Distributed Learning School
North Vancouver School District
Fees: Adults, International and Special Services

​​​​The North Vancouver Distributed Learning School, as per Ministry of Education Policy, provides courses free of charge to students who are ordinarily residents in British Columbia and are:

  • Youth (up to the age of 19) who have not graduated from a BC Secondary School
  • Youth (up to the age of 19) who have graduated from a BC Secondary School and are upgrading a course or courses
  • Adults (19 +) who have not graduated from BC or from any other educational jurisdiction in the world
  • Adults (19+) who have graduated from a BC Secondary School or from any other educational jurisdiction in the world are eligible for specfic courses listed on the Ministry of Education's Graduated Adult Funding list (click here)
​As per Ministry policy, School Districts may set fees for students/services not supported by the Ministry of Education's mandate to support K-12 and adult non-graduates /graduates who are normally residents of British Columbia:
  • Adults (19+) who have graduated from a BC Secondary School or from any other educational jurisdiction in the world: 
    • a non-refundable fee of $550 per course will be charged for courses not listed on the Ministry of Education's Graduated Adult Funding list (click here), payable at the time of registration
  • International Students:
    • a non-refundable fee of $1 000 per course will be charged, payable at the time of registration
***International Students who are attending a North Vancouver School District Secondary School who need to take a DL course for graduation  and cannot fit it into their face-to-face timetable due to scheduling conflicts will not be charged a course fee. These students must have approval from their Grade Counsellor and this approval must be communicated to the NVDLS Principal to waive the course fee. 

Special Services Fees:
  • School Transcripts for students not currently enrolled in a DL course with NVDLS
    • $10
  • Enhanced Academic Advising that includes course adjustments, prior learning credit, equivalency, challenge, transcripts​, and upgrading
    • $50-$100 (dependent on the amount of time and paperwork necessary for graduation completion requirements)
  • Invigilation​​ of tests and exams
    • ​​​free for all current NVDLS students
    • free for any BC resident enrolled in any other BC Distributed Learning School and who require invigilation in North Vancouver
    • $50 for students taking DL courses at any post-secondary institution and who require invigilation in North Vancouver