Undergraduate Tuition and Fees: Fall/Winter

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Degree / Diploma Courses Cost Students’ Union Students’ Union CFS Membership IT Fee Campus Renewal Fee
Undergraduate Courses:
6 credit course $1,560.00 $48.00 $3.66 $30.00 $40.00
3 credit course $780.00 $24.00 $1.83 $15.00 $20.00
Nursing Courses:
6 credit course $1,774.00 $48.00 $3.66 $30.00 $40.00
3 credit course $887.00 $24.00 $1.83 $15.00 $20.00
B.Ed Courses:
6 credit course $1,862.00 $48.00 $3.66 $30.00 $40.00
3 credit course $931.00 $24.00 $1.83 $15.00 $20.00
Practicum $4,655.00
Education Diploma Courses:
6 credit course $1,700.00 $48.00 $3.66 $30.00 $40.00
3 credit course $850.00 $24.00 $1.83 $15.00 $20.00
Work placement fee $780.00
Other Fees
Campus Activity Fee $68.00 Mandatory for all students, non-refundable
Lab Fee per course with a lab, except hospitality & tourism $65.00 Not applicable to distance courses
Lab Fee per HATM course with a cooking lab $91.00
Students’ Union Health Plan $160.00
Students’ Union Dental Plan $125.00
International Health & Dental Plan (Single Coverage) $744.00 Mandatory for international students
International Health & Dental Plan (Family Coverage) TBA Optional (student must opt in)
International Differential Fees:
6 credit course or equivalent $1,560.00
3 credit course or equivalent $780.00
Online Education Fees:
6 credit course $93.00 Non refundable
3 credit course $93.00 Non refundable
NOTES: The Campus Renewal Fee is not applicable to distance courses.
Nova Scotia Bursary (Nova Scotia residents)
For the 2018/2019 academic year, Nova Scotia students studying at CBU will automatically qualify to 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 $780.00-$128.30=$651.70 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 $2,200.00
Replacement Parchment Fee $21.00
Transfer Credit Application Fee (non refundable) $52.00
Audit Fees (non refundable) 50% of the tuition
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