The Ivey HBA program is a 2 + 2 program. You spend your first two years in any program or faculty and typically join the Ivey HBA Program in your third year. Keep this in mind as you compare the costs of the Ivey HBA Program to other undergraduate business programs. It is important to consider the overall (usually 4 year) cost of the programs.

2017-18
Tuition and Fees

  Domestic International
Year 1 (Arts, Social Science, Science) $6,338.00 $24,643.00
Year 2 (Arts, Social Science, Science) $6,338.00 $23,730.00
Year 3 (HBA Year 1) $26,750.00 $38,222.00
Year 4 (HBA Year 2) $26,750.00 $38,222.00

Note: The above chart does not include ancillary fees.

Ancillary Fees

There are additional ancillary fees of approximately $1,700 per year.

Ancillary fees are mandatory course or program fees that are charged in addition to tuition, and are used to fund a number of student benefits like your bus pass, health plan, and more. See the Register's website for a list of what ancillary fees include.

Computers and Course Materials

You will need to purchase a notebook computer before the start of HBA1 classes. If you need help on the details and specifications of different models, please contact the Ivey IT Centre.

You will also need course materials for the Ivey HBA Program which will be approximately $3,000-$3,500 for each year.

Tuition Payment Schedule

Tuition is due in full by mid-August or students can opt to pay in two installments.

If paying tuition in installments, then:

  • 50% of total fees is due in mid-August
  • the remaining 50% is due in December

For more information on tuition and fees please visit Western's Registrar website.

Tuition Payments and Late Fees

Western's Registrar's Office manages all tuition payments and late fees. Please contact them at reg-fees@uwo.ca or 519-661-2100.

Academic and Living Expenses

For a sample of the overall costs in the HBA1 year of the HBA Program, please consult our estimates chart.