Tuition rates shall be established by the Board of Trustees for the following categories:
- In-District rate: Residents of the Dearborn Public School District are eligible for this rate. A Dearborn School District Resident is a U.S. citizen or an Alien Resident of six months or more who has resided continuously in the Dearborn School District for six months immediately preceding the first day of classes.
- Out-of-District rate: Student enrollees who are legal residents of the State of Michigan but who reside outside the Dearborn Public School District are eligible for this rate. An Out-of-District Resident is a U.S. citizen or Alien Resident of six months or more who has resided continuously in Michigan but outside of the Dearborn School District for six months immediately preceding the first day of classes.
- Out-of-State rate: Student enrollees whose legal residence is outside the State of Michigan or the United States are eligible for this rate. An international student is any student on a non—immigrant visa or any student who has been an Alien Resident (Lawful Permanent Resident of the United States, Green Card) for less than six months.
- Any individual using Military educational assistance under either Chapter 30 (Montgomery GI Bill-Active Duty Program), Chapter 33 (Post-9/11 GI Bill, of title 38, United States Code, and/or the Marine Gunnery Sergeant John David Fry Scholarship (38 U.S.C. 3311(b)(9)) who lives in the State of Michigan while attending Henry Ford College will be charged no more than the Out-of-District rate regardless of his/her formal state of residence.
These tuition rates shall be applied to the total numbers of course Credit hours selected each semester by student enrollees.
The Board of Trustees grants to the President the authority to set application, registration, service and other fees. A schedule of fees shall be printed in the class schedule and in other appropriate college publications. The President will apprise the Board of all fee changes.