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Ancillary fees

The following are ancillary fees for graduate students studying in both flat-fee and fee-per-credit programs in the 2019-2020 academic year. These ancillary fees commence September 2019. (For 2018-2019 ancillary fees, visit the domestic or international page.)

Fees vary for full-time and part-time graduate students, as indicated below.

Ancillary fees are in addition to tuition fees (domestic and international).

Mandatory ancillary fees (2019-2020)

  • Full-time students

    The following fees are charged per semester.

     Item

    Annual

    Per semester

    Career Readiness

    $68.64

    $22.88

    Graduate Student Engagement

    $67.34

    $22.44

    Student Learning

    $115.92

    $38.64

    Health Services (general)

    $26.22

    $8.74

    Mental Health Services

    $65.42

    $21.81

    Health and Wellness

    $14.96

    $4.99

    Sport and Recreation

    $79.18

    $26.39

    Intramural Sports

    $10.54

    $3.52

    Campus Access

    $74.70

    $24.90

    Campus Open Access

    $33.08

    $11.03

    Campus Safety

    $9.64

    $3.21

    Student ID

    $18.74

    $6.25

    Convocation

    $6.62

    $2.21

    Infrastructure Enhancements1

    $116.74

    $38.91

    Study and Activity Spaces

    $34.02

    $11.34

    Printer Services1

    $26.20

    $8.74

    Instructional Resource

    $115.22

    $38.41

    Community and Social Programming

    $10.64

    $3.54

    Wellness and Support Services

    $11.20

    $3.73

    Benefit Plan Coordination

    $23.86

    $7.96

    USU Building

    $98.89

    $32.96

    Campus Recreation and Wellness Centre

    $174.12

    $58.04

    Varsity Sports

    $77.20

    $25.73

    U-Pass1

    $4172

    $139

    Total

    $1,696.09

    $565.37


    1. Not charged to graduate students in online programs.
    2. U-Pass fee for Spring/Summer 2020 may change.
  • Part-time students

    The following fees are charged per semester.

     Item

    Annual

    Per semester

    Career Readiness

    $27.46

    $9.15

    Graduate Student Engagement

    $26.94

    $8.98

    Student Learning

    $46.37

    $15.46

    Health Services (general)

    $10.49

    $3.50

    Mental Health Services

    $26.17

    $8.72

    Health and Wellness

    $5.98

    $1.99

    Sport and Recreation

    $31.67

    $10.56

    Intramural Sports

    $4.22

    $1.40

    Campus Access

    $29.88

    $9.96

    24/7 Building Access

    $13.23

    $4.41

    Campus Safety

    $3.86

    $1.29

    Student ID

    $7.50

    $2.50

    Convocation

    $2.65

    $0.88

    Infrastructure Enhancements

    $46.70

    $15.57

    Study and Activity Spaces

    $13.61

    $4.53

    Printer Services

    $10.48

    $3.49

    Instructional Resource

    $46.09

    $15.36

    Community and Social Programming

    $4.26

    $1.42

    Wellness and Support Services

    $4.48

    $1.50

    Total

    $362.04

    $120.67


Mandatory ancillary fee - international students (2019-2020)

  • International Health Insurance

    Item

    Annual

    International Health Insurance (international graduate students beginning their studies in fall 2019)

    $672

    The International Health Insurance fee is charged to all full-time international students on an annual basis. International graduate students who start their program in January or May will be charged a pro-rated amount for their International Health Insurance (January: $448; May: $224). You will still be responsible for the full annual amount the following September. 


Ancillary fees you may choose to opt out of (2019-2020)

  • Full-time students (all)

    The following fees are charged per semester.

     Item

    Annual

    Per semester

    Student Representation and Leadership

    $8.90

    $2.96

    World University Services of Canada

    $2.70

    $0.90

    Campus Clubs

    $4.80

    $1.60

    Student Societies

    $3.28

    $1.09

    Campus Life and Events

    $11.18

    $3.73

    Total

    $30.86

    $10.28

  • Health and dental (full-time students only)

    Item

    Annual

    Health and Dental (graduate students beginning their studies in fall 2019)

    $250.32

    The Health and Dental fee is charged to all full-time students on an annual basis. Graduate students who start their program in January or May will be charged a pro-rated amount for health and dental (January: $201.70; May: $153.08). You will still be responsible for the full annual amount the following September. 

  • Part-time students (all)

    The following fees are charged per semester.

     Item

    Annual

    Per semester

    Student Representation and Leadership

    $3.56

    $1.19

    World University Services of Canada

    $1.08

    $0.36

    Campus Clubs

    $1.92

    $0.64

    Student Societies

    $1.31

    $0.43

    Campus Life and Events

    $4.47

    $1.49

    Total

    $12.34

    $4.11

  • Process for opting out of fees

Fee descriptions