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Other Fees

Materials and Lab Fees

A materials or lab fee is added to the assessment for some courses and programs to reflect course delivery costs. These fees vary from $13.40 to $51.00 per week for trades programs and $15.54 per credit for laboratory courses.

Additional Mandatory Student Fees

Infrastructure $.59 Per credit or $.56 per week in weekly billed programs
Technology $3.97 Per credit or $3.65 per week in weekly billed programs
Student Association $32.34 Per semester flat fee
Canadian Federation of Students (CFS) $9.18 Per semester flat fee
Registration $2.00 Per credit or per week in weekly billed programs
Graduation  $.56 Per credit or $.70 per week in weekly billed programs
International  $22.44 Annual fee for the Keep Me Safe program - a counselling service available in all languages at any time of the day or night.
International  $234.60 Flat rate health insurance fee for international students in programs longer than 6 months. Health insurance may be charged as a variable rate for students who are registered in programs shorter than 6 months.

Other Fees

Residence Deposit $200.00  Refundable fee (Key & Damage Deposit)
Residence Application  $25.00 Non refundable fee 
Textbooks & Supplies Varies by program Please see fee section of each program webpage for current estimated costs.
New Student Photocopy Credit $5.00 (+ credit) New students receive a credit of $5.00 to use towards photocopying at any NWCC location.  
Photocopy - Black & White $.10 Per page; black & white copy
Photocopy - Colour $.40 Per page; colour copy
Official Transcripts $5.00 For each official transcript. May be ordered online or in-person at any college campus.
Prior Learning Assessment 50% of course tuition fees Credits granted by PLA are assessed at 50% of course tuition fees.
Audit 33% of tuition & program fees Students wishing to audit a course are required to pay 33% of tuition and program fees.
Senior Citizens Tuition-free enrolment Senior citizens (age 65 and over) are eligible for tuition-free enrolment in many NWCC courses. This exemption does not apply to any charges for materials, books or supplies that other students in the course are required to pay. Further information may be obtained at any NWCC campus location.