Haida Gwaii Summer Term
Tuition & Fees


There are two streams of payment: the Haida Gwaii Higher Education Society (HGHES) Program Fee ($1600 for one term or $3000 for two terms) and University of British Columbia (UBC) Tuition.

HGHES Program Fee: $1600 for one term or $3000 for two terms

The HGHES program fee helps to cover such costs as field trips, field equipment, and safety gear (i.e. hard hats, high visibility vests, etc.); on-island transportation associated with courses; guest speaker honoraria; access to required course readings; and, other additional events.

The program fee of $1600 for one term, or $3000 for two terms, must be paid prior to Monday March 5th to confirm your seat in the program. Please refer to the information package HGHES provided to you upon your acceptance for specific information on how to submit your program fee.

University of British Columbia Tuition

Tuition is paid to UBC directly and is based on enrolment as a domestic or international student. The tuition fee per Term includes the costs for two 300-level UBC credits. Fore more information, please visit this link.

Additional Costs: Please note that students are responsible for covering the costs of transportation to and from Haida Gwaii, food and accommodation while on-island, and the costs of any recreation activities outside of the program.