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Other Fees

The following fees are effective from September 1, 2016. Fees are subject to change without notice. 

Application Fees

Application Fee Domestic $ 40.00 Non-refundable.
  International $ 120.00 Non-refundable

Admission Fees

Document Evaluation Canadian - inside BC No charge  
  Canadian - outside BC $ 25.00 Non-refundable
  International $ 50.00 Non-refundable
Confirmation Deposit Domestic - Open-intake Programs $ 250.00 Non-refundable
  Domestic - Limited-intake Programs $ 500.00 Non-refundable
  International - Open-intake Programs $ 1000.00 Non-refundable
  International - Limited-intake Programs $ 1500.00 Non-refundable

Payment Fees

Outstanding Fees Penalty 5% of account balance (min. $10.00) assessed monthly. Varies Assessed for a fee payment which is made after the payment deadline.
Returned Cheque Fee   $ 40.00 Non-refundable
Duplicate T2202A Tax Form Fee   No charge if accessed online T2202A Tax Forms can be viewed and a duplicate copy printed from Online Self-Service.

Program Completion Fees

Graduation Credential Original No charge  
  Replacement $ 25.00 Non-refundable
Convocation Ceremony   No charge  
Transcripts Official copies $ 10.00
$ 28.00 rush
(GST included)
Rush pickup within 24 hours, Monday to Friday only. Available at the Surrey, Richmond, Langley and KPU Tech campuses.
  Certified legal copies $10.50  
Record request Unofficial file copy of a
student's record (or portion)
$ 0.50 / page Non-refundable. Allow five business days for processing.  Note transcripts from other institutions are not included.
Certified Copies of Academic Records for Legal Purposes Includes an official transcript $ 105.00 (GST included)  

Exam and Grade Fees

External Invigilation Charge $ 50.00 Per exam. Non-refundable.
Grade Appeal Fee $ 25.00 Refundable if appeal granted.
Supplemental Examination $ 15.00 Per exam. Non-refundable.

Miscellaneous Fees

Confirmation of Enrolment Standard issue No charge Available at SES while you wait. Does not include completion of external forms.
  Special Purpose $ 20.00 Ordered at SES. Allow up to 5 days for processing.
Student ID/Library Card  Replacement $ 5.00 Non-refundable.
Book Deposit/ Equipment Fee/ Material Fee   Variable Paid at the time of registration.
Upgrading, Training and Professional Determined by faculty Variable See individual programs for information

Testing & Assessment Fees

Test Fees
Accuplacer ELST $ 35.00
ACP English Assessment No fee
ACP Math Assessment No fee
Health Unit Coordinator/HCAP $ 25.00
English Placement Test (EPT) $ 35.00
Invigilations (3 hours) $ 50.00 for 3 hours / a $10.00 surcharge will apply for each additional hour or portion thereof.
KIST $ 35.00
Math Placement Test (MPT) $ 25.00
RESP test $ 50.00
RESP (Product Knowledge) Rewrite only $ 10.00
Typing Test $ 25.00
Vocational (Trades) Test - English $ 25.00
Vocational (Trades) Test - Math $ 25.00

The Language Proficiency Index (LPI) is administered on behalf of the University of British Columbia. Students wishing to write the LPI must register and pay through UBC at

Last Updated: 16-Jun-2016

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