Financial Matters

Undergraduate Tuition and Fees 2014 – 2015

Degree / Diploma Courses Cost Students’ Union
Undergraduate Courses:
6 credit course $1,276.00 $39.00
3 credit course $638.00 $19.50
Nursing Courses:
6 credit course $1,396.00 $39.00
3 credit course $698.00 $19.50
BEd Courses:
6 credit course $1,520.00 $39.00
3 credit course $760.00 $19.50
Practicum $3,800.00
Education Courses:
6 credit course $1,390.00 $39.00
3 credit course $695.00 $19.50
Work placement fee $638.00
Campus Activity Fee $60.00 Mandatory for all students,
non-refundable
Lab Fee per course with a lab, except hospitality & tourism $57.00 Not applicable to
distance courses
Lab Fee per HATM course with a cooking lab $82.00
Students’ Union Health Plan $135.00
Students’ Union Dental Plan $120.00
International Health & Dental Plan (Single Coverage) $732.00 Mandatory for
international students
International Health & Dental Plan (Family Coverage) $1,800.00 Optional (student must opt in)
International Differential Fees:
6 credit course or equivalent $1,298.00
3 credit course or equivalent $649.00
Online Education Fees:
6 credit course $82.00 Non refundable
3 credit course $82.00 Non refundable
Nova Scotia Bursary (Nova Scotia Residents)
For the 2014/2015 academic year, Nova Scotia students studying at CBU will automatically receive a bursary from the Province of Nova Scotia to be applied against tuition in the amount of $128.30 per three credit course. If a student withdraws from a course, the bursary is reversed in accordance with CBU “Class Withdrawal and Financial Refunds” policy. The above quoted tuition fees do not reflect this bursary. For example: Student registers for one three credit course, tuition charge is $638.00-$128.30=$509.70 balance owed by student.
Nova Scotia Bursary (Out-of-Province Canadian Students)
For the 2014/2015 academic year, out-of-province Canadian students studying at CBU will automatically receive a bursary from the Province of Nova Scotia to be applied against tuition in the amount of $26.10 per three credit course. If a student withdraws from a course, the bursary is reversed in accordance with CBU “Class Withdrawal and Financial Refunds” policy. The above quoted tuition fees do no reflect this bursary.
For example: Student registers for one three credit course, tuition charge is $638.00-$26.10=$611.90 balance owed by student.

Other Academic Fees

Application Fee (undergraduate program) non refundable. $36.00
Application Fee International Students (undergraduate) (non refundable upon completion of registration $65.00 is applied to student account. $103.00
Application Fee (education diploma program) $50.00
Graduation Fee $21.00
NSF or other returned cheque handling charge $21.00
Prior Learning Assessment Application Fee (non refundable) $52.00
Prior Learning Assessment Fee (non refundable) 50% of tuition for course credits granted to a maximum of $2,060.00
Replacement Parchment Fee $21.00
Transfer Credit Application Fee (non refundable) $52.00
Audit Fees (non refundable) one half of the tuition
Recruitment Department

Phone: 1-800-474-7212

Admissions (CAN)

Phone: (902) 563-1166

Admissions (INT'L)

Phone: (902) 563-1844