Funding and Tuition

The tuition rate for international students in the graduate programs are the same as domestic students. The cost of tuition drops for master’s students after six semesters.
See current rates.

SFU School of Communication Financial Support

The School of Communication offers the funding for MA students in several forms:

  • Teaching Assistantships* (each $5200 – $6200 per semester)
  • Tutor Markerships* through the Department of Distance Education (each $5200 – $6200 per semester)
  • Research Assistantships (varies)
  • Graduate Fellowship* ($6250 per semester)
  • Private Scholarships

View Careers and Employment for list of TA and TM opportunities.

*The funding is available for a minimum of six of their first nine semesters.

Other Financial Support

Graduate Awards
Private Awards

Tri-Council Masters and Doctoral Scholarships
International students may also want to consult the SFU International Students web site for further information about funding and other issues of importance.

Jason Congdon

Graduate Program Coordinator
(MA and PhD)

T: 778-782-3595
Room: K9661