Registration and Fees

Application Fees

The fee for processing an international student application is $100 CAD  This fee must be paid at the time of application and is a non-refundable fee. Students may pay the application fee:

Tuition Deposit

A non-refundable deposit of  $ 500.00 CAD is required to hold your seat in your program and will open your registration for your classes. This deposit will be applied to your tuition fees and is payable by the date noted in your letter of admission. The balance of tuition and student fees are payable before classes start. Students may pay the Tuition Deposit by:

  • Cash or cheque in person
  • Flywire  (International payment methods only, including international credit cards)
  • Credit Card (Canadian only) myOkanagan under the Student Tab/ Online Payment (Secure Page)
  • If you would like more information about paying your tuition fees see payment options.

  • Tuition Fees

    International student tuition fees vary from program to program. To find out the estimated costs for your academic program please visit the Annual Date Schedule & Tuition Fees 2017

    You are expected to have enough money to cover the costs of your tuition, accommodation and living expenses while in Canada ($19,000 to $24,000 CAD per year including tuition).

    Please contact an Education Advisor for specific costs for your academic program. For programs with courses that start at the beginning of a semester, your account must be paid in full by the fee payment deadline. If you add or change courses after the fee payment deadline additional fees may be charged to your account.

    Other Fees

    Please note that you may have to pay additional fees including student residence or homestay fees, student association fees and medical insurance fees. To find out more about tuition costs please contact the International Education Office: inted@okanagan.bc.ca or call 1-250-862-5443.


    Student Fees and Development and Technology Fees

    All Okanagan College students are required to pay student fees each semester. These fees include student activity fees (about $30), development and technology fees (about $264), and student union fees ($60)

    For programs with courses that start at the beginning of a semester, your account must be paid in full by the fee payment deadline.If you add or change courses after the fee payment deadline additional fees may be charged to your account.

     How to Apply for OC