Dorset has been recognized by reputable Canadian Public Universities providing a quality education at an affordable cost. When you register for courses at Dorset, you are obligated to pay the associated tuition and related fees for those classes. Tuition and fee charges at Dorset are subject to change without further notice. For official tuition please refer to Fee schedule. You are encouraged to register all classes during the registration period. See the Academic Calendar for registration dates.

Application Fee

The application fee is CAD $250 (non-refundable). You must include the fees with your application or it will not be processed. Please be aware that if paying by electronic transfer, please contact Dorset College Admission Office for Bank information. If paying by bank draft, money order, or certified cheque, please make it payable to Dorset College.

Other Fees

Student Services:

International Students:  CAD 100 (per semester)

Local Students: CAD 100 (per semester)

Lab fee:

International Students:  CAD 100 (per semester)

Local Students: CAD 100 (per semester)

*Except students in the Tourism and Hotel Management Program (Co-op optional)


International Students & Local Students:  CAD 900*

*This is an estimate of the expenses for textbooks and supplies for the academic year.  The actual costs may differ depending on the courses you will take and the availability of used books. You will need to bring money with you for the books in the first day of class.

Tuition Fee

Your tuition is based on the program you will enroll in, according to the rates outlined below (rates are subject to change).


The cost of the textbooks for Tourism and Hospitality Management Programs (Co-op optional) is CAD 1,200

Note: All students are required to pay tuition fees in effect for the semester of registration. Early payment of fees does not exempt a student from future fee increases.

Please click on the link below to see the Tuition Refund Policy: Tuition Refund Policy.

Click here to read about the Refund Policy in Private Training Institutions in Canada .

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