Tuition and Fees (Domestic)

Tuition fees for postsecondary, graduate certificate and bachelor’s degree programs are set in accordance with the Ontario Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development fee guidelines.

These fees apply to domestic (Canadian) students. For international student fees, please visit the International Department.

 2018-2019 Fees

These fees are for full-time students. Downloads are available in Adobe PDF format (requires Adobe Reader).

Tuition Fees
Download 2018-2019 Fee Schedule
Ancillary Fee Breakdown

Ancillary fees are included in the total tuition amount shown in the tuition fee schedule. Unless otherwise stated, all fees are assessed by term. The following table lists the breakdown of each of the fees.

Additional Fees: On an individual basis, additional costs may be incurred for optional field trips, learning materials, equipment or clothing retained by the student.

Fee Item Fee Amount
College Service Fees $74.50
Athletic Fee $68.00
College Student Alliance $3.06
Alumni Fee $15.00
Student Centre Fee $64.00
Student Activity Fee $72.00
Orientation Fee (First Term Only) $41.00
Student Technology Enhancement $85.60
Health Fee (January Start) $180.00
Health Fee (May Start) $135.00
Health Fee (September Start) $229.00
Student Priority Fund $5.00
Universal Bus Pass $140.00
Co-Curricular Fee $11.00
Health Services $17.50
Peer Services $12.50
Sustainability Fee $5.00
Communicable Disease Surveillance Fee – Only required by certain Health programs; check program requirements. $75.00
Co-op Fee – Only required by co-op programs. $475.00
Convocation (Graduation) Fee
Program Length Fee Amount
4 Year Program $14.00
3 Year Program $18.66
2 Year Program $28.00
1 Year Program $56.00
Laptop Lease Fee

Some Niagara College programs have a mandatory laptop requirement. Check Program Requirements for details.

The laptop lease total cost is approximately $2,100.00 (includes current Windows Operating System + Microsoft Office Pro). The cost is split over the first and second academic years. New laptops are purchased for first year Laptop Lease Program students at the best possible price.

For more information about the Laptop Lease Program, including a list of mandatory laptop programs, please see ITS – Laptop Leasing.