Financial Aid Steps
1. Scholarships, Awards and Bursaries
and international students.
b) To be eligible for other entrance scholarships, awards or bursaries at the university, students must complete an online application
and provide supporting documentation, if required.
Students may be eligible for scholarship or bursary assistance if they complete an online application and provide supporting documentation,
In-Course Bursary and Donor Sponsored Award Applications
Opens: Middle of August
Earliest Deadline to apply: September 30 for Law students and October 15 for all other students
For need-based bursaries students must have at least $1 of need as determined in their government financial aid application.
October 31 – UwinAward Application deadlines for many need-based awards. Instructions on completing profile found here.
Steps 2 – 4:
2. IGNITE: Work Study program funds part-time jobs on campus for students.
3. The Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP), offered by the Government of Ontario to Ontario residents, provides financial assistance to students to help them attend university. Funding is based upon financial need, not grades. With one application, students will be considered for non-repayable grants, as well as an OSAP loan. This application usually becomes available in early spring. Students from other Canadian provinces can apply directly to their province or territory for financial aid and US students can apply for US federal student aid.
4. External Scholarship Opportunities