2014/15 Academic Year

Financial & Administrative Services




2014/15 Academic Year


Tuition fees are approved by the Brock University Board of Trustees, in accordance with the tuition policy set by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities. Tuition is assessed at differentiated rates between:

Tuition
 

  • first and continuing year of study
  • degree type and International student programs (ISP)
  • domestic and international (visa) students

The fee information is provided for illustrative purposes for typical situations. The actual fees assessed may vary from these schedules.

MA, MSc, MBE, MS, MEd (Research Based Route)*, and PhD
For these programs, tuition fees are charged on a per term basis:

 

Full time student fees per term
Cohort MA, MSC, MBE, MS, MEd (research stream) and PhD in Arts or Science PhD in Education
Year 1 $2,861.88 $2,947.75
Year 2 $2,792.08 $2,875.86
Year 3 $2,717.36 $2,798.90
Year 4 $2,616.72 $2,695.24
Year 5 $2,519.80 $2,595.42
Year 6 $2,426.48 $2,499.28
Year 7 $2,336.61 $2,406.72
Year 8 $2,250.08 $2,317.59
Upper year continuing $2,166.74 $2,231.70
International Students $6,580.03 $6,662.70


Part time student fees per term
Cohort MA, MSC, MBE, MS, MEd (research stream) and PhD in Arts or Science PhD in Education
Year 1 $1,430.94 $1,473.88
Year 2 $1,396.04 $1,437.93
Year 3 $1,358.68 $1,399.45
Year 4 $1,308.36 $1,347.62
Year 5 $1,259.90 $1,297.71
Year 6 $1,213.24 $1,249.64
Year 7 $1,168.31 $1,203.36
Year 8 $1,125.04 $1,158.80
Upper year continuing $1,083.37 $1,115.85
International Students $3,290.02 $3,331.35

MEd Note: Students admitted under the 2009/10 Graduate Calendar choosing a Research Based Route and student admitted on a prior Calendar but who have chosen to proceed in completing their degree requirements for their Research Based route according to the 2009/10 Graduate Calendar will pay on a per term basis.

MEd (Course Based Route)*, MAcc, MBA, MADS
For these programs tuition is charged on a per credit basis. Fees listed below are shown at a half credit rate.  A full credit course will be charged two times the half credit rate.  A quarter credit course will be charged at half the half credit rate.
 

Tuition fees per half credit
Cohort MAcc MBA MEd (course based)** MADS
Year 1 $845.66 $1,216.63 $1,058.33 $1,564.66
Year 2 $825.03 $1,186.96 $1,032.75 $1,526.50
Year 3 $802.95 $1,155.19 $1,013.59 $1,485.64
Year 4 $773.21 $1,112.40 $976.40 $1,430.62
Year 5 $744.57 $1,071.20 $940.58 $1,377.63
Year 6 $717.00 $1,031.52 $906.10 $1,326.61
Year 7 $690.44 $993.31 $872.90 $1,277.48
Year 8 $664.86 $956.52 $840.91 $1,277.48
Upper year continuing $640.24 $921.12 $810.12 $1,277.48
International Students $1,917.60 $2,582.37 $2,028.10 $3,625.35

*MEd Note:  Students choosing to complete their degree requirements according to the 2008/09 Graduate Calendar or prior will continue to be charged the per credit fee.

**The per half credit amount listed for Masters of Education includes some per credit ancillary fees.  Please refer to the Ancillary fee section that follows.

Final Stage Status Fee for MA, MSc, MBE, MEd (Research route) and PhD Programs:
Full-time and part-time students (Domestic and Visa (International)) who have completed all course work and have been approved by their graduate program for Final Stage Status will pay $345.94 per term.  Final Stage Status may only be awarded once and only for one term.

International Cohort Program Tuition
Graduate International Cohort program fees are charged on a program basis, in Canadian Funds. Note that all applicable ancillary fees will apply for each registered term in addition to the program fee.

 


Program Fees
Master of Education (ISP) International Master of Accountancy Master of Business Administration (ISP) Master of Arts in Linguistics (TESL) (Bridged Entry) Professional Masters Preparation Certificate Program (PMPCP)
$24,075 $31,000 $43,575 $23,045 $12,850

Ancillary Fees (Please note the following fees are subject to change.)
The following fees are included in the quoted cost of tuition listed above for a session. Fees are listed per credit.  Note that applicable sessional ancillary fees are non-refundable upon withdrawal.

Sessional Ancillary Fees
These fees are assessed based on full- or part-time status in a session. Most ancillary fees are mandatory. These fees are governed by an Ancillary Fee Protocol established between the University and the Graduate Students' Association.

Health Services Fee
Covers the operating costs of Student Health Services on Campus. Non-refundable.
Domestic Full-Time
$26.47
Domestic Part-Time $13.24
International Students (Full- or Part-Time)
$26.47
U.H.I.P
Mandatory health insurance for International Students only (those not covered under OHIP).
International Student
$684.00 per calendar year/$648.00 per calendar year as of September 2014
Athletics Fee
Charged per term except for Master of Education
Full-Time
$14.38
Part-Time $7.19
**MEd fee included in per half credit tuition noted above
$8.92
Recreation Facilities Fee
Supplements department of Recreation Services to provide increased programming, recreational time, and employment for Brock students

Full-Time (per term)

Part-Time (per term)

$4.33

$2.17

Zone Fitness Centre Fee
Allow graduate students access to the Zone Fitness Centre
Full or Part-Time students(per term) $21.66

Access Copyright Fee
The Access Copyright fee covers reproduction and distribution of copyright works which fall within Access Copyright's repertoire.  The fee allows Brock instructors to share these copyright materials with students in different ways, including digital copies on course websites, print coursepacks, library reserve and by email.  Charged in the Fall Term only.
Full-Time (fall term only) $26.00
Part-Time (fall term only) $7.80

The following sessional ancillary fees are administered by the Graduate Students' Association. Please contact the GSA for details.

Health Insurance ***(Subject to Change)
Extended medical coverage (Sept-Aug) charged to graduate students as described on the Graduate Students' Association Health & Dental Plan Website.
Full-Time Domestic, Full-Time or Part-Time International
$240.00
Dental Plan ***(Subject to Change)
Extended dental coverage (Sept-Aug) charged to graduate students as described on the Graduate Students' Association Health  & Dental Plan Website.
Full-Time Domestic, Full-Time or Part-Time International
$175.00
Universal Transit Pass
Fee for the mandatory 8 month transit pass (Sept - Apr), valid with St. Catharines Transit, Welland Transit and Niagara Transit. Part-Time students are not granted a transit pass. For further details, visit the Universal Bus Pass website. Charged in the Fall/Winter session at the point of first registration in either term.
Full-Time Student
$186.14
Graduate Students Association Fee
Fee charged per term to fund the Graduate Students' Association. The GSA represents the interests of all graduate students at Brock University, and is administered by an executive elected each April for the coming year. At registration, all graduate students at Brock become members of the GSA by virtue of the association fee paid.
Full-Time (per term)
$12.17
Part-Time (per term) $6.09
Canadian Federation of Students Membership fee
Charged per term for the Fall and Winter sessions only.
Full-Time (per term)
$7.88
Part-Time (per term)
$3.94
Graduate Students' Association Services Fee
Mandatory yearly fee which funds extended GSA services such as an Ombudsman, a travel fund, etc. Charged in Fall/Winter session at point of first registration in either term.
Full-Time or Part-Time Students
$43.00