Student Choice Initiative
The Student Choice Initiative program that was initiated for the 19-20 academic year has been cancelled by the provincial government. All ancillary fees will be automatically charged. For a breakdown of all ancillary fees, please click here
Students will have the opportunity to opt out of the following three fees:
The Orientation Week (O-Week) fee- Orientation Week (O-Week) takes place from September 6th-September 13th, 2020. O-Week is an amazing time when the entire campus community comes together to welcome new students and celebrate the start of the fall term. Our amazing orientation leaders (sophs) provide mentorship and support to introduce you to our strong campus community. We’re sure you have lots of questions about what Orientation Week will look like in the fall. Although COVID-19 has impacted the way we socialize with each other, Western and King’s are still very committed to providing a safe and unforgettable Orientation Week for all incoming students! O-Week events will be blended and include a mix of both in-person and virtual experiences. If you opt-out, you cannot participate in Orientation Week. The deadline to opt-out of Orientation Week for first year students is August 17th and is found on your student portal (below in red).
The King's Endowment Fee - This voluntary student donation will support the acquisition, restoration and maintenance of the property and buildings known as the St. Peter’s Seminary Lands. The campus development of the land will be a long-term project, with the input of students, faculty, staff, Campus Ministry, Indigenous partners, and the broader London community. The initial phase includes dedicated athletic and recreation spaces to be utilized by King’s students. The deadline to opt-out of the King's Endowment fee is September 25th, 2020 at 11:30pm and if found on your student portal (below in red)
USC Health and Dental Plan Fee - :All full time students are automatically charged and enrolled in the USC Health and Dental Plan. Students may choose to opt-out of the health (if they show they have sufficient coverage) and/or the dental portion of the plan. To opt out please click here. The deadline is September 23rd, 2020 at 11:30pm.
To submit your opt-out request for the Orientation Week fee and the King's Endowment Fee , click the red button below: