Undergraduate Tuition Fees in Ontario, Canada

Tuition Fees in Ontario College or university tuition fees in Ontario vary depending on which program students enrolled in. In general, international students pay three or four times more than domestic students. On average, domestic undergraduate students pay $6,191 in tuition fees in 2015/2016 while international undergraduate students pay $21,932 in 2015/2016 based on Statcan.gc.ca. Below is a summary of how much students should actually prepare for college/university education in Ontario, Canada.

Note: College or University tuition is generally more expensive for International students than domestic students. Each university or program may have different tuition fees. A Professional school such as dentistry, medicine, pharmacy, and the law has the highest tuition fees compared to other undergraduate programs.

Fees for most undergraduate programs at York University (2015-2016)

Note: Fees can change each year

FEES & EXPENSES for domestic students (Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents)

  • Full time tuition fees $7,312 per year (estimated)
  • Textbooks and supplies $1,000 - $1,500 (estimated and varies by program)
  • Health and dental care $241
  • Residence (double room) $5,356
  • Meal plan $2,750-$4,325 (depending on the plan)
  • Living off campus $11,000 (estimated)
  • Personal expenses $3,300 (estimated)

FEES & EXPENSES for International students (foreign students)

  • Full time tuition fees $22,417 per year (estimated)
  • Textbooks and supplies $1,000 - $1,500 (estimated and varies by program)
  • Health and dental care $853
  • Residence (double room) $5,356
  • Meal plan $2,750-$4,325 (depending on the plan)
  • Living off campus $11,000 (estimated)
  • Personal expenses $2,200-$3000 (estimated)


    The information about FEES & EXPENSES above is for regular programs. Visit the website for the current tuition fees. A Professional program such as MBA or Law program has high tuition fees.

    Law Tuition (JD) at York University (2016-2017).

    For domestic students (Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents)
  • Tuition $24,995.98
  • Ancillary Fees $977.42

For International (foreign students)

  • Tuition $25,820.98
  • Ancillary Fees $977.42
    Visit the website to learn more about the current tuition fees.

University of Toronto

The tuition fees for most regular programs at the University of Toronto 2016-2017.

Domestic Students (Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents)

  • Computer Science $6,400 (year one) and $12,090 (upper year)
  • Management $6,400 (year one) and $16,830 (upper year)
  • All other programs $6,400 (year one) and $6,400+ (upper year)

International Students (foreign students)

  • Computer Science $41,920 (year one) and $46,820 (upper year)
  • Management $41,920 (year one) and $51,460 (upper year)
  • All other programs $41,920 (year one) and $44,020 (upper year)

2016-17 Estimated Additional Expenses:

  • Co-op Programs $870 - $1,368
  • Joint Programs $40 - $190
  • Incidental/Ancillary Fees $1,695
  • Residence Housing $5,352 - $8,941
  • Books & School Supplies $1,500
  • University Health Insurance $612

Visit the website for current regular program tuition fees

Fees 2016-2017 Medical School at University of Toronto (St. George Campus)

FEES & EXPENSES for domestic students (Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents)

  • Full time tuition fees $23,280 per year
  • Incidental fee $ 1,353.40
  • Educational resources fee $ 428
  • BOOKS AND EQUIPMENT $ 1,700
  • RENT AND FOOD COSTS $ 9,580
  • OTHER LIVING EXPENSES $ 7,160

FEES & EXPENSES for International students (foreign students)

  • Full time tuition fees $69,370 per year
  • Incidental fee $ 1,353.40
  • Educational resources fee $ 428
  • University Health Insurance Premium $ 612
  • BOOKS AND EQUIPMENT $ 1,700
  • RENT AND FOOD COSTS $ 9,580
  • OTHER LIVING EXPENSES $ 7,160

Visit the website for current medical tuition fees

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