Incidental Fees

    • In addition to course tuition, you are required to pay certain incidental fees.

      Incidental Fees 2017
      Term Enrollment $28.12 Charged by the University for enrollment
      Student Union Membership $40.92 flat plus $2.56 per credit to a maximum of $25.60 (total $66.52) Membership dues for the Student Union (Students attending classes in North Vancouver)
      $16.37 flat Membership dues for the Student Union (Students attending classes on the Sunshine Coast, Squamish, off-campus or online)
      Student Union Building Levy $4.00 per credit to a maximum of $60.00 Student Union Building Levy to provide a new student union building
      Student Union External Advocacy
      $0.33 per credit to a maximum of $4.95
      Student Union fees (applicable to all campuses)

      Student Union Clubs and Events
      $0.29 per credit to a maximum of $4.35
      Student Union fees (applicable to all campuses)

      Student Union Recreation and Intramurals
      $0.50 per credit to a maximum of $7.50
      Student Union fees (applicable to all campuses)
      Capilano Courier Membership* $1.30 per credit to a maximum of $17.33 Student Newspaper fee
      Student Services & Technology     Fee $12.48 per credit to a maximum of $98.84   
      Student Services and Technology fee (applicable to all campuses)
      U-Pass BC $164.00 per term (equal to $41.00 per month) Translink transit pass program
      CSU Health and Dental Plan** $234.04 per year (Sept-Aug) For more information, see http://www.csu.bc.ca/health/

      *The Capilano Courier Membership fee is not charged during the Summer term.

      **The CSU Health and Dental Plan is only charged in the Fall term each year.  Students who opt out between Aug 11-18, 2017 (by 4:00pm) and have their proof of coverage approved by Aug 18, 2017 will have the plan fee reversed from their student account by the tuition payment deadline. Students who complete an opt out between Aug 18 (after 4:00pm) - Sept. 18, 2017 will have the plan fee credited to their student account and will need to pay all the university fees, including the CSU health & dental plan fee by Aug 21, 2017.

      The U-Pass BC program is in effect at Capilano University. Purchase of the U-Pass is mandatory for all Capilano Students' Union members enrolled in 3 or more credits and attending classes within Metro Vancouver and the cost is automatically added to fees upon registration. The U-Pass charge is $164.00 per term (equal to $41.00 per month). Please be advised that students are responsible for the full U-Pass BC fee whether or not a pass has been linked to a Compass Card each month of the term. Students who have a balance owing on their CapU student account will be denied a U-Pass. For more information on the U-Pass BC Program, terms of use, exemption criteria, and answers to most frequently asked questions, please see U-Pass BC.