Tuition Quick Facts

Manitoba university education remains among Canada’s most affordable

WINNIPEG, MB – Media outlets may find the following Tuition Quick Facts useful.

Note: The Government of Manitoba reduced tuition fees by 10% below 1999 levels.  Tuition fees were then frozen. As a result:

  1. TUITION A STUDENT PAYS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF WINNIPEG (Full course load for one year):
    Arts, Education, Business $2,786.40 in 2000
    $2,786.40 in 2008
    Science $3,209.80 in 2000
    $3,209.80 in 2008
  1. MANITOBA ANNUAL CONSUMER PRICE INDEX
    yr CPI
    2000 2.5%
    2001 2.7%
    2002 1.5%
    2003 1.8%
    2004 2.0%
    2005 2.7%
    2006 2.0%
    2007 2.0%
  1. UNIVERSITY TUITIONS – COMPARISIONS (30 credit hours)
    Arts Science
    The University of Winnipeg $2,786.40 $3,209.80
    The University of Manitoba $3,000.00 $3,540.00
    University of Saskatchewan $4,380.00 $4,560.00
    University of Regina $4,410.00 $4,680.00
    University of Toronto $4,380.00 $4,380.00
    University of Alberta $5,100.00 $5,100.00
    University of British Columbia $4,170.00 $4,170.00

Sources: Government of Manitoba, University of Winnipeg, University of Manitoba.

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FOR MORE INFORMATION

Diane Poulin, Communications Officer, The University of Winnipeg

P: 204.988.7135, C: 204.782.3279 E: d.poulin@uwinnipeg.ca

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