Peter A Allard School of Law

Tuition and Program Fees

JD Program Tuition 2024/25

 Fee per credit1st year tuition2nd & 3rd year tuition
Domestic Student$436.06$13,953.92$13,081.80*
International Student$1,392.18$44,549.76$41,765.40*

*Tuition is calculated on a per-credit basis. 

Tuition and fees are subject to change. Tuition fees are reviewed annually by the Board of Governors. In recent years, tuition increases have been 2% for continuing domestic students and between 2% and 5% for continuing international students.

Student Fees

Mandatory student fees are approximately $1,300 per year, including things like campus facilities and services, undergraduate society fees, Extended Health & Dental Plan, and U-Pass (low-cost transit pass). Visit the UBC Calendar for a full list of fees.


While book costs will vary depending on your courses you take, you should anticipate approximately $1,600 for first year, and $1,400 annually in second & third year. 

Other Costs to Consider

To get help with your financial planning, use the UBC Undergraduate Programs and Admissions Calculator for an estimate of all your expenses, including living expenses.

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