The cost of education in Canada is among the lowest in the world and UFV's international tuition costs compare well with other Canadian universities. All fees quoted below are in Canadian funds. All fees are subject to revision without notice.
|4-month semesters||Tuition each semester |
(excluding ancillary, admin & medical fees)
Winter 2017 — January to April
Summer 2017 — May to August
Fall 2017 - September to December
|Co-op placement (any semester)
New students can review their Letter of Acceptance to find the deposit amount that is due to secure their seat at UFV.
Any remaining semester fees will be due upon arrival. View the semester cost breakdown for tuition and fee totals.
Current international students can review a breakdown of cost per semester. Tuition and fee payment must be received and posted to a student's UFV account before course registration.
For the Fall and Winter semesters, all international students pay a flat tuition fee. ELS Program students can take up to 18 ELS credits; University Foundation and academic program students can take a MAXIMUM of FIVE (5) courses.
Most full-time university programs consist of 15 credits per semester. Science and technology programs may include up to 19 credits per semester. Aviation students who take courses at both UFV and an approved flight training provider within a given semester will generally be charged by credit for their UFV courses.
In the Summer, UFV offers select courses and all international students pay per credit.
|Credential||Tuition for full-length program|
|Data Analysis post-Degree certificate (as of Fall 2017)*||$600 per credit (program is 27-30 credits)|
|Program Evaluation post-graduate certificate*||$9,150|
|Master of Social Work*||$25,000|
|Master of Arts degree in Criminal Justice*||$25,000|
* Applicable ancillary and student fee, international administration fee and medical fee not included
Post-degree students can review their letter of acceptance to find the tuition fee amount that is due to secure their seat at UFV.
As of Fall 2017, you can expect to spend a total of $30,800 CAD (approximately) for your first year (two full-time semesters with a summer break).
* The amount needed may vary. It depends on your spending habits and your program of study.
See below for an estimated breakdown of costs for your first two semesters (eight months) of ELS or academic study at UFV:
|Tuition for undergraduate studies
Two semesters per year
Student and Ancillary fees
|International Administration Fee
First two semesters only
|Medical and dental premiums||$1,120|
|Books and supplies||$1,280|