Undergraduate tuition fees

Full-time tuition for most programs (5 courses + all supplementary* fees) $7,153 † - for most programs
$10,050 - Design
$9,735 - Business
$9,682 - Commerce
$9,682 - Computer Science
$12,766 - Engineering
$33,791 - for most programs
$31,552 - Design
$35,306 - Business
$35,997 - Commerce
$31,146 - Computer Science
$38,826 - Engineering
Textbooks and supplies (estimated) $1,200 - $2,600
varies by program
$1,200 - $2,600
varies by program
Residence (traditional single room for 8 months)** $7,512 $7,512
Meal plan (8 months, mandatory if living in some residences) $2,900 to 5,750 $2,900 to 5,750
Health and dental care
Most students belong to the York Federation of Students (YFS) health plan.
$270 $1026
(UHIP plus YFS or Glendon Plan.
For updates to UHIP visit YI.)

Course fees are based on the number of credits in which you are enrolled (except Bachelor of Design). All costs are in Canadian dollars. To convert fees into other currencies, check the Bank of Canada converter.


  • Domestic Fees - To be eligible for domestic fees you must be either a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident of Canada (otherwise known as landed immigrant) or an exempted international student or a dependent, effective on the dates specified on an annual basis.
  • International Fees - Students who do not have the status specified above, or who apply to York and declare themselves as visa students will be charged tuition fees at international rates.

  • You can find more detailed information on fee categories and eligibility criteria on the Academic Tuition Fee Categories website.

*Supplementary fees support athletics, counselling, cultural & special services and fees approved by student referenda.

** Example rate for a traditional single room. Students also pay an additional $80 Residence Life Activity & Administration Fee. Actual residence fees are based on the specific residence and room style assigned.

† Seniors (over 60) enrolled at York may have all or part of their academic fees waived at the domestic fee rate for York University degree credit courses. For application information, contact Student Support & Advising at 416-872-9675. Details about fee waivers.

Note for international applicants: Exercise caution if choosing an external agency to represent you in the admissions process. All fee payments should be made payable to "York University" and not to a third party. If in doubt, contact the Student Recruitment & Admissions Office.