Important dates

  • Winter Term tuition fee payment deadline

  • Summer Term tuition fee payment deadline (classes starting in) May/Jun.

  • Summer Term tuition fee payment deadline (classes starting in) Jul./Aug.

Tuition and fees by area of study

Tuition and fees at UM vary by faculty and program of study. Some tuition rates and fees are charged by credit hour, while others are charged per term or year. Some programs include endowment fees and/or additional student organization fees. To calculate what you owe, you must consider both your home faculty and the faculties or programs through which you are taking courses, as well as other fees that may apply to you.

UM fees by category

The following fees apply to students regardless of the program of study.

General fees paid by most students

Fee type Who pays it Fee amount
Registration fee All students

$22.82 per Fall and Winter Term

$11.41 per Summer Term

Library fee All students

$22.82 per Fall and Winter Term

$11.41 per Summer Term

Student services fee All students

$22.82 per Fall and Winter Term

$11.41 per Summer Term

U-Pass fee Full-time students with UMSU or GSA membership $136.25 per Fall and Winter Term
UMSU health and dental insurance fee Most students (opt-out only available with proof of alternative coverage)

$345.00 per year

(Includes $175.00 for health and $170.00 for dental)

Sport and recreation fee All students
(excluding those with existing agreements precluding the payment of service fees to UM)

Fall and Winter Terms: 

$86.64 (full-time students)

$64.96 (part-time students)

Summer Term:

$64.96 (all students)

Late fees

Fall 2019
First late fee October 3, 2019 $50.00
Second late fee November 1, 2019

$50.00 on balances between $500.00 and $1000.00

$100.00 on balances over $1000.00

Winter 2020
First late fee February 5, 2020 $50.00
Second late fee March 1, 2020

$50.00 on balances between $500.00 and $1000.00

$100.00 on balances over $1000.00

Undergraduate student fees

Student organization fees

All students who are registered in an on-campus course are assessed a flat UMSU fee per Fall/Winter and Summer Term, regardless of course load. You may be assessed an additional per-credit-hour or per-term fee based on the academic unit in which you are enrolled.
Details on student organization fees for undergraduate students can be found at UMSU Finances.

Fall and Winter Term $115.17
Summer Term $5.12

Technology service fee

Technology service fee is calculated at a rate of $6.51 per credit hour to a maximum amount of $97.73 in each term.

Full time students $97.73 per Fall and Winter Term
Part time students $48.86 per Fall and Winter Term

Distance and online education surcharge

Distance and online education students pay a surcharge of $20.49 per credit hour.

Graduate student fees

Graduate student organization fees

All registered graduate students are assessed a flat Graduate Student Association fee of $86.82 per Fall/Winter Term, and $5.00 per Summer Term.

Continuing fee

A graduate student whose program of study extends beyond their program length is required to register in each succeeding year, and is charged the continuing fee.  The continuing fee is assessed at the rate in effect at the time of the assessment.

2019-20 continuing fee: $414.52 per Fall and Winter Term.

Technology service fee

Full time students $97.73 per Fall and Winter Term
Part time students $48.86 per Fall and Winter Term


Laboratory fees

The University of Manitoba assesses an additional fee for all course sections that include a laboratory component, based on the type of lab used; these fees are refundable only until the revision deadline for the applicable course.

Wet/bench labs and language labs
Up to 5 credit hours $39.26
6–8 credit hours $78.52
9+ credit hours $117.78
Dry/tutorial labs
Up to 5 credit hours $32.68
6–8 credit hours $65.36
9+ credit hours $98.04

You may view the lab fees attached to a specific course section in the Class Schedule – Detailed Class Information. To view Detailed Class Information in Class Schedule click on the Course Title-CRN-Section Number link. If a Lab Fee has been applied it will appear under the heading: Base Fees (other charges may apply)

St. John's College or St. Paul's College membership fee

St. John's College membership fee:
$5 flat fee per term (less than 9 credit hours)
$10 flat fee per term (9 credit hours or more)

St. Paul's College:
Membership fee: $7 flat fee per term
Endowment fee: $12 flat fee per term

Manitoba International Health Insurance Plan (MISHP)

All University of Manitoba International Students are enrolled in the Manitoba International Students Health Plan (MISHP). This plan provides primary health care benefits equivalent to Manitoba Health.  Enrolment in MISHP is mandatory for international students. You may request to opt out if you are covered by Manitoba Health or if you are already covered by MISHP through another Manitoba institution. Opt outs are managed by the administrator: visit

For undergraduate, graduate, and English Language Centre program students:

Fall 2019  $288.00 For coverage from Sept. 1 – Dec. 31, 2019
Winter 2020 $576.00 For coverage from Jan. 1 – Aug. 31, 2020
Summer 2020 $288.00 Assessed to newly admitted students (those not enrolled in the Winter Term) for coverage from May 1 – Aug. 31, 2020
Extended Education Certificate Programs  $864.00 Assessed for 12 months coverage at the beginning of the first term of registration


Please note

  • You will not be sent a fee statement in the mail.
  • You are responsible for being aware of your fee balance and making payment prior to the deadline.
  • Your personal fee assessment is available through your Aurora account.
  • You are financially and academically responsible for all courses in which you are registered after the revision deadline.

Failure to pay for or withdraw from your courses will result in:

  • Being placed on hold.
  • Being de-registered from future term courses, excluding spanned courses.
  • Having a grade assigned in all courses in which you are registered at the end of the term.
  • Being sent to collections for fees owing, after continued non-payment.

Disclaimer: Fees are approved annually by the University of Manitoba Board of Governors. In the event of a discrepancy between the fee rates approved by the Board and those published on this website, the fee rates approved by the Board will prevail. Students will be notified of any corrections that result in a re-assessment of their student account.

Contact the Registrar's Office

400 UMSU University Centre
University of Manitoba (Fort Garry campus)
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2

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