Students with NSF (not sufficient funds), or other returned or cancelled cheques, will be duly notified to allow re-payment before facing penalties for non-payment of course fees. Non-payment after September 19, 2013 Course Withdrawal Deadline may result in an “EC” (failure) in the course.
"Fin de Programme” Students
Due to changes in regulations from the Ministry of Education regarding Fin-de-Programme students, i.e. students completing the last semester towards their Diploma and taking up to three courses (less than 180 hours), all students are required to pay tuition fees and other associated costs. Upon verification of Fin-de-Programme status, eligible students will receive a tuition refund. All Fin-de-Programme students must see an Academic Advisor before or at registration.
Fees for Senior Citizens (65 years & over)
Seniors are eligible to a 20% discount on tuition fees for credit courses. In addition to the tuition, seniors pay all other associated course fees.
Seniors are eligible to a 20% discount on tuition fees for non-credit courses with the exception of "Computers 50+ Series and Building a Successful Business using the Internet". In addition to the tuition, seniors pay all other associated course fees.
Fees for Non-Quebec Residents
As of the Fall 2000 semester, the Ministry of Education requires students registering in credit courses to demonstrate that they are deemed residents of Quebec in order to be exempt from tuition fees applying to non-Quebec residents. Students must present proper documentation before proceeding to register.
Full-time student per semester: $1,257.00
Part-time student per credit hour course: $6.14
Fees for Student Visa Holders
Only students with valid student visas are permitted to register. Visa students must present documentation at registration, before proceeding to register.
Full-time student, per semester according to the program: $5,022.00 to $7,784.00
Part-time student, per credit course hour: $24.42 to $37.87
Note: Application, registration, educational support, and student services fees are charged in addition to the above.
Fees for Staff
John Abbott College staff may apply to register for courses at no charge on a “stand-by” basis. Regular fees apply to the course "Building a successful Business using the Internet". For further details, call (514) 457-6610 ext. 5353.
Students wishing to withdraw from a credit course must do so by Thursday, September 19, 2013. Courses which have been dropped on or before this deadline will not show on student transcripts.
After the September 19, 2013 deadline, a failure (EC/Echec) will appear on the transcript.
To officially withdraw from a course students must return the original registration printout and either:
1) complete the Change in Course Status Request form OR
2) send a signed request for withdrawal in writing, along with the original registration printout.
Course withdrawal requests must be received by the Registrar's Office no later than 16h00 on Thursday, September 19, 2013. It is the student’s responsibility to ensure that a change in course status request is received by the deadline.
Cessation of classes or notification to the instructor only, does not constitute a formal course withdrawal. No credit will be given for a course in which the student is not officially registered.
The Centre for Continuing Education reserves the right to cancel any course due to insufficient registration prior to the start of classes. Students registered in any cancelled course will be contacted and their monies refunded in full.
Tuition fees for credit and non credit courses and other fees for credit courses may be refundable upon receipt of the original registration printout and either (1) completion of the Change in Course Status Request Form or (2) a request made in writing, accompanied by the original registration printout.
Refund requests for credit courses must be received by the Registrar's Office (H-128) no later than 16h00 on Thursday, September 19, 2013. It is the student’s responsibility to ensure that a change in course status is received by the deadline. Please check carefully the informaton on refunds below.