Graduate Tuition and Fees
For most programs, graduate tuition is assessed as an annual program fee, which is divided into three equal installments due at the beginning of academic terms starting in September, January and May.
Graduate Studies Costs
View tuition and fees for all graduate programs in the Annual Program Fee Schedules below:
Co-Op Work Term Fees
|Co-Op Fee||Campus Renewal Fee||Total|
Student Association (SMUSA) Fees
1) Full-time Student Fees
- Compulsory for all per-course graduate students taking nine (9) credit hours or more in a term and all full-time graduate program fee students.
|Fees||Fall Term||Winter Term||Term Totals|
|U (Bus) Pass||$150.25||(*)||$150.25|
2) Part-time Student Fees
- Applies to per-course graduate students taking less than nine (9) credit hours in a term and all part-time graduate program fee students.
||Fall Term||Winter Term
Medical and Dental plans are administered by the Saint Mary's University Student's Association (SMUSA).
Canadian Students (full-time only)
|12 Month (Sept - Aug)||$137||$289|
|8 Month (Jan - Aug)||$91.50||$193|
Full and part-time International Students
|Plan||Single||Family||Family (3 or more)|
|12 Month (Sept - Aug)||$820||$1,654||$2,337|
|8 Month (Jan - Aug)||$546||$1,102||$1,648|
Visit the Health Plan Office (Student Centre, Room 524), sign a waiver and provide proof of coverage.
|12 Month (Sept - Aug)||$98||$196|
|8 Month (Jan - Aug)||$65.50||$130|
Medical and Dental Plan Information:
Students with comparable medical and dental coverage may opt out of the University medical and dental plans each year as indicated below:
Canadian Students: Online through SMUPort
International Students: To opt out of all or part of the health coverage, visit the Health Plan Office (Student Centre, Room 524), sign a waiver and provide proof of coverage.
Opt Out Deadlines: Fall Term - September 25, Winter Term - January 25
Questions? Contact the SMUSA Health Plan Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 902-496-8754
- View our list of Miscellaneous Fees.
- Students who audit courses will be charged the same tuition and fees as if they were taking the course for credit.