Fees & Funding


Tuition for the Master of Public Policy program is assessed on a regular basis. For the most up to date tuition information, see the Graduate Calendar for tuition and program specific fees.


General Fees

All University of Calgary students pay general fees that cover various campus resources, including transit passes, health and dental insurance. For the most up to date general fee information, see the Graduate Calendar.


Funding Sources

The School of Public Policy offers generous scholarship support for qualified applicants. Some funding sources are listed here, but you are encouraged to seek out other funding opportunities.

Master of Public Policy Scholarships

The School of Public Policy provides awards for students during the course of their program. You are automatically considered for these awards when you apply for admission to the MPP. All of our scholarships are based on academic merit.

Research Assistantships

School of Public Policy faculty members and fellows often offer Research Assistantships of up to $5000 to qualified students to help support them through the program. Applications will open in September each year, for that year’s cohort.

Other Scholarships

For other scholarship opportunities, check out the Faculty of Graduate Studies Awards Database.


Questions? Contact mpp@ucalgary.ca.