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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, 2017 - August 31, 2018

Fee type September January May Total
Association Fee 20.50 TBD TBD  

GSA Administered Fees:

       
GRT bus pass (full-time students only) 89.45 89.45 89.45 268.35
Dental Plan 81.00 81.00 81.00

243.00

Health Plan 62.00 62.00 62.00 186.00
Graduate House 18.00 23.50 23.50

65.00

Total GSA Administered Fees 250.45

255.95

255.95

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

Fee type September January May Total
Association Fee 20.50 20.50 20.50 61.50

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.


Territorial Acknowledgement

We, the Graduate Student Association - University of Waterloo, acknowledge that we live and work on the traditional territory of ‎ the Attawandaron (Neutral), Anishinaabeg and Haudenosaunee peoples. The University of Waterloo is situated on the Haldimand Tract, the land promised to the Six Nations that includes ten kilometers on each side of the Grand River. 


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 2017: Sept. 5 - October 4
-Health, Dental,

Winter 2018: Jan. 3 - Jan. 30
-Newly enrolled graduate students: Health and Dental.

Spring 2018: May 1 - May 29
-Newly enrolled graduate students: Health and Dental.


Grad House Fee refund dates:

Fall 2017: Sept. 11 - Sept. 29

Winter 2018: Jan. 8 - Jan. 26

Spring 2018: May 1 - May 18