may be given to wait list applicants
- You may reapply, subject to a $100 late fee

Online payments are made by credit card. Only Discover, Mastercard, and Visa are accepted at FLBS.

Fees may be subject to change without notice.

Other Services

Textbooks and basic course supplies may be purchased at the FLBS Bookstore. You are provided with a list of necessary items upon acceptance to our program. Cash, personal checks, traveler's checks, money orders and credit cards (MasterCard and Visa) are accepted in payment for books and supplies.

Medical insurance is not included in fees. Students are strongly encouraged to carry medical health insurance as it is not available through the Flathead Lake Biological Station. Medical facilities are available in the nearby towns of Polson, Bigfork, and Kalispell.

Cancellations and Refunds

Cancellations received in writing before 5:00 pm on May 28, 2014 will result in a $50 refund of the deposit to the payment credit card. Cancellations received after this date will not receive a refund.