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Program Fees

Should the mode of delivery be moved to an online format, fees will be charged in accordance with the Faculty of Arts and Science tuition rates. You can find those fees on the Office of the University Registrar Website.

Program NameProgram YearProgram LevelSemester offeredNumber of UnitsCost (CAD)
First Year Program 2022-2023 First Year Fall and Winter 10 courses / 30.0 units $43,716
Fall General Program 2022 Upper Year Fall 5 courses / 15.0 units $21,858
Winter General Program 2022 Upper Year Winter 5 courses / 15.0 units $21,858
Specialized Program in International Law and Politics 2022 Upper Year Winter POLS 398/9.0 plus 2 electives $21,858
Field School in Medieval Performance Studies 2022 Upper Year Summer 2 courses/ 6.0 units $3,609
Castle Summer+ 2022 Upper Year Summer Take 1 to 3 courses / 3.0 to 9.0 units. $11,460*
Interdisciplinary Studies in Global Health and Disability 2022 Upper Year Summer Take 1 to 3 courses / 3.0 to 9.0 units. $12,683*
Field School in Archaeology 2022 Upper Year Summer Take 1 x 6.0 unit intensive Archaeology Field Study course $7,800
International Law Programs 2022 Graduate Summer 3 courses / 9.0 units $14,973
Health Sciences 2022 Upper Year Fall 5 courses / 15.0 units $21,858
* Pending approval Mid-May 2022. NB: All program fees are based on the 2021/2022 academic year and may be subject to change for the 2022/2023 academic year.


Included in Your Program Fee while on campus:

The BISC offers all-inclusive program fees designed to help show you exactly what you will get during your study abroad experience.


  • Tuition
  • Guaranteed small class sizes
  • Field studies trips: transportation, entrance fees and packed lunch
  • Multi-day mid-term trip, inc. accommodation and breakfast
  • Academic advising
  • Skills development sessions

Room and Board

  • Guaranteed room in residence (2 students per room by default)
  • Housekeeping services
  • Full meal plan on campus
  • WiFi and Ethernet internet access

Campus Services

  • Mental and physical health services
  • Access to on-site library
  • Fully equipped gym
  • Outdoor tennis court

Pre-departure, Arrivals, and Orientation Services

  • Online pre-departure cultural and safety orientation
  • Pre-departure briefing with BISC staff
  • Opportunties to connect with other students before departure
  • Arrival/departure transfers to and from Heathrow airport on designated dates
  • Site and program orientation upon arrival
  • Local area orientation day trip
  • London orientation day trip (Fall/Winter)

Safety and Support

  • Enrolment in Queen's Emergency Support Program
  • Staff on-call 24-hours
  • 24-hour security

Cultural Experiences, Transportation, and Shopping

  • Cultural trips to national places of interest (e.g., Stonehenge)
  • Free transportation to places of interest in the local area (e.g., Charleston – home of The Bloomsbury Group)
  • Frequent shopping trips to nearby towns

Social Events and Activities

  • Guest lectures
  • Social events (e.g., trivia nights)
  • Sports
  • Choir
  • Clubs (Fall/Winter only)
  • Student Government (Fall/Winter only)

Financial Assistance

Financial assistance in the form of bursaries and awards is available for both First Year and Upper Year programs at the BISC.
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Airfare to/from the UK

Please see arrivals for more information. Sign up to airlines' newsletters for information about seat sales. You may be able to use Aeroplan points or Airmiles to pay for flights.


Some students may require a visa. Check to see if you need one!
Costs as of May 2019:
- Tier 4 visa: £348
- Short-term visa: £97
- Schengen visa from UK: £51

Health Insurance

All students must have up to date supplemental health insurance. Prices vary, depending on your requirements. See our website for more details.

Personal items and Schools Supplies

All core textbooks are available in the library, and many readings are available online, so you will need to buy few textbooks. See our budgeting page to help you plan ahead for personal expenses (e.g., toiletries) and laundry.

The 2020-21 fees are payable according to a yet-to-be-confirmed schedule. For more information on fees and the payment schedule, please visit the Office of University Registrar's site.

Information about payment methods is also available on the Office of the University Registrar's site.

  • All fees are in Canadian dollars
  • We are a charity institution, and we endeavour to keep tuition and residence fees as low as is commensurate with retaining the quality of our programs. Our fees will incorporate increase in tuition approved by the province of Ontario.

Bader College (Queen’s University, Canada) is committed to creating a safe and inclusive environment that is fair, positive, and supportive for all members of our community.
We strive to ensure all members’ views are valued and shared in a secure environment through a commitment to upholding equity*, diversity**, inclusion***, and advancing indigenous initiatives.
Bader College supports the fair treatment and opportunity for all by asserting the importance of non-discriminatory treatment either directly or indirectly on the ground of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.   

*Equity: Substantive fairness for everyone thereby ensuring that members of equity-seeking groups are able to achieve full participation in the university (ader College). 

**Diversity: The representation of the population with respect to designated groups. 

***Inclusion: The climate and acceptance of differences that comes with diversity i.e. different ways of living and working. 

Land acknowledgement: Queen’s University, Canada is situated on Anishinaabe and Haudenosaunee Territory.

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