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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 2021/2022 academic year to range from $7,032 to $11,140.

Fees for international undergraduate students range from $29,945 to $38,457.

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 (2021/2022)

Faculty Fee Range
Arts $7,035 - $7,103
Communication and Design
$7,087 - $7,805
Community Services $7,082 - $7,573
Engineering and Architectural Science
$10,326 - $11,140
Ted Rogers School of Management
$9,286 - $9,526
Science $7,032 - $9,562

International Students (2021/2022)

Fee Range
Arts $30,010 - $30,413
Communication and Design $30,013 - $31,003
Community Services $29,945 - $31,432
Engineering and Architectural Science $31,772 - $38,457
Ted Rogers School of Management
$31,856 - $34,955
Science $30,008 -$30,421

See Tuition and Fees 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, opens in new window to view Total Due Charges and Account Summary.

Common University Data Ontario, external link, opens in new window 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 ranges from $23,650 - $39,900 CDN (2020/2021) 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.

Fees and Finances

Please note: the amounts included in the chart below are reflective of the 2020/2021 academic year. Full updates for 2021/2022 are coming soon!

  • 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: $7,041 to $11,149

International Fees: $28,570 to $38,430*
*Fees range excludes the Ryerson ESL Foundation Program
Accommodation On campus: From $9,110 to $17,850 (HOEM residence is a 12-month stay) plus meal plan

Off campus:
$11,400 - $19,200 for 12 months rent (or $950 to $1,600 per month) depending on shared or single accommodations
Transportation $122 within the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) for a monthly public transit pass
Books and Supplies $1,100 - $9,900 depending on program of study
From $4,247 to $5,759 (five- and seven-day unlimited access meal plan options) depending on living arrangements
Personal Expenses $3,200 - $5,000 (approximately $400 to $625 per month)

Graduate Students

Visit the Graduate Tuition and Fees and Graduate Admissions pages for more information.