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The Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science Calendar
2011-2012 Academic Year

Applied Science Admission & Fees Fees


The Board of Trustees reserves the right to make changes in the scale of fees if, in its opinion, circumstances so warrant.

Tuition Fees
Tuition fees are reviewed each year and are dependent on government funding and regulation. Specific information on tuition levels is available on the Web at http://www.queensu.ca/registrar/fees as well as the Faculty web site at http://www.appsci.queensu.ca.  The information is also available in the Guide to Registration and Fees, which is mailed to all new incoming students during the Summer. This publication also contains information on Registration, Payment Methods, Fee Adjustments and much more. Students are encouraged to become familiar with this information.

Ancillary Fees
Students may be required to pay ancillary fees for course related learning materials, safety equipment and field trips. The maximum estimated compulsory fees for specific programs are shown below. Those programs not listed do not have ancillary fees.  In most cases the actual cost to individual students will be less than the amount indicated.

First Year $


Chemical Engineering1


Civil Engineering


Engineering Chemistry


Geological Engineering2


Mechanical Engineering


Mining Engineering3


See the Chemical Engineering and Engineering Chemistry Degree Program section of this calendar for a breakdown and explanation of costs.
2See the Geological Engineering Degree Program section of this calendar for a breakdown and explanation of costs.
 3To be confirmed prior to start of the 2010/11 Fall term.

Non-compulsory Fees
Academic Appeal
Fee will be refunded if appeal is granted.

 $    40.00

Challenge (Qualifying) Examinations
Fee will be refunded upon successful completion of the examination.


Request for Course Substitution (Letter of Permission)
To take a course from another university and substitute the course for credit towards Queen's Engineering Degree.



Document Fee
For completion of all documents related to registration at Queen's. Includes documents such as proof of enrolment, degree eligibility, course descriptions.


Exam Rereads
Fee will be refunded if the mark increases.


Internship Program - application fee


Late Application
Fee includes late course add/drop, late registration/withdrawal of Supplemental Examinations of J Section Re-write Exams, late Application to Graduate


Registered Education Savings Plan - form completion
Fee includes direct submission of RESP form by registered mail or fax.


Required to Withdraw Waiver Request


Supplemental Examinations


Extended Program (J Section) & Rewrite Exams:
Extended Program - J Section per course tuition fee 1


Rewrite Exam - per exam fee (Spring term) 2


J Section or Rewrite Exam - remote exam fee per exam 3


J Section or Rewrite Exam - remote exam admin fee 3


2011/12 Extended Program course fee is $411.00. The course tuition fee is for the 6-week portion of the course that extends past the end of Winter term, and includes Spring term exams in June.
2 The Spring 2012 exam fees are assessed under the 2011/12 fee schedule and will be $444.00, plus $10.00. (SAL = Student Assistance Levy) per exam.
Students may choose to write exams in a location other than Kingston.  There is a $344 fee per exam plus an administrative fee of $75.00 for one or more exams.
   Fees quoted are for domestic students. Fees for International students are higher. Please contact the Registrar's Office or refer to the Guide to Registration and Fees at http://www.queensu.ca/registrar/ for details. In case of differences between the above and the Guide, the fees shown in the Guide shall prevail.
Account Information
Students can use SOLUS to determine their account balances.
Any student with an overdue debt with the University will not be permitted to register or to receive examination results, official transcripts, or marks reports until the outstanding account is settled in full. A Senate Regulation forbids the release of a diploma to a student in debt to the University.
Questions about fees or charges should be directed to:
Office of the University Registrar
Gordon Hall
Queen's University
Kingston, Ontario
K7L 3N6
Telephone: 613 533-6894
Please refer to the Guide to Registration and Fees (http://www.queensu.ca/registrar) for a comprehensive outline of the items referred to above.

Applied Science Admission & Fees Fees
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