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Tuition Fees

2017-2018 Full-Time Post-Secondary Tuition Fees

Full Time Tuition Fees

$500 deposit is due June 15th, 2017 for first year students attending in the Fall.

Provided in the chart below are full time tuition fees for the 2017-18 academic year. Fees on the chart include all tuition and mandatory non-tuition fees. This excludes the cost of tool kits, books, uniforms, exam fees or any other program specific fee as indicated on the Tuition Fees & Other Costs section of your program web page.

2017-18 (programs starting Fall 2017)

Breakdown of Mandatory Non-Tuition Fees (these fees are already included in the above chart)

Click the following link to see instructions on how to view your Online Fee Estimate.

International Student Tuition Fees

For details regarding international student tuition fees …


Tuition Payment Options & Deadlines

Payment Options & Deadlines for Fall 2017 Start Programs

Payment options and due dates are as follows:

Option 1
Deposit & Full Tuition Payment



  • First Year Students - Pay $500.00 deposit by *June 15, 2017 to hold your seat in your confirmed program choice
  • All students pay remaining tuition fees no later than August 8, 2017

$500 deposit

+ remaining tuition

Option 2
Deposit & Semester Payments


  • First Year Students - Pay $500.00 deposit by June 15, 2017 to hold your seat in your confirmed program choice
  • All students pay remaining Fall Semester tuition fees no later than August 8, 2017
  • Pay Winter Semester tuition fees by December 8, 2017

$500 deposit

+ Fall Semester Fees

+ Winter Semester Fees

Option 3

  • If you are sponsored by a government agency, employer, or other third party organization that is providing payment directly to Confederation College, please provide a letter of intent from your sponsor. This is required by the deposit due date of June 15, 2017.
  • A letter indicating approval from your sponsorship agency is required for all students by August 8, 2017.

Sponsorship Letter

Fax to (807) 473-3705


Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP)

  • First Year Students - Pay $500.00 deposit by June 15, 2017 to hold your seat in your confirmed program choice
  • To apply for OSAP, visit:
    The OSAP application for Fall 2017 will open in Spring
    . Visit the Financial Aid website,, for the most current information. We recommend that you apply for OSAP as soon as possible once it opens, as your application can take some time to be processed.

$500.00 Deposit

+ Sufficient OSAP funding

 *If the date indicated on your Offer of Admission is different than the date indicated above, please use the date indicated on your Offer of Admission

If your payment is not received by the tuition deadline date, your Offer of Admission may be rescinded. You will be required to pay a non-refundable late fee of $150.00 provided there is still a seat available in your program. We reserve the right to refuse payments made after the tuition deadline date if the program has filled.

Late fees

In accordance with the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities guidelines, a $150 late fee has been established for all full time postsecondary students who miss the tuition fee due date of April 14th for programs running in the Spring semester.

Tuition Deposit for New Students

Tuition deposits have been established in accordance with the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities’ guidelines. Students are now required to pay a $500 non-refundable deposit. This deposit is applied toward the cost of tuition and will hold a student’s seat in their confirmed program choice.

Payment Methods

Payments methods accepted include:

  • Internet banking
  • Web payment
  • In person at your local area campus
         - Cash, cheque, debit, Mastercard, Visa and American Express
  • Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP)
  • Third Party Sponsorships

For complete details on the payment methods listed above please select the following link:

Additional Fees

Program Specific fees

Some programs have additional program specific fees that may be charged for things such as tool kits, books, uniforms, exam fees or any other program specific fee as indicated on the Tuition Fees & Other Costs section of your program web page.

Program Overload

  • Students electing to take a program course load beyond 105% of their current full-time post-secondary program, will be required to pay for the additional hours of study at the approved part-time tuition rate plus any related miscellaneous costs.
  • Students considering taking courses above the normal 100% load should discuss the implications of this decision with their Program Coordinator.
  • Students must register in these extra courses prior to November 1st for the Fall semester, March 1st for the Winter semester and June 30th for the Spring/Summer semester.


Part-Time Tuition Fee  (per contract hour)          $6.38
Part-Time Service Fee (per contract hour)          $0.70

Course fees for part-time courses delivered by the Continuing Education Department are calculated on an hourly basis. Course fees are listed in “The Key”, Thunder Bay’s Guide to Community Programs and Services. For more details on part-time programming options, please visit Continuing Education.

Other Fees

Late Fee $150.00
Readmission Fee $30.00
Program Transfer Fee $30.00
Transfer Credit Fee (1) $25.00
   *Transfer Credit Fee (2 or more) $50.00
Prior Learning Assessment & Recognition (PLAR) Fee $152.60
  **Additional PLAR(s) $20.00

 *This fee applies if 2 or more transfer credits are submitted at the same time
**After the initial fee of $152.60 for one PLAR is applied, any additional PLARs will cost $20 each if submitted at the same time

Students with Permanent Disabilities

New and returning students with disabilities who require the accommodation of a reduced course load may be eligible to have tuition fees reduced once they have paid the equivalent to full time fees for the program. For more information on eligibility please visit Reduced Tuition Policy for Students with Permanent Disabilities 

Withdrawal & Refund Process

For information on the withdrawal policy and refund process, please select the link below


Additional Links

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