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

​​​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​. Cash only, please bring exact change.
    • Invigilations must be booked a week in advance. Please send the invigilation request forms from your school with the students' name and contact information and include the instructors' name and email and phone number. Email completed forms to dlreg@sd44.ca
    • Time slots are available on Mondays 9 AM - 12 PM or Wednesdays 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM for a maximum of 3 students per session.
      Phone: 604.903.3333 Email: dlreg@sd44.ca to book.