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CARLETON UNIVERSITY

Carleton University is a dynamic, research-intensive institution committed to providing students with an outstanding learning experience. Founded in 1942 and located in Ottawa, Carleton is bordered by the sparking Rideau River and the historic Rideau Canal. The campus is a short distance from Parliament Hill.

Carleton offers a vast array of undergraduate and graduate programs in areas as diverse as public affairs, architecture, math and science, journalism, arts and social sciences, engineering, business, high technology and industrial design. Students come from across Canada and more than 150 countries worldwide.

World-renowned researchers and innovative, unique programs provide students valuable opportunities for hands-on research, travel and enriching experiences in the nation’s capital.

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STUDENT ENROLMENT

Full-time (undergraduates)
21,300

Full-time (graduates)
3,400

Part-time (undergraduates)
4,800

Part-time (graduates)
630

Source: Council of Ontario Universities (2016 rounded preliminary fall enrolment)

TUITION FEES

CANADIAN STUDENTS

Undergraduate tuition fees:
$6,356 - $9,691

Graduate tuition fees:
$5,504 - $6,566

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Undergraduate tuition fees:
$23,340 - $26,799

Graduate tuition fees:
$13,060 - $14,042

Source: Statistics Canada. Fees for general programs in arts and humanities (2016-17).

Note: In addition to tuition fees, universities generally charge fees for goods and services supplied to students. This includes areas such as student associations, sports and health. These additional fees vary widely per university and per student and can run from a few hundred dollars to a few thousand dollars. Check with the university for details.