Tuition & Fees - Your tuition is protected.

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Vancouver Animation School is accredited in British Columbia, this means that we protect your tution through the Student Training Completion Fund.

The Student Training Completion Fund is established under the Private Training Act, and provides consumer protection to students enrolled in programs at institutions registered with the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB).   Read More


Tuition Social Responsibility

We welcome students from anywhere in the world, we offer a simple tuition model where the tuition is the same for all our full time diploma programs.   Our programs are designed in a way that our students can work and study at the same time,  this allows them to pay for their education as they go.

Canadian Students

Tuition fees are in Canadian Dollars (CAD), reviewed annually by the Advisory Board and are subject to change without notice.

International Students

Tuition fees are in Canadian Dollars (CAD), reviewed annually by the Advisory Board and are subject to change without notice.


Application Fee

Canadian Students

$125 CAD Non refundable

International Students

$250 CAD Non refundable


Continuing Education Certificate Courses (Includes Application Fee)

Name Number of Payments Duration Cost
Introduction to Concept Art 1 1 month $499
Introduction to 3D Character Animation 1 1 month $499
Introduction to Matte Painting 1 1 month $499
Introduction to Video Game Design 1 1 month $499
Introduction to 2D Computer Animation 1 1 month $499
Introduction to 3D Modeling 1 1 month $499
Introduction to FX-TD 1 1 month $499
Anime and Manga: Getting Started 1 1 month $250
Anime and Manga: World Building 1 1 month $250
Anime and Manga: Ink and Colour 1 1 month $250
Writing for Animation 1 3 months $1,497

Continuing Education Courses are taxable if taken within Canada.  Taxes are applied based on the province of residence according to Canada Revenue Agency regulations.

Credits from Continuing Education courses can be used towards our Diploma Programs within six months of application.
A minimum of 3 students is required to start the course

 

Full Time Diploma Programs - Canadian Students Tuition

Online Diploma Programs
Program Duration Tuition
Digital Matte Painting Diploma 12 Months $18,500
3D Character Animation Diploma 12 Months $18,500
Concept Art Diploma 12 Months $18,500
Video Game Design Diploma 12 Months $18,500
Animated Short Films Diploma 12 Months $18,500
2D Computer Animation Diploma 12 Months $18,500
Advanced 3D Modeling Diploma 12 Months $18,500
Effects Technical Director Diploma 12 Months $18,500
Payment Options  Frequency Amount Due
A Full Payment $18,500
B Trimesterly $4,810
C (not available for students on a study permit) Monthly $1,775

 

Full Time Diploma Programs - International Students Tuition

Online Diploma Programs
Program Duration Tuition
Digital Matte Painting Diploma 12 Months $24,500
3D Character Animation Diploma 12 Months $24,500
Concept Art Diploma 12 Months $24,500
Video Game Design Diploma 12 Months $24,500
Animated Short Films Diploma 12 Months $24,500
2D Computer Animation Diploma 12 Months $24,500
Advanced 3D Modeling Diploma 12 Months $24,500
Effects Technical Director Diploma 12 Months $24,500
Payment Options  Frequency Amount Due
A Full Payment $24,500
B Trimesterly $6,370

Part Time Diploma Programs (not available for students on a study permit)

Online Diploma Programs
Program Duration Tuition
3D Character Animation Diploma - Part Time 24 Months $21,050
Concept Art Diploma - Part Time 24 Months $21,050
Payment Options  Frequency Amount Due
A Full Payment $21,050
B Annually $11,035
C Per Term $5,775
D Monthly $1,010

 

Students Loans

See financial aid and student loans

 

Additional supplies

Additional supplies refer to a Webcam, Headphones, Microphone, Hardware and Software. Enrolled students will be eligible for academic discounts on Hardware, Software, Books and Art Supplies from multiple vendors.  Some supplies are optional, please refer to our program requirements.

 

Scholarships available

We are pleased to be one of the few schools offering scholarships.   Scholarships are based on merit composed of an art Portfolio and Official Grades from your previous school.  We offer 4 scholarships a year, once granted they must be maintained throughout the course of studies with a minimum of GPA B+.
Learn more about Scholarships

 

Refund Policy

See Refund Policy

 

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