Graduate tuition and fees

See graduate tuition rates for the 2017/2018 school year here.

Tuition amounts per semester

Tuition and student fees are determined by the Board of Governors of the Alberta College of Art + Design. Tuition has been set in accordance with the Public Post-secondary Institutions’ Tuitions Fees Regulations released by the Government of Alberta, and in consultation with the Alberta College of Art + Design Students’ Association (ACADSA).

Graduate student profile

Fee (Per semester) Occurance Total
Canadian citizen & permanent resident status $6,250 5 $31,250
International student status $12,500 5 $62,500

Fees

Fee amounts are same for both domestic and international graduate students. Student fees are evaluated each year. The Board reserves the right to change fees and deposits when necessary and without notice.

One-Time Graduate Student Fees 

Fee Occurence Total for degree

Application fee
$110 1 $110
Confirmation deposit (*non-refundable, applied to tuition) $500 1 $500
Graduation fee $125 1 $125

 

Re-occurring Graduate Student Fees

Fee Occurence Total for degree
Supplementary studio fees

*graduate students assume personal responsibility for purchasing all materials required for projects.
$100 5 $500
Network access $62.50 5 $312.50
SAIT wellness $40 5 $200
Student service $30 5 $150
U-Pass* $140 5 $700
ACADSA membership fee (mandatory) $129.54 2 $259.08
ACADSA health + dental fee (optional, paid in one installment Fall Semester - subject to change as per ACADSA Policies) $262.00 1 $262.00

*All full-time students are assessed a mandatory universal transit pass fee (U-Pass) entitling them to unlimited City of Calgary transit service. U-Passes are valid on all Calgary Transit buses and C trains at all hours of operation. U-Passes are not transferable by holder. 

Miscellaneous

Fee
Optional locker fee ($20 refund at end of program) $70
Grade appeal $50
Late payment $100 per tuition pay period
Additional late payment $50 per tuition pay period
Official transcript (per request) $25
Rush official transcript $50
Replacement degree $50
Replacement ID card $15
Prior learning assessment $75