Payment and Refund Information for the Prince Edward Island International Student Program (PEIISP)

International students who enroll in the PEIISP are required to pay a non-refundable application fee and tuition fee for the education program. Proof of payment for medical insurance is also required.

Application Fee Description

The International Student Application Fee is $275 CAD 

Tuition Fee Description 

The International Student Tuition Fee is $10,620 CAD* 

*there is a $20 banking fee for tuition payments made by wire transfer

Tuition Fee Refund Policy 

Complete Refund (less a CAD $500 administrative fee) may be granted under the following conditions:
The student is denied a study permit by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada. In this case, the following documents are required: 

  1. The original or a copy of the Letter of Rejection issued by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada.
  2. The original Letter of Acceptance provided by the PEIISP.
  3. The original tuition receipt provided by the PEIISP.
  4. A completed Refund Request Form signed by parent/guardian/agent. 

Complete refund (less a CAD $1500 administration fee) may be granted if a student withdraws at least 30 calendar days or more prior to the commencement of the program as prescribed in the Official Letter of Acceptance. The following documents are required:

  1. The original Letter of Acceptance provided by the PEIISP.
  2. The original tuition receipt provided by the PEIISP.
  3. A completed Refund Request Form signed by parent/guardian/agent.

Partial Refund (less a CAD $500 administrative fee) is only available for a semester which has not yet commenced and for which tuition has been paid in full and may be granted under the following conditions:

  1. Death or serious injury of the student or their immediate family during the academic year that requires the student’s return to their home country. 
  2. The student and their parents/legal guardians become a Permanent Resident during the academic year.  
  3. The student’s parents/legal guardians secures a work permit during the academic year.
  4. The student’s parents/legal guardians secures a study permit for a degree/diploma granting program during the academic year. 

The following documents are required:

  1. The original Letter of Acceptance provided by the PEIISP.
  2. The original tuition receipt provided by the PEIISP.
  3. A completed Refund Request Form signed by parent/guardian/agent.
  4. If applicable – official Immigration documents indicating Permanent Resident, Parent Work Permit, or Parent Study Permit.

No Refund of tuition will be granted under the following conditions

  1. The student is found in violation of the Participation Terms or General Waiver for the PEIISP.
  2. The student is found in violation of the school or homestay rules and policies and/or provincial/federal laws and forced to withdraw from the PEIISP.
  3. The student chooses to leave the PEIISP to attend school in another system. 
  4. The Prince Edward Island public school system is unable to provide education due to labour disputes or other causes outside of its control.
Published date: 
August 8, 2019
Education and Lifelong Learning

General Inquiries

Department of Education and Lifelong Learning
Holman Centre
Suite 101, 250 Water Street
Summerside, PE C1N 1B6

Phone: 902-438-4130
Fax: 902-438-4062

DeptELL@gov.pe.ca