Example of average annual costs for an eight-month period

  At Home Apartment-type
Saint Paul Residence
150 Hazel Street
Off-Campus Apartment
(Shared, Unfurnished)
Tuition and ancillary fees $6,164 – $9,383 $6,164 – $9,383 $6,164 – $9,383
Books and school supplies $1,600 (Approx.) $1,600 (Approx.) $1,600 (Approx.)
Residence fees   $7,735  
Rent     $6,000 or more
Heat, hydro and water   included $800
Meal Plan uOttawa   $3,600 – $5,180  
Groceries     $3,400 (approx.)
Mobile phone, cable and/or Internet $400   $1,000
       
Visits to family   $200 – $600 $200 – $600
UPASS Included in ancillary fees Included in ancillary fees Included in ancillary fees

This information is based on the 2018–2019 academic year.
* Tuition fees for Canadian citizens, Permanent Residents and Exempted International Students.