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Athabasca University

Undergraduate Fees and Refunds

Fees effective starting October 1, 2018 to August 31, 2019.

Estimated Program Fees for 33-Credit Programs

The following all-inclusive fees apply to all Athabasca University program students enrolled in a 33-credit undergraduate program. Before registration in courses, students must pay the one-time non-refundable General Application Fee. Please note: These costs are estimated. AU can and may increase tuition fees annually. Also, the fees below were determined by using 3-credit courses to find the program total. The program fee would be different if, for example, a 6-credit course is used in the program in place of two 3-credit courses. Other Academic-Related Fees, such as lab fees, examination fees, etc. are not included in these numbers.


33-Credit Programs

Permanent Residents of Alberta $7,361.75
Canadian Residents Outside of Alberta $9,319.75
Canadian Senior Citizens in Alberta $4,743.75
Canadian Senior Citizens Outside of Alberta $6,701.75
Non-Canadians Living Temporarily in Alberta $12,597.75
Non-Canadians Living Temporarily in Canada Outside Alberta $14,555.75
Students Living Outside Canada $18,515.75




Information effective Oct. 1, 2018 to Aug. 31, 2019.

Updated January 11 2019 by laurab

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