International Tuition & Fees

International Cost Calculator

International Cost Calculator

Find out how much studying and living in Canada will cost you based on your specific program and choice of accommodation with the help of our International Cost Calculator.

Please note: some courses have additional lab fees, amounts vary.

Tuition and Fees are based on September to April 2022-23 rates.  Tuition figures are estimates.  Final costs will be determined by the student’s actual registration.  All tuition and fees are subject to change without prior notice.  All figures are in Canadian dollars.

Tuition Payment Deadlines

Payment due dates for returning students: April 1, August 1, December 1 (except when the due date falls on a weekend or holiday - then it is the Friday before).

Note: students will be charged a $200 late fee for payments made after these dates.

To contact the Finance Office at the Centre for International Education (Building 255) send an email to

Methods of Payment

Please refer to the How Do I Pay? page for detailed information. 

Important Information

  • All payments must include student name, date of birth and/ or VIU student ID.
  • Email a copy of the bank wire payment instructions to
  • Bank wire charges deducted in transit are the responsibility of the student.

If you have received a letter of offer by email, please review the details on the Fee Payment Form for your payment schedule.

For all queries related to fee payments, please contact

Medical Insurance

Refer to Medical Insurance Information for details. 

Fees, Deferrals, & Refund Policies - International Students

Refer to Fees, Deferrals & Refund Policies for International Students at VIU for details.