GSA Fees Chart

GSA Fees Chart

All graduate students pay the "GSA Association Fee". This fee is non-refundable.

The "GSA Administered Fees" include charges for the bus pass, dental plan, health plan, and Graduate House fee. Students are assessed according to their status and/or their program status. Online/distance-ed students are not assessed this fee. Online students are not eligible to opt in to the health and dental plans.

For tax receipt purposes, check your uWaterloo financial statement on Quest for the named fees and amount applied to your statement.

Below is a listing of fee amounts for each term.

GSA Fees - September 1, 2016 - August 31, 2017

Fee type September January May Total
Association Fee 20.50 20.50 TBD  

GSA Administered Fees:

       
GRT bus pass (full-time students only) 85.20 85.20 85.20 255.60
Dental Plan 81.00 81.00 81.00

243.00

Health Plan 62.00 62.00 62.00 186.00
Graduate House 18.00 18.00 18.00

54.00

Total GSA Administered Fees 246.20

246.20

246.20
GSA Fees - September 1, 2015-August, 31 2016
Fee type September January May Total
Association Fee 18.50 20.50 20.50 59.50
GSA Administered Fees:        
GRT bus pass (full time students only) 81.15 81.15 81.15 243.45
Dental Plan 78.00 78.00 78.00 234.00
Health Plan 55.00 55.00 55.00 165.00
Graduate House 17.50 18.00 18.00 53.50
Total GSA Administered Fees 231.75

232.15

232.15
GSA Fees - September 1, 2014-August, 31 2015
Fee type September January May Total
Association Fee 18.50 18.50 18.50 55.50
GSA Administered Fees:        
GRT bus pass (full-time students only) 77.29 77.29 77.29 231.87
Dental Plan 63.00 63.00 63.00 189.00
Health Plan 51.25 51.25 51.25 153.75
Graduate House 15.00 15.00 17.50 47.50
Total GSA Administered Fees 206.54 206.54 209.04
GSA Fees - September 1, 2013-August, 31 2014
Fee type September January May Total
Association Fee 16.60 16.60 16.60 49.80
GSA Administered Fees:        
GRT buspass (Full time only) 72.23 72.23 72.23 216.69
Dental Plan 63.00 63.00 63.00 189.00
Health Plan 51.25 51.25 51.25 153.75
Graduate House 15.00 15.00 15.00 45.00
Total GSA Administered Fees 201.48 201.48 201.48
GSA Fees - September 1, 2012-August, 31 2013
Fee type September January May Total
Association Fee 15.00 15.00 15.00 45.00
GSA Administered Fees:        
GRT buspass (Full time only) 67.84 67.84 67.84 203.52
Dental Plan 63.00 63.00 63.00 189.00
Health Plan 51.25 51.25 51.25 153.75
Graduate House 15.00 15.00 15.00 45.00
Total GSA Administered Fees 197.09 197.09 197.09  
GSA Fees - September 1, 2011-August, 31 2012
Fee type September January May Total
Association Fee 15.00 15.00 15.00 45.00
GSA Administered Fees:        
GRT buspass (Full time only) 60.64 60.64 60.64 181.92
Dental Plan 60.00 60.00 60.00 180.00
Health Plan 52.00 52.00 52.00 156.00
Graduate House 15.00 15.00 15.00 45.00
Total GSA Administered Fees 187.64 187.64 187.64  

Please contact Rose Vogt, General Manager, for GSA fee details prior to September 1, 2011.

Refundable Fees - Dates

The GSA refundable fees follow the same schedule as the University's timing to obtain refunds. Refundable fees include:

Refunds are only available during:

Fall 2016: Sept. 6 - Sept. 28
-Health, Dental, Graduate House Fee

Winter 2017: Jan. 3 - Jan. 23
-Newly enrolled graduate students: Health and Dental.
-All graduate students:
Graduate House Fee.

Spring 2017: May 1 - May 19
-Newly enrolled graduate students: Health and Dental.
-All graduate students:
Graduate House Fee.