University of Guelph 2003-2004 Undergraduate Calendar

VI--Schedule of Fees

University Fees

Tuition Fees

The undermentioned rates are those in effect until April 30, 2003. At the time of printing the 2003-2004 fee schedule had not been determined. The undermentioned tuition fees apply to Canadian students and those with permanent resident status. Students from outside of Canada, who do not have permanent resident status, should consult Visa Students, in this section.

Note: For tuition fees for the University of Guelph-Humber please check the University of Guelph-Humber website at http://www.guelphhumber.ca/.

Note: Special or Non-degree full-time students pay the same tuition fee per program as indicated by programs for regular full-time students.

Full-Time Fees - 2.00 credits or more

Program

Semester Fee

Bachelor of Applied Science

$2,053.00

Bachelor of Arts

$2,053.00

Bachelor of Arts and Science

$2,053.00

Bachelor of Commerce

$2,053.00

Bachelor of Computing

$2,053.00

Bachelor of Landscape Architecture

$2,230.00

Bachelor of Science

$2,053.00

Bachelor of Science in Agriculture

$2,053.00

Bachelor of Science in Engineering

$2,230.00

Bachelor of Science in Environmental Sciences

$2,053.00

Bachelor of Science in Technology

$2,053.00

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

$2,230.00

General Studies

$2,053.00

Part-Time Fees - less than 2.00 credits

Fee per 0.50 Credit

Tuition fee

$411.00

Central Student Association fee

$5.58

Student Support Service fee

$7.64

University Centre fee

$2.10

Fee per Semester

First Aid Response

$0.63

G.A.P.

$3.00

Guelphbooks.com/Thecannon.ca

$1.00

OUTLine

$0.41

Part-time athletic fee

$29.64

Part-time building fee

$14.50

Sign Club

$0.25

Student Health Service fee

$9.07

Student bus pass

$46.09

W.U.S.C.

$0.57

Annual Fee

Medical Insurance Premium

$102.90

Dental Plan

$85.06

Audit Fees

Registration fee per audited course

$243.00

Visa Student Fees

The tuition fee for students from outside of Canada who have obtained a student authorization and visa is as shown below:

Program

Full-time

Semester Fee

Part-time

Fee (per 0.50

credit)

B.A., B.A.S., B.A.SC., B.COMM., B.COMP., B.SC., B.SC. (AGR.), B.SC. (ENV.), B.SC. (TECH.), General Studies

$4,455.00

$892.00

B.L.A., B.SC. (ENG.)

$6,405.00

$1,281.00

D.V.M.

$20,435.00

$4,087.00

Health Insurance for International Students

All international students registered at the University of Guelph are required to enrol in the University Health Insurance Plan (UHIP) - participation is compulsory. The 2002-2003 fees are:

Visa
Per Year

Visa/Exchange
Per Semester

Single coverage

$737.92

$270.56

Two-person coverage

$1,475.84

$541.10

Family coverage

$2,335.76

$856.44

Students who are studying on student visas and whose immigration status changes, or those who may be eligible for the regular tuition fees but are charged the visa student fees, must present acceptable official documentation to Undergraduate Programs Services, Office of Registrarial Services. To effect a change of fees in a particular semester, the documentation must be presented prior to June 30 (Summer Semester), November 1 (Fall Semester), or February 1 (Winter Semester).

Categories of students who are exempt from paying the visa student fee are synopsized as follows:

  • Canadian citizens, permanent residents, or their dependents.
  • applicants for permanent residency who submit the appropriate letter.
  • diplomatic or consular officers of another country or representatives of the United Nations or its agencies who are stationed in Canada, or their dependents.
  • visitors, or their dependents, who are in Canada on an employment authorization.
  • refugees (officially recognized).
  • members of foreign military forces admitted to Canada under the Visiting Forces Act, and their dependents.

The descriptions above are brief statements synopsized from the regulations of the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities. Final interpretation rests with the Office of Registrarial Services and documentation must be acceptable to the Office of Registrarial Services. The regulations are subject to change without notice.

Other Tuition and Incidental Fees

Co-operative Education

Fee per Semester

Academic Semesters (maximum of 8)

$200.00

Work Semesters

$200.00

Annual Fee

Dental Plan Premium*

$85.06

Medical Insurance Premium*

$102.90

Exchange Program

Guelph students attending other institutions are required to pay the University of Guelph the cost of full-time tuition and compulsory fees (less the Bus Pass fee). These students are assessed a $75.00 Administration Fee.

Foreign students attending the University of Guelph are required to pay the University Health Insurance premiums shown below (UHIP) as well as the medical insurance premium, and Bus Pass fee.

Semester Abroad Program

Students are required to pay full-time tuition plus the compulsory medical insurance premium and dental plan premium.

Senior Citizens (Canadian Citizens & Permanent Residents only)

Senior citizens, aged 65 years and over as of the first day of the month in which registration for a semester occurs, who are admitted for registration, will be exempt from the payment of tuition, student organization and other fees, with the exception of material costs required for Fine Art and Distance Education courses.

Summer Semester and Summer Session

For classification purposes, any combination of Summer Semester credits (13 week) and Summer Session credits (6 week) that total 2.00 credits or more will constitute full-time enrolment and tuition and other university fees will be charged accordingly.

Other University Fees

These fees are applicable to students registered in 2.00 or more credits. They are compulsory and non refundable.

Athletic building fee

$29.00

Athletic fee

$64.59

Student health service fee

$20.69

University centre fee*

$10.50

Student support service fee

$38.19

Total other university fees

$162.97

*The University Centre Fee is payable at $10.50 per semester to a total of $21.00 for each 12 month period commencing with the Summer Semester. Part-time students are charged $2.10 per 0.50 credit.

Student Organization Fees

Applicable to students registered in 2.00 credits or more. These fees, determined by programs, are collected as a service to the student government to support student organizations, distributed as follows:

Canadian Federation of Students

$3.48

Carousel

$0.50

Entertainment Media fee

$4.78

First Response Team

$0.63

G.A.P.

$3.00

Guelph Queer Equality

$0.21

Guelphbooks.com/Thecannon.ca

$1.00

G-OPIRG

$5.25

Magic Bus

$1.84

O.C.U.S.

$0.50

Ontario Federation of Students

$2.88

Ontarion

$2.32

OUTLine

$0.41

Peak Newspaper

$1.22

Radio Gryphon

$5.72

Sign Club

$0.25

Student Bus Pass

$46.09

University of Guelph Central Student Association

$12.64

Volunteer Connections

$1.25

Women's Resource Centre

$1.59

W.U.S.C.

$0.57

In addition, the Dental Plan annual premium of $85.06 and the Medical Insurance Premium of $102.90 provide coverage for the duration of the semester, whether or not the student withdraws from the University. Married students wishing to have their spouse and/or children insured and students who marry during the semester must apply within 30 days of registration or marriage respectively. See the Central Student Association, UC Level 2 (Room 274). Please refer to your C.S.A. or G.S.A handbook for more details with respect to your student Health Plan.

Colleges Semester Fee

Arts (including Carousel contribution)

$8.00

Biological Science

$8.50

Physical Science

$8.00

Physical Science (Engineering)

$12.00

Ontario Agricultural College

$10.00

Ontario Veterinary College

$10.00

Social and Applied Human Sciences

$6.00


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2003 Office of Registrarial Services, University of Guelph