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ST. FRANCIS XAVIER UNIVERSITY

St. Francis Xavier University is located in the town of Antigonish, nestled along the northeastern coast of Nova Scotia, near Cape Breton Island.

The university offers a high-quality education, primarily undergraduate, in a vibrant residential setting. For over 164 years, it has helped shape the world in which we live. From its halls have come a prime minister, provincial premiers, Rhodes scholars, scientists, community and business leaders.

StFX offers degrees in arts, science, business, education, and applied programs. It is known for keeping class sizes small and for ensuring students are taught by committed full-time professors, most with PhDs. The university is a member of the Maple League, a group of top-ranked universities committed to putting undergraduate education first.

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STUDENT ENROLMENT

Full-time (undergraduates)
3,880

Full-time (graduates)
100

Part-time (undergraduates)
770

Part-time (graduates)
540

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

TUITION FEES

CANADIAN STUDENTS

Undergraduate tuition fees:
$6,343 - $7,626

Graduate tuition fees:
$6,409 - $7,692

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Undergraduate tuition fees:
$15,252

Graduate tuition fees:
$15,318

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.