Student awards and financial aid

Student awards and financial aid

In addition to offering scholarship, bursary and work study programs, we provide information about other funding sources, expected costs and strategies for balancing your budget.

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New student

New undergraduate students are eligible for entrance scholarships. This includes:

  • High-school students
  • College-transfer students
  • International students
  • Incoming athletes
  • Indigenous students

Find out more about entrance scholarships.

Current student

Currently enroled undergraduate students may be eligible for in-course scholarships. There are UVic and the departments offer these kinds of awards:

  • GPA-based
  • Application-based
  • Medals and prizes
  • Department awards
  • Athletic awards
  • Awards for students with a permanent disability
  • Awards for indigenous students

Find out more about in-course scholarships.

International student

There are awards for students based on other categories other than your academics or academic department. UVic offers scholarships and awards meant for especially for international students.

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Indigenous student

There are awards for students based on other categories other than your academics or academic department. UVic offers scholarships and awards meant for especially for indigenous students.

Find out more about entrance awards for indigenous students.

Athlete

There are awards for students based on other categories other than your academics or academic department.

Find out more about awards for UVic athletes.

Student with a permanent disability

Although students with a disability qualify for all other scholarships, there are additional awards specifically for students with a permanent disability.

Find out more about awards for students with a disability.