Tuition refund dates

The dates below apply to most courses, but some exceptions apply. If your course has a different start or end date, or if you're unsure of the refund deadline for your course, check the Course Schedule or talk to your Enrolment Services Professional (ESP).

Registration deposits

Your registration deposit is non-refundable and may not be transferred to another session.

Read more about registration deposits in the Academic Calendar.

Winter Session undergraduate tuition refunds

One-term courses

2017/18 Term 1 & Distance Education Term A

Drop deadline Amount refunded for credits dropped
Until Sept 19 100%
Sept 20-24 50% 
Sept 25-Oct 1 25% 
After Oct 1 No refund

2017/18 Term 2 & Distance Education Term C

Deadline Amount refunded
Until Jan 17 100% 
Jan 18-22 50% 
Jan 23-29 25% 
After Jan 29 No refund

2017/18 Distance Education Term B

Deadline Amount refunded
Until Sept 22 100%
Sept 23-Nov 24 50%
After Nov 24 No refund

2017/18 Distance Education Term D

Deadline Amount refunded
Until Jan 19 100%
Jan 20-March 23 50%
After Mar 23 No refund

Two-term courses (2017/18)

Deadline Amount refunded
Until Sept 22 100% of the first instalment
Sept 23-Oct 1 50% of the first instalment
Oct 2-8 25% of the first instalment
After Oct 9 No refund
Deadline Amount refunded
Until Jan 14 100% of the second instalment
After Jan 14 No refund

Summer Session undergraduate tuition refunds

9-12 week courses and Distance Education Term A courses

Drop date Amount refunded
On or before last day to drop without W standing 100% of course fee refunded
After last day to drop without W standing to end of third week of classes 50% of course fee refunded
During fourth week of classes 25% of course fee refunded
After fourth week of classes No refund

6-8 week courses

Drop date Amount refunded
On or before last day to drop without W standing 100% of course fee refunded
After last day to drop without W standing to end of second week of classes 50% of course fee refunded
During third week of classes to last day to drop with W standing 25% of course fee refunded
After last day to drop with W standing No refund

3-5 week courses

Drop date Amount refunded
On or before last day to drop without W standing 100% of course fee refunded
After last day to drop without W standing to end of first week of classes 50% of course fee refunded
During second week of classes to last day to drop with W standing 25% of course fee refunded
After last day to drop with W standing No refund

Distance Education Term B courses

Drop date Amount refunded
On or before last day to drop without W standing 100% of course fee refunded

After last day to drop without W standing to end of third week of classes

50% of course fee refunded
During fourth week of classes 25% of course fee refunded
After fourth week of classes No refund

Graduate tuition refunds for Term 1, Term 2, and Summer Session

Graduate programs assessed on a per course or on a per credit basis follow the refund policies of undergraduate tuition. For all other graduate programs, see the refund schedule below.

Drop date Amount refunded
During first two weeks of Winter Term or Summer Session 100% of the instalment
During third or fourth week of Winter Term or Summer Session 60% of the instalment
During fifth or sixth week of Winter Term or Summer Session 40% of the instalment
During seventh or eighth week of Winter Term or Summer Session 20% of the instalment
After eighth week of Winter Term or Summer Session No refund

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