Educational Psychology PhD


Program Fees:

Note: Specific programs may be ineligible for Government student loans and grants. Please ensure you check with Financial Aid Services. It is the responsibility of the student to ensure that the student and the program meets the eligibility requirements. Please contact Financial Aid Services at with any questions.

Tuition 2020/21*: $1,946.94/term
*Subject to estimated 2% fee increase each September.

Other Fees  
Recreation-Athletics  $80.04
Graduate Student Activity  $75.13
Student Services  $48.05
Graduation Fee (first 3 terms) $12.00
Universal Transit Pass (UPass)**
(Students who do not live in the GVRD and are registered in off-campus courses can apply for an exemption.)

**Only applicable for programs taking place in Metro Vancouver and students who live in Metro Vancouver.

Extended Health/Dental – for information please go to If students have existing extended health and dental coverage, an opt out process is required if no further coverage is wanted.

Interim primary medical insurance for International students - for information please go to

Tuition is reduced to $881.69/term from the 9th term onwards for PhD students. All other costs remain the same each term.

  • Start Term: Fall 2021 (September)
  • Application Status: Closed
  • Tuition 2020/21*: $1,946.94/term
    *Subject to estimated 2% fee increase each September.

  • Information on program delivery modes for programs starting Summer 2021 and Fall 2021: due to the ever changing situation with COVID-19, we are not able to provide information on program delivery modes for Summer 2021 and Fall 2021 at this time. If programs are to be delivered remotely in these terms, we will inform applicants as soon as any announcements are made by the university.


Financial Support:

Students offered admission to the Doctor of Philosophy, PhD program may be eligible for a Faculty of Education Graduate Entrance package.  The Graduate Entrance package is valued at $18,000 per year for two years and is made available through a combination of scholarships, research assistantships. 

Additional information about financial support can be found on our Financial Resources page and the Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Office also has useful information regarding financial support.

Additional information can be found on our Frequently Asked Questions page as well as in the Student Calendar.