Estimated costs for Domestic Students

These costs are approximations in Canadian dollars, and will vary depending on course enrollment, program of study, and other individual and personal variables. Estimated values shall not be binding to SFU Student Services or the institution (Simon Fraser University) as a whole.



Costs for 2021/22

Tuition (5 courses)
$ 2,997 1
Supplementary fees 2 $ 455
Books and supplies $ 1,170
Residence $ 3,224
Student Society Health and Dental plan 3
$ 255
Residence meal plan $ 2,330


$ 10,431 / term


Type Cost for 2021/22
Tuition (full-time research term) $1,986 4
Supplementary fees 2 $455
Books and supplies $1,170
Student Society Health and Dental plan 3
BC Medical Services Plan (Primary Medical Insurance) 3
Residence meal plan


$10,618 / term

Notes and exceptions:

1 Tuition fees at the 200 level and above offered by the Faculty of Business Administration, the School of Computing Science, and the School of Engineering Science are higher: see Undergraduate tuition fees.

2 Supplementary fees includes U-Pass, student services and recreation-athletics, and student activity fee. 

3 Student Society Health and Dental plan fees are normally paid at one time for the entire year. The Medical Services Plan, MSP, is paid directly to the government but is included here as a cost incurred to the student in a given term. New International Students are required to have short term primary medical insurance under in an SFU undergraduate, graduate or exchange program. Find more information on our Medical Insurance FAQ. Additional costs will apply.  

4 Graduate tuition fees vary by program.