Tuition and Fees
Please note: Tuition and Fee amounts included on the following page are for the 2018/2019 academic year. Fall 2019 and Winter 2020 tuition and fees will be updated as they become available.
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 2018/19 academic year to range from $7,639 to $12,241.
Fees for international undergraduate students range from $25,926 to $29,219.
Fees are due and payable by the start of classes and various payment methods are available.
Fee Ranges Per Faculty for Full-time Undergraduate Programs
Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents (2018/19)
|Arts||$7,641 - $7,856|
|Communication and Design
||$7,644 - $8,387|
|Community Services||$7,703 - $8,289|
|Engineering and Architectural Science
||$10,881 - $12,241|
|Ted Rogers School of Management
||$9,767 - $10,423|
|Science||$7,639 - $10,483|
International Students (2018/2019)
|Arts||$25,989 - $26,039|
|Communication and Design||$25,991 - $26,570|
|Community Services||$25,926 - $25,958|
|Engineering and Architectural Science||$27,509 - $29,219|
|Ted Rogers School of Management
||$27,590 - $27,646|
|Science||$25,986 - $26,046|
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 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.
Foundation Program Fees
|Foundation Program Name
||Foundation Program Cost
|Ryerson ESL Foundation Program (RESLFP)||
The cost of the Ryerson ESL Foundation Program is $29,500 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.
|International Foundation Program (IUFP)||
The cost of the International University Foundation Program (IUFP) is $32,000 CDN for all students (international and domestic). It includes two semesters of full-time study and four university-level, degree-credit courses (students can take up to two additional courses at their own cost during the Spring/Summer semester). Textbooks and course materials for degree-credit courses, accommodations, and meal plans are not included.
Note: All tuition payments for the IUFP are non-refundable once the student has commenced their study.
Fees and Finances
|Tuition Fees||Domestic Fees: $7,639 to $12,241
International Fees: $25,926 to $32,000
|Accommodation||On campus: $8,500 - $17,000 (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|
||$3,900 - $5,300 (flex to large meal plan) depending on dietary requirements and living arrangements
|Personal Expenses||$3,200 - $5,000 (approximately $400 to $625 per month)|
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