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DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY

Dalhousie University is Atlantic Canada’s leading research-intensive university and a driver of the region’s intellectual, social and economic development. Located in the heart of Halifax, Nova Scotia, with an Agricultural Campus in Truro, Dal is a truly national and international university. More than half of the 18,500 students come from outside the province and another 16 percent from countries spanning the globe. The 6,000 faculty and staff foster a vibrant, purpose-driven community, poised to celebrate 200 years of academic excellence. Dal is proud to count 90 Rhodes Scholars among its alumni.

Dal students and faculty engage in learning and discovery across 12 faculties — whether in the classroom or through the more than $135 million in research conducted each year with hospitals, industry, governments, non-profit agencies and universities around the world.

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STUDENT ENROLMENT

Full-time (undergraduates)
13,330

Full-time (graduates)
3,250

Part-time (undergraduates)
1,660

Part-time (graduates)
720

Source: Association of Atlantic Universities (2016 rounded preliminary fall enrolment)

TUITION FEES

CANADIAN STUDENTS

Undergraduate tuition fees:
$5,917 - $7,200

Graduate tuition fees:
$6,340 - $7,623

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Undergraduate tuition fees:
$16,164

Graduate tuition fees:
$16,587

Source: Statistics Canada. Fees for undergraduate programs are in arts and humanities. Fees for graduate programs are in 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.