Financial Support

Post-secondary education is an investment in your future. Financial support is available for NIC students including scholarships, bursaries, grants and loans. Learn about the different types of supports available. NIC’s financial aid advisors are also available to help with exploring your funding options and with the application process.

Financial Aid Advisors

NIC's financial aid advisors can help you explore your funding options

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Financial Aid

Learn about options to help fund your education including student loans and other government grants and funding

Explore your options

Scholarships

Explore academic awards available to help you fund your education

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Bursaries

Explore academic awards available to help you fund your education

Explore awards

Tuition and Costs

Spend less, get more with NIC. Learn about tuition costs, fees and refunds

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Spend less, get more

NIC prides itself on providing affordable education and training. By studying at NIC you spend less and get more, saving over $10,000 per year while gaining industry-approved skills training and nationally recognized credentials from expert faculty who are invested in your future.

I’m saving on tuition, living and food. Once I start working, that money’s going in my pocket, not paying off a loan.
Rhylie Lee
Practical Nursing Student

Spend Less. Get more.

Save over $10,000 while gaining industry-approved skills training and nationally recognized credentials from expert faculty who are invested in your future career.

Estimated costs for one year of study at NIC compared to university (two terms = 8 months from September to April)*

North Island College Urban University
Accommodation $0
(live at home)
$6,000
Tuition $2,968.20 $5,508
Books & Supplies $1,500 $1,500
Food $0
(live at home)
$2,200
Personal Expenses $1,600 $1,600
Transportation
(varies by campus)
$600 $840
$6,668.20 $17,648

*Based on a course load of 10 university transfer courses per year.