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 2019/2020 academic year to range from $7,044 to $11,163.
Fees for international undergraduate students range from $27,218 to $36,610.
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 (2019/2020)
|Arts||$7,046 - $7,126|
|Communication and Design
||$7,049 - $7,770|
|Community Services||$7,095 - $7,598|
|Engineering and Architectural Science
||$10,153 - $11,163|
|Ted Rogers School of Management
||$9,135 - $9,547|
|Science||$7,044 - $9,586|
International Students (2019/2020)
|Arts||$27,282 - $27,627|
|Communication and Design||$27,284 - $27,904|
|Community Services||$27,218 - $28,570|
|Engineering and Architectural Science||$28,882 - $36,610|
|Ted Rogers School of Management
||$28,974 - $31,780|
|Science||$27,279 - $27,659|
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 , 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.
|International Foundation Program (IUFP)||
The cost of the International University Foundation Program (IUFP) is $33,000 CDN (2020/2021) 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: $7,044 to $11,163
International Fees: $27,218 to $36,610*
*Fees range excludes both the International University Foundation Program and Ryerson ESL Foundation Program
|Accommodation||On campus: From $8,900 to $17,300 (plus meal plan)
Off campus: $11,400 - $19,200 (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 $4,090 to $5,550 (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)|