Summer Program

Tuition and Fees

CILLDI 2020 Summary of Potential Costs

The following is a summary of potential costs to attend CILLDI 2019. Please see the explanations of each item below for further details. 

Open Studies Application Fee  $125.00 
Tuition for 2 classes  $1,470.90 
Accommodations in Schäeffer Hall (single dorm)  $1,009.00
Course Materials  $40.00 
Parking on Campus  $121.00
Total  $2,765.90


Application Fees

If you attended CILLDI or the University of Alberta in 2019, you do not need to re-apply for admission or pay an application fee.

If you attended CILLDI or the University of Alberta in 2018 or earlier, the fee is $75.

For all new students, the fee to apply to the University is $125.

Tuition

The 2020 rates for Open Studies tuition and fees for Canadian citizens and permanent residents are as follows but may be subject to change.

one course  $938.82
two courses  $1,470.90


Visit the Office of the Registrar's webpage for more information on spring/summer tuition for Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

Tuition and fees for international undergraduate students are shown below:

one course  $2,573.58
two courses  $4,740.42


Visit the Office of the Registrar's webpage for more information on spring/summer tuition for international students.

Course Materials

Course materials (printing readings, printing assignments, course packs) should not cost more than $20 per course.

Housing

If you do not live in the Edmonton-area, do not have friends or family in the area, or would simply prefer to stay on campus, Schäffer Hall offers single rooms for a special rate of $45.00 per night plus taxes when you book under the group name CILLDI 2020. This residence hall is located one block from the main campus within walking distance from the classrooms. This rate does not include a meal service and kitchens are not equipped with cookware (such as pots, pans, etc.), plates or utensils. Other housing opportunities are available, including family housing, but at a higher rate.

For a more detailed list of housing options near campus, please contact the CILLDI office at cilldi@ualberta.ca.

Meals

Please budget for your own cost of meals noting that very few accommodation options have kitchens to cook in.

Parking

If you are bringing a car to Edmonton and want to park on campus during CILLDI, the cost of parking will be approximately $121 per month, depending on where you park. Please email cilldi@ualberta.ca if you would like to obtain a parking pass.

Travel

You may have to include travel costs in your budget if you are coming from out of town.

Funding

We encourage you to seek funding to attend CILLDI. Learn more by visiting our Funding Opportunities page.