Awards and Fees

Entrance Awards

Successful applicants for admission to Green College are automatically considered for the R. Howard Webster Graduate Fellowship and, if eligible, for the N. H. Benson International Graduate Award.

All awards are valid for one year (non-renewable).

R. Howard Webster Foundation Fellowships

Graduate student Resident Members of Green College are eligible for the R. Howard Webster Foundation Fellowships, endowed by the R. Howard Webster Foundation and the Province of British Columbia. The fellowships are open to graduate students in any field studying at the University of British Columbia who become Resident Members of Green College. Ten to twelve awards, worth $2,000-$2,500 each, are made in a typical year.

N. H. Benson International Graduate Award

The N.H. Benson International Graduate Award is endowed annually to an international student admitted to Green College. The award is funded by an endowment provided by Dr. Keith Bengtsson, second Principal of Green College (2004-06), in memory of his father, Norman Harold Benson (1916-2011). One award of around $2,000 is made each year.

Residence Fees

Residence fees and meal plan fees are set for each year, beginning September 1 through August 31. All fees are due by the first business day of every month, and are in Canadian Dollars (CAD).

You have the option to pre-pay all of your fees for the term or for the entirety of the contract year.

Residence Fees* and Payment Schedule

Residence fees apply to UBC students or postdoctoral fellows on contract and include include electricity, heat, hot water, basic cablevision and ResNet (internet) services. 

Year Round Contract Fees

September 1, 2023 - August 24, 2024

Single Room
Large Studio
Due on acceptance $1,050 $1,300 $1,300

Due first of each month

(September 1 - June 1)

$824.82 $1,117.96 $1,399.17
Final payment due July 1 $386.78 $647.41 $1,137.26
Total $9,684.98 $13,127.01 $16,428.96

*All residence fees are subject to approval by UBC's Board of Governors.

For more information, please see Student Housing.

How to pay residence fees:

Meal Plan Fees

Participation in the meal plan is mandatory for all residents and their partners and should be budgeted for in addition to residence fees.

Fees for the Green College Dining Society can be found here: