All amounts are listed in Canadian dollars. For a summary of HRM undergraduate fees, please see the AU undergraduate calendar.
Course fees include all materials
|Fee Description||Sept. 2013||Sept. 2014|
|Program Application Fee1 (required with each application)||$ 150||$ 150|
|Non-Program Application Fee1||$ 100||$ 100|
|Admission Fee1 (payable upon acceptance into the program)||$ 200||$ 200|
|Course Registration Fee (per course)2|
|Students living in Canada - includes GSA fee||$ 1519||$ 1549|
|Students living abroad||$ 1719||$ 1749|
|Practicum Course Fee (+$400 over regular courses) - includes GSA fee|
|Students living in Canada - includes GSA fee||$ 1958||$ 1988|
|Students living abroad||$ 2158||$ 2188|
|Graduate Student Association Fee (Effective May 1, 2009, GSA Fee will be added to course registration fee)||$13 per credit||$13 per credit|
1 Fee(s) are non-refundable.
2 There is no refund for returned course materials.
|Fee Description||Sept. 2014|
|Transfer credit evaluation fee||$ 250 per 3 credit course|
|International evaluations||$ 275|
|Letter of Permission fee
(to transfer credits into the HRM program)
|$ 75 per 3 credit course|
|Transcript fee||No Charge|
|Withdrawal processing fee3||$ 350|
|Continuation Fee||$ 100|
|Course Extension Fee||$ 250|
3 The withdrawal-processing fee includes the cost of course materials and an administrative fee for processing the request. There will be no refund for returned course materials.
The typical cost for a Canadian student living in Alberta, who takes all his or her courses from Athabasca University (without extensions), based on September 2014 fees, would be as follows:
|Program application fee||$ 150.00|
|Program admission fee||$ 200.00|
|Tuition fee 4 graduate 3-credit courses at $1519.00 each||$ 6,196.00|
|Tuition fee: 4 undergraduate 3-credit courses at $663.00 each||$ 2,668.00|
|Tuition fee: 1 graduate practicum course||$ 1,988.00|
|Sample Total||$ 11,202.00|
Athabasca University provides a "Letter of Verification," which serves as a receipt or "proof of payment." You may request this letter from the AU Finance Department by contacting the Accounts Receivable Assistant.
Send an email message identifying what transactions you wish to be included on the letter (i.e., tuition for HERM 5XX) along with your AU student ID number. The Letter of Verification will be sent to you by email.
Updated February 10 2015 by Student & Academic Services