Fees and other costs

Fees that apply to exchange students

As an exchange student, you are not required to pay any application, auxiliary, or tuition fees.  However, other fees may apply, including:

  • Textbooks: $500.00 (estimated)
  • Medical insurance: $70.00 per month ($280.00 for 4 months)
  • Airport reception (optional): $160.00 per person (check UFV Pre-arrival handbook for other transportation options)

Other costs

When you budget for your trip, consider these costs:

  • Tuition at your home institution, if applicable
  • Airfare
  • Accommodations (View UFV housing guide for rental prices in Abbotsford)
  • Visa applications
  • Passport renewal
  • Living expenses
  • Trips and tours you may want to plan while in Canada