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Tuition and Fees

The cost of attending university varies by program and whether you live in residence. Fees for full-time undergraduate programs for 2021/2022 for international students range from $29,945 to $38,457 CAD.

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 (2021/2022)

All amounts are expressed in Canadian dollars (CAD).

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

Tuition fees include applicable ancillary fees.

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.

English Pathway Program Fees

Program Name
Program Cost

Pre-ESL Foundation + ESL Foundation Program

The cost of the Pre-ESL Foundation + ESL Foundation Program is $37,499 CDN (2021/2022) for all students (international and domestic). The cost includes eight weeks + two semesters of full-time study and up to three university-level degree credit courses. ESL instruction classes, ESL textbooks, course materials, ancillary fees and health insurance are included; textbooks and course materials for the degree-credit courses, accommodations and meal plans are not included.

ESL Foundation Program

The cost of the ESL Foundation Program ranges from $16,900 - $32,900 CDN (2021/2022) for all students (international and domestic). The cost includes one to two semesters of full-time study and up to three university-level degree credit courses. ESL instruction classes, ESL textbooks, course materials, ancillary fees and health insurance are included; textbooks and course materials for the degree-credit courses, accommodations and meal plans are not included.

Pre-English Boost +  English Boost Program

The cost of the Pre-English Boost + English Boost program is $13,594 CDN (2021/2022) for all students (international and domestic). The cost includes one semester of full-time study. ESL instruction classes, ESL textbooks,course materials, ancillary fees and Emergency healthcare coverage through PDF fileguard.me Canada and Mental Wellness Student Support Program through keep.meSAFE are included.

English Boost

The cost of the English Boost program is $8,995 CDN (2021/2022) for all students (international and domestic). The cost includes eight weeks of full-time study. ESL instruction classes, ESL textbooks, course materials,  ancillary fees and Emergency healthcare coverage through PDF fileguard.me Canada and Mental Wellness Student Support Program through keep.meSAFEare included.

Approximate Costs for Attending Ryerson

Fees are in Canadian dollars and vary by program/faculty and whether you live in residence.

Fee Type Fee Range

Tuition Fees

International Fees: $29,945 to $38,457*

*Fees range excludes the Ryerson ESL Foundation Program

Accommodation

On campus: From $9,289.06 to $12,945.06 plus meal plan

Off campus: $12,000 - $21,600 for 12 months' rent (or $1,000 to $1,800 per month) depending on shared or single accommodations

Transportation

$128 within the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) for a monthly public transit pass

Books and Supplies

$1,400 - $8,000 depending on program of study

Food

From $4,384 to $5,949 (five- and seven-day unlimited access meal plan options) depending on living arrangements

Personal Expenses

$3,200 - $5,600 (approximately $400 to $700 per month)

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Notice of Collection

Ryerson University ("the University") collects personal information under the authority of the PDF fileRyerson University Act and in accordance with the Ryerson University Notice of Collection for international recruitment and other related purposes. The University will collect, use, disclose, and protect your personal information in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, external link. If you have questions about the collection, use and disclosure of this information by Ryerson University, please contact the International Enrolment Office, 350 Victoria Street, Toronto, M5B 2K3, international@ryerson.ca.