Summer 2023 Full-Time Tuition and Fees for Canadian Graduate Students on the Guelph Campus

Tuition and Fees

Fees for Meal Plans, Residence, and Parking are not included.

Please click on this document for a detailed breakdown of tuition and fees:

Full-Time Tuition and Fees for Canadian Graduate Students on the Guelph Campus (Summer 2023)


To find the tuition and fees for your cohort year, use the tabs at the bottom of the spreadsheet. The spreadsheet includes cohorts 2019 to 2023. For earlier cohorts, please check Account View on WebAdvisor. Cohort year refers to the academic calendar year for your first admission to the University OR the calendar year for subsequent admission to a new program or readmission to the same program or a new program.

Additional program-specific fees may apply.

Compulsory Fees

Descriptions of compulsory fees are available.

University Fees

Type of fee Amount
Athletic Building Fee $55.80
Athletic Fee $138.27
Student Health Service Fee $36.89
Academic Support Library $13.29
Acad Support Student Experience $17.31
Financial Aid Services $8.83
Mental Health Services Fee $21.75
Career Services $7.11
University Centre Fee $16.57
Student Volunteer Connections $1.44
Student Life Enhancement Fund $3.67
Visual and Performing Arts $0.64
Centre for International Programs $0.64

Student Organization Fees

Type of fee Amount
Bus Pass $154.00
Graduate Student Association $37.53
Canada Federation of Students $4.96
Ontario Federation of Students $4.13
Food Bank $2.56
GSA bursary fund $3.35
G-Oprig* $7.64
CFRU 93.3 FM Radio and Media Centre* $2.50
Guelph Resource Centre Gender Equality $2.31

*Refundable in first three weeks if requested from the organization.

Student Health and Dental Plans: Students who were not registered in the fall or winter semester will be assessed the Student Health Plan fee of $82.50. Students who wish to obtain family coverage under the Health Plan must submit a family add-on form by the posted deadline. An additional premium is charged. New incoming students are not automatically enrolled in the Dental Plan, but they can opt in and pay the fee via the Student Benefit Office prior to the applicable deadline.

Students in the Master of Conservation Leadership (MCL), Master of Dairy Technology Management (MDTM), MBA, MA Lead and online MSc, Food Safety and Quality Assurance programs are not billed for all of the University and Student Organization fees above. Total compulsory fees for those programs is $49.97 (in addition to any applicable miscellaneous fees).

Full-time students who are conducting their research at a distance greater than 200 km from Guelph for the entire semester will be responsible only for the tuition, the GSA fees, the Health Plan and the Dental Plan and, in the case of international students, the UHIP fee (if applicable) for the semester indicated. Exemption from the other student fees must be requested using the Full-Time Distant Fee Status Application form, available on the Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies website. Such requests will be considered on an individual basis and must be done for each semester.

Miscellaneous Fees

Type of fee Amount
Internship fee (Master of Applied Nutrition students only) $1,500.00
BLA Student Society (Master of Landscape Architecture students only) $50.00
Program fee (Cohort 2023 MBA, MA Lead and MPM students only) $477.86
Program fee (Cohort 2022 MBA and MA Lead students only) $1,115.00



"The University reserves the right to make changes in the published schedule of fees and payment dates and also to assess charges, which are not included in the schedule of fees, for course material and/or transportation provided at University expense." (Please see the Graduate Calendar)