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Athabasca University

The following fees are effective for courses starting September 1, 2016 to August 31, 2017. All fees are quoted in Canadian dollars and are subject to change. Academic-related fees are exempt from the Federal Goods and Services Tax (G.S.T.). G.S.T. is added to all other goods and services, for example, workshops, some publications, self-help seminars, and Athabasca University promotional sales items.

Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Management Fees

Program application fee (non-refundable), required each time a person applies: $200
Program admission fee (payable upon acceptance into the program and non-refundable): $800

Program tuition fees

Students living in Canada
Phase 1:

Estimated program tuition cost (2016-2017)

The total tuition cost for a student living in Canada, who takes all her or his courses from Athabasca University, would be $18,586. Application and admission fees are included in the above calculation.

Note: Athabasca University Graduate Student Association (AUGSA) fees are not included in the above calculation.

Other fees

Course withdrawal processing fee1: $350
AU Graduate Student Association Fee (per credit): $13
Comprehensive examination fee (repeats): $250
Course extension fee $254
Transfer credit evaluation fee (one time): $254
Program transfer fee: $102
Program continuation fee: $508

1 The course withdrawal processing fee is a mandatory administrative fee charged when a student withdraws from a course. Refer to Withdrawals.

Note: The University reserves the right to suspend students if their program fees are overdue.

Information effective September 1, 2016 to August 31, 2017.

Updated September 15 2016 by laurab

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