UAlberta offers a world-class education and competitive tuition rates in one of Canada's most affordable urban centres. Your tuition and fees will depend on your program. Use the cost calculator to estimate what your costs may be.

Cost Calculator

What other costs should I consider?


8 months ($CAD)

12 months ($CAD)


$2,500 $2700


$400 $600

Public Transit Pass2

$0 $308

Books and Supplies



$1,480 $2,220

Note 1: Purchase of a meal plan is required for students residing in Lister Hall and optional for those residing in other residences. Food costs for students living off-campus may vary. Cost is estimated based on Statistics Canada data.

Note 2: A student public transit pass for September to April is included in UAlberta’s non-instructional fees. From May to August, students may purchase a public transit pass.