Tuition Deposits and Fee Due Dates

Niagara College Tuition Fee Payment – 2017-2018

In 2015-2016 the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development . This new framework has some impacts on billing and payments for new and returning domestic students, and differentiates the process slightly between students receiving assistance from OSAP and those who are not.

Tuition Deposit

All new and returning domestic students are required to commit a $500.00 non-refundable deposit once per academic year towards their program tuition fees in order to reserve their seat in their program. This amount is applied directly against your tuition fees for the year. There are no service charges included in this amount.

* Students who started their academic year in the Spring 2017 term will follow the 2017-18 September 2017 Tuition and fees due dates.

Tuition and Fee Due Dates

The balance of tuition and fees due date is different if you are a student receiving assistance through the Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) or a student without OSAP assistance. Refer to the tables below.

September 2017 Start
Fall Term
Tuition/Fees Due Date for First Year (Level 01) Students Due Date for Returning Students
$500.00 Deposit (required) June 15, 2017 July 24, 2017
Balance of 2017 Fall Term Fees due for Students without OSAP funding August 28, 2017 August 28, 2017
Balance of 2017 Fall Term Fees due for Students receiving OSAP funding September 18, 2017 September 18, 2017
Winter Term
Tuition/Fees Due Date
Tuition & Fees due for Students without OSAP funding December 15, 2017
Tuition & Fees due for Students receiving OSAP funding January 8, 2018

October 2017 Start

Applies to the following programs only.

  • Professional Golf Management (Levels 04 & 07)
  • Hospitality Management – Hotel & Restaurant (Level 04); BAB-Hospitality Operations Management (Levels 06 & 09)
  • Culinary Management – Level 04: Culinary Management – Apprenticeship (Co-op) – (Level 04)
  • Tourism Management – Business Development Co-op (Level 04)
Fall Term
Tuition/Fees Due Date for Returning Students
$500.00 Deposit (required) July 24, 2017
Balance of 2017 Fall Term Fees due for Students without OSAP funding September 19, 2017
Balance of 2017 Fall Term Fees due for Students receiving OSAP funding October 20, 2017

January 2018 Start
Winter Term
Tuition/Fees Due Date for First Year (Level 01) Students
$500.00 Deposit (required) November 27, 2017
Balance of 2018 Winter Fees due for Students Returning from 2017 Fall Term Co-op December 15, 2017
Balance of 2018 Winter Term Fees due for Students without OSAP funding January 8, 2018
Balance of 2018 Winter Term Fees due for Students receiving OSAP funding January 11, 2018
Spring Term
Tuition/Fees Due Date
Tuition & Fees due for Students without OSAP funding April 9, 2018
Tuition & Fees due for Students receiving OSAP funding May 14, 2018

May 2018 Start
Spring Term
Tuition/Fees Due Date for First Year (Level 01) Students
$500.00 Deposit (required) April 2, 2018
Balance of 2018 Spring Term Fees due for Students without OSAP funding May 7, 2018
Balance of 2018 Spring Term Fees due for Students receiving OSAP funding May 14, 2018
Important Notes:
  • For new students confirming after the tuition deposit due date, the $500.00 non-refundable tuition deposit is due immediately.
  • If the remaining balance of fees is not paid by the balance of fees due date, a $150.00 late charge will apply.

Fees Due Dates – International

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