Want free money? Apply for awards today!

Looking for some extra cash for your tuition expenses? Why not apply for awards? Upcoming deadlines include January 15 for the Laurence Decore Award for Student Leadership and Jason Lang Scholarship, and February 1 for the Dr. Gary McPherson Leadership Scholarship. Apply for these and other awards today!

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.

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Your money

Money Smart workshops

Money Smart workshops back on

Registrar | Money Smart
Join us for the first Money Smart workshop for 2019 on Jan. 22. Learn about some key budgeting aspects in Budget Breakers: Budgeting 101.

Register for a Money Smart workshop »

UPass

Your Unicard is your ticket to ride

Under the Arch | UPass
Did you know your Unicard can take you (almost) anywhere in Calgary? As long as you show your card to the right people, all you need to do is sit back and enjoy the journey.

Hitch a ride anywhere in Calgary with one sticker »

Breaking down your student loans

Breaking down your student loans

Finances 
When the time comes to repay your student loans, make sure you're ready and have an understanding of how it works with the Government of Canada's Loan Repayment Estimator.

Learn more about repaying your loans »


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.