uSask increases tuition by an average of 2.5%

January 15, 2016

For the next academic year, tuition at the University of Saskatchewan will rise by an average of 2.5%; the increase was approved by the board of governors in December. Tuition in the College of Arts and Science, the largest college, will rise by an average of 2.7% to $6,773. “In most programs, the total cost of tuition and fees will continue to be lower than the median cost of similar programs at other Canadian medical-doctoral universities,” said uSask Board Chair Greg Smith. The largest increase is in Veterinary Medicine, up 5.0% to $9,114. Tuition rates in Engineering and Dentistry will remain unchanged. Global News | CBC | Saskatoon StarPhoenix | uSask