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Tuition and Fees

The cost of attending university varies by program and whether you live in residence. Canadian citizens and permanent residents can expect fees for full-time undergraduate programs for the 2017/18 academic year to range from $7,358 to $11,681.

Fees for international undergraduate students range from $24,731 to $27,869.

Fees are due and payable by the start of classes and various payment methods are available.

Note: Tuition fees are based on the 2017-2018 academic year; 2018-2019 tuition fees will be updated once approved by Ryerson's Board of Governors in the spring.

Fee Ranges Per Faculty for Full-time Undergraduate Programs

Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents (2017/18)

Faculty Fee Range
Arts $7,419 - $7,641
Communication and Design
$7,421 - $8,173
Community Services $7,478 - $8,054
Engineering and Architectural Science
$10,978 - $11,681
Ted Rogers School of Management
$9,320 - $9,956
Science $7,358 - $9,951

International Students (2017/2018)

Fee Range
Arts $24,792 - $24,842
Communication and Design $24,795 - $25,374
Community Services $24,731 - $24,763
Engineering and Architectural Science $26,242 - $27,869
Ted Rogers School of Management
$26,320 - $26,376
Science $24,731 - $24,792

See Detailed Fees Information by Program for a complete breakdown of all fees for graduate and undergraduate programs.  Please note that this information is updated each July for the academic year starting in September.

Returning students use external,RAMSS to view Total Due Charges and Account Summary.

Common University Data Ontario provides a significant amount of information regarding student expenses, and a vast array of other interesting university information. Residence information and fees can be found at Student Housing Services.

Fees and Finances

  • Visit Fees for details about the cost of attending Ryerson (fees vary by program/faculty and whether you live in residence)
  • Visit Student Financial Assistance for guidance, information, tools and services to help you meet your financial needs during your time at Ryerson
Tuition Fees Domestic Fees: $7,000 to $11,150
International Fees: $23,600 to $25,595
Accommodation On campus: $5,900 - $10,200 (plus meal plan)
Off campus: $11,400 - $19,200 (or $950 to $1,600 per month) depending on shared or single accommodations
Transportation Metropass/public transit pass within the GTA: $117
Additional costs include GO pass - prices vary
Books and Supplies $1,100 - $9,900 depending on program of study
$3,600 - $3,900 (flex to large meal plan) depending on dietary requirements and living arrangements
Personal Expenses $3,200 - $5,000 (approximately $400 to $625 per month)

The cost of the Ryerson ESL Foundation Program is $27,500 CDN for all students (international and domestic). The cost includes two semesters of full-time study and up to three university-level degree credit courses. ESL instruction classes, ESL textbooks and course materials are included; textbooks and course materials for the degree-credit courses, accommodations and meal plans are not included.

Note: All tuition payments for the Ryerson ESL Foundation Program are non-refundable.

Graduate Students

Visit the Registrar's Office to see the detailed Graduate Fees Information and the Graduate Studies section for more information on admissions.

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