Tuition and fees by area of study

UM fees by category

The following fees apply to students regardless of the program of study.

General fees paid by most students

2020 - 2021 Rates

Fee type Who pays it Fee amount
Registration fee All students

$23.68 per Fall and Winter Term

$11.84 per Summer Term

Library fee All students

$23.68 per Fall and Winter Term

$11.84 per Summer Term

Student services fee All students

$23.68 per Fall and Winter Term

$11.84 per Summer Term

U-Pass fee Full-time students with UMSU or GSA membership

$0 Fall Term (cancelled)
$0 Winter Term (cancelled)

UMSU health and dental insurance fee Most students (students with UMSU or GSA membership and minimum 6 credit hours or FT status in Fall Term)


Sport and recreation fee All students
(excluding those with existing agreements precluding the payment of service fees to UM)

Fall Term Reduced Rate:
$62.92 (full-time students)
$47.18 (part-time students)

Winter Term Reduced Rate:
$62.92 (full-time students)
$47.18 (part-time students)

Summer Term:
$67.40 (all students)

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the University of Manitoba will be reducing the rate of the Sport and Recreation fee for the Fall Term 2020 and Winter Term 2021

Late fees

Fee Payment Deadlines are the last day to PAY your fees without penalty. After the published deadline, accounts with an outstanding balance for the term will be assessed late fees. 

See Financial Services page for Fee Payment Deadlines and Late Fee Dates.  

First late fee $50.00
Second late fee

$50.00 on balances between $500.00 and $1000.00

$100.00 on balances over $1000.00

Laboratory fees

The University of Manitoba assesses an additional fee for courses that include a laboratory/tutorial component, based on the extra costs of delivering the lab; these fees are refundable only until the revision deadline for the applicable course.

A new Lab Fee structure is in effect beginning Fall 2020/Winter 2021 
2020 - 2021 Rates
Lab Fee Category I $35.00
Lab Fee Category II $60.00
Lab Fee Category III $85.00
Lab Fee Category IV Variable*

*Any courses requiring Lab Fee Category IV will be approved on a case by case basis.  There are no courses approved for the 2020/2021 academic year.

You may view the lab fees attached to a specific course section in the Class Schedule – Detailed Class Information. To view Detailed Class Information in Class Schedule click on the Course Title-CRN-Section Number link. If a Lab Fee has been applied it will appear under the heading: Base Fees (other charges may apply)

St. John's College or St. Paul's College membership fee

St. John's College membership fee:
$5 flat fee per term (less than 9 credit hours)
$10 flat fee per term (9 credit hours or more)

St. Paul's College:
Membership fee: $7 flat fee per term
Endowment fee: $12 flat fee per term

Manitoba International Health Insurance Plan (MISHP)

All University of Manitoba International Students are enrolled in the Manitoba International Students Health Plan (MISHP). This plan provides primary health care benefits equivalent to Manitoba Health.  Enrolment in MISHP is mandatory for international students. You may request to opt out if you are covered by Manitoba Health or if you are already covered by MISHP through another Manitoba institution. Opt outs are managed by the administrator: visit

For undergraduate, graduate, and English Language Centre program students:

2020 - 2021 Rates

Fall $332 For coverage from Sept. 1 – Dec. 31
Winter $664 For coverage from Jan. 1 – Aug. 31
Summer $332 Assessed to students admitted in Summer Term for coverage from May 1 - Aug 31
Extended Education Certificate Programs  $996 Assessed for 12 months coverage at the beginning of the first term of registration


Please note

  • You will not be sent a fee statement in the mail.
  • You are responsible for being aware of your fee balance and making payment prior to the deadline.
  • Your personal fee assessment is available through your Aurora account.
  • You are financially and academically responsible for all courses in which you are registered after the revision deadline.

Failure to pay for or withdraw from your courses will result in:

  • Being placed on hold.
  • Being de-registered from future term courses, excluding spanned courses.
  • Having a grade assigned in all courses in which you are registered at the end of the term.
  • Being sent to collections for fees owing, after continued non-payment.

Provisionally registered students

Students whose registration is cancelled after being allowed to register provisionally pending receipt of documentation or clarification of their academic status may be responsible for academic fees for the period during which they were provisionally registered.

Age exemption

Academic fees will be waived for Canadian citizens or permanent residents who reach age 65 by the end of the revision period for the Fall, Winter and Summer terms, provided they have been admitted and are eligible for registration. Proof of age and citizenship status is required. Field trip fees are not exempt.

Disclaimer: Fees are approved annually by the University of Manitoba Board of Governors. In the event of a discrepancy between the fee rates approved by the Board and those published on this website, the fee rates approved by the Board will prevail. Students will be notified of any corrections that result in a re-assessment of their student account.

Contact the Registrar's Office

Following information and advice about COVID-19, the Registrar's Office is currently closed to the public and is offering services online only. 

400 UMSU University Centre
University of Manitoba (Fort Garry campus)
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2

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