Additional course costs
The following table sets out the general principles which apply to courses at the University of Winchester.
|Category||Included in the Tuition Fee||Additional cost to student|
|Field Trips (including trips abroad and trips to museums, theatres, workshops etc.)||Yes, if the trip contributes to the course as a core module, but not including food and drink.||Yes, if the trip is not an essential part of the course but is offered as part of an optional module, or for a student's personal development.|
|Travel and accommodation costs for placements||No||Travel and accommodation costs for all work placements.|
|Text-books||No||Students are required to purchase textbooks when recommended by their course.|
|Travel to other sites||No||Yes|
|Clothing/equipment||Yes, where the clothing/equipment is essential for Health & Safety reasons.||Yes, where the clothing and equipment is kept by the student and not essential for Health & Safety reasons.|
|Learning materials||Essential learning materials (excluding textbooks) in connection with the course.||Additional materials beyond the standard provision essential for the course or where the costs are determined by the student's area of interest and the outputs are retained by the student.|
|Library Fees, MMC Loan Counter and Fines||No||Students will be expected to pay a fine for late returns, loss and/or damage to the property. There are no fees for taking library books or equipment on loan.|
|Printing and photocopying||No, printing is free for students.||We are proud to offer free printing for all students to ensure that printing costs are not a potential financial barrier to student success. The University of Winchester and Winchester Student Union are champions of sustainability and therefore ask that all students consider the environment and print fairly. Students may be required to pay for the costs of dissertation binding. Indicative cost is £1.50-£3.|
|Social events||No, unless the event forms an essential part of the course.||Yes, unless the event forms an essential part of the course.|
|Graduation||It is free for the student to attend the ceremony itself, and to receive 2 guest tickets.||Robe hire/photography are additional costs payable by the student.|
Your additional costs
To find out what your costs are for your course, please see our course pages.