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Typical costs - International students: 2016-2017

2016 - 17 COSTS

Undergraduate

Graduate

Tuition
$11,022*
based on 5 courses (3 units each)
$1,800**
based on a full-time research term
Supplementary fees $380 $380
Books and supplies $1,020 $1,000
Campus Residence (average costs for a single student)
$2,868 $3,252
Student Society Health and Dental plan for students (note: students pay once, covers entire year) ***
$255 $457
BC Medical Services Plan (Primary Medical Insurance) ***
$300 $300
Food (based on Residence meal plan)
$1,860 $1,860

Total:

$17,705 / term

$9,049 / term

* Exceptions: 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.

** Graduate tuition fees vary by program.

*** 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 at $247 as of September 1, 2016 under guard.me@sfu in an SFU undergraduate, graduate or exchange program. More information can be found on our Medical Insurance FAQ.