Tuition and living accommodation costs for full-time students at Canadian degree granting institutions, Academic Year 2015/2016

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This survey is designed to obtain information about tuition and living accommodation costs at Canadian universities. The information will be published by Statistics Canada and used to calculate the Consumer Price Index. The information may also be used by Statistics Canada for other statistical and research purposes.

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General Instructions

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Note: Whenever possible, final fees and living accommodation costs should be reported. If they have not yet been determined your best estimate should be reported. If applicable, please check the box showing that these are estimated fees for 2015-2016.

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8-2200-267.1: 2010-03-09 STC/ECT-170-60244

Tuition and living accommodation costs for full-time students at Canadian degree granting institutions
For Academic Years 2015-2016 and 2014-2015

Part A: Tuition fees for full-time students

Upon which basis will you report Undergraduate tuition fees? (please check one)

  • Academic year (8 months)
  • Semester (4 months)
  • Per credit
  • Other, please specify

Please report 2015-2016 tuition fees charged to full time students in undergraduate programs offered by your institution (Where necessary, make revisions to last year's data included in the attached tables in the "2014-2015 Actual Tuition Fees" space provided.)

Table 1
Undergraduate programs 2015-2016 Actual Tuition Fees Actual (or Estimated) 2014-2015 Actual Tuition Fees
Canadian students Foreign students Canadian students Foreign students
Lower Upper  Lower Upper  Lower Upper  Lower Upper 
Education                
Visual and Performing Arts, and Communications Technologies                
Humanities                
Social and Behavioural Sciences                
Law, legal professions and studies                
Business, Management and Public Administration                
Physical and Life Sciences and Technologies                
Mathematics, Computer and Information Sciences                
Engineering                
Architecture and Related Technologies                
Agriculture, Natural Resources and Conservation                
Dentistry                
Medicine                
Nursing                
Pharmacy                
Veterinary medicine                
Other Health, Parks, Recreation and Fitness                
Personal, Protective and Transportation services                
Other                

Comments:

Part A: Tuition fees for full-time students

Upon which basis will you report Graduate tuition fees? (please check one)

  • Academic year (8 months)
  • Semester (4 months)
  • Per credit
  • Full year (12 months)
  • Other, please specify

Please report 2015-2016 tuition fees charged to full time students in graduate programs offered by your institution (Where necessary, make revisions to last year's data included in the attached tables in the "2014-2015 Actual Tuition Fees" space provided.)

Table 2
Graduate programs  2015-2016 Actual Tuition Fees (or Estimated) 2014-2015 Actual Tuition Fees
Canadian students Foreign students Canadian students Foreign students
Lower Upper  Lower Upper  Lower Upper  Lower Upper 
Education                
Visual and Performing Arts, and Communications Technologies                
Humanities                
Social and Behavioural Sciences                
Law, legal professions and studies                
Executive MBA                
Regular MBA                
Business, Management and Public Administration                
Physical and Life Sciences and Technologies                
Mathematics, Computer and Information Sciences                
Engineering                
Architecture and Related Technologies                
Agriculture, Natural Resources and Conservation                
Dentistry                
Medicine                
Nursing                
Pharmacy                
Veterinary medicine                
Other Health, Parks, Recreation and Fitness                
Personal, Protective and Transportation services                
Other                

Comments:

Part B: Additional compulsory fees for full-time undergraduate Canadian Students

Do not include foreign student fees; make note in "Comments" section instead

Upon which basis will you report additional compulsory fees? (Please check one)

  • Academic year (8 months)
  • Semester (4 months)
  • Other, please specify

Please report 2015-2016 additional compulsory fees charged to full time Canadian students in undergraduate programs offered by your institution (Where necessary, make revisions to last year's data included in the attached tables in the "2014-2015 Additional Compulsory Fees Actual" space provided.)

Table 3
Undergraduate programs 2015-2016 Actual Additional Compulsory Fees (or Estimated) 2014-2015 Actual Additional Compulsory Fees
Compulsory Fees Compulsory Fees
Athletics  Health Services  Student Association  Other please specify1 Total  Athletics  Health Services Student Association Other please specify1 Total 
Please report compulsory fees for all full-time Undergraduate students where these fees do not vary according to their field of study                    
Please report below compulsory fees for full-time Undergraduate students, where these fees do vary according to the field of study
Education                    
Visual and Performing Arts, and Communications Technologies                    
Humanities                    
Social and Behavioural Sciences                    
Law, legal professions and studies                    
Business, Management and Public Administration                    
Physical and Life Sciences and Technologies                    
Mathematics, Computer and Information Sciences                    
Engineering                    
Architecture and Related Technologies                    
Agriculture, Natural Resources and Conservation                    
Dentistry                    
Medicine                    
Nursing                    
Pharmacy                    
Veterinary medicine                    
Other Health, Parks, Recreation and Fitness                    
Personal, Protective and Transportation services                    
Other                    

Comments: (Please enter additional clarifications where necessary. Please also refer to Survey respondent guide):
1. If fees are reported in "Other please specify" please provide further details, in the space below, on the type of fee reported. Please also indicate if the level of this tuition fee is determined by the institution's administration (e.g., a department of the institution, the finance department or others) or by other groups independently of the institution (e.g., a group that is not influenced or directed by the university administration).

Part B: Additional compulsory fees for full-time graduate Canadian Students

Do not include foreign student fees; make note in "Comments" section instead

Upon which basis will you report additional compulsory fees? (Please check one)

  • Academic year (8 months)
  • Semester (4 months)
  • Other, please specify

Please report 2015-2016 additional compulsory fees charged to full-time Canadian students in graduate programs offered by your institution (Where necessary make revisions to last year's data included in the attached tables in the "2014-2015 Additional Compulsory Fees Actual" space provided.)

Table 4
Graduate programs  2015-2016 Actual Additional Compulsory Fees (or Estimated) 2014-2015 Actual Additional Compulsory
Fees
Compulsory Fees Compulsory Fees
Athletics  Health Services  Student Association  Other please specify1 Total  Athletics  Health Services Student Association Other please specify1 Total 
Please report compulsory fees for all full-time graduate students where these fees do not vary according to their field of study                    
Please report below compulsory fees for full-time graduate students, where these fees do vary according to the field of study
Education                    
Visual and Performing Arts, and Communications Technologies                    
Humanities                    
Social and Behavioural Sciences                    
Law, legal professions and studies                    
Executive MBA                    
Regular MBA                    
Business, Management and Public Administration
(other than MBA programs)
                   
Physical and Life Sciences and Technologies                    
Mathematics, Computer and Information Sciences                    
Engineering                    
Architecture and Related Technologies                    
Agriculture, Natural Resources and Conservation                    
Dentistry                    
Medicine                    
Nursing                    
Pharmacy                    
Veterinary medicine                    
Other Health, Parks, Recreation and Fitness                    
Personal, Protective and Transportation services                    
Other                    

Comments:  (Please enter additional clarifications where necessary. Please also refer to Survey respondent guide):
1. If fees are reported in "Other please specify" please provide further details, in the space below, on the type of fee reported. Please also indicate if the level of this tuition fee is determined by the institution's administration (e.g., a department of the institution, the finance department or others) or by other groups independently of the institution (e.g., a group that is not influenced or directed by the university administration).

Part C: Living accommodation costs at residences/housing

Upon which basis will you report residence/housing costs for single students? (Please check one)

  • Academic year (8 months)
  • Semester (4 months)
  • Month
  • Week
  • Day

Please report 2015-2016 fees charged to single students.

(Where necessary, make revisions to last year's data included in the attached tables in the "2014-2015 Accommodation Fees Actual" space provided.)

Table 5
  2015-2016 Actual Accommodation Fees (or Estimated) 2014-2015 Actual Accommodation Fees
Lower Upper Lower Upper
Room only        
Meal plan only        
Room and meal plan package        

Upon which basis will you report residence/housing costs for married students?

(Please check one)

  • Academic year (8 months)
  • Semester (4 months)
  • Month
  • Week
  • Day

Please report 2015-2016 fees charged to married students.

(Where necessary, make revisions to last year's data included in the attached tables in the "2014-2015 Accommodation Fees Actual" space provided.)

Table 6
  2015-2016 Actual Accommodation Fees
(or Estimated)
2014-2015 Actual Accommodation Fees
Lower Upper Lower Upper
Room        

Comments: (Please refer to General Instructions)

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