Take out fewer loans

Looking for some extra cash for your tuition expenses? Why not apply for awards? Upcoming deadlines include Feb. 1 for the Dr. Gary McPherson Leadership Scholarship. 

Important dates

Find the funding for your next adventure

Want to study or research abroad, but not sure how you’ll pay for it? You should check out all the funding opportunities offered by departments and organizations affiliated with UCalgary.

Study abroad program UCalgary

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Your money

Money Smart workshops

Baffled by budgets? This workshop is for you!

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Join us Jan. 22 for this Money Smart financial literacy workshop. Learn how to create and stick to a budget in Budget Breakers: Budgeting 101.

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investment and financial planning

Lunch and learn: investment and financial planning

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Want to know more about financial planning and investing your money? Attend Money Smart's Lunch and Learn: Investment and Financial Planning

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Student Peer Assistance Bursary


Need a little extra financial help this semester? Are you facing extenuating circumstances? Check out the Student Peer Assistance Bursary for undergraduate students.

Learn more about the requirements »

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.