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We understand that financial issues can impact directly on your studies; therefore, financial planning is an important part of assuring academic success at University.  We can provide you with the information and support that you need.

Scholarships

When you apply for admission to NSCAD by the early deadline of March 1, you are automatically considered for Entrance Scholarships. The current range of individual entrance scholarships is $500 to $6000 and some awards are renewable for each of four years of study, making our top award approximately $25000! After each year of study at NSCAD, more scholarships will be available for application by qualified students.

The university awards about $100,000 annually to students, with more than 90 internal scholarships and bursaries available per academic year. External funding can also top $100,000 per year, with outside scholarships such as the Harrison McCain Scholarships in memory of Marion McCain, the Canada Graduate Awards, and other financial aid options.

Office of Financial Services

4th Floor
5163 Duke Street
NSCAD University
Halifax, NS  B3J 3J6
9:30 am – 4 pm, Monday – Friday

Contact us:

Phone: (902) 494-8222
Fax: (902) 429-4925
studentaccounts@nscad.ca

If you apply for undergraduate studies for the March 1st deadline you are automatically entered into all scholarships offered at NSCAD.

Winter 2017 Tuition & Fees. Undergraduate, Domestic Nova Scotia Residents

# Credits Semester Tuition Technology
Renewal Fee
Facility
Renewal Fee
Union Fee Nova Scotia
Bursary Reduction
U-Pass* Health** Insurance Total
3  $843.00 $9.00 $15.00 $39.45 $128.31 $0.00 $0.00 $778.14
6  $1,686.00 $18.00 $15.00 $39.45 $256.62 $0.00 $0.00 $1,501.83
9  $2,529.00 $27.00 $45.00 $78.91 $384.93 $76.85 $172.40 $2,544.23
12  $3,372.00 $36.00 $45.00 $78.91 $513.24 $76.85 $172.40 $3,267.92
15  $3,934.00 $45.00 $45.00 $78.91 $641.52 $76.85 $172.40 $3,710.64
18  $4,496.00 $54.00 $45.00 $78.91 $641.52 $76.85 $172.40 $4,281.64

Winter 2017 Tuition & Fees. Undergraduate, Domestic Out of Province

# Credits Semester Tuition Technology
Renewal Fee
Facility
Renewal Fee
Union Fee Nova Scotia
Bursary Reduction
U-Pass* Health** Insurance Total
3  $843.00 $9.00 $15.00 $39.45 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $906.45
6  $1,686.00 $18.00 $15.00 $39.45 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $1,758.45
9  $2,529.00 $27.00 $45.00 $78.91 $0.00 $76.85 $172.40 $2,929.16
12  $3,372.00 $36.00 $45.00 $78.91 $0.00 $76.85 $172.40 $3,781.16
15  $3,3934.00 $45.00 $45.00 $78.91 $0.00 $76.85 $172.40 $4,852.16
18  $4,496.00 $54.00 $45.00 $78.91 $0.00 $76.85 $172.40 $4,923.16

Winter 2017 Tuition & Fees. Undergraduate, International Students

# Credits Semester Tuition Technology
Renewal Fee
Facility
Renewal Fee
Union Fee Nova Scotia
Bursary Reduction
U-Pass* Health** Insurance Total
3  $1,863.00 $9.00 $15.00 $39.45 $0.00 $0.00 $472.00 $2,398.45
6  $3,726.00 $18.00 $15.00 $39.45 $0.00 $0.00 $472.00 $4,270.45
9  $5,589.00 $27.00 $45.00 $78.91 $0.00 $76.85 $472.00 $6,288.76
12  $7,452.00 $36.00 $45.00 $78.91 $0.00 $76.85 $472.00 $8,160.76
15  $8,694.00 $45.00 $45.00 $78.91 $0.00 $76.85 $472.00 $9,411.76
18  $9,936.00 $54.00 $45.00 $78.91 $0.00 $76.85 $472.00 $10,662.76

Winter 2017 Tuition & Fees. Graduate, Domestic Nova Scotia Residents

# Credits Semester Tuition Technology
Renewal Fee
Facility
Renewal Fee
Union Fee Nova Scotia
Bursary Reduction
U-Pass* Health** Insurance Total
3  $849.00 $9.00 $15.00 $39.45 $128.31 $0.00 $0.00 $784.14
6  $1,698.00 $18.00 $15.00 $39.45 $256.62 $0.00 $0.00 $1,513.83
9  $2,547.00 $27.00 $45.00 $78.91 $384.93 $76.85 $172.40 $2.562.23
12  $3,396.00 $36.00 $45.00 $78.91 $513.24 $76.85 $172.40 $3,291.92
15  $4.245.00 $45.00 $45.00 $78.91 $641.52 $76.85 $172.40 $4,021.64
18  $5,094.00 $54.00 $45.00 $78.91 $641.52 $76.85 $172.40 $4,879.64

Winter 2017 Tuition & Fees. Graduate, Domestic Out of Province

# Credits Semester Tuition Technology
Renewal Fee
Facility
Renewal Fee
Union Fee Nova Scotia
Bursary Reduction
U-Pass* Health** Insurance Total
3  $849.00 $9.00 $15.00 $39.45 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $912.45
6  $1,698.00 $18.00 $15.00 $39.45 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $1,770.45
9  $2,547.00 $27.00 $45.00 $78.91 $0.00 $76.85 $172.40 $2,947.16
12  $3,396.00 $36.00 $45.00 $78.91 $0.00 $76.85 $172.40 $3,805.16
15  $4,245.00 $45.00 $45.00 $78.91 $0.00 $76.85 $172.40 $4,663.16
18  $5,094.00 $54.00 $45.00 $78.91 $0.00 $76.85 $172.40 $5,521.16

Winter 2017 Tuition & Fees. Graduate, International Students

# Credits Semester Tuition Technology
Renewal Fee
Facility
Renewal Fee
Union Fee Nova Scotia
Bursary Reduction
U-Pass* Health** Insurance Total
3  $1,878.00 $9.00 $15.00 $39.45 $0.00 $0.00 $472.00 $2,413.45
6  $3,756.00 $18.00 $15.00 $39.45 $0.00 $0.00 $472.00 $4,300.45
9  $5,634.00 $27.00 $45.00 $78.91 $0.00 $76.85 $472.00 $6,333.76
12  $7,512.00 $36.00 $45.00 $78.91 $0.00 $76.85 $472.00 $8,220.76
15  $9,390.00 $45.00 $45.00 $78.91 $0.00 $76.85 $472.00 $10,107.76
18  $11,268.00 $54.00 $45.00 $78.91 $0.00 $76.85 $472.00 $11,994.76

2017/2018 Post Baccalaureate Certificate Tuition & Fees.

# Credits Semester Tuition Technology
Renewal Fee
Facility
Renewal Fee
Union Fee Nova Scotia
Bursary Reduction
U-Pass* Health** Insurance Total
Full Academic Year  $18,208.00 $45.00 $45.00 $78.91 $0.00 $153.70 $650.00 $19,180.61

* U-PASS – COMPULSORY – All full time students
** HEALTH – COMPULSORY – All Full time students must pay the health plan. Refer to SUNSCAD for opt out options.
*** MFA / MDES – Students who extend their program over an additional research semester are charged the Activation Fee
Please see our website on the determination of Nova Scotia vs. Out of Province Residents
NOTE — Some classes have a material fee that is not shown in example above

With comparable tuition fees and a great many scholarships that you are considered for, NSCAD is an excellent first choice University.

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