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ST. FRANCIS XAVIER UNIVERSITY

St. Francis Xavier University is located in the university town of Antigonish, nestled along the northeastern coast of Nova Scotia. The primarily undergraduate university offers a high-quality education 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 renowned for delivering a highly personalized education, keeping class sizes small and 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)
3,790

Full-time (graduates)
80

Part-time (undergraduates)
840

Part-time (graduates)
440

Source: Association of Atlantic Universities (rounded preliminary fall enrolment 2017)

TUITION FEES

CANADIAN STUDENTS

Undergraduate tuition fees:
$6,801 - $8,084

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

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Undergraduate tuition fees:
$16,168

Graduate tuition fees:
$15,318

Source: Statistics Canada. Fees for general programs in arts and humanities (2017-18)

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.