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Costs of Univeristy Education

According to Common University Data Ontario, the following are the costs incurred by the average first-year undergraduate arts and science student attending school full-time from 2015-16:

  • Tuition fees: $6,213
  • Ancillary fees (such as registration, health or activity fees): $807
  • Room and board (on campus): $11,347 to $13,763
  • Board only (on-campus meal plan): $2,606 to $4,103
  • Books and supplies: $700 to $1,500
  • Transportation: N/A
  • Other expenses: $3,600
  • Total: $22,667 to $25,883

Source: cou.on.ca/numbers/cudo/