Senior Citizens

UBC website:

BC residents 65 years of age or over who are Canadian citizens or permanent residents are eligible to apply through Access Studies to take courses for general interest.

Normally, senior citizens do not pay tuition or student fees, except under the following circumstances:

  • Programs within the Faculties of Dentistry, Law, Medicine, and Nursing, and some programs within the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies.
  • Distance Education students will be assessed a $45.00 administrative charge per course.