U-Pass Fee Assessment Information

Engineering Co-op Students Opting Out of U-Pass Fees

Students on work terms outside of the Edmonton metropolitan transit service area may apply to opt-out of the U-Pass Fee.

To be eligible to opt-out of the U-Pass, one of the following conditions must be met:

  • The student is working outside the serviceable transit area of: Edmonton; Strathcona County; St. Albert; Leduc; Fort Saskatchewan; and Spruce Grove; OR
  • The employer has an office address in one of the serviceable transit areas, but the student does not frequently work at this site.
  • Your placement requires that the work be done remotely (100%)

Once your form is submitted, the Engineering Co-op Office will confirm the accuracy of the information provided. The Fees Division of the Registrar's Office will also verify the information before removing the fee.


  • U-Pass Fees cannot be removed if the student is also registered in an on-campus academic course
  • Students that have already picked up their U-Pass for the term cannot be exempted from the U-Pass fee
  • The U-Pass fee will not be removed until after the ADD/DROP Deadline for the term.It is the student's responsibility to notify the Co-op Department should they wish to opt out of the U-Pass. Students who do not complete this form will pay the U-Pass fee.

Click here to complete the Spring/Summer 2024 U-Pass Opt-Out Form

Click here for complete details about U-Pass.

For additional concerns or issues, contact the Office of the Dean of Students

Phone: 780-492-4145

Email: upass@su.ualberta.ca

Last updated: April 29, 2024