Student Fees

StudentFees 

 

Health Plan

$107.66
Applies to full and part-time students.
Charged annually in the fall term providing coverage for one year from September 1 to August 31. Opt-out available with proof of alternate coverage.

 

Dental Plan

$101.05

Applies to full and part-time students.
Charged annually in the fall term providing coverage for one year from September 1 to August 31. Opt-out available with proof of alternate coverage.

 

Laurier Student Public Interest Research Group [Waterloo]

$5.23 per term

Funds the creation of a fully functional Public Interest Research Group (LSPIRG) which seeks to engage students in the provision of resources, community, collaboration, research and education.
Opt-out available within the first 2 weeks of each term.
Applies to Waterloo campus students only
Not levied by the Wilfrid Laurier University Students’ Union

 

Prism - SBE Computer Contribution

$65.00 per term

Designed to increase computer facilities for students in the School of Business and Economics.
Opt-out available through the PRISM Help Desk by the end of the second week of the applicable term.
Applies to full-time SBE students
Not levied by the Wilfrid Laurier University Students’ Union

 

Comprehensive Student Services Fee

$32.86 per 0.5 credit 

This fee is an agreement in which students contribute 50% of the cost of Student Services on campus and in turn receive 50% control in voting on all major items relating to it. Services covered by this fee include:

  • Office of the Assistant Vice-President: Student Services
  • Office of the Dean of Students
  • Student Awards
  • Health, Counseling and Career Services
  • Athletics and Recreation
  • International Student Advisor
  • Special Needs Students
  • Chaplains Discover Laurier
  • Off-Campus Housing

 

Student Administrative Council Fee

$32.20 per term

Provides support to the operation of the Students’ Union, including student representation, services and programs.
Applies to full and part-time students.

 

Student Publication Fee

$10.49 per term

Covers all operating costs for Wilfrid Laurier Unviersity Student Publications (WLUSP)
Not levied by the Wilfrid Laurier University Students’ Union

 

Students' Union Building Fee [Waterloo]

$27.64 per term

Supports the cost of operating and maintaining the Fred Nichols Campus Centre.
Applies to Waterloo campus students only.

 

Student Center Building Fee [Brantford]

$42.24 per term

Supports the cost of operating and maintaining the Student Centre.
Applies to Brantford campus students only.

 

Enhancement of Student Life Levy [Waterloo]

$8.36 per 0.5 credit

This fee represents a contribution from the undergraduate student body to the University’s capital campaign. Past contributions from this fund have gone toward Trellis Library Search Engine, IT improvements, the creation of Alumni Field and renovation to the Fred Nichols Campus Centre.
Applies to Waterloo campus students only.

 

Copyright Agreement Fee

$10.40 per term

Grants Laurier the right to reproduce copyright works for the purposes of education, research and higher learning.
Applies to full and part-time students.

 

Pool Improvement Fee [Waterloo]

$10.00 per term

The fee is collected by the Students’ Union, then transferred to the University in order to finance vital long-term repairs to the pool. The fee will be levied for a period of 5 years, ending 2014.
Applies to Waterloo campus students only.

 

Sustainability Fee

$5.00 per term

Funds the operation of the Laurier Sustainability Office. The fee is collected by the Students’ Union, then distributed to the University.

 

Food Service Facility Fee [Brantford]

$15.00 per term

This fee will pay for the construction of the Brantford Dining Services Facility.
Applies to Brantford campus students only.

 

Athletic Complex Fee [Brantford]

$8.00 per 0.5 credit to a maximum of $40 per term

This fee supports the creation of the Laurier Brantford / YMCA Athletic Complex.
Applies to Brantford campus students only.

 

Faculty Based Fee

School of Business & Economics students: $21.25 per term
All other students: $15.00 per term
This fee supports faculty based clubs, providing additional resources to support student learning.

 

Laurier Brantford Program Fee

$38.30 per term

Includes Journalism Guild Fee, Criminology Fee, Leadership Program Fee.
These fees are not levied by the Students’ Union and serve as a substitute to the Faculty Based fee (see above).
Applies to Brantford campus students within these programs only.

 

Music Accompaniment Fee

Fee varies based on number of courses selected and the type of accompaniment and number of hours required for the course.
Applies to students within this program only.

 

Bus Pass [Waterloo]

$72.73 per term

Provides unlimited travel on Grand River Transit for current term. Terms run from September 1 - December 31 (Fall), January 1 - April 30 (Winter), and May 1 - August 31 (Summer).
Applies to Waterloo campus full-time (2.0 or more credits per term) students only.

 

Bus Pass [Brantford]

$45.59 per term

Provides unlimited travel on Branford Transit for current term. Terms run from September 1 - December 31 (Fall), January 1 - April 30 (Winter), and May 1 - August 31 (Summer).
Applies to Brantford campus full-time (2.0 or more credits per term) students only.