Fees and Payments


Found on this page is important details about the Mohawk College Tuition and Ancillary fees for international students and the different methods to make a payment.  Review your Mohawk College documents closely to ensure you meet all the timelines and deadlines and ensure your eligible to register upon visa approval.


Application Fee (Non-refundable): $100

Summer 2022 Registration and Fee Guide

Winter/Summer 2022 English for Academic Purposes (ESL)14 weeks7 weeks
Semester 1 (Levels 1, 2)$6,761.08$3,866.08
Semester 2 (Levels 3, 4)$6,628.20$3,733.20
Semester 3 (Levels 5, 6)$6,628.20$3,733.20
Semester 4 (Levels 7, 8)$6,628.20$3,733.20

* Fees are estimated and will be confirmed based on level placement

International Student Fees for 2021/22

International FeesMost Programs (Tier 1)Deregulated Programs (Tier 2)Differentiated Programs - Aviation (Tier 3)
Health Insurance (Guard.me)$565.00$565.00$565.00
Compulsory Ancillary Fees$1,543.07$1,543.07$1,543.07
Total Base Fees$16,190$17,200$21,000

NOTE: Compulsory program fees and Co-op term fees will be added where applicable as well as recovery taxes for International students detailed below. For more information visit the Tuition and Fees website.

Student Recovery Tax DescriptionCost per Semester
Student Recovery tax for International$375
Municipal Tax DescriptionCost for Fall Semester
Municipal Tax Recovery for International$75

Fee deadline

September 2021 IntakeJanuary 2022 IntakeMay 2022 Intake
June 15, 2021November 15, 2022March 15, 2022

Following the fee deadline, in country applicants will be required to pay full fees at the time of application and out of country applications submitted after the payment deadline will be required to pay the $2,200.  Dates are subject to change without notice.

Please Note

  • All fees are subject to change
  • All amounts are listed in Canadian dollars
  • Upon receipt of your Offer of Admission, please follow the guidelines to make payment to the College. The Offer of Admission may request you make a partial or full payment to the College within 20 days of receiving your Offer of Admission.
  • Tuition deposit is non-refundable unless your visa is denied.
  • Some countries require payment of full first semester fees to receive a visa.
  • SDS Applicants are required to pay full fees within 20 days of receiving their Letter of Acceptance.
  • All in country applicants are required to pay a non-refundable $2,200 tuition deposit* upon receipt of their Offer of Admission.

Fees breakdown

  • Tuition fee
  • Program compulsory fees
  • Ancillary fee (e.g. city bus pass, fitness centre membership)
  • Health Insurance
  • Provincial and municipal fees
  • Co-operative Education Fees (If applicable): Co-op and Internship fees are charged in addition to base tuition fees. The Co-op fee is pro-rated over the duration of the program of study.
  • Upon registration, a breakdown of fees will be available on the MyMohawk student portal.

Compulsory Ancillary Fees

Compulsory ancillary fees are fees students pay in addition to tuition that support services and activities distinct from academic programming. Compulsory ancillary fees are established in accordance with guidelines established by the Ministry of Colleges and Universities (MCU). Learn more about the areas that receive fees and how the fees are used.


  • Can an international student work in Canada with a study permit? Yes, please more information on the Working in Canada webpage.
  • How much does it cost to live in Hamilton? You can find the estimated budget of personal expense on this page.

Methods of Payment

Mohawk College provides various methods of payment for students' convenience. Scroll down to choose an option below to make secure payments to Mohawk College.

New for May 2022, upon payment, applicants must upload proof of payment to their OCAS International Applicant portal. Applicants supported by an authorized Mohawk College representative can connect with the agent for assistance. 

Flywire logo

Mohawk College is a proud partner of Flywire, to offering innovative and streamlined payment solutions for international students, outside of Canada. Starting in February 2024, international students can begin making payments from within Canada using the Flywire Direct Debit service.

Detailed instructions are below on making payments from inside Canada. 

With Flywire, students enjoy: 

  • Convenient, local payment methods - credit card and direct debit
  • 24-hour account access to your payment information
  • The ability to set up multiple authorized users to make a payment on your account  

Founded by a former international student, Flywire’s mission is to ensure students can pay with ease, no matter where they are in the world, removing barriers and costly fees.

Payment from outside Canada


Flywire International payments allows students to make payments in their local currency, offering multiple payment methods, all with their 24/7 support and best price guarantee.

Note the payment processing could take 3-5 days. Please make the payment a few days prior to the deadline.

Instructions - How to Make Flywire International Payment


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  1. For all International payments from outside Canada, go to Flywire International Payment Portal for Mohawk College
  2. Select what fees you want to pay between application fee and tuition fee. Then select your preferred payment method from the options provided. Options may include bank transfer, debit/credit card in your home currency, electronic payment, or other local options.
  3. Create your account or log into your existing Flywire account, then enter some basic information to initiate your payment booking.
  4. Follow the instructions provided to send funds to Flywire. For bank transfers, follow the instructions provided to send your funds. Depending on your bank, payment may be made online, in person, or over the phone. For debit/ credit card payments, enter your card details online to complete your payment in your home currency.
  5. Track your payment by logging into your Flywire account at any time. Receive text and email status updates each step of the way, including a confirmation when your payment has been delivered to Mohawk College.


Toll-Free: 1-800-346-9252
Email: Support [at] Flywire.com (Support[at]Flywire[dot]com)
Web: Flywire customer support
No matter the time zone, you have a dedicated multilingual customer support team available via live chat, email and phone.

Payment from inside Canada

Please note that during the campus closure processing times in person payments are not being accepted and for payments received through the mail processing will be delayed.

Online through MyMohawk: Log into MyMohawk with the details shared following submission of your initial application.  This payment option is available to applicants who have received their Offer of Admission and by navigating to the Applicant tab in MyMohawk.

Post or Mail: Send an International Money Order, Bank Draft or Certified Cheque made payable to "Mohawk College" by mail to:

Mohawk College
International Admissions (J137)
135 Fennell Avenue West
Hamilton, Ontario
Canada L9C 0E5

Electronic Banking: Returning students only can take the SBID number found on your fee statement to your banking institution. Allow 5-7 business days for this payment method to be processed.

Flywire Direct Debit (within Canada)


International students already in Canada can pay online with their Canadian Debit card, in Canadian dollars, directly through the Flywire portal, all with the Flywire 24/7 multilingual customer support and payment tracking features.

Note the payment processing could take 3-5 days. Please make the payment a few days prior to the deadline.

Instructions – How to use Flywire Canadian Payment Portal

We have proudly partnered with Flywire to provide students with a local, convenient Canadian payment option. Create a Flywire account here to get started. 

Making a Payment

Creating an account is simple. Get started by following the steps below:

  1. Create a Flywire account here by clicking “Create New Account” and entering the required information. 
  2. Verify your email address, login, and complete the required details to activate your account. Use your Mohawk ID for the Student I.D. field.
  3. Once logged in, you will be able to make your payment.

Granting Authorized User Access - Initiated by The Student

Students can set up authorized users on their payment account. Authorized users will have the ability to view and make payments. Students can follow the steps below to add an authorized user:

  • When logged in to your Flywire account, navigate to “Actions” → “Manage Authorized Users” in the top right corner.
  • Click “Add Authorized User”.
  • Complete the required information to add an authorized user.
  • The authorized user will receive an email with login instructions.

Authorized Users

Authorized Users can create an account with Flywire to make a payment for students by signing into Flywire here.


Toll-Free: 1-800-346-9252
Email: Support [at] Flywire.com (Support[at]Flywire[dot]com)
Web: Flywire customer support
No matter the time zone, you have a dedicated multilingual customer support team available via live chat, email and phone.

Go back to the International Education website or the Mississauga Campus website.

If you encounter any challenges in using any of the listed payment methods, email the Applicant Support team for new applicants or Email Ask for current students.