Trinity Western University

Undergraduate Tuition and Student Fees

Additional Fees, Enrollment Deposit, Security Deposit

Rates are reviewed annually and go into effect May 1st.

For information on Additional Fees, Enrolment Deposits and Security Deposits please follow the links.

Summer 2013, Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 Fees

Since the programs and policies of the University are under continual review, we reserve the right to change the fees and charges without notice.


Additional Fees

*all funds quoted in Canadian currency

Laboratory and Class Fees Visit the timetable (per course for consumable materials)

Applied Music Lessons

  • 12 half hour lessons $742
  • 12 one hour lessons $1484

Undergraduate Student Association Fees

  • Full-time student (12 or more sem. hrs.) $102
  • Part-time student (3.5 - 11 sem. hrs.) $55

Undergraduate Student Activity Fees

  • Full-time student (12 or more sem. hrs.) $67
  • Part-time student (3.5-11 sem. hrs.) $43

Parking Permit (September to April)

  • Commuter $350
  • Resident $382.50
  • Resident Underground (Robson) $490
  • Weekly Rate $25
  • Daily Rate $7.25

Health and Accident Insurance: approx. $900 per year, see TWU Wellness Centre



Confirmation of Registration Letters: $10 available online. Please allow 2 business days for processing.

International students requesting a Confirmation of Registration Letter must pay a minimum deposit of $1,000.00. This is a non-refundable deposit that will be applied to the student's tuition fees for the semester confirmed in the letter. After the letter is issued, the deposit will be forfeited if a student’s enrolment status changes from full-time to part-time, or if a student withdraws from the semester.

Transcripts $10 per transcript (includes free regular Canada Post/US Postal Service delivery). Transcripts requested for international delivery will be sent by courier. (Courier Fees: $12 within Canada, $17 to USA, $35 to International destinations)
• View an unofficial transcript or order a transcript online

Syllabi Request $5 per syllabus requested.

Letters of Permission  $25
This is a request to take courses at another institution and transfer them back to TWU. Maximum of 5 courses per institution per request.

Late Registration Fee $50 (This fee is applicable to all course registration after the first week of the semester.)

Late Graduation Application Fee $50

Late Payment Fee $50 (This fee is applicable for those students who do not make their payment on time. This fee is over and above the interest charged on overdue accounts.)

Interest Charge on Past Due Accounts If payment is not received on time, students will incur interest charges of 18% per annum calculated back to the first day of classes.

Returned Cheque $25 regardless of reason.

Enrolment Deposits

The following deposit(s) is required of new and re-enrolling students prior to accessing course registration through our Online Registration. The deposit will be credited towards tuition fees. Re-enrolling students are returning students who have not been in attendance at the University for one semester or more:

  • Commuter Deposit: $200
  • Resident Deposit: $400
  • Nursing Program Deposit: $500
  • 5th year Education Deposit: additional $200

Deposits are fully refundable if notice of cancellation of enrolment is received no later than June 1 for the Fall semester and November 1 for the Spring semester. After June 1/ November 1 the entire deposit will be forfeited if the student does not enroll for the deposited semester.

For information on how you can pay your Enrolment Deposits please see: Payment Methods. Enrolment Deposits should be paid by online banking, cheque, direct deposit, Canadian debit cards or bank wire.

Enrolment Deposits can be mailed to the address below:
Trinity Western University
Attn: Admissions Office

Canadian Mailing Address: 7600 Glover Road, Langley, BC V2Y 1Y1
US Mailing Address: PO Box 1409, Blaine, WA 98231

Security Deposit: $100

Security Deposit is a refundable deposit required of all students enrolled in 3.5 or more semester hours in a semester. The deposit will be used to cover damage or breakage in a student residence or academic lab and other areas of student indebtedness to the University including outstanding parking and library fines, etc. Should there be any charges against this deposit reinstatement to the full amount of $100.00 will be required by the beginning of the next semester at the University.

Refund of Security Deposit:

The deposit is refunded less any outstanding charges at the end of a student's studies at the University.

Security Deposit Refunds are processed once a year during the Summer months and will be mailed to the student's permanent home address. There are no cash refunds on Security Deposits.



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