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Application Process

Pick a Program and Confirm Availability

Admission to Humber can be competitive, and as a result, program availability is subject to change throughout the year. The following link provides definitions of the program availability statuses. Applicants should note the status of the availability prior to submitting an application.

 

Educational Requirements

Admission to a Bachelor’s Degree program

  • Secondary School transcripts (including school profile) with a minimum grade of 70% in required program subjects.
  • Include transcripts for any post secondary programs or courses completed.

Admission to a Postsecondary Diploma or Certificate program

  • Secondary School transcripts (including school profile) with a minimum grade of 60% in required program subjects.

Admission to a Graduate Certificate program

  • Bachelor’s degree and University transcripts

The published requirements are the minimum cut-offs and admission is at the discretion of Humber Institute. Admissions requirements may change at any time.

Applying with an International Baccalaureate (IB)

As an International Baccalaureate student we recognize your potential.

Please refer to Humber’s English Language Proficiency Policy for information about application expectations if English is not a your first language, or if your previous education was in another language.

International Tuition/Fee Schedule 2016-17

  • Full tuition must be paid by the deadline indicated on your offer letter.
  • If you do not pay the full amount by the deadline, your offer may be withdrawn.
  • The health insurance rate is pro-rated based on when you begin your studies at Humber; each year health insurance expires at the end of August.

Scholarships

Humber is proud to reward our finest students for their achievements. Visit the calendar page to view external awards offered through our academic schools. Visit school sites to view internal awards.

Credential Type/
Program
September 2016
Tuition/Fees 
January 2017
Tuition/Fees 
May 2017
Tuition/Fees
(Only one semester billed as Sept.
2017 fees are subject to change) 
English for
Academic
Purposes (EAP) 

Option 1: $12,800.00/2 semesters
(includes $250 health insurance)
Option 2: $6,400.00/1 semester
(includes $125 health insurance)
Option 3: $3,200.00/8-week level
(includes $62.50 health insurance) 

Option 1: $12,800.00/2 semesters
(includes $250 health insurance)
Option 2: $6,400.00/1 semester
(includes $125 health insurance
Option 3: $3,200.00/8-week level
(includes $62.50 health insurance) 

Option 1: $6,400.00/1 semester
(includes $125 health insurance) 
Option 2: $3,200.00/8-week level
(includes $62.50 health insurance) 

Certificate or
Diploma or
Advanced
Diploma 

Option 1: $14,200.00/2 semesters
(includes $375 health insurance)
Option 2: $7,287.50/1 semester
(includes $375 health insurance)

Option 1: $14,075.00/2 semesters
(includes $250 health insurance)
Option 2: $7,162.50/1 semester
(includes $250 health insurance) 

Option 1: $7,037.50/1 semester
(includes $125 health insurance)

Degree

Option 1: $14,800.00/2 semesters
(includes $375 health insurance)
Option 2: $7,587.50/1 semester
(includes $375 health insurance)

Option 1: $14,675.00/2 semesters
(includes $250 health insurance)
Option 2: $7,462.50/1 semester
(includes $250 health insurance)

Option 1: $7,337.50/1 semester
(includes $125 health insurance)

Graduate
Certificate

Option 1: $14,800.00/2 semesters 
(includes $375 health insurance) 
Option 2: $7,587.50/1 semester 
(includes $375 health insurance)

Option 1: $14,675.00/2 semesters
(includes $250 health insurance)
Option 2: $7,462.50/1 semester
(includes $250 health insurance) 

Option 1: $7,337.50/1 semester
(includes $125 health insurance)

       
3D Modeling &
Visual Effects
(11671) 

$9,069.86/30 week program
(includes $375 health insurance,
lab and material fees, student
service and auxiliary)

$8,944.86/30 week program
(includes $250 health insurance,
lab and material fees, student service
and auxiliary)

N/A

Graphic Design
for Print & Web
(10521) 

$7,997.89/22 week program
(includes $375 health insurance,
lab and material fees, student
service and auxiliary fees) 

$7,872.89/22 week program
(includes $250 health insurance,
lab and material fees, student
service and auxiliary fees) 

N/A

Web Design
Development &
Maintenace
(10501) 

$7,997.89/22 week program 
(includes $375 health insurance, 
lab and material fees, student 
service and auxiliary fees)

$7,872.89/22 week program
(includes $250 health insurance,
lab and material fees, student
service and auxiliary fees)

N/A


The Cost of Living in Canada

Per Academic Year (Two Semesters) in Canadian Dollars

Studying abroad is a huge step that requires financial planning. You should budget for books & supplies, housing & food, transportation, entertainment, clothing and general living costs. The following costs are for a 2 semester period.

The Cost of Living in Canada

On-Campus Residence & Meal Plan 

Approximately $8,130 – $10,500

Books & supplies

Approximately $1,200

Clothing

Approximately $1,100

Public Transportation (optional

Approximately $800

Miscellaneous 

Approximately $2,000

Total (including tuition):

Approximately $27,000 - $30,000 (overall price depends on your lifestyle)

Please note: Expenses above are based on the 2015-2016 schedule and are subject to change without notice.

Other Costs

Off-Campus Accommodations

 

Homestay Accommodation with meals

Approximately $6,300 - $7,600
+$210 placement fee (one-time) 

or Rental Accommodation 

Approximately $3,600 - $8,000

Food

Approximately $2,800

Books & supplies

Approximately $1,200

Clothing

Approximately $1,100

Public Transportation (optional) or
Driving (including gas, insurance & parking) (optional) 

Approximately $800
Appoximately $4,500 

Miscellaneous

Approximately $2,400

Utilities (for rental — if not included in rent

Approximately $400

Telephone (not including long distance)

Approximately $500

Cable Television

Approximately $400

Internet

Approximately $500

Total (including tuition):

$27,000 - $36,200 
(overall price depends on your lifestyle)

Please note: Expenses above are based on the 2015-2016 schedule and are subject to change without notice.

What to expect during the application process:

Thank you for your interest in studying at Humber College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning!

If you are applying to begin studies for May 2017 or January 2017, please allow up to 4 to 6 weeks for your application to be processed. 

PLEASE NOTE: Due to Canadian Immigration processing times for student visa applications, we will stop processing applications for Winter 2017 on the following dates:

September 12, 2016: Nigeria 

Please be advised that all new applicants will be advised to defer admission until the next available intake.

If you are applying to begin studies for September 2017, please note that we will not be processing applications until 8 to 10 months prior to the start of the selected term. If you choose to submit your September 2017 application now, please be aware of this processing timeline.

Please note that only the program you select as your first choice on your application form will be processed. If you do not meet the requirements for your first program choice, your second program choice and then your third program choice (if necessary) will then be processed.

Application Fee

The $75 CAD non-refundable application fee requires a credit card. 

Proof of Academic Standing

We require scanned copies of original certified secondary school graduation transcripts for diploma and degree programs, and any college or university transcripts for postgraduate programs and degrees. All documents must be accompanied by a notarized, official translation into English (where applicable).

Proof of English Language Proficiency

English Language Proficiency Requirements (e.g., IELTS, TOEFL, CAEL, MELAB) vary by program.

Secondary Program Requirements

Secondary requirements may include a portfolio, audition, letter of intent, references, etc., and vary by program. Please visit program pages for detailed info on these requirements, where applicable. 

Deadlines

Admission is competitive. Humber recommends that international students submit completed applications by the following dates:

  • September/Fall Intake: February 1st*
  • January/Winter Intake: November 1st*
  • May/Summer Intake: March 1st*

*Applications received by these guideline dates do not guarantee seat availability as many of our programs are highly competitive. Many programs will continue to accept applications after this date (when space is available).

Paying Tuition

Pay online

Wire payment to:
Bank of Montreal
BOFMCAM2 (SWIFT BIC address)
International Banking
H.O. Montreal, Quebec, CANADA
Account #24162-1068-168 - include your full name and student number

Mail to:
Humber College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning
Financial Services
205 Humber College Blvd.
Toronto, Ontario, CANADA M9W 5L7 - include your full name and student number

Student Visa

It is the students' responsibility to ensure that they apply in sufficient time to receive a student visa. Please refer to the Citizenship and Immigration Canada website for approximate times. 

If you are unable to attend class, you must notify the International Centre by the tenth (10th) official day of the semester in writing in order to be eligible for a refund.