Apply for external awards now

Applications are open for the Jason Lang, Louise McKinney, and Indigenous Careers awards. 

Important dates

Starting this fall, pay your tuition and fees in instalments

UCalgary is excited to begin offering self-service payment plans for all students as of fall 2021. You’ve told us you want more flexibility around tuition and fee payment deadlines, and we're happy to provide a new payment plan option based on your feedback.

View payment plan eligibility details »

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Your money

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Wondering about budgeting and credit?

On Sept. 28, join MoneySmart to learn about money management, using credit, student loan repayment, and more. 

Register to attend Budgeting and credit basics »

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Apply for fall 2021 and winter 2022 student loans now

If you're applying for student loans for the upcoming academic year, do so now because loans can take up to six weeks to process. The application is available through Student Aid Alberta.

Learn more about student loans »

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Join Money Smart this fall

Get Money Smart with our online financial literacy training. Learn about budgeting, cashflow, savings, and more. You can also earn prizes for completing the modules. 

Learn about Money Smart »

Funding your education

You'll likely use a variety of sources to cover the costs of attending university. This might include awards, scholarships, bursaries, RESPs, money from your family, a part-time job or student loans. 

Tuition and Fees

Learn about the mandatory and optional costs that are included in your tuition and general fees. 

Your tuition and fees

Awards and Scholarships

A variety of scholarships and bursaries are available to UCalgary students, both through the university and from external sources.

About awards and scholarships

Student Loans

Government student loans and grants are available to Canadian citizens and permanent residents who are studying full- or part-time. You'll apply through your home province or territory of residence.  

More about student loans

Wondering how much your degree will cost? Create a customized estimate with our online cost estimator.