Budgeting for your Education

Undergraduate International Student Fees and Expenses Estimate

Please note that all costs are estimates and are subject to change. For detailed, up-to-date course and program fees, visit sfs.yorku.ca/fees.

  Full Year (3 Terms)
Full-time tuition for most non-professional programs (5 courses) + compulsory supplementary fees $29,572 - $31,598
Textbooks and supplies $1,200 - $1,500 (varies by program)
Residence (double room) $5,922
Meal plan (if living in some residences) $3,350 - $5,000
Personal expenses living on campus (entertainment and other) $2,500
Living off campus (apartment rental, utilities, meals) $11,000
Personal expenses if living off campus (entertainment, transportation) $4,000
Health and dental care (UHIP + Supplementary coverage) $891
Estimated total PER YEAR (Costs vary depending on program and lifestyle choices) $44,000 - $47,000+

Graduate International Student Fees and Expenses Estimate

Please note that all costs are estimates and subject to change. For detailed, up-to-date course and program fees, visit sfs.yorku.ca/fees.

  Full Year (3 Terms)
Program Fees (Including Tuition and Supplementary Fees) $18,799 - $78,203
Textbooks and Supplies (may be higher in some programs) $1,600 - $3,200
Housing and food $12,000
Health and dental care (UHIP + Supplementary coverage) $1,500 - $3,120
Miscellaneous (transportation, clothing, entertainment) $3,700 - $4,000
Estimated total PER YEAR (Costs vary depending on program and lifestyle choices) $38,000 - $100,500+

International Students' Eligibility for Domestic Tuition Fee Rates

There are different tuition rates for domestic and international students. Some international students may be eligible for the domestic tuition rate depending on their circumstances. Please see information on Academic Tuition Fee Categories for details on eligibility and how to apply.

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.