Costs and funding

Tuition fees

The Master of Digital Experience Innovation (MDEI) program is designated as a professional graduate degree and is therefore subject to professional education fees. 

For a detailed breakdown of tuition and other costs please visit the Student Finance website →

Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs

Funding and awards are available through Graduate Studies & Postdoctoral Affairs (GSPA). At Waterloo, graduate students may be able to receive funding from various sources such as Teaching Assistantships (TA), Research Assistantships (RA), Graduate Research Studentships (GRS), internal awards, external awards, bursaries and emergency loans.

Find more information from GSPA →


Bursaries are funding based on financial need – values range from $500 - $4,000. Read more about bursary qualifications and application deadlines here →

Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP)

If you are an Ontario resident, OSAP provides government loans and bursaries to help finance your education. Read more about OSAP here →