Memorial University of Newfoundland

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Memorial University of Newfoundland is Atlantic Canada’s premiere comprehensive university and the only university in Newfoundland and Labrador. It offers a vast array of undergraduate and graduate degree programs in arts, science, education, fine arts, medicine, engineering and applied science, business, music, maritime studies, technology and ocean instrumentation, human kinetics and recreation, nursing, pharmacy, resource management and social work. University researchers perform more than 50 percent of all the research and development in the province.

Memorial has several campuses, each unique. Students at the main campus in St. John’s benefit from a wide variety of programs and state-of-the-art facilities, including one of the best library systems in Canada. Memorial recently opened the doors to its newest campus, Signal Hill Campus. With a focus on public engagement and innovation, this campus focuses on 21st century issues by connecting the expertise and ideas of Memorial students, faculty, staff and the people and organizations of Newfoundland and Labrador.

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Full-time (undergraduates)
12 308

Full-time (graduates)
2 744

Part-time (undergraduates)
1 788

Part-time (graduates)
1 245

Source: Association of Atlantic Universities (2018 preliminary fall enrolment)



Undergraduate tuition fees:
2 550 $

Graduate tuition fees:
1 905 $ - 2 859 $


Undergraduate tuition fees:
11 460 $

Graduate tuition fees:
32 223 $ - 4 833 $

Source: Statistics Canada. Fees for general programs in arts and humanities (2018-19).

Note: In addition to tuition fees, universities generally charge fees for goods and services supplied to students. This includes areas such as student associations, sports and health. These additional fees vary widely per university and per student and can run from a few hundred dollars to a few thousand dollars. Check with the university for details.