Budgeting for your Education

International Undergraduate Student Fees and Expenses - Fall/Winter 2016-17

These costs are estimated and expenses and are subject to change.

For detailed, up-to-date course and program fees, visit sfs.yorku.ca/fees or go.yorku.ca/int-fees

Full-time tuition for most non-professional programs  (5 courses) + compulsory supplementary fees $21,419.00
Bachelor of Design $22,240.00
Schulich School of Business $26,758.00
Engineering, Computer Science $23,498 to 29,262
Textbooks and supplies (estimated) $1,000 - $1,500 (varies by program)
Residence (double room) $5,166
Meal plan (mandatory if living on-campus, optional otherwise) $2,626, - $4,200 (depending on size of plan chosen)
Personal expenses living on campus (entertainment and other) $2,200+
Living off campus (apartment rental, utilities, meals) $10,000 (estimate – actual cost varies to reflect accommodation type and personal purchases)
Personal expenses if living off campus (entertainment, transportation) $3,000
Health and dental care (UHIP + Supplementary coverage) $853
Estimated Total (varies depending on specific program and lifestyle choices) $35,338 and up

 

International Graduate Student Fees and Living Expenses -Fall/Winter 2016-17

These costs are estimated and expenses and are subject to change.

  Full Year (3 Terms) (Masters) Full Year (3 Terms)  (PhD)
Program Fees (Including Tuition and Supplementary Fees) $19,500 $19,500
Textbooks and Supplies $1500-$3000 $1500-$3000
Residence $12,000/year $12,000
On-residence meal plan  (optional) $2,625 to 4,200 $2,625 to 4,000
Personal expenses living on campus (entertainment and other) $2,200 $2,200
Living off campus (apartment rental, utilities, meals) $16,000/year(estimate) $16,000/year(estimate )
Personal expenses - living off campus (entertainment, transportation) $3,000 $3,000
Health and dental care (UHIP + Supplementary coverage) $853 $853
TOTAL min. $38,700 (estimate) min. $38,700 (estimate)

 

NOTE: All expenses are estimates and are subject to change.

International Students' Eligibility for Domestic Tuition Fee

Domestic students and international students pay different amounts of tuition. If your immigration status is changed, please consult with the Office of the Registrar’s website about how to update your immigration status.

The PhD stream has been merged into regular Federal Skilled Workers (FSW) program as of January 2015 with 67 out of 100 in the point grid. PhD students who apply for Ontario International PhD Graduates Stream may be eligible to apply for domestic tuition.  For more information about international students' eligibility to domestic tuition fee, please contact the Office of the Registrar.

Debt Management Plan

If you are an undergraduate in your final years and have debt issues, please come to speak with York International's International Student and Scholar Services team.