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Academic and Living Expenses

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)



Ancillary Fees (includes bus pass) (estimated)



Books and Case Books (estimated)



Association Fee (pay in HBA 1 for both years)



  Living Expenses
Average per year





Utilities (heat/hydro)




Entertainment ($100/month)


Trips Home


Personal and clothing




Living Expenses Sub-Total


Total Cost Canadian International



*Note: These are estimates.