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Academic Upgrading

Funding & Fees

An Investment in Your Future

Invest in yourself! Gain academic skills for life, further learning and work and enjoy college benefits and services.

Upgrading programs and courses are tuition-free for domestic students

For Canadian citizens and permanent residents, 0-level upgrading courses are tuition-free. The Adult Upgrading Grant (AUG) will continue to cover the cost of textbooks and student and registration fees for eligible students. Please talk to a Financial Aid Advisor for more information.

Tuition costs for International students.

Estimated tuition

Effective from September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020.

These fees are for Canadians and Permanent Residents of Canada (domestic students). See if your tuition and additional fees can be covered with an Adult Upgrading Grant (AUG).

International students pay tuition by semester instead of per course. Get the details.

Course Course Name Tuition Financial Aid
BIOL 090 Biology for Post-Secondary Preparation $0 Funding options
BIOL 102  Non-Majors Biology (Diversity) $423.90 Funding options
BIOL 103 Non-Majors General Biology $515.70 Funding options
Course Course Name Tuition Financial Aid
CHEM 070 College Prep Chemistry $0 Funding options
CHEM 090 College Prep Chemistry 2 $0 Funding options
CHEM 110 General College Chemistry 1 $423.90 Funding options
Course Course Name Tuition Financial Aid
COMP 030 Fundamental Computer Studies $0 Funding options
COMP 040 Intermediate Computer Studies $0 Funding options
Course Course Name Tuition Financial Aid
ELD 092 Provincial English Composition $0 Funding options
ELD 094 Provincial English Literature $0 Funding options
ELD 103 Preparatory Academic Writing $480.75 Funding options
ELD 104 Preparatory English Literature $480.75 Funding options
Course Course Name Tuition Financial Aid
ENGL 021 Fundamental English 1 $0 Funding options
ENGL 022 Fundamental English 2 $0 Funding options
ENGL 023 Fundamental English 3 $0 Funding options
ENGL 024 Fundamental English 4 $0 Funding options
ENGL 025 Fundamental English 5 $0 Funding options
ENGL 033 Fundamental English 6 $0 Funding options
ENGL 050 Intermediate English $0 Funding options
ENGL 057 Intermediate English/Professional Cook $0 Funding options
ENGL 058 Intermediate English/Trades $0 Funding options
ENGL 059 Intermediate English/HCA $0 Funding options
ENGL 092 Provincial English Composition $0 Funding options
ENGL 094 Provincial English Literature $0 Funding options
ENGL 096 Provincial Indigenous Literature TBD Funding options
ENGL 103 Preparatory Academic Writing $288.45 Funding options
ENGL 104 Preparatory English Literature $288.45 Funding options
ENGL 142 Academic & Professional English $384.60 Funding options
Course Course Name Tuition Financial Aid
MATH 021 Fundamental Mathematics 1 $0 Funding options
MATH 022 Fundamental Mathematics 2 $0 Funding options
MATH 023 Fundamental Mathematics 3 $0 Funding options
MATH 024 Fundamental Mathematics 4 $0 Funding options
MATH 025 Fundamental Mathematics 5 $0 Funding options
MATH 026 Fundamental Mathematics 6 $0 Funding options
MATH 037 Math for Professional Cook $0 Funding options
MATH 038 Fundamental Math for Trades $0 Funding options
MATH 052 Intermediate Mathematics 1 $0 Funding options
MATH 053 Intermediate Mathematics 2 $0 Funding options
MATH 057 Intermediate Math for Trades $0 Funding options
MATH 072 Advanced Mathematics 1 $0 Funding options
MATH 073 Advanced Mathematics 2 $0 Funding options
MATH 075 College Preparatory – Applications of Mathematics $0 Funding options
MATH 077 College Preparatory – Mathematics 1 $0 Funding options
MATH 097 College Preparatory – Mathematics 2 $0 Funding options
MATH 107 Applied Pre-Calculus $429.75 Funding options
MATH 115 Pre-Calculus $515.70 Funding options
Course Course Name Tuition Financial Aid
PHYS 070 College Preparatory Physics $0 Funding options
PHYS 101 Introduction to Physics $515.70 Funding options
PHYS 104 General College Physics 1 $423.90 Funding options

100-level upgrading courses College Preparatory

If you're taking College Preparatory courses at the 100-level, like ENGL 103, MATH 107, or PHYS 104 you may be eligible for part-time or full-time funding through StudentAid BC.

For more information, visit Financial Aid & Awards or talk to a Financial Aid advisor at financialaid@camosun.ca.

Additional financial assistance

Other forms of assistance may be available through provincial grants and agency sponsorships.

Fees

Total fees for courses and textbook costs will vary according to the number and level of courses you take. See individual course fees above.

Additional costs

Funding Available

Financial aid may be available to cover the cost of your textbooks and student and registration fees.

Applications for the non-repayable Adult Upgrading Grant are currently being accepted.

Call or visit Financial Aid & Awards for more information.

Are you a former youth in care?

The Provincial Tuition Waiver program aims to make post-secondary education more accessible for former youth in care by providing financial support for tuition and mandatory student fees. Learn more about eligibility and how to apply.

Awards for current students

Once you become a Camosun student, you may be eligible for awards.

The School of Access and Eyēʔ Sqȃ’lewen - Centre for Indigenous Education & Community Connections also offer awards annually.

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