Other Fees

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Other Fees

For fees including applications, insurance, fines, penalties, and other details for the current year, please see www.mcgill.ca/student-accounts/tuition-fees/non-tuition-charges.

Other Fees (rates as of 2016–2017)
International Student Health and Accident Plan (compulsory)
  • Single
  • $993
  • Dependent (one student with one dependent)
  • $3,048
  • Family (one student with two or more dependents)
  • $5,793
Application for Admission (students applying to the Winter 2017 term, except where indicated)
Undergraduate application fees
  • All undergraduate programs, excluding Medicine
  • $104.67
  • Medicine
  • $146.54
Other application fees
  • School of Continuing Studies
  • $81.93
  • Special Intensive Language Programs (SCS)
  • $81.93
  • Graduate Studies (admissions for Summer 2017) *
  • $107.39
  • Exchange
  • $150
  • Summer
  • $50
* All students making application to Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies are required to pay this fee, including those already registered at McGill. If a department or an applicant defers an admission within the following year, the application fee need not be paid again.
  • Undergraduate Admission appeals charge
  • $100
Late Registration
After the regular registration deadline (August 14):
  • All eligible returning and new students, except Special Students, graduate part-time students, Additional Session students, and Thesis Evaluation term students.
  • $125
  • Special Students, graduate part-time students, Additional Session students, and Thesis Evaluation term students.
  • $62.50
Late Course Change Fee
  • $50
Registration Cancellation Fee upon withdrawal (or if newly admitted students, the deposit)
  • $200
Rereading Examination Paper (refundable if the letter grade is increased)
  • $37.59
Supplemental Examinations, each written paper
  • $37.59
Duplicate ID Card
  • $25
Duplicate Diploma
  • $120 per copy
Duplicate Certification
  • $15 per copy
Records Changes After Registrar Deadlines (see Changes to Student Records after Normal Deadlines)
  • $50 per record change
Transcript Special Handling
  • $15
Transcript Requests from Former Students (if you have not been registered at McGill in the last 12 months)
  • $10 per transcript
Late Payment Fee (charged at the end of October for the Fall term, or at the end of February for the Winter term):
  • Balances between $100.01 and $300
  • Balances between $300.01 and $1,000
  • Balances greater than $1,000
  • $25
  • $50
  • $75
Interest on outstanding balances (rate determined in February, to be applicable on June 1, is 1.24% monthly or 14.88% annually)
Returned cheque or Pre-Authorized Debit payment**

** Please note that the $45 fee for returned cheques and pre-authorized debit payments is in addition to the value of the amount debited for the returned item in question. For transactions in Canadian dollars, the amount debited is the same as the amount paid. For transactions in other currencies, including pre-authorized debit payments in US dollars, accounts will be debited at the exchange rate charged by the bank to the University. This sometimes represents a significant difference from the amount originally paid, depending on the rate of exchange on the date of the return.

  • $45
Cheque Refund Charge:  
  • on balances less than $100
  • $10
  • on balances $100 and over
  • $20
Schulich School of Music fees:
  • Audition Fee
  • $64.43
  • Late Music Placement Examination Fee
  • $50
  • Late application fee for Music Performance examination (requires the permission of the Chair of the Department of Performance)
  • $50
  • Music Private Lessons Fee (MUIN, MUPG subject code courses)
  • $536.94
  • Music Suppl Private Lesson Fee: part-time or Special Student status, or 2nd instrument or voice, or in excess of quota; 1 hr/wk lessons
  • $843
  • Music Suppl Private Lesson Fee: part-time or Special Student status, or in excess of quota; 1.5 hr/wk lessons (Artist Diploma)
  • $1,261.81
  • Music Suppl Private Lesson Fee: part-time or Special Student status, or in excess of quota; Voice Coaching; 1 hr/wk lessons
  • $590.64
Reinstatement penalty
Programs, Courses and University Regulations—2016-2017 (last updated Jul. 15, 2016) (disclaimer)

Other Fees: Health Sciences

Other Fees: Health Sciences

Fees specific to Health Sciences students are listed in each Health Sciences faculty or school section:

under Undergraduate or Professional > Health Sciences: General Information > Fees: Health Sciences.

Programs, Courses and University Regulations—2016-2017 (last updated May. 19, 2015) (disclaimer)
Programs, Courses and University Regulations—2016-2017 (last updated Jul. 15, 2016) (disclaimer)