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Maintaining Renewable Entrance Scholarship Eligibility

View Historical Entrance Awards Regulations for Domestic Undergraduate students:

  • 2023 - 2024
  • 2022 - 2023
  • 2021 - 2022
  • 2020 - 2021
    • Students who started in Winter 2020 or prior and who are following regulations associated with academic years before 2020-2021, will be transitioned to the 2020-2021 academic year regulations in recognition of some of the changes that have been made to the requirements to receive and retain awards due to COVID.  These accommodations are in place for the 2020-21 academic year only.  Specifically,
      • Minimum course load has been reduced to 60%.  There is additional information for students with a documented permanent disability who are planning to take between 40% - 59% of a full course load.
      • Students who did not attain the minimum average required to renew their award by the end of the Winter 2020 term, will not receive their award in Fall 2020 however, should their average after Fall 2020 meet the minimum average required for renewal, they will be eligible to receive their award retroactive to Fall 2020 and Winter 2021.  These situations will be reviewed in early February or you may submit a service request via once your fall grades are posted to expedite the adjustment.
  • 2019 - 2020
  • 2018 - 2019

  • 2017 - 2018

  • 2016 - 2017

  • 2015 - 2016

  • 2014 - 2015

The University of Windsor provides an array of awards and financial aid programs which encourage and recognize academic achievement and help support students with financial difficulties.

To complete the UWinAward profile for scholarships and bursaries, sign in to UWinsite Student.


Services Available:

You may reach our office at: (519) 253-3000 Ext. 3300

Regular SAFA Service Hours 

 Monday  1:00PM - 4:00PM
 Tuesday  1:00PM - 4:00PM
 Wednesday    9:00AM - 12:00PM; 2:00PM - 4:00PM
 Thursday  9:00AM - 12:00PM; 2:00PM - 4:00PM
 Friday   1:00PM - 4:00PM


Please refer to as there may be a knowledge base article that may answer your question.

In order to better assist you, please always include your UWindsor Student Number in your communications.

Students should complete their UWinAward Student Application/Profile via UWinsite Student > Student Homepage > Award Profile to be matched with eligible funding opportunities.

Additional Information for Domestic Students who are experiencing financial hardship.

Additional Information for International Students who are experiencing financial hardship.

If you require additional assistance you may contact our office by email at



Documents may be faxed, sent as an attachment via email at, or placed in our drop-box located in the lobby of CHT or mailed to:

Student Awards & Financial Aid
University of Windsor
401 Sunset Ave. CHT Room 102
Windsor, ON N9B 3P4

Fax: (519) 973-7087

Please refer to as there may be a knowledge base article that may answer your question.


Student Awards & Financial Aid Office

University of Windsor
Chrysler Hall Tower, 1st Floor
401 Sunset Avenue
Windsor, ON, Canada, N9B 3P4

We are available for in-person service during the following hours:

Regular SAFA Service Hours

 Monday  1:00PM - 4:00PM
 Tuesday  1:00PM - 4:00PM
 Wednesday   9:00AM - 4:00PM
 Thursday  9:00AM - 4:00PM
 Friday   1:00PM - 4:00PM


To enter our in-person service queue with the Student Awards or the Financial Aid office, please scan this QR Code or click if using a mobile device:

If you feel that you need to talk to someone about your situation, please take the following steps:

1) Try asking your question using  We have many knowledge base articles that might be able to assist you with your question.

2) Log on to to submit a service request and a Student Awards or Financial Aid Representative will respond to your inquiry as soon as possible.

3) Call our office during our phone service hours.  A Student Award or Financial Aid Representative may be able to resolve your issue over the phone.

4) If options 1) through 3) do not resolve your issue,  we will schedule you a virtual Teams meeting/appointment with a Student Awards or Financial Aid Specialist for a time that is mutually convenient.


UWinAward Profile/Application Support

Here is the schedule for our virtual drop-in sessions available for students who require assistance with their UWinAward Profile/Application for bursary and scholarship applications.

Important Notes:

  • We will attempt to return messages and service requests within 2 business days where possible.  In September, January & May however, our response time may be closer to 7-10 business days.

  • Please do not leave/send multiple messages/emails as this will delay our response time.