Information for

QKD fees & accommodations


Fees for the 2017 Quantum Key Distribution (QKD) Summer School are $250 CAD. Fees are not paid until you have been accepted into the school.

Cancellations are subject to a $50 CAD administrative charge until July, 31, 2015. Cancellations after July 31, 2015 and no shows will not be refunded.


Affordable accommodations have been reserved at Ron Eydt Village (REV) residence on the University of Waterloo main campus. REV is only a five-minute walk from IQC. For additional information about accommodations, please visit the Conference Centre accommodations page. Participants are expected to arrange their own accommodations. Accommodations can be booked through the registration fee site that will be sent to you upon acceptance into the school.

$41.60/night +HST for a single room
$58.50/night +HST for a double room ($29.25 per person)

Please note that double rooms consist of two single beds and in order to receive the double room rate you are responsible for finding your own roommate.

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If you are in need of healthcare while at the QKD summer school, we have information about urgent health care.

Educational programs

QKD - Quantum Key Distribution Summer School

USEQIP - Undergraduate School on Experimental Quantum Information Processing

QCSYS - Quantum Cryptography School for Young Students

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