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ADMISSIONS

The Admissions Office for the Toronto Film School at Yorkville University is dedicated to providing support in navigating the admissions process. In keeping with Yorkville University’s core value of providing individual attention to students, prospective students going through this process can expect to receive personalized assistance.

TUITION

October 2017 Tuition Fees

TERM 1TERM 2TERM 3TERM 4TERM 5TERM 6TERM 7TERM 8
$1,730$2,595$2,595$2,595$2,595$2,595$2,595$2,595

 

  • The total tuition for the 24 month Diploma and Associate Diploma programs is $19,895.

*Please note the costs mentioned are based on the October 2017 fees. It does not include other fees such as books, expendable supplies, equipment and resource fee. All fees and charges are quoted in Canadian dollars (CAD). We also accept equivalent payment in other currencies.

For further information about tuition, fees and payment methods, please contact the Bursar’s Office. Tuition rates are confirmed 3 months prior to the start of each term. Changes to Tuition rates will be announced at least 3 months prior to the start of the term to which they apply. Current Tuition rates are available on the University’s website, or from the bursar’s office at 1-888-886-1882.

Estimated Cost of Expendable Supplies & Equipment (by Program)

FILM PRODUCTION

  • DSLR Camera (ranges from $279 – $1500)
  • Shotgun Microphone ($99 – $499)
  • 1TB Hard drive (Approx. $100)
  • 2 SD Cards, 128GB recommended ($79- $120 ea.)
  • Tripod ($99 – $299)
  • Adobe Creative Cloud for students is approximately $30 (USD)/mo. Pro Tools 12 is approximately $25 (USD)/mo.

Windows

  • Intel® Core™2 Duo or AMD Phenom® II processor; 64-bit support required
  • Windows 7 with Service Pack 1, Windows 8, or Windows 8.1
  • 4 GB of RAM (8 GB recommended)
  • 4 GB of available hard-disk space for installation; additional free space required during installation (cannot install on removable flash storage devices)
  • Additional disk space required for preview files and other working files (10 GB recommended for Premiere and 15GB for Pro Tools 11)
  • 1280 x 800 display
  • 7200 RPM or faster hard drive (multiple fast disk drives, preferably RAID 0 configured, recommended)
  • Sound card compatible with ASIO protocol or Microsoft Windows Driver Model
  • QuickTime 7.6.6 software required for QuickTime features

Mac OS

  • Multicore Intel processor with 64-bit support
  • Mac OS X v10.7, v10.8, or v10.9
  • 4 GB of RAM (8 GB recommended)
  • 4 GB of available hard-disk space for installation; additional free space required during installation (cannot install on a volume that uses a case-sensitive file system or on removable flash storage devices)
  • Additional disk space required for preview files and other working files (10 GB recommended for Premiere, and 15 GB for Pro Tools)
  • 1280 x 800 display
  • 7200 RPM hard drive (multiple fast disk drives, preferably RAID 0 configured, recommended)
  • QuickTime 7.6.6 software required for QuickTime features

Software Information

*Adobe Creative Cloud Student Membership
www.adobe.com/ca/creativecloud/buy/students.html

*For Editing courses beginning in Term 2

GRAPHIC DESIGN & INTERACTIVE MEDIA


Desktop*

Optimal: Mac Pro – tower which will also require monitor, input devices/accessories and camera

Preferred : iMac with Retina display 21.5” or 27” models – turnkey

Sufficient: iMac 21.5” model – turnkey

*Comparable PC with Windows based operating system

Laptop*

Preferred: MacBook Pro with Retina display 15” – turnkey

*Comparable Laptop with Windows based operating system

Software

Adobe Creative Cloud Student Membership: download Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, After Effects + Acrobat Pro

Equipment/Set-Up

  • colour scanner with a scan area of 8.5×14”/legal (or bigger), and 600 pixels (or higher) optical resolution
  • unlimited bandwidth is recommended as there will be weekly uploading and downloading of assets, resources and projects

 

INTERIOR DECORATING


Expendable Supplies: $2,000

Software

Adobe Creative Cloud Student Membership
www.adobe.com/ca/creativecloud/buy/students.html (or download Photoshop and Illustrator)

AutoCAD (free download)

Equipment/Set-Up

  • Colour scanner with a scan area of 8.5×14”/legal (or bigger), and 600 pixels (or higher) optical resolution

 

WRITING FOR FILM & TV


Final Draft (Final Draft Educational is available at a discount for students)

OR

Other industry standard screenwriting software.

 

VIDEO GAME ANIMATION


PC

  • Intel® Core™2 Duo or AMD Phenom® II processor; 64-bit support required
  • Windows 10
  • 8 GB of RAM
  • 1TB Hard Drive

Macbook Pro

  • 2.9GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 processor, Turbo Boost up to 3.3GHz
  • 8GB 2133MHz memory
  • 512GB PCIe-based SSD
  • Intel Iris Graphics 550
  • Backlit Keyboard (English) & User’s Guide
  • Four Thunderbolt 3 ports
  • Touch Bar and Touch ID
  • Windows

Software Information

Adobe Creative Cloud
www.adobe.com/ca/creativecloud/buy/students.html

Autodesk Entertainment Suite
www.autodesk.com/education/home

ZBrush (available at 50% discount for students)
http://store.pixologic.com/ZBrush-4R7-Academic-and-Educational-License/

Marvelous Designer
http://www.marvelousdesigner.com/product/pricing

Unreal Engine
https://www.epicgames.com/

The Wacom Intuos Pro Small tablet
http://www.wacom.com/en-us/products/pen-tablets/intuos-pro-small/