Money matters

Tuition and fees

Yukon University is pleased to offer some of the most competitive tuition & fees rates in the country.

Please note that we have recently changed the process in how tuition and fees are collected. You can now register for courses and pay at a later date. See below for payment information.


These tuition cost are effective for programs/courses within the 2023-24 academic year which concludes on August 31, 2024. For courses beginning in the upcoming Fall semester, please see the 2024-25 academic year tuition and fees.

Residents of Canada or Alaska

All fees are in Canadian dollars

Credit courses for certificate and diploma programs
  • $140/credit
  • $420/three-credit course
Credit courses for 3rd and 4th year courses in degree programs
  • $145/credit
  • $435/three-credit course
University Access Pathways courses
  • $89/credit
  • $267/three-credit course
Full-time vocational, Culinary Arts
  • $1,933/term
Pre-Apprenticeship trades programs
  • $3,022/program
Graduate level courses
  • $500/credit



Mandatory fees (non-refundable)

Application fee

  • $30

International student application fee

  • $100

Student Union fee

  • $55/term (full-time)
  • $15/term (part-time)

Technology fee

  • $105/term (full-time)
  • $26/term (part-time)

Student activity fee

  • $37/term (full-time)
  • $20/term (part-time)

Ancillary fees

Audit fees

  • Students auditing courses pay regular course fees

Invigilation fee

  • $75 for first three hours and $25 for each hour thereafter
  • This service is provided for students taking correspondence courses through other educational institutions
Campus housing fees

Visit our Campus Housing page for current fees and other information about living in Campus Housing.

Books & supplies

Textbooks are available from the Campus Store throughout the academic year. While most training tools are provided, students in some programs may be required to purchase special tools or clothing.

Visit the Campus Store

YukonU now has a dedicated Cashier Office. To make a payment with VISA Debit, VISA, Mastercard or AMEX, please call 867 456 8673, or go to to pay online through our Touchnet portal. For more information or payment enquiries please email
  • We encourage you to make payments through our online payment portal (TouchNet). Your username and password are the same as the online registration system and your YukonU email address.
  • Fees for credit programs and credit courses must be paid by the tuition and fee deadline found in Important dates.
  • Limited enrolment programs such as Health Care Assistant, Culinary and Trades have earlier payment deadlines. Please refer to your acceptance letter for your program's payment dates
  • If you are funded, you must submit a completed Third party billing authorization to Accounts Receivable.
  • International students pay International student fees
  • Students who fail to pay by the payment deadline will be blocked from future registrations with the University and have restricted access to library loans and official documents such as transcripts and parchments

Learn more about payment options 

For information about course withdrawals and refunds, please see the Withdrawals and refunds page.

Financial supports

Student financial supports can help you offset educational and living costs, so you can focus on your studies. For more information, please contact the Office of the Registrar at 867 668 8710, ext 2, or

Book an appointment

Yukon University Student Financial Awards

Students are at the heart of Yukon University and are an integral part of Yukon’s future. Our Student Financial Awards program can help you reach your educational goals. Yukon University and our generous donors understand the value of an education, so we supply a variety of awards to help you support your educational and living costs.

Find an award right for you

Yukon First Nations education programs

Financial assistance may be available to Yukon First Nation beneficiaries or citizens who are accepted into post-secondary programs.

For information on eligibility and procedures to apply for financial assistance, please contact your First Nation’s Education Office.

Yukon grant & student training allowance

The Yukon Government has two types of funds available for post-secondary students, the Student Training Allowance and the Yukon Grant.

Find out more about these awards on the Yukon Government scholarship listings webpage.

Yukon Excellence Awards

Celebrating academic achievement in grades 10 – 12, the Yukon Excellence Awards can support you in your post-secondary pursuits.

Find out more about these awards on the Yukon Government Scholarship Listings webpage.

Yukon scholarships

Organizations across the territory provide a variety of scholarships and awards for post-secondary students. You can find a list of these awards on the Yukon Government Scholarship Listings webpage.

Questions and applications should be directed to the organization administering the award.

Canada student loans & grants

If you’re a full- or part-time student you may be eligible for Canada Student Loans and Grants. You can learn more about eligibility and application processes on the Yukon Government website.

Skills development & training programs

If you are on Employment Insurance (EI) or have been on EI recently, there are government programs that may help you. They provide financial assistance while you take skills training to re-enter the labour market. Find out more on the Yukon Government Training and Work webpage.

Research funding

Students can receive funding for their research projects through the YukonU Research Services Office and other funding agencies and organizations. Explore how to make your research a reality!

Learn more

Have questions?

Get in touch! 867 668 8710, ext 2 or 1 800 661 0504 or email us.