To assist in your planning, the following tables provide a break-down of the estimated annual expenses in HBA 1. This data is based on a survey of students in HBA 1. (Please note these figures may differ from those used by the UWO Financial Aid office.)

Tuition listed below is based on the 2017-18 academic year. Tuition is set by Western each year in May and is posted on the Western's Registrar website.

Academic Expenses

Academic Expenses
Average per year
Canadian International

HBA 1 Tuition (full year)

$26,750

$38,222

Ancillary Fees (includes bus pass) (estimated)

$1,349

$1,961

Books and Case Books (estimated)

$3,100

$3,100

Association Fee (pay in HBA 1 for both years)

$400

$400

  Living Expenses
Average per year

Groceries

$3,000

Rent

$5,000

Utilities (heat/hydro)

$800

Phone/Internet

$650

Entertainment ($100/month)

$800

Trips Home

$500

Personal and clothing

$1,300

Miscellaneous

$1,000

Living Expenses Sub-Total

$13,050

Total Cost Canadian International

$44,649

$56,733

*Note: These are estimates.