Cost of Study Academic Fees Effective September 2023 – August 2024 $CAD Application Fee $200 Tuition Fees (per credit) $585 High School Course (4 credits) $2,340 University Course (3 credits) $1,755 University Course (4 credits) $2,340 Sample Semester Tuition for High School COURSES $CAD 3 courses (12 credits) $7,020 4 courses (16 credits) $9,360 Sample Tuition for University Transfer and Associate Degree Programs PROGRAM DURATION FEES University Transfer 1 year* or 30 credits $17,550 University Transfer 2 years* or 60 credits $35,100 Associate Degree 2 years* or 60 credits $35,100 *based on 2 semesters a year English for Academic Purposes (EAP) FEES English 097 (8 credits) $4,680 English 098 (8 credits) $4,680 English 099 (4 credits) $2,340 Tuition Deposits $CAD International Tuition DepositFor new international students applying from overseas.Tuition deposit covers 24 credits over two semesters, activity fee, and medical insurance. $14,300 Local Tuition DepositFor those with legal status to study in Canada, including Permanent Residents, Citizens, and study permit holders. Tuition deposit covers 12 credits plus one semester’s activity fee. $7,055 Visit the Academic Calendar for detailed fee information. Homestay and Custodianship Fees Click here to view. Estimated Living Cost Click here to view. Student Aid BC For those with Permanent Residence (PR) status, get help with the cost of your Columbia College post-secondary education through student loans, grants, and scholarships. Student Aid BC has programs that help with loan repayment.